Not so much. McDaniel was convicted of aggravated child molestation in — during which time June was allegedly seeing him. Prosecutors alleged that he forced oral sex on an 8-year-old who is related to June, according to TMZ. McDaniel served 10 years behind bars and was released this past March. He is now a registered sex offender in the state of Georgia. We are very concerned about this new information and are reassessing the future of the series. How do you think TLC should handle the situation?
Honey Boo Boo’s mother, ‘Mama June’, reportedly dating child sex offender
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.
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. However, according to Mama June, she has only seen McDaniel twice since his release, once at a coincidental meeting and the second time at an arranged meeting to give closure to her daughter Pumpkin, 14, who was raised believing McDaniel was her biological father.
I can’t answer those questions for Pumpkin. Shannon says that she arranged a second meeting with McDaniel so that Pumpkin could ask him questions in an attempt to get closure and move on. He admitted to her, no. I had already told her that but, you know, she wanted to hear from both sides of the story. Shannon also revealed for the first time her claim that Pumpkin’s biological father is also the father of her year-old daughter Jessica.
His name is Michael Anthony Ford, he is a convicted sex offender who served time for sexual exploitation of minors after being caught on To Catch a Predator in I lied to my family and told them it was somebody else. As for whether Mama June understands why people were so upset over her being seen with McDaniel, she says, “I understand that…and honestly it’s not like I’m seeing him everyday, I promise…I wanted to be able to give one of my other daughters closure and now Pumpkin is happy, that piece of our life is over.
Earlier this month, ET also sat down with Shannon’s mother, Sandra Hale, for a n exclusive interview.
EXCLUSIVE: Mama June Reveals Pumpkin’s Real Father and Another Relationship With a Sex Offender
She started dating her partner — and partner-in-crime — Edward Eugene “Geno” Doak, in Geno has a lengthy rap sheet ; he’s been a regular in the big house since Last year, Mama June joined him in his felonious ways for the first time. A much needed getaway with everything that’s been going on with my awesome bf Geno Doak thanks so much for everything u do everyday n being here to help me with all this that’s been going on with me I love u more today then yesterday n we will continue to this crazy journey of life together this is a old pic of us but one of my favorite 3yrs together4ever powercouple doakgeno.
Geno caused a disturbance at a gas station in Alabama, when he allegedly threatened to kill June. Upon the arrival of the police, both June and Geno were arrested for possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, after Geno admitted to police that he had a needle on him.
After the pair split he served over two years in prison for the sexual exploitation of a child over the internet in and remains on the sex offender registry. Scroll down for video. Sex offender Michael Anthony Ford, right, dated Mama June just a few months before she became pregnant with Jessica, left, now According to prison records, Ford is currently behind bars on a separate child abandonment charge.
The father of Laury is said to be unknown, even by Mama June. Ford, pictured above, served over two years in prison for the sexual exploitation of a child over the internet in and remains behind bars on a separate charge of child abandonment. A police report has revealed the sickening sexual assaults Mama June’s eldest daughter allegedly suffered at the hands of her boyfriend when she was just eight. She also told police that her mother’s boyfriend touched her inappropriately, made her touch him inappropriately and forced her to perform a sex act on him.
When she told him to stop, he would not.
Report: TLC cancels ‘Honey Boo Boo’ after reports of mom dating sex offender
The Learning Channel TLC has cancelled the reality show after TMZ reported that the mom of the show’s 9-year-old child star, Mama June, was secretly dating a convicted child sex offender who abused a relative of hers. According to the online gossip site, June has been secretly dating Mark McDaniel, who got out of prison in March after serving 10 years for forcing oral sex on an 8-year-old. An e-mailed statement from TLC’s senior director of publicity Joanna Brahim confirmed the show’s demise.
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Honey Boo Boo was a spinoff of the hit reality series Toddlers and Tiaras. On Thursday, TMZ posted a cuddly photo of Shannon, 35, and McDaniel, who was convicted of aggravated child molestation and imprisoned in Allegedly the 8-year-old victim was related to Shannon’s family. TLC is faithfully committed to the children’s ongoing comfort and well-being. June denied she was dating McDaniel on Thursday.
I love my kids too much. That is my past.
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Not so much. Celebrities who’ve survived scandal. McDaniel was convicted of aggravated child molestation in — during which time June was allegedly seeing him. Prosecutors alleged that he forced oral sex on an 8-year-old who is related to June, according to TMZ. McDaniel served 10 years behind bars and was released this past March.
Here Comes Honey Boo Boo is an American reality television series that aired on TLC McDaniel is listed as a registered sex offender with the Georgia Sex Offender Registry. “Mama June Denies She’s Dating A Convicted Child Molester”.
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.
Reportedly, Mama June is dating a sex offender , year-old Mark McDaniel, who is registered in the state of Georgia. Apparently, he is also her ex-boyfriend. According to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Sex Offender Registry, he was arrested in for aggravated child molestation in which he made an 8-year-old perform oral sex. Said child is now 18 years old and is supposedly Mama June’s relative. Reports also state that Mama June was dating McDaniel when this horrible act occurred.
We are very concerned about this new information and are reassessing the future of the series. Not only does this story cause quite the controversy, but, if true, it also raises concern for the safety of Mama June’s four daughters. Should the network cancel a show based solely on someone’s dating choices?
I don’t know. I’m not saying people can’t change, but would you want your children around someone who sexually abused a child? No, I wouldn’t.
TLC pulls plug on ‘Honey Boo Boo’ after report of ‘Mama June’ dating child molester
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.
TMZ’s continued reporting on Mama June’s relationship with convicted sex offender Mark McDaniel could well result in much more serious.
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. I had already told her that but, you know, she wanted to hear from both sides of the story.
Honey Boo Boo’s Mama June has history of dating sex offenders
According to a deposition in the case, deputies responded about 3 p. Records list Shannon as the victim in a domestic violence case against Doak, and state she was verbally attacked. During the investigation, however, drugs and drug paraphernalia were found. Shannon and Doak, according to the criminal complaint, were in possession of crack cocaine and a crack pipe. Both are charged with felony drug possession and unlawful possession of drug paraphernalia, which is a misdemeanor.
Additionally, Doak was charged with third-degree domestic, also a misdemeanor.
Worse, Mama June’s oldest daughter Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell, 20, says His name is Michael Anthony Ford, he is a convicted sex offender.
Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. Story highlights Mama June tells “Entertainment Tonight” that she has seen Mark McDaniel only twice She said two of her daughters were fathered by another sex offender The reality star said she has “nothing to hide”. Honey Boo Boo’s mother is coming clean about her past, which she says includes her involvement with a second sex offender.
In an exclusive interview with “Entertainment Tonight” to begin airing Thursday, reality TV matriarch June “Mama June” Shannon explains why she was seen in the company of Mark Anthony McDaniel, a man who served 10 years in prison after being convicted of aggravated child molestation in and who is a registered sex offender. Shannon also says the father of two of her children is another man who was convicted of a sex crime.
Her rumored involvement with McDaniel — who was recently released after serving a year sentence — touched off a firestorm that resulted in the cancellation of the popular TLC reality show “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” in October. The show centered around Shannon and her family, including 9-year-old daughter Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson, who came to fame competing in child beauty pageants. Shannon’s oldest daughter, Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell, 20, has said McDaniel molested her when she was 8.
Shannon told ET’s Brooke Anderson that she does believe “that something happened” between her daughter and McDaniel and that she’s “told Anna not to bring up the past again.