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Recent docu-series featuring a family dynamic have proven to tear families apart, but the Simmons-Tweed clan just keeps growing closer together. Season 5 of Gene Simmons Family Jewels, featuring rock god Gene Simmons and his unconventional family, will cross the 100th episode threshold and continue to give viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the family’s many adventures and milestone moments. From a major health scare for Shannon, to Sophie’s high school graduation, to Gene’s 60th and Nick’s 21st birthdays, this is going to be a very emotional year for Gene and Shannon as both their children are fast becoming adults. Plus, with everything going on at home, KISS has been in the midst of a two-year, sold-out world — viewers will get an unprecedented all-access pass to the band’s American leg of the tour, meeting up with Gene in several cities. This season also features Nick playing with KISS members Tommy Thayer (lead guitar), Eric Singer (drums), and dad on bass at Comic-Con for the launch of his newest graphic novel, Incarnate, which Nick both wrote and drew; Sophie looking at colleges; Gene touring his roots in New York City; and much more.

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Recent docu-series featuring a family dynamic have proven to tear families apart, but the Simmons-Tweed clan just keeps growing closer together. Season 5 of Gene Simmons Family Jewels, featuring rock god Gene Simmons and his unconventional family, will cross the 100th episode threshold and continue to give viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the family’s many adventures and milestone moments. From a major health scare for Shannon, to Sophie’s high school graduation, to Gene’s 60th and Nick’s 21st birthdays, this is going to be a very emotional year for Gene and Shannon as both their children are fast becoming adults. Plus, with everything going on at home, KISS has been in the midst of a two-year, sold-out world — viewers will get an unprecedented all-access pass to the band’s American leg of the tour, meeting up with Gene in several cities. This season also features Nick playing with KISS members Tommy Thayer (lead guitar), Eric Singer (drums), and dad on bass at Comic-Con for the launch of his newest graphic novel, Incarnate, which Nick both wrote and drew; Sophie looking at colleges; Gene touring his roots in New York City; and much more.

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    The Demon Turns 60

    Shannon is convinced the Gene's pleas to not celebrate his 60th birthday are just cries for attention so she and Paul Stanley plan a huge bash--which Gene almost misses when he decides to travel for business on his big day. The episode marks the first time all of KISS appear on the show...and even bowl! Plus celebrity birthday wishes from Aerosmith's Joe Perry and Bill Maher.

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    • 21 Minutes

    Shannon is convinced the Gene's pleas to not celebrate his 60th birthday are just cries for attention so she and Paul Stanley plan a huge bash--which Gene almost misses when he decides to travel for business on his big day. The episode marks the first time all of KISS appear on the show...and even bowl! Plus celebrity birthday wishes from Aerosmith's Joe Perry and Bill Maher.

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 5

    Like Father, Like Son

    The apple does not fall far from the tree as Nick and his girlfriend Rose struggle with Nick's growing commitments to school, his comic book, and his band. Gene and Shannon offer him conflicting advice as Gene boards a plane to Singapore to obtain funding for a KISS Vegas show and inadvertently insults his hosts. What must father and son each do to get back into everyone's good graces?

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    • 21 Minutes

    The apple does not fall far from the tree as Nick and his girlfriend Rose struggle with Nick's growing commitments to school, his comic book, and his band. Gene and Shannon offer him conflicting advice as Gene boards a plane to Singapore to obtain funding for a KISS Vegas show and inadvertently insults his hosts. What must father and son each do to get back into everyone's good graces?

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 7

    Don't Mess With the Simmons

    Nick is forced to spend time with the son of one of Gene's potential clients and is dragged into a wild adventure including a beach party, a beautiful girl and crazy surfers that provoke a high-speed car chase. Meanwhile Shannon and Tracy host a designer "Tazer Party" to promote self-defense.

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    • 21 Minutes

    Nick is forced to spend time with the son of one of Gene's potential clients and is dragged into a wild adventure including a beach party, a beautiful girl and crazy surfers that provoke a high-speed car chase. Meanwhile Shannon and Tracy host a designer "Tazer Party" to promote self-defense.

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 9

    Smarty Pants

    Gene attempts to inflate his ego by accepting Mark Burnett's invitation to compete on "Are You Smart Than A 5th Grader?" and uses a college marketing class to help him develop ideas for a potential client.

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    • 21 Minutes

    Gene attempts to inflate his ego by accepting Mark Burnett's invitation to compete on "Are You Smart Than A 5th Grader?" and uses a college marketing class to help him develop ideas for a potential client.

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 11

    Hunks with Hammers

    When Sophie needs to create a business for her school project, she finds the perfect idea right under the kitchen sink. When Gene and Shannon see the potential in the business they pressure her into expanding, but she doesn't want to conquer the world--just get an A.

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    When Sophie needs to create a business for her school project, she finds the perfect idea right under the kitchen sink. When Gene and Shannon see the potential in the business they pressure her into expanding, but she doesn't want to conquer the world--just get an A.

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 12

    Love Thy Neighbor

    While on tour with KISS Gene manages to find a few days to sneak back home to the family only to interrupt Shannon's latest project--building a pool house. Gene gets more than he bargained for when Shannon realizes all of their neighbors' signatures must be on the permits so they must begin kissing butt and doing favors to win these strangers over.

