REALITY star Mama June has announced she's finally found love, admitting that she almost gave up on finding a man.
The TV personality, who lost 300lbs last year, told People Magazine that with her new trim figure she's found her "rock and best friend."
WeTV Mama June is back with a second series of her new reality-documentary, Mama June: From Not To Hot WeTV The show follows her life following her staggering 300lbs weight loss
Mama June has kept tight-lipped about the identity of her mystery lover, choosing to reveal his details at the premiere of the second series of her TV series Mama June: From Not To Hot on January 12.
She says: "We're together 24 hours a day.
"I've never been able to enjoy somebody as much as I have him."
The star admits she has had a rocky ride with love, but that her new partner is a good influence on her and her daughters.
Getty – Contributor Mama June rose to fame on TLC reality show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo with daughter and beauty pageant contestant Alana 'Honey Boo Boo' Thompson Getty – Contributor She appeared on the show with now ex-husband Mike 'Sugar Bear' Thompson
She revealed: "He restored our faith when we thought there were no good men left out there."
'Mama' June Shannon, 38, rose to fame in reality show Here Comes Honey Boo Boo, centred around the lives of her and her beauty pageant wannabe daughter, Alana 'Honey Boo Boo' Thompson, now 12.
The mum-of-four split from husband Mike 'Sugar Bear' Thompson in 2014.
Mama June says she's proud of daughter Honey Boo Boo's weight loss
He was reported to have cheated on June several times, and admitted when they appeared on TV show Marriage Bootcamp that he had also cheated with several men.
June hit the headlines later that year when she rekindled a brief romance with convicted sex offender Mark McDaniel.
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