Finding fame. When Toddlers & Tiaras debuted on TLC in January 2009, viewers have been involved in regards to the lengths that oldsters went via to place their youngsters within the magnificence pageant world.
Even although the fact collection ran for seven seasons — and impressed a number of spinoffs — the controversy in regards to the youngsters’s provocative clothes and habits slowly turned the present’s legacy.
The contestants, nevertheless, discovered a way of accomplishment from becoming a member of the pageant circuit group. Danielle Kirby, who appeared on Toddlers & Tiaras greater than a decade in the past, beforehand mirrored on the achievements that got here from her love of pageantry.
“15 years of competing in pageants…being featured on Toddlers and Tiaras, learning to respect others as well as myself, gaining a passion for community service, and most importantly learning to love myself,” she wrote through Instagram in April 2021. “Pageants have made me into the women I am today. Thank you to everyone who has supported me along the way…the best is yet to come😉 #internationalpageantday 👑.”
Another Toddlers & Tiaras alum that discovered success since her time on the present was Eden Wood. The now-teenager scored a short-lived spinoff titled Eden’s World and later mentioned her historical past with actuality TV throughout the Toddlers & Tiaras: Where Are They Now? Special on Discovery+ in January 2021.
Wood, who boasts a big social media following, has continued to discover a future as an actress and mannequin whereas balancing faculty. “After hanging up her crown on Toddlers & Tiaras, Eden got her own network show entitled Eden’s World. However, her biggest opportunity would come as an [acting] audition for the role of Darla Hood in Universal Entertainment’s reboot of The Little Rascals Save The Day!” Wood’s web site bio detailed. “She won the role of this iconic character Darla Hood and moved to Los Angeles.”
The assertion continued: “Though Eden Wood may spend a large amount of time in front of the cameras, she is an Honor Student with a 4.0 GPA where she attends High School, has been inducted into the National Beta Club, is a member of FBLA, FCA, is a Flyer with her Varsity Cheer-leading Squad, plays drums in the band and sings soprano in choir!”
One year after the Discovery+ particular checked in on the Toddlers & Tiaras alums, Kailia Posey’s mom confirmed her daughter’s surprising dying on the age of 16. “I don’t have words or any thoughts,” Marcy Posey Gatterman wrote through Facebook in May 2022, alongside a photograph of Posey at her promenade. “A beautiful baby girl is gone. Please give us privacy as we mourn the loss of Kailia. My baby forever.”
At the time, the Whatcom County Medical Examiner advised Us Weekly that an investigation into the lady’s dying was at present ongoing. No explanation for dying was introduced amid the tragic information.
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