Much has changed in the life of Mama June: From not to hot star June “Mama June” Shannon, and fans are wondering when the mother of four will return to television. Read on to learn everything we know about June Shannon’s on-screen return.
When is Mama June back on TV?
In February 2023, the Georgia native announced that she and her family would return to the screens for the final season of Mama June: Family Crisis.
“So who’s ready to have their favorite reality family back on our television? “They’re having the wedding this past weekend and many more and many surprises this season, but a LOT of you will be crying, laughing, screaming, and celebrating with us this season, so don’t miss it.”
What will ‘Mama June: Family Crisis’ be about?
Mama June: Family Crisis was filmed after Mama June’s daughter Lauryn “Pumpkin” Efird was awarded custody of their youngest daughter, Alana “Honey Boo Boo” Thompsonin July 2022 and will document their new family dynamic.
The series is set to show the family as they have their first conversation since Alana’s tense legal battle over child support.
Mama June’s wedding to her new husband, justin stroud, was also teased to appear in the series. It is clear that her daughters are not very happy and feel that she only wants to work on her relationships since she is getting married.
“You can’t even show up for your own kids and you’re worried about a wedding?” Lauryn is seen arguing with her sister in the clip, shared by Mama June in April 2023. Meanwhile, Alana is seen replying, “I’m not going.”
The trailer’s release came a week after news broke that Mama June’s daughter Anna “Chickadee” Cardwell he was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer. The television personality’s eldest daughter was diagnosed with stage 4 adrenal carcinoma in January and underwent her first round of chemotherapy the following month.
“[And] This is what I mean when I say you never really know what someone is going through at home no matter how famous they are,” Alana captioned a photo of a TMZ article via their Instagram Stories on March 30. “Yes, I’m very famous, but normal shit happens to me and my family.” [and] everyone needs to realize that as soon as possible.”
When is ‘Mama June: Family Crisis’ released?
Mama June: Family Crisis premieres Friday, May 5 at 9 pm ET/PT on WE tv.