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Why Are Jeremy And Audrey Roloff Leaving Little People, Big World? New Details On Their Departure

Why Are Jeremy And Audrey Roloff Leaving Little People, Big World?

Why are Jeremy And Audrey Roloff leaving Little People, Big World? Jeremy and Audrey Roloff are leaving Little People, Big World after 14 years and 17 seasons on TLC. The 28-year-old father of Ember Jean Roloff took to Instagram to break the news of his family's departure from the long running and beloved show. Here's what we know about Jeremy and Audrey Roloff's decision to leave Little People, Big World so far. 

1. His Instagram Post

Jeremy took to Instagram with a lengthy message accompanying the photo below. It said, "After 14 years, over 300 episodes, and 17 seasons, the time has come. A year ago I made the decision that this season would be our last. It has been an amazing run, and I can’t say thank you enough to all of you who have watched and supported us along the ride. We have the most loyal fans on TV and we appreciate every one of you. You are what made doing this so fun. We will still be supporting the family as they carry the #LPBW torch onward. This is a decision concerning Audrey and me specifically - the show must go on! That being said, we’re not disappearing. We have a lot of exciting stuff in the works and are eager to continue the work that the Lord has called us to! Again, we thank you, and always enjoy when we get a chance to meet one of you. Whether it be in the airport, on the street, at pumpkin season or at one of our upcoming Beating50percent events! THANK YOU for all the love and support. Your messages, comments, gifts, and mail are noticed and appreciated. You guys are the best. Thank you for respecting our decision. I also want to give a big thank you to the team at TLC. Thanks for putting up with us;) You’ve provided us with a grand opportunity and for that we are forever grateful. you can watch the video on my IGTV. Under the mercy, -Jeremy"

2. The show must go on

It is bittersweet to see Jeremy leave the show. We watched him grow up, meet his wife Audrey, have his first child Ember, and find his way as an adult and man of faith. Little People, Big World is expected to continue with his parents and some of his siblings. 

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3. Audrey is getting fan support.

Fans took to the comments of Audrey's Insta to wish them luck and express how sad they are that the adorable couple and their baby are leaving the show. Insta user @elizacrone wrote: "I can’t believe you are leaving the show. I just can’t .Thank God for insta. But still," followed by emojis of a broken heart. User @newportsands wrote: "Sad to hear about your (sic) guy’s departure from the show, but I’m looking forward to what’s in store for you all!"

4. What's the real reason?

A deeper dive into Jeremy's Insta stories revealed the reason the couple are leaving the show that brought them wealth and fame. He wrote, "Two years ago when Audrey got pregnant, I started thinking how long I wanted to keep doing the show," he said, noting that when Ember was born, and during the past year, they've felt the need to move on and concentrate on other projects."

Jeremy and Audrey are authors of two books: Navigators Council: Connect, Communicate and Grow in Love Through 6 Weekly Questions and A Love Letter Life. Jeremy posted the photo below on June 12th. He captioned it: A day after this photo — as you may have heard — Audrey woke up with mono. And gee, what a plague it is. With this being a travel week, our book manuscript due in the very near future, and the upcoming launch of some new projects, we need prayer! Bold prayer for healing and redemption. Read @audreyroloff ‘s most recent post for the update. Thanks you guys!"

5. Audrey Has Plans

A friend of Audrey’s revealed what the stunning 26-year-old redhead was thinking about the departure from the series. She apparently believes she can be a huge social media star. Audrey plugs a lot of clothes and beauty products on her social media accounts. The source also said that being on the show didn’t make Audrey as happy as she thought it would. Leaving the show allows her to take more control of her life.

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Amy Lamare is a Los Angeles based freelance writer covering entertainment, pop culture, beauty, fashion, fitness, technology, and the intersection of technology, business, and philanthropy. She is deeply devoted to her chocolate Labrador and an avid long distance runner. You can find her on Instagram and Facebook.