We’re all used to seeing the lives of favorite reality-TV stars online and on-screen, but what happens when the cameras sway away?
Top 10 things you didn’t know about Ryan & Mackenzie Edwards
1) They’ve quit ‘Teen Mom: OG’
In case you were hoping to see Ryan and Mackenzie return to the MTV’s hit-series you won’t be having a great time watching them on your big screen as they’re long gone.
Ryan and Mackenzie confirmed their departure from ‘Teen Mom: OG’ back in 2018.
“The network told us they don’t want to show Ryan as a recovering addict,” Mackenzie revealed.
“They don’t want to show me or Mack in a happy light or that I am active in my recovery. I AM,” Ryan previously shared on Instagram.
2) They were on ‘Teen Mom’ due to money issues
According to a source, the couple had remained on the show due to money issues.
MTV is known to compensate cast members fairly well as some of them are pulling $500,000 per season of the show.
Furthermore, Mackenzie is reportedly working at her father’s insurance company while Ryan is currently unemployed.
3) They’re expecting
Mackenzie and Ryan are soon to welcome a new family member. The couple announced that their second child together is due in January.
4) Ryan is out of rehab
Although he’s had his fair share of bad reputation on ‘Teen Mom,’ Ryan continued to fight for a normal life and eventually managed to get off his bad habits.
Citing his departure from ‘Teen Mom,’ Ryan revealed that, “…They want me to look angry, passive aggressive and uncaring regarding things that mean the most to me.”
5) Their salary (while they were on the show)
We’ve previously noted that the ‘Teen Mom’ cast gets compensated fairly well, and this was also the case with Ryan and Mackenzie.
Ryan was reportedly making up to $25,000 per episode but Mackenzie’s salary details weren’t revealed.
6) They’re actually married
In case you didn’t know, Ryan and Mackenzie are officially a married couple, Mr. & Mrs Edwards.
They got hitched in May 2017 and will be soon celebrating 3 years of marriage.
7) Ryan hopes to stay healthy
In one of the recent interviews, Ryan has expressed gratitude and forgiveness towards himself first and family foremost.
He noted that while this sort of thing can’t be explicitly promised, he’ll do his best to avoid using again.
8) Mackenzie’s tattoo
the ex-‘Teen Mom: OG’ star isn’t a huge fan of tattoos but has one nevertheless.
Hers is a simple cross that has intrinsic value to herself.
“No one comes to the Father except through me. //John 14:6// and yes, the lines are straight, it’s just healing!” Edwards noted on Instagram.
9) Ryan’s a car enthusiast
In one of her most recent Instagram posts, Mackenzie mentioned that Ryan has got himself a brand new car, his favorite one.
“They finally got their dream car,” she revealed.
10) Ryan’s job
Ryan’s wife, Mackenzie, once revealed that he works as a diesel mechanic and that he also works on power lines.