The series premiered on August 8, 2012 on TLC.
Alana and her mother, June, have been become two of the more familiar Toddlers & Tiaras faces after a 2012 episode showed Alana drinking go-go juice before a competition. The drink, which worked her into a frenzy in front of the cameras, is a combination of Red Bull and Mountain Dew and had the pair working the talk show circuit earlier in the year to defend their caffeine consumption. Nicknamed Honey Boo Boo, Alana and her family, mother June, dad Sugar Bear and sisters Lauryn, Jessica and Anna, will be the focus of the series when the youngest daughter isn't competing in pageants.
- Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson as Herself
- June "Cupon Queen" Thompson as Herself
- Mike "Sugar Bear" Thompson as Himself
- Anna Thompson as Herself
- Jessica Thompson as Herself
- Lauryn Thompson as Herself
In the first season, we will be introduced to Alana's family: June, her mother whoes nickname is "Cupon Queen", her father Mike who is nicknamed "Sugar Bear" and her sisters Jessica, Lauryn and Anna.