Here comes some major controversy. Mark McDaniel, 53, was convicted of aggravated child molestation in for “forcing oral sex on an 8-year-old child,” the gossip site reported. To make matters more shocking, June and McDaniel were romantically involved at the time of the crime. The underage individual involved was not named by TMZ but it is apparently someone who still speaks with Mama June. The mother-of-four reportedly quietly snuck away from production on the TLC reality series to spend time with McDaniel, who is listed as a registered sex offender in the state of Georgia. The couple were never technically married but they did exchange vows in a commitment ceremony in May.
‘Honey Boo Boo’s’ Mama June Says ‘I’m Not Dating Child Sex Offender’
For the first time since allegedly resuming her relationship with convicted child molester Mark McDaniel, June “Mama June” Shannon is sitting down for an exclusive interview with ET’s Brooke Anderson to defend her actions and answer the questions everyone has been asking. Worse, Mama June’s oldest daughter Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell, 20, says he molested her when she was 8. The year-old TLC reality star and mother of Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson came under fire in October after photos surfaced of her with McDaniel, who was recently released from jail after serving 10 years.
The future of “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” could be in jeopardy after a new report claims Mama June is in a relationship with a convicted child sex offender. TMZ is alleging that matriarch June “Mama June” Shannon is romantically involved with a man who was recently released from prison and is a registered sex offender in the state of Georgia.
The website claims the man was convicted of molesting one of Shannon’s own relatives, who was 8 years old at the time of the crime. In a statement to ET , TLC says they are “reassessing” whether they’ll continue production of their hit reality show that centers around Shannon’s daughter, former child beauty pageant contender Alana Thompson, and their family. In May of , the pair famously unmarried took part in a commitment ceremony on the TLC show. We want to thank y’all for your support.
It was never officially confirmed whether the show had been greenlit for a fifth season, but Thompson did go on “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo”‘s Facebook page back in September to tell fans the show would be returning in January. New episodes of the reality program have not aired since August. Sign up for Breaking News Alerts Be in the know.
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‘Honey Boo Boo’s’ Mama June admits relationship with another sex offender
Only occasionally do these yield anything beyond a means to occupy ourselves all over again. It felt like the story needed that much time to breathe to completely interrogate its impact and implications. Just days after the story broke, TMZ posted a photograph of her hanging out with him around another one of her kids. That prompted immediate cancellation of Honey Boo Boo , banished Shannon to the tabloid netherworlds of Dr.
By Bryan Hood. Mama June might want to think twice about her new man. The year-old reality star, whose real name is June Shannon, is said to be dating a registered sex offender who molested one of her relatives, reports TMZ. McDaniel was released in March, after serving 10 years. He is registered as a sex offender in Georgia.
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Though June has repeatedly denied a relationship with McDaniel — or even meeting him since his release from prison earlier this year — TMZ have photos of her with him on multiple occasions. Prior to his sentencing, June and McDaniel had been in a relationship; TMZ adds they allegedly remained “emotionally” involved even while he served time. One set of photos show McDaniel interacting with , and touching, June’s daughter Alana.
McDaniel’s year prison sentence was for aggravated child molestation; he forced a then 8-year-old to perform oral sex upon him.
Mama June admitted in an interview with Entertainment Tonight that she had a relationship with another sex offender and he’s Pumpkin’s dad. claims she was molested by McDaniel and that June is still dating McDaniel.
Okay, okay. That was a giant lie. Sugar Bear was and honestly still is, or at least seems to be a guy who just wants to do right by his common law that marriage ceremony was bogus , right? Alana Thompson , aka Honey Boo Boo herself, was everything you could have hoped for in a cheese-ball chomping, pageant preening, fart loving seven-year-old. Of course, when the news broke that June had left Sugar Bear and reconciled with the pedophile who had victimized her oldest daughter , I had to stomp on my rose colored glasses and throw them in the dump that family once foraged for our entertainment.
Le sigh. Color me… disgusted? The family is still facing backlash from the controversy surrounding her ex-boyfriend Mark Daniel.
Mama June and the sex offender: Pic shows him with Honey Boo Boo
The mother of child pageant and reality TV star, Honey Boo Boo, is reportedly dating a convicted paedophile. TMZ reports “Mama” June Shannon has reconnected with an ex-boyfriend who was recently released from prison after serving 10 years for “forcing a girl to perform oral sex on him”. Mother of four and star of reality show ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’, Mama June Shannon is refuting claims she is now dating her child sex offender ex-boyfriend. The year-old mother of four has denied being in a relationship with the man despite being photographed together in a hotel room soon after she split from her husband, Michael “Sugar Bear” Thompson in September.
