Gene Simmons Family Jewels - Summer 2012 Season

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What do you get when you combine Gene Simmons, the tongue-wagging demon of KISS, with Shannon Tweed, a former Playmate Of The Year? How about a loving, caring family with two normal, well-adjusted children. This A&E series, Gene Simmons Family Jewels, is full of surprises as viewers see the other side of a rich and famous rock star's life. Gene and Shannon have been happily unmarried for over 25 years and have no plans to change that arrangement any time soon. Gene is a high-powered celebrity and a multi-media magnate, but he also takes Gatorade to his daughter Sophie's soccer games and sits in the front row when his son Nick's rock band performs. Tune in to see how the most non-traditional traditional family in America manages to make it work under the oddest of circumstances.

Episode Guide - 2012 Summer Season

  1. The Honeymoon Is Over (May 28, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    Season Premiere - After a 28 year courtship, Gene and Shannon are finally man and wife. But just because a ring is on her finger doesn't mean all of their troubles are behind them. When Shannon wants to adopt a child some of Gene's past indiscretions rear their head. (1 hour)
    (Ratings Info - 1.25 million viewers, 0.5 Rating 18-49 demo)

  2. Starting Over (June 4, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    Gene and Shannon return to the subject of adoption and talk with Nick about his plans for the future.
    (Ratings Info - 1.11 million viewers, 0.5 Rating 18-49 demo)

  3. The Adoption Plan (June 4, 2012 - 9:30pm)
    Believing that Gene is having second thoughts about adoption, Shannon arranges for him to meet families with happy adoption stories; Nick looks for a place to live.
    (Ratings Info - 1.22 million viewers, o.5 Rating 18-49 demo)

  4. Where's Sophie? (June 11, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    Shannon believes the family will try to sabotage her interviews with the adoption agency; an angry and missing Sophie refuses to return Shannon's calls.
    (Ratings Info - 1.17 million viewers, 0.5 Rating 18-49 demo)

  5. Cold Front (June 11, 2012 - 9:30pm)
    Shannon travels to Whistler to confront Sophie after she does not show up for an important adoption meeting.
    (Ratings Info - 1.39 million viewers, 0.6 Rating 18-49 demo)

  6. Pregnate Pause (June 18, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    Gene hopes a long-overdue honeymoon will distract Shannon from her adoption plans; Tracy struggles with her own baby plans.
    (Ratings Info - 1.08 million viewers, 0.5 Rating 18-49 demo)

  7. The Demon Must Be Crazy (June 18, 2012 - 9:30pm)
    Shannon travels to Africa with Gene for their honeymoon, where she hopes to get his mind back on the subject of adoption.
    (Ratings Info - 1.16 million viewers, 0.5 Rating 18-49 demo)

  8. Gene's Other Children (June 25, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    Shannon brings Gene to meet the African children he sponsors; Tracy begins preparations for in vitro fertilization.
    (Ratings Info - 0.94 million viewers, 0.4 Rating 18-49 demo)

  9. Baby On Board? (July 2, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    Upon their return from Africa, Gene and Shannon finally come to blows over the adoption issue. When the moment of truth comes Shannon must decide if she will chose her family or adoption.
    (Ratings Info - 1.02 million viewers, 0.4 Rating 18-49 demo)

  10. KISS a Vet (July 9, 2012 - 9:00pm)
    After volunteering at a VA Hospital, Shannon decides to take it a step further and pose for a Pinup to raise money for the vets. Not to be outdone, Gene performs with the veterans at a benefit concert to help raise funds for the Rock 4 Vets program.
    (Ratings Info - 0.804 million viewers, 0.3 Rating 18-49 demo)

  11. Old Habits Die Hard (July 9, 2012 - 9:30pm)
    When Gene surprises Shannon with news of a new tour, Shannon starts to question if Rock Star Gene can stay true to their marriage vows. Meanwhile, Nick's womanizing ways has Shannon worried that he's turning into his father.
    (Ratings Info - 0.737 million viewers, 0.3 Rating 18-49 demo)

  12. Attack of the Groupies (July 9, 2012 - 10:00pm)
    Gene attempts to keep his raging rock 'n' roll hormones in check during a South American tour; a troubled Nick seeks help from Dr. Wexler.
    (Ratings Info - 0.952 million viewers, 0.4 Rating 18-49 demo)