‘Honey Boo Boo’ Producer Authentic Entertainment Turns To Kickstarter To Mount Scripted Sci-Fi Spoof

By | Tuesday December 17, 2013 @ 3:52pm PST

EXCLUSIVE: Authentic_logoAuthentic Entertainment, the reality-TV production company behind Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, Toddlers & Tiaras, Flipping Out, etc, has turned to Kickstarter to try to raise the $350K it says it needs to pilot its first scripted program, … Read More »

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‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Breaks Ratings Records When Mama June Kinda Ties The Knot

By | Thursday September 12, 2013 @ 4:12pm PDT

Weddings are crack for female viewers, so it’s maybe no surprise last night’s Here Comes Honey Boo Boo commitment ceremony between Mama June and Sugar Bear clocked that TLC series’ biggest audience ever– 3.2 million viewers … Read More »

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TLC Ups ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Creator Howard Lee To EVP Production

By | Thursday May 30, 2013 @ 2:30pm PDT

Howard Lee has been named EVP Production & Development for TLC based in the company’s Silver Spring, MD headquarters, the network’s GM Amy Winter said today. Lee will continue to oversee the network’s bi-coastal production and … Read More »

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TLC Sets ‘Honey Boo Boo’ Season 2 Summer Return

By | Monday May 6, 2013 @ 7:25am PDT

One day after tiny pageant sensation Alana Thompson’s parents actually tied the knot, TLC has announced that Here Comes Honey Boo Boo will be back for a second season this summer. The hit redneck reality series returns July 17 at 9 PM for another cycle. “This summer, get ready to watch the family take part in hijinks like butter rolling, tap dancing lessons and wrestling events,” said TLC in a statement this morning. On Sunday, June “Mama Bear” Shannon and Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson got married in a ceremony where guests were encouraged to attend in full redneck attire but not allowed to bring cameras, according to the invite. The couple’s three daughters, including 7-year old Alana, were in attendance. The wedding will be part of the new season. Read More »

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Discovery To Launch TLC In UK, Ireland

Discovery Networks says it has invested “millions” in the UK and Ireland launch of TLC which will go live on April 30. The channel will be available on the Sky, Virgin Media and BT platforms and … Read More »

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‘Honey Boo Boo’ Halloween Special Pulls In 3.1 Million

By | Tuesday January 8, 2013 @ 1:20pm PST

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo came back strong Sunday with a Halloween special, which drew 3.1 million viewers. The hourlong special was the TLC redneck reality series’ most-watched and highest-rated episode to date; it garnered a 1.7 … Read More »

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‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Final Week Hits Series High

By | Thursday September 27, 2012 @ 3:20pm PDT

Last night’s one-hour conclusion of the season’s first half delivered the highest ratings for the series, which overall averaged 2.4 million viewers since the premiere. Last night’s episode was the No. 1 ad-supported cable telecast in Prime on … Read More »

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TLC Orders More ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’

By | Wednesday September 26, 2012 @ 9:34am PDT

There’s going to be more of tiny pageant sensation Alana Thompson and her family on TV. TLC said today it ordered more episodes of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, the redneck reality series that has become something … Read More »

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