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    • 21 Minutes

    While on tour with KISS Gene manages to find a few days to sneak back home to the family only to interrupt Shannon's latest project--building a pool house. Gene gets more than he bargained for when Shannon realizes all of their neighbors' signatures must be on the permits so they must begin kissing butt and doing favors to win these strangers over.

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    • EPISODE 14

    Pest Control

    Gene becomes obsessed with a mystery creature scurrying around the house that only he can hear. While Gene goes on the hunt for the vermin, Sophie decides to make some extra money babysitting but must call Nick for reinforcements when the kids become too much to handle.

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    • 21 Minutes

    Gene becomes obsessed with a mystery creature scurrying around the house that only he can hear. While Gene goes on the hunt for the vermin, Sophie decides to make some extra money babysitting but must call Nick for reinforcements when the kids become too much to handle.

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 15

    The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth

    In an interesting twist, Gene tags along with Nick when he must travel to Comic Con for business and promote his new comic book, "Incarnate." To get back at dad for all the awkward positions he has put him in over the years, Nick volunteers Gene and three-quarters of KISS to be his backing band at the comic's premiere party. While Nick leads the biggest band in the world through a live set of classics, Shannon and Tracy compete in a 5K to prove to a group of younger women they have still "got it.

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    • 21 Minutes

    In an interesting twist, Gene tags along with Nick when he must travel to Comic Con for business and promote his new comic book, "Incarnate." To get back at dad for all the awkward positions he has put him in over the years, Nick volunteers Gene and three-quarters of KISS to be his backing band at the comic's premiere party. While Nick leads the biggest band in the world through a live set of classics, Shannon and Tracy compete in a 5K to prove to a group of younger women they have still "got it.

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    • EPISODE 18

    Face Your Demons

    While on tour in Amsterdam, Gene and Shannon spend some quality time with a young fan writing a school report on Gene. Things take a very emotional turn when the subject matter turns from music to his mother and her experiences as a holocaust survivor. After a soul baring tour of Anne Frank's home, Gene and Shannon meet the boy's family, which share a common history with Gene's mom.

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    • 43 Minutes

    While on tour in Amsterdam, Gene and Shannon spend some quality time with a young fan writing a school report on Gene. Things take a very emotional turn when the subject matter turns from music to his mother and her experiences as a holocaust survivor. After a soul baring tour of Anne Frank's home, Gene and Shannon meet the boy's family, which share a common history with Gene's mom.

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    • 43 Minutes
    • EPISODE 20

    Gene's Handicap

    When Shannon loses a mini-golf game and a bet to Gene, the overconfident Demon volunteers to appear at a Charity Golf Tournament hosted by KISS Lead Guitarist Tommy Thayer. The only problem is that Gene has never played Golf and thinks his mini-golf skills will help him win a bet he's made with Doc.

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    • 21 Minutes

    When Shannon loses a mini-golf game and a bet to Gene, the overconfident Demon volunteers to appear at a Charity Golf Tournament hosted by KISS Lead Guitarist Tommy Thayer. The only problem is that Gene has never played Golf and thinks his mini-golf skills will help him win a bet he's made with Doc.

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    • EPISODE 22

    Three's a Crowd

    While on Tour with Gene in Madrid, Spain, Shannon takes in the sights with a sexy tour guide. A jealous Gene decides to tag along on Shannon's tour and shows her that her man still has it. Meanwhile, back in Los Angeles, Tracy ropes Nick into helping her and her injured Nanny plan Jake and Hunter's Birthday party.

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    • 21 Minutes

    While on Tour with Gene in Madrid, Spain, Shannon takes in the sights with a sexy tour guide. A jealous Gene decides to tag along on Shannon's tour and shows her that her man still has it. Meanwhile, back in Los Angeles, Tracy ropes Nick into helping her and her injured Nanny plan Jake and Hunter's Birthday party.

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    • EPISODE 23

    My Fair Lady

    While Gene is in Mexico for an award show a friend from the Tweed's hometown of Dildo, New Foundland comes to visit and quickly transforms into a Beverly Hills cougar, much to the chagrin of her husband who liked the Plain Jane he married.

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    While Gene is in Mexico for an award show a friend from the Tweed's hometown of Dildo, New Foundland comes to visit and quickly transforms into a Beverly Hills cougar, much to the chagrin of her husband who liked the Plain Jane he married.

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    • EPISODE 24

    Keeping up with the Demon

    Nick enjoys the perks of being with the Band while touring Europe with Gene. But will Nick be able to keep up with dear old Dad and the KISS tour schedule? Meanwhile back in Los Angeles in an empty house, Shannon misses her family and jumps at the chance to help Tracy. When Tracy and her family move in, craziness ensues and Shannon doesn't know how un-invite them.

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    • 21 Minutes

    Nick enjoys the perks of being with the Band while touring Europe with Gene. But will Nick be able to keep up with dear old Dad and the KISS tour schedule? Meanwhile back in Los Angeles in an empty house, Shannon misses her family and jumps at the chance to help Tracy. When Tracy and her family move in, craziness ensues and Shannon doesn't know how un-invite them.

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    • 21 Minutes
    • EPISODE 25

    Scaredy Cat

    Gene is approached to turn his comic book into a paranormal show and spends a night aboard a haunted ship to see if the idea has merit.

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    • 21 Minutes

    Gene is approached to turn his comic book into a paranormal show and spends a night aboard a haunted ship to see if the idea has merit.

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    • 21 Minutes
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