The reality show "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" is coming to an end.
After 14 years and 20 seasons of the reality show, the Kardashians and Jenners are saying goodbye to E !, as the famous family announced on Tuesday.
In an Instagram post, Kim Kardashian West shares a heartfelt statement on behalf of himself, the head of the family - mom Kris Jenner; sisters Kourtney Kardashian, Khloe Kardashian, Kylie Jenner and Kendall Jenner; brother Rob Kardashian; and Courtney's ex, Scott Disick.
“To our amazing fans - with a heavy heart, we want to say that we made the difficult decision as a whole family to say goodbye to Keeping Up with the Kardashians,” the statement said. “After 14 years, 20 seasons, hundreds of episodes and many additional shows, we are immensely grateful to everyone who has watched us all these years - in good times, bad times, happiness, tears, many relationships and children. We will always cherish wonderful memories and countless people we met along the way."
The family thanks “the thousands of people and businesses that have become part of this experience, and most importantly, a special thank you to Ryan Seacrest for believing in us, E! For being our partner and our production team at Bunim / Murray who has spent countless hours documenting our lives."
As for the final season, it will "air early next year in 2021."
“If it weren't for Keeping Up with the Kardashians, I wouldn't be where I am today. I am incredibly grateful to everyone who has watched and supported me and my family for the past 14 incredible years,”said 39-year-old Kim. We are who we are and I will forever be indebted to everyone who played a role in shaping our careers and changed our lives forever."
“With love and gratitude, Kim,” she concluded.
The announcement was made in connection with the fact that Kim's husband, rapper Kanye West, continues his election race for the presidency of the United States. The star has four children: daughters North, 7, and Chicago, 2, and sons Saint, 4, and Psalm, 1, from her husband Kanye West.
The series, co-authored with Ryan Seacrest, premiered in 2006. It tells the story of a famous family and the intricacies of her personal and professional life, including romance, breakups, divorces, childbirth, the launch of several businesses and the transformation of husband Kris Jenner into Caitlyn Jenner.
Courtney, 41, and Chloe, 36, also shared the statement on their Instagram accounts on Tuesday.