June 'Mama' Shannon

In her first exclusive interview since the news of the scandal first broke, Here Comes Honey Boo Boo star June “Mama June” Shannon is giving her side of the story on E! News TONIGHT at 7pm and 11pm. The family matriarch of the now-cancelled TLC series is setting the record straight following the shocking and very public allegations that she is once again dating her former boyfriend and registered sex offender, Mark Anthony McDaniel.

In the revealing interview, Mama June talks about whether she has spoken to her eldest daughter, Anna ‘Chickadee’ Shannon, who according to police reports claims she suffered sexual assault at the hands of McDaniel at the young age of eight. The star of the hit show also speaks to how Anna and the rest of the family are holding up following the recent developments and affirms, “The protection of my kids is number one priority.”

Talking exclusively to E!, Honey Boo Boo’s famous mom is responding to the claims that she has been in contact with McDaniel and maintains that “The whole truth will come out on my side…”

Plus, the reality star insists there is no bad blood between the family and TLC, stating “I can’t say anything bad about TLC…” She also discusses whether she is upset that the show has been cancelled.

Get the full story TONIGHT only on E! News at 7:00pm and 11:00pm ET/PT.