A reality TV star, Anna Shannon is daughter of June "Mama June" Shannon and David Dunn. She was born on August 28, 1993, in Rockford, Alabama.
She got her nickname "Chickadee" as she appeared on the TLC reality series Here Comes Honey Boo Boo alongside her sister, Alana Thompson. She's also a mother two daughters, Kaitlyn and Kylee.
Anna Shannon was first introduced to American Audiences in 2012 appearing on "Toddlers and Tiaras" show, alongside her mother June and sister Alana.
Anna Shannon also got fame just because she accused her own mother June Shannon, a story of theft and awful parenting in the midst of the June Shannon-Mark McDaniel scandal. There were far worse happening on in the Shannon family at that time as Anna claimed Mark McDaniel to be a child molester abusing her sexually. She vented all her rants in Dr. Phil show in 2014.
Anna Shannon Cardwell is the eldest of June's four children, born to June and David Dunn. Since, June, being a teenage mother, she initially considered putting Anna up for adoption by her aunt and uncle, Janice and Jimmy Shannon.
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Unfortunately, the paperwork was never done and Anna ultimately ended up being raised by her grandmother, Sandra. However, Anna revealed herself being sexually assaulted by June's then-boyfriend, Mark McDaniel, who was later convicted for his crimes. And, this all claimed to be happen while Anna was in June's custody.
Anna Shannon Net Worth
You might be wondering how rich Anna Shannon is, as of 2019? Since she had a stranded relationship with her mother over money, the exact wealth that she acquired is still yet to be discovered, however, it is assumed that Anna counts her wealth in thousands of dollars, largely thanks to her involvement in reality TV.
Her sister Alana was offered her own show, entitled Here Comes Honey Boo Boo. Anna became a part of it, which was a massive hit among American audiences. Anna, like the rest of the family, received around $50,000 for every episode and she was featured in 24 episodes.
She appeared in the show “Dr. Phil” in 2014. Anna illustrates exactly how much her mother June stole her money, as well as the method in which it was taken.
She exclaims not even getting a penny from earnings while being on the reality show. However, June insists that she sent Anna a check for over $15,000, a remaining balance in her trust fund, but Anna said that to be a lie and further explains how she was wondering to the other 15 grand that was supposed to be in her account.
Anna Shannon Wedding, Husband & Children
Anna was married to Michael Cardwell on May 25, 2014 in Georgia. The couple has a baby daughter together, Kylee Madison Cardwell, born in 2015.
Their relationship did not sustain long. They separated in 2017. Also, Anna gave birth to her first daughter, Kaitlyn Elizabeth Clark, born in 2012, while she was just 19 years old. Her elder daughter’s father is her ex-boyfriend Celeb Clark.