‘Bringing Up Bates’ Renewed for Season 10 — Find Out When It Premieres

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Bringing Up Bates is coming back.

Season 10 of the UPtv reality series returns Thursday, April 8, at 9/8c, TV Insider has learned exclusively. The show follows Gil and Kelly Jo Bates and their 19 kids, which means no shortage of major life moments and changes — all while the supersize family navigates the pandemic.

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Some highlights include pregnancy announcements, daughter Katie and her boyfriend Travis doing some serious relationship work, one son possibly heading to the altar and birthday surprises.

“With a family as big as the Bates, the relatable, big life moments are never-ending,” says Hector Campos, vice president, content strategy and programming at UPtv. “We’re thrilled to bring our viewers another season.”

UPtv will also air a Bringing Up Bates special on Thursday, March 25, at 9/8c, because with a family that size, you need all the airtime you can get.

Bringing Up Bates Season 10 Poster

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The reality series is produced by Figure 8 Films. Bill Hayes, Kirk Streb, Deanie Wilcher, Jen Stocks, and director Matthew Hightower serve as executive producers. Erin Shockey is producer.

Bringing Up Bates, Thursday, 9/8c, UPtv