Phil Robertson made some very controversial remarks about race and sexual orientation in a recent interview for GQ, and, as a result, has been suspended by A&E. This Duck Dynasty drama has drawn all kinds of supporters out of the woodwork, including fellow reality star Josh Duggar! How did the eldest son on 19 Kids and Counting respond to A&E’s decision?
And the controversy surrounding Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson continues…. This time, however, A&E is under fire for allegedly knowing about Phil’s beliefs for years, and then acting all surprised when the reality star spoke honestly about his feelings during the GQ interview. Say what you will about Phil, but it sounds like A&E should be sharing a little of the blame here.
Phil Robertson was suspended recently from any further taping of Duck Dynasty by A&E, after he did an interview in which the network thought his remarks were offensive. Now, the family has issued a statement, and it sounds like there will be no more show without the Robertson patriarch.
Duck Dynasty fans are far from happy, happy, happy after learning that our favorite bearded patriarch, Phil Robertson was suspended from any further taping of the show after he shared his opinion of homosexuals. If you’re one of the millions of viewers that tunes in week after week to watch the Robertsons, and you are angry about the suspension, here is your chance to sign a new petition, demanding that A&E reinstate the reality star.
Following a series of very controversial remarks about homosexuality, Phil Robertson has officially been suspended by A&E. While many critics of the Roberston family support the network’s decision, others feel the Duck Dynasty star should be allowed to voice his beliefs. Sarah Palin is one of several influential supporters willing to stand up for Duck Dynasty’s patriarch.
Phil Robertson is known for his tell it like it is personality (and his awesome beard, of course) on Duck Dynasty, but did the family patriarch take that too far recently? A&E thinks so, as Robertson made some anti-gay remarks in GQ recently, and he has now been suspended from the hit show indefinitely, leaving fans not so happy, happy, happy!
Duck Dynasty proves over and over that it is definitely one of A&E’s biggest hits, and the Christmas special was no different. While it didn’t nab the double digit ratings that the season 4 premiere did, the Robertson family‘s Christmas episode did manage to score nearly 9 million viewers, and we even got a sneak peek into the show’s new season!
A few seasons ago on Duck Dynasty, we watched as Willie Robertson purchased a winery, only to fail miserably at making a good vino. That, however, did not stop Robertson from continuing to pursue his dream, as it was revealed recently that he had scored a wine deal. But now it seems that the Duck Commander CEO is facing the backlash of dealing with alcohol!
No camouflage or muddy boots for this glam event! Duck Dynasty’s Willie Robertson was on hand for his kids’ homecoming ceremonies, as John Luke and Sadie Robertson were part of the court during their high school’s big night. Wearing their snazziest duds, the kids – and their famous dad – took the field during the crowning ceremony where the king and queen were revealed.
The Country Music Awards were on last night, and as expected, all of the genre’s biggest names were there. Some of reality TV’s brightest stars were on hand as well, and when bearded brothers Jase and Willie Robertson of Duck Dynasty joined hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood onstage for the opening monologue, it was purely quacktacular. See what I did there? Quack + spectacular = quacktacular = hilarious, right? No? Fine….