Former Teen Mom 2 actress Jenelle Evans hasn’t appeared as a lead on the show since 2019, but isn’t shy about commenting on the show on social media.
This week, Evans exposed her former castmate Leah Messer by commenting on a clip from the show that has resurfaced on social media. The clip shared by a TikTok user @angel.bay.beeshows a blonde Messer in conversation with her mother Dawn Spears, whereby the user found Messer’s look a bit unusual.
“POV: You are a professional hairdresser and watch the staged Teen Mom scenes where they forced the girls to wear cheap wigs to camouflage the reshoot timeline 🤯🤭,” the user wrote Video.
Evans shared the video againadded a clip of her facing the camera with the added message: “✨ This is TRUE ✨ They thought they were sneaky”.
Jenelle Evans confirms Leah Messer wore a wig in ‘Teen Mom 2’ reshoots
Many fans were stunned to learn that Leah Messer wore a wig to cover up her hair change while filming a scene for Teen Mom 2, and were even more shocked that they didn’t realize it on first viewing.
“I really can’t believe so many of us didn’t realize this before 😂😂 – I always thought it was a bad haircut/dye job,” one fan commented on Evans’ TikTok, to which the former Teen Mom star replied , “Nooo 😂”.
Other TikTok users have called for the use of wigs on Teen Mom in the past, with a fan posting two videos in January 2021 first video features Messer in the same blonde wig that Evans drew attention to in her latest video. Commenting on this user’s video at the time, Evans confirmed that the reason for the wigs was “For pickup truck scenes…somewhat scripted scenes or moments they missed while filming,” with a second comment continuing, “And then we would do ours.” Dying hair…so to match the scene with what we were looking like last time they wore some wigs lol”. A fan asked if she’s under contract not to speak on the show at this point, and Evans confirmed, “I’m going to be completely out of contract in May 2021 lol 😁,” which could be an indication of her willingness to provide details to discuss so open now.
Another fan video by January 2021 shows actress Chelsea Houska on the phone with her friend in a brown hair wig with a hat over it.
Jenelle Evans says she was invited to Teen Mom
Despite revealing the show’s filming secrets via TikTok, Jenelle Evans claimed that the producers invited her back to the franchise to film Season 2 of Teen Mom: Family Reunion with various Teen Mom OG, Teen Mom 2 and Teen Mom: Young and Pregnant” cast members in Bend, Oregon this past summer. Evans says they sent her and her mum contracts, and while her mum was signing, she felt the pay wasn’t enough to persuade her to return, saying influencers made more money in a few Instagram posts when she appeared on Family Reunion. “.
More Heavy on Teen Mom News
More stories are loading
https://heavy.com/entertainment/teen-mom/jenelle-evans-leah-messer-filming-secret/ Jenelle Evans reveals the secret behind the making of ‘Teen Mom’.