It's Official: E! Cancels 'I Am Cait'

"It's time for the next adventure."

It’s the end for “I Am Cait.” 

Caitlyn Jenner took to Twitter Tuesday night to confirm that her very own E! reality series has been cancelled after two seasons on the air. 

E! released a statement after Jenner tweeted, saying:

“Caitlyn and E! have mutually decided not to move forward with another season at this time. She will always remain a part of the E! family, and we look forward to continue following her journey as she appears on Keeping Up With the Kardashians.”

When “I Am Cait” premiered in July 2015 after her groundbreaking coming out with Diane Sawyer, the first episode saw 2.5 million viewers, which was the highest ratings E! had snagged for a premiere in four years, according to Vulture. However, come Season 2, ratings dipped and saw a low of just 480,000 viewers

Ahead of Season 2, E!’s Head of Programming Jeff Olde said the show was about far more than numbers for the network.  

“[H]aving viewers talk about trans issues and to have the most famous transgender person on the planet be the center point of a show for an entertainment network like E! is a hugely important thing,” he told the New York Times. “It’s culturally significant. We always love ratings but we do the show for many reasons.”

Jenner is set be back on KUWTK and will appear in the upcoming season of Amazon’s “Transparent,” according to Deadline.



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