'Welcome to Plathville': A look at Moriah Plath and Max Kallschmidt's relationship timeline
Max and Moriah's relationship in TLC's 'Welcome To Plathville' has been really popular with the show's viewers. They started dating in Season 2 as Moriah violated all rules when she met Max Kallschmidt, her first lover, and they stayed together in season 3.
Max gave Moriah a promise ring at the close of season 3, and he appeared ready to move to Tampa with her, her brother Ethan Plath, and her sister-in-law Olivia Plath. Unfortunately, the pair eventually split up, and Max confirmed the breakup in a video posted on his YouTube channel.
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How did Max and Moriah meet?
In June 2020, Moriah and her boyfriend made their relationship official on Instagram. They appeared to have met through Marsha Doll, a model who had previously worked with Micah. The two hit it off right away and Moriah's apprehensive date with Max drew the attention of the audience. They decided to merely be friends halfway through season 2. Max met Moriah's parents Kim and Barry, who appeared to be supportive of the relationship and took a liking to Max.
Moriah and Max had a beautiful time together at the end of season two. They danced and then decided to start their relationship.
Fans liked seeing Moriah Plath and Max Kallschmidt together. Since Moriah did not appear to receive any emotional support from her parents, fans were relieved to see her discover happiness and love with Max.
Max and Moriah in 'Welcome to Plathville' Season 3
Moriah and Max were still going great in season 3 of 'Welcome To Plathville', and they were very much in love. Fans observed how, unlike Ethan's wife Olivia Plath, Max was accepted into the family, even by Moriah's conservative parents. Moriah and Max enjoyed their parents' support even when they went against their norms, such as kissing in front of her younger brothers at the dinner table. Max promised Moriah that he would marry her one day and handed her a promise ring to prove it.
Moriah went from her little village in Georgia to Florida, where Max is from, towards the end of Season 3. Her brother, Ethan, and his wife, Olivia, were going to be her new neighbors. Fans hoped Max and Moriah would live together as well, but their relationship encountered a snag and they eventually split up.
Are Moriah Plath And Max Kallschmidt separated?
Max posted a video on his YouTube page on February 12, 2022, explaining his mental health journey and addressing his relationship status with Moriah. He also revealed that he had refused to appear in Season 4 of 'Welcome To Plathville.' You can watch the video below.
Max did not go into the specifics, but he implied that the reason for the separation was that he cheated on Moriah. He also revealed Moriah has been focusing on her singing career while he went to counseling and has gotten in touch with his emotions. When Max and Moriah talked next, they came to the conclusion that they still loved each other, but only as friends. Fans of 'Welcome to Plathville' will be heartbroken that Max and Moriah are no longer together, but given they may still be friends, there's always hope.
'Welcome To Plathville' Season 4 premieres on Tuesday, May 17 at 10 PM ET/PT on TLC.