“Honey Boo Boo” Star Mama June Denies Dating Child Molester: Reality Show Canceled!


Mama June denies reports she's dating Mark McDaniel

The TLC reality show “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” may be ending, following reports that “Mama June” (June Shannon) is dating a child sex offender.

June took to Facebook to deny the reports she was letting , claiming her children are her top priority. But she has dated (and mated) other sex offenders previously. Update!


TLC has decided to give “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” the axe!

The network actually filmed a new season of episodes but has decided not to air them.

TLC said in a statement, “Supporting the health and welfare of these remarkable children is our only priority. TLC is faithfully committed to the children’s ongoing comfort and well-being.”

June still denies the reports.

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Mama June just responded — she continues to deny that she is dating McDaniel …

Shannon wrote on the Honey Boo Boo’s Facebook page with a message for her fans.

The 35-year-old is claiming that Mark McDaniel isn’t buttering her “biscuit”.

Mama June denies dating child molester
Her 14-year-old daughter Lauryn Shannon, better known as Pumpkin, also denied the reports.

Pumpkin said, “The story is not true. My mom left Mark 10 years ago. They haven’t seen nor talked [to each other] in 10 years.”

A photo posted on TMZ shows Mama June in a hotel bed with McDaniel. But Pumpkin claims it was “photoshopped”.

TMZ photo of Mama June & Mark McDaniels in bed

Mama June split from her long-time partner Mike Thompson (Sugar Bear) last month, after allegedly discovering he was looking for love online.

Shannon is mom to Anna Shannon Cardwell aka Chickadee, 20, Jessica Shannon “Chubs”, 17, ” Lauryn Shannon “Pumpkin”, 14, and Alana Thompson “Honey Boo Boo”, who is nine-years-old.

Honey Boo Boo

The three youngest girls still live at home in MacIntyre, Georgia, but Anna and her two-year-old daughter Kaitlyn moved to Alabama after marrying Michael Cardwell.

Mama June’s alleged nude man, Mark McDaniel,  is a registered sex offender in the reality show’s home state of Georgia.

Mama June dating Mark McDaniels photos

The registry details that Mark only got out of prison in March after he was convicted in 2004 of aggravated child molestation, which is “when such person commits an offense of child molestation which act physically injures the child or involves an act of sodomy”.

Mark McDaniels sex offender dating Mama June?

Insiders reveal that McDaniel was not only convicted of sex assault of a child, but it was June’s own relative.  The source reveals McDaniel forced her 8-year-old male family member to perform oral sex.

Shannon has a history of dating convicted criminals .

Her most recent boyfriend Sugar Bear, who is the father of her youngest daughter Alana ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Thompson, was sentenced to five years in jail in 1998.

Was Sugar Bear trying to cheat on Mama June?

Thompson reported robbed campsites and even set fire to one camper. .


Sugar Bear aka David Michael Thompson

The couple split last month, but insiders reveal she may have already been dating Mark at the time.

The father of Mama June’s 17-year-old daughter Jessica “Chubbs” Shannon, Michael Anthony Ford, 37, is currently serving time in prison too.

Ford had only dated Shannon for a few months before she became pregnant.

In 2008, Ford served more than two years in prison for the sexual exploitation of a child over the internet due to an offence committed in 2005.

Michael Anthony Ford mugshot

He was charged with two more counts of sexual exploration of a child, also steaming from 2005, and is currently serving 10 years for each charge. He is not expected to be released until 2026.

TLC said it is now examining whether the show will continue.

A representative stated, “TLC is not currently in production on Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. We are very concerned about this new information and are reassessing the future of the series.”

Mama June needs to redneckinize she needs to be careful with who she allows around her children.

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