Prior to the Duck Dynasty Season 11 premiere on Wednesday night, A&E aired a video in which the Robertson family announced that this will be the last season of the show. Keep reading to watch the clip and get the reactions from the Robertsons on social media.
VIDEO PHOTOS Missy and Jase’s daughter Mia undergoes 5th surgery for cleft palate on Duck Dynasty season finale
Duck Dynasty‘s Mia Robertson is only 11 years old but she has already had five facial surgeries, with the most recent one (from January, 2014) to be featured on tonight’s Season 5 finale. See how Mia is doing, now, and how her story is helping other children born with cleft lip and palate issues.
Robertson family issues statement on Phil’s suspension: “We cannot imagine the show going forward without our patriarch at the helm”
The Robertson family from Duck Dynasty issues an official statement addressing the suspension of patriarch Phil Robertson after his controversial comments about homosexuality and race in a new GQ interview. In the statement the family acknowledges Phil’s comments were “coarse” but adds that they were “grounded in the teachings of the Bible.” The statement then casts a shadow on the future of the series when it reveals the family is “in discussions with A&E to see what that means for the future of Duck Dynasty,” but that they “cannot imagine the show going forward without our patriarch at the helm.”
In part two of the Duck Dynasty Christmas Special photo album we have the show’s resident guru Uncle Si playing the part of a wise man in the Robertson family Nativity Scene stage production as well as Jase and Missy Robertson with family patriarch Phil Robertson all chipping in!
Watch as Willie Robertson twerks with Carrie Underwood during