Honey Boo Boo is shunning fame.
In an interview with HLN’s Dr. Drew Pinsky, Alana Thompson, aka Honey Boo Boo, took issue with the line of questioning by pretending to fall asleep.
After “awaking” when she realized taht the questions weren’t going away, the 7-year-old star of TLC’s “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” stated that she doesn’t even like being on TV.
Dr. Drew pounced. “Why?” he asked.
“Because fans come up to me and I hate it,” she responded.
Of course, the child is also coming off a full media tour, with stops that ranged from “Jimmy Kimmel Live” to “Access Hollywood Live” to promote the show. Needless to say, some grouchiness is probably in order.
Here’s the clip…