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Honey Boo Boo's Mom On 'Dancing With The Stars'? TLC Says Mama June Isn't Competing

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Mama June, Honey Boo Boo's mom, won't be on "Dancing With the Stars." | TLC

Honey Boo Boo's mom will not be competing on the current season of "Dancing With the Stars."

According to the New York Daily News, an ABC insider named June Shannon -- also known as Mama June to viewers of TLC's "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" -- as a possible contestant on the upcoming season of ABC"s celebrity dancing competition. But a rep for TLC told The Huffington Post that it's just an untrue rumor.

NY Daily News' report indicates ABC is also looking at Kourtney Kardashian, Victor Ortiz and Emily Maynard.

Mama June recently made headlines for her new look. "I have lost 115 pounds, but that's because I’m on the go. We love fried food, but I lost that weight because I’m more active doing things," she told HuffPost Celebrity.

The new cast of "Dancing With the Stars" will officially be announced on Tuesday, Feb. 26 on "Good Morning America."

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