TLC Orders More ‘Honey Boo Boo’

12 New Episodes, Three Special to Return Jan. 1

TLC has ordered 12 new episodes of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo and three specials, the network said Friday.

The series will return on Wednesday, Jan. 1, with the new episodes to focus on the Boo Boo clan going on a family road trip. Honey Boo Boo’s season finale, which featured the commitment ceremony of Mama June and Sugar Bear, hit a series high 3.2 million viewers on Sept. 11.

“The world continues to be fascinated by the Boo Boo gang and their crazy hijinks,” said Howard Lee, executive vice president of production and development for TLC. “As Alana gets older, the dynamic between her parents and sisters is changing. Viewers can look forward to seeing a different side of the family as they embark on this exciting new chapter oftheir lives."

Here Comes Honey Boo Boo is produced by Authentic Entertainment.