TLC readies all-female quintuplet series

U.S. net TLC has announced a seven-episode docuseries following America's first all-female set of quintuplets. (Pictured: Adam and Danielle Busby)
August 7, 2015

U.S. net TLC has announced a seven-episode docuseries following the world’s first all-female set of quintuplets since 1969.

Produced by The Boardwalk Entertainment Group, the as-yet-untitled series is set to focus on the lives of Adam and Danielle Busby (pictured) and four-year-old daughter Blayke as they adjust to their now crowded home with the arrival of Olivia Marie, Ava Lane, Hazel Grace, Parker Kate and Riley Paige, who were born on April 8┬áby Caesarean section at the Woman’s Hospital of Texas in Houston.

The unscripted program will also spotlight Danielle’s mother, Michelle, her older twin sisters and their families as they help the Busbys survive the girls’ first few months in their new home.

The TLC series is slated to premiere in the spring of 2016.

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