“We’ve been together for a year and a half,” he shares, noting that sometimes relationships can be challenging for him due to his line of work. It’s really hard to find someone that understands entertainment and the life and the work involved.”“Yes, Happy and still together!!! “I love [Colleen], but I can’t stop my dream because I’m so gung-ho on it. All that stuff — I don’t have to protect anyone anymore. However I feel that night — that’s what’s going to happen,” he says.
He’s fully aware of what people say about him — from those now out-of-date Ed Hardy jokes to suggestions that he’s a deadbeat dad.“I know everything that’s going on. I know the haters, the lovers, the team this, the team that,” he says. “Because I was sworn to secrecy by TLC through my injunction, I had no voice,” explains Jon, whose divorce was tabloid fodder to the max. And pay all the court fees in the hopes that you’ll get something out of it. Unless you can arbitrate out of it and have a working relationship with the other parent, you’re going to spend a lot of money.”And there’s no working relationship.
Jon & Kate Plus 8 dad is a DJ now, and it was prom season. Now I just want to add more dynamic to it by filming it.”Through this agency, he plans to film and produce a music-related docuseries that will bring him back to TV.
An hour later, however, we had talked about so much more than his post-reality TV career path, including his kids (one of whom he hasn’t seen in a year and a half), his ex-wife (today marks seven years since they filed for divorce, and the ice hasn’t thawed), his current relationship (which has its troubles), and even tabloid fixtures from the post-Jon & Kate Plus 8 era (remember Hailey Glassman? “The platform might start off on You Tube, and we’ll see what happens, but I’m sure somebody is going to pick it up as soon as they see my face,” he says.
Because you know they made money, I made money, and everybody made money. You can’t run from who you are and how people see you. “It’s unfair of her to do that, considering she claims that she does her best for all my kids. My hands are tied.”Jon’s marriage to Kate unraveled in front of our eyes on Jon & Kate Plus 8.
And everybody had a great time and they’re going to come back next week. Now I’m just showing people naturally that I’m good person.”" data-reactid="82"As for why he’d even want to return to showbiz life after being ripped to shreds by the tabs, he says, “The two options are: Follow the entertainment route, the job you’ve been doing for 10 years, or go back to IT. (Photo: TLC)Describing the situation with Kate as “bad right now,” he says he needs “time to go back to court,” but it’s expensive.