Honey Boo Boo’s net worth is surprising, considering it has been nearly 10 years since Here Comes Honey Boo Boo aired on TLC. Alana Thompson, better known as Honey Boo Boo, has been able to make a small fortune for herself. Fans of the TLC show enjoy following Alana and her mother, Mama June. The pair have lived a fairly public life since Thompson was just six years old. Has a life in the spotlight led to riches for Alana Thompson?
What Is Alana Thompson Up To?
More recently, Thompson has been in the spotlight while she and her mom work on their relationship. The pair have appeared on the TLC show Mama June: Road to Redemption. While they seemed to have a fantastic relationship in the original TLC program, which first aired in 2012, they had become estranged. Mama June blames her addiction for the strain on the relationship with her daughter.
In 2018, Thompson was appeared in Dancing with the Stars: Juniors and Mama June was battling addiction. However, they have been reconnecting over the last year and a half since Mama June got sober. The pair recently appeared on an episode of The Masked Singer together. They had an amazing time on the show and it was the first major project Mama June had participated in since becoming sober. She said that she wants to show other people that it is possible to reconnect with your family and work on your relationships, which is why they share her interactions with Honey Boo Boo on the program. Thompson talked about how proud she was of her mother for being able to do The Masked Singer sober.
Honey Boo Boo’s 2021 Net Worth
Honey Boo Boo’s 2021 net worth is estimated to be between $400,000 and $1 million. For a 16-year-old, that’s pretty impressive. Many people don’t know that TLC paid her family $50,000 per episode of Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. Payments were made to her family, not to her directly. In her final year of using, Mama June said that she spent $1 million on drugs. So, much of the earnings from TLC were gone. Honey Boo Boo also only got paid $50,000 for her appearance on DWTS.
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That being said, she’s still sensational. While she doesn’t have any projects that she’s currently working on, people can’t get enough of Honey Boo Boo and Mama June. So, she is likely to have a following for quite some time. Teen Vogue recently featured her in their magazine. She is also an avid user of social media and enjoys interacting with her followers. More recently, Thompson has talked about her struggle with her weight and shared with followers on social media that she is starting a weight loss journey. It is possible that this endeavor will help her land sponsorships or other opportunties in the future. So, really, there’s no telling what’s next for Honey Boo Boo’s net worth.