The show premiered on August 8, , and ended on August 14, The reality series received predominantly negative reviews from television critics during its run. On October 24, , TLC cancelled the series after four seasons when cast member June "Mama June" Shannon was seen with the man who molested her eldest child and is the father to another of her children, prompting Shannon to admit to Entertainment Tonight that the two men are both registered sex offenders. The first season of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo aired from August 8 to October 26, , and was followed by four specials airing in early
Mama June's Tragic Real-Life Story
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But it seems the biggest low was June's March arrest for suspicion of possession of a controlled substance. The couple's arrest stemmed from a report of a dispute between the couple at a gas station in Macon County, Ala. Now, Mama June claims she and boyfriend Geno Doak are celebrating seven months of sobriety. So, where are they now?
Mama June Reveals What She's Looking for in a Man — and Whether She Would Consider a Dating Show
Their popularity earned them their own reality series, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, which chronicled the Shannon family members. The family also appeared in other television series. Mama June has always managed to remain in the limelight following her affair with criminals who were convicted in the past or eventually convicted after they met.
Mama June Shannon just took a big step in her relationship with her new man. In the season 2 premiere of Mama June: From Not to Hot , the reality star introduced her boyfriend, Geno, to audiences — and her two youngest children. Upon arriving home later that night, the girls pressed Mama June about her whereabouts and confessed to spying on her — but she refused to answer any questions.