Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson quickly became one of TLC’s biggest stars after her appearance on “Toddlers & Tiaras” caused her to land her own popular reality TV show at the network. Here Comes Honey Boo Boo followed the child beauty pageant contestant alongside her family:
- June “Mama June” Shannon
- Mike “Sugar Bear” Thompson
- Lauryn “Pumpkin” Shannon
- Anna “Chickadee” Shannon
- Jessica “Chubbs” Shannon
While there was a time where it seemed like Honey Boo Boo was everywhere you looked, since her reality show has ended, she’s managed to keep out of the public eye.
In the meantime, Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompson has grown up quite a bit!
Alana Thompson proved herself to be reality television gold when she first appeared on TLC’s reality series following child beauty pageant contestants, “Toddlers & Tiaras.”
Her instantly quotable one-liners, the pre-game “go-go juice” and natural sass made the world want more of Honey Boo Boo and the woman behind it all, June “Mama June” Shannon.
TLC was quick to green-light a series featuring Alana and her family’s adventures in McIntyre, Georgia. Here Comes Honey Boo Boo premiered on August 8th, 2012.
The series catapulted Alana into the spotlight and it wasn’t long before she was making headlines and being interviewed on talk shows like Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Good Morning America.
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