The series “Toddlers and Tiaras” made a lot of people sick–little girls being put in copious amounts of make-up with their hair teased to ridiculous heights and paraded around in frilly pageant dresses for the vicarious satisfaction of their mothers. Now, the events surrounding one of the families featured in the series are sickening the public for another reason. The girl went to live with her grandparents, and McDaniel went to prison. Now, McDaniel is out of prison and rumors suggest “Mama June” is once again dating him.
Shannon denies that she is dating McDaniel, but there is no question that the man has been around her and her children. She says that she has not seen McDaniel since his release, but the celebrity gossip site TMZ has posted multiple pictures of the two together, including a picture of the man standing behind “Honey Boo Boo,” 9, who is only a year older than Cardwell was when McDaniel molested her.
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Honey Boo Boo’s Mama June has history of dating sex offenders
McDaniel, 53, and June Shannon, a. The two adults, who previously dated, have reportedly been seeing each other for months. Privacy laws, she said, prevented her from disclosing anything specific to the Honey Boo Boo situation. Prosecutors accused McDaniel of having her perform oral sex on him multiple times in and , according to court papers obtained by Radar.
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In , “Mama” June Shannon, the matriarch of the family profiled in the TMZ reported that Shannon was dating a man who molested her relative. Anthony Ford, another convicted sex offender (though his conviction.
TLC would later pull the reality show off the air. Now, according to reports, June is admitting to being involved with another sex offender who she claims fathered daughters Jessica and Pumpkin. In an interview with ET , Mama June opened up about her relationship with McDaniel and the father of two of her children:. So, why the hell would I open up that can of worms until today? I lied to my family and told them it was somebody else.
I was sitting right there with twelve other people. It was a conversation that she wanted her answers: what happened, why did he leave, you know, if he was her real father. He admitted to her, no.
Honey Boo Boo show canceled over reports Mama June is dating sex offender, TMZ reports
A little over one month ago, it was reported that Mama June and Sugar Bear called it quits after being together for 10 years. Famous for their relationship and TLC reality show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo , viewers were surprised to learn of the split, especially after that TV commitment ceremony and camouflage dress. Well, now Mama June real name June Shannon seems to be moving on to a new relationship — one that is causing quite the controversy and could effect Honey Boo Boo continuing.
Reality bites back. Turns out the biological father for two of Honey Boo Boo’s siblings had a star turn on a reality show long before TLC ever shined a light on the eccentric Georgia family. She made the revelation in an interview with Entertainment Tonight in which Mama June, 35, tried to distance herself from reports that she’d rekindled a relationship with convicted sex offender Mark McDaniel.
But Ford, 37, has his own blotted past. He served time for sexual exploitation of minors after being nabbed on “To Catch a Predator” in Mama June needed to set the record straight after eldest daughter year-old Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell claimed she was molested as an 8-year-old by McDaniel. I’m upset. I feel betrayed. I feel very hurt.
EXCLUSIVE: Mama June Reveals Pumpkin’s Real Father and Another Relationship With a Sex Offender
The Shannon family is an American family whose members are best-known for their involvement in reality television. Phil , and The Doctors. The family has been the center of numerous controversies early on and one of their biggest scandals to date, the revelation that June had rekindled a relationship with a man who had molested one of her daughters, ultimately resulted in TLC cancelling Here Comes Honey Boo Boo , in the wake of the show’s popularity and cost the family any chance at royalties earned from syndication.
The reality-TV matriarch is, according to TMZ, seeing one Mark Anthony McDaniel, 53, who got out of prison earlier this year after serving nearly a decade for aggravated child molestation — molestation allegedly involving one of Shannon’s relatives. However, Mama June’s second-youngest of four daughters, Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon, told Radar Online that the rumor’s not true and the two haven’t seen each other for 10 years. Georgia’s sex-offender registry says McDaniel was convicted in May and released in March, with TMZ adding that according to prosecutors he had forced oral sex on an 8-year-old child.
If the two are dating, that’s not great messaging from a woman starring in a family show that involves young girls. Shannon, 35, and McDaniel have been seeing each other for a few months, according to TMZ, which posted a cozy picture of the two that was reportedly taken a few weeks ago when they and others were hanging out. Skip to content. Pumpkin told Radar that the picture is Photoshopped.