“Did we make the correct choice by strolling away?”
Posted on January 29, 2021, at 6:41 a.m. ET
Late final 12 months, the primary household of Calabasas revealed that their iconic present, Retaining Up With The Kardashians, can be coming to an finish in early 2021.
The Kardashian/Jenners confirmed the information with matching Instagram statements wherein they thanked followers for all their help during the last 14 years and 20 seasons of the present.
“With out Retaining Up with The Kardashians, I would not be the place I’m immediately,” Kim wrote in her assertion. “I’m so extremely grateful to everybody who has watched and supported me and my household these previous 14 unimaginable years.”
Earlier this month the Kardashians revealed that filming for the ultimate season had wrapped, with the household sharing emotional drinks with the manufacturing crew who every obtained a Rolex watch as a farewell present.
And now the all essential teaser trailer for the ultimate season has arrived and boy is it emotional.
The trailer opens with flashbacks to iconic moments from the present, as Kim and Khloé reminisce over the reminiscences.
Interspersed between these flashback photographs are the phrases: “For 14 years, they opened their hearts. Now, the curtain is about to shut. Sustain for one final season.”
We then get to see the second the Kardashians informed the manufacturing crew that the present can be ending — a second they’ve all maintained was the toughest a part of deciding to name time on KUWTK.
By means of tears, Kris Jenner says: “We simply needed to let you know in person who we cannot be going ahead with filming the present anymore.”
The digicam cuts to crew members crying too…
Earlier than Kim bursts into tears and says: “I simply need you to know that we actually admire you guys — each one among you.”
However elsewhere within the trailer, there are hints at main ~drama.~
First, we see Khloé telling Tristan that she’s prepared for child quantity two!
“I simply really feel it is time to have one other child,” Khloé says within the clip, earlier than Tristan breaks right into a smile.
“For nearly a 12 months now, you have been a very totally different individual,” she informed Tristan in the course of the episode final 12 months. “It frustrates me as a result of I am like, ‘Why now? Why are you the person I dreamed of at the moment? Why could not you’ve got been like that once we had been collectively?'”
So, evidently maybe Khloé and Tristan have rekindled their relationship for good — and that the season might spherical out with a second Child Thompson on the best way.
The trailer then goes on to deal with Scott and Kourtney’s relationship, with the household closely hinting that the pair, who cut up in 2015, are ~finish sport.~
“I noticed Scott and Kourtney asleep collectively on the sofa,” Kim tells her household earlier than the digicam cuts to the lovable scene.
“They’re positively made for one another,” Kendall goes on. “Like, they’re alleged to be collectively.”
And the trailer ends with a touch that the household have been doubting whether or not they made the correct choice to finish the present.
The phrases: “Have fun the period, the empire, the top” flash up on the display screen, earlier than the digicam cuts to Kris Jenner — the present’s creator — in a ultimate confessional.
“Did we make the correct choice by strolling away?” Kris asks the digicam earlier than the trailer involves an finish.
A lot has been manufactured from what the longer term will maintain for the household after the season 20 finale.
Again in September, BuzzFeed Information speculated that KUWTK ending might threat the household’s total empire. In any case, the present gives the framework for every thing else they do — it extends the information cycle, ensures visibility and connects them because the world’s most ubiquitous, highly effective superstar model. With out it, they threat shedding the very automobile of their fame.
But it surely stays to be seen how every thing unfolds over the following few months, and for now the countdown to March 18 is on.
Season 20 of Retaining Up With the Kardashians premieres Thursday, March 18 at 8:00pm ET/PT on E!