Maci Bookout Explains Why She Quit on Teen Mom OG Season 5, Episode 6
Maci Bookout quit Teen Mom OG thanks to Farrah Abraham joining the show, and she's finally explaining what motivated her decision. In an Featured Moment with MTV, Maci says that she simply wasn't comfortable having her son, Bentley, sharing screen time with Farrah.
“When I was approached about the show coming back on, I made it very, very clear that I was not going to have any part of the show if her story was going to be on the show too,” Maci explains. However, Maci says her feelings have nothing to do with Farrah personally.
“I just don't find it appropriate to put my 6-year-old son on TV where one second we're at the baseball field playing baseball with him, and come back from a commercial break and we're at a strip club," Maci says. “That's not appropriate. If it was, 6-year-olds could get into strip clubs.”
So far, MTV has shied away from filming the NSFW parts of Farrah's life, and have instead focused on her relationship with her parents and daughter. However, Farrah was working at a strip club for several months, so it's only a matter of time until her after-school activities make it onto the show...