Published Jul 12, 2017Toby Willis, a father of 12 that starred in the TLC reality series The Willis Family, has been convicted of child rape.
Approximately 12 years ago, Willis had a sexual encounter with an underage girl. He pleaded guilty to four counts of child rape.
In addition to The Willis Family, Toby and his wife Brenda performed alongside their 12 children in a folk group called the Willis Clan. They advanced to the quarter finals of America's Got Talent.
According to the Associated Press, Willis now faces 40 years in prison.