June Shannon aka Mama June, an American TV personality is famous for appearing the reality family show Toddlers & Tiaras (2009- 2013) and Here Comes Honey Boo Boo (2012- 2014).
Most recently, the mother of 4 & grandmother of 3, appeared in the reality show Mama June: From Not to Hot, featuring her weight loss journey. However, after her arrest for crack drug possession in March 2019, June remained low-key from the TV world.
After Shannon made her reality TV career journey after appearing in Toddlers & Tiaras in 2009, the American TV personality gained wide fame & fortune.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Mama June owns $1million net worth as of December 2021, while some sources claim her fortune to be $2 million.
While working in the family reality show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, June's family earned $50,000 per episode, which totals $2.75 million for Shannon family with 55 episodes (5 seasons).
Following an appearance in the TLC series Toddlers & Tiaras, June Shannon launched the reality show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo in 2012 featuring her daughter Alana, the child beauty pageant contestant.
However, the show was canceled by TLC after 4 seasons on October 24, 2014, after June was accused of dating child molester and convicted sex offender Mark Anthony McDaniel, Sr.
As for a fact, Mama June's eldest daughter Anna had stated that Mark molested her 10 years earlier to that incident.
Reportedly, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo already had a number of episodes for the 5th season, which later came up as the 2-hour special Here Comes Honey Boo Boo: The Lost Episodes on April 21, 2017.
On February 24, 2017, Shannon appeared in her WEtv reality show Mama June: From Not to Hot, based on her weight loss transformation from 460 to 160 pounds.
Struggling with morbid obesity, Mama June weighed 460 lbs at her maximum and underwent bariatric surgery in 2016, and had sleeve gastrectomy that got some parts of the stomach removed.
In accordance with surgery, the American TV personality also followed heavy dieting and fitness training, which eventually got her rid of 300 lbs.
The series followed up to Season 3 which concluded with the 12th episode 'The Intervention' on May 31, 2019.
As reported, the now 40-year old TV personality also went under the knife; her cosmetic surgery works include breast augmentation ($14,000- $15,000), tummy tuck ($15,000- $16,000), face lift ( $17,000- $18,000), and arm lift ($11,000- $12,000).
Totaling the cost including her sleeve gastrectomy procedure, Mama June parted ways with a chunk of $75,000.
Well, the cost for sleeve gastrectomy ranges from $8,425 to $19,325.
In March 2019, June Shannon was arrested alongside her boyfriend Geno Doak at Alabama; Geno was charged with possession of a controlled substance, drug paraphernalia while June was on the suspicion of felony possession of crack cocaine.
The duo was indicted by jury members in September 2019 and plead no guilty to the crack cocaine contest in October 2019.
Reportedly a month later (in November 2019), Mama June: From Not to Hot star sold her house in Hampton, Georgia for $225,000. She paid $149,000 for the 4-bedroom property in 2015.
As reported, June, currently is away from her family & lives in an RV with her lover Doak, often traveling across the States.
According to Pop Culture, the reality star was spotted in McDonough before Thanksgiving & since, is away from the public spotlight.
Ever since the reality show Mama June: From Not to Hot concluded with Season 3 (12 episodes) on May 31, 2019, many fans speculated on the update of the series.
On December 5, 2019, Shannon's third daughter Lauryn "Pumpkin" Shannon shared an Instagram post featuring a family photo and wrote:
It’s been fun, crazy, and a emotional ride but that’s a wrap for now.
Even though many sources got with a speculation on the cancellation of the show, no official confirmation is out.
Meanwhile, Shannon is dating Geno Doak, who was once arrested for burglary, theft, and criminal damage. But, she already had a number of failed prior & is the mother of 4 daughters.
Well, just after some days of her 15th birthday, June became the mother to her first child Anna Cardwell aka Chickadee (born on August 28, 1994), though, never revealed the identity of Anna's father.
Later, Shannon began a relationship with Michael Anthony Ford and welcomed 2 daughters: Jessica Shannon aka Chubbs (October 12, 1996) and Lauryn Shannon aka Pumpkin (January 7, 2000). However, Michael was later found out guilty of trying to exploit minor females for physical relationships.
Thereafter, Mama June dated Mark McDaniel, who later was convicted of molesting June's eldest daughter Anna.
In 2005, the reality star welcomed her youngest daughter Alana with her partner Mike Thompson, however, they split in 2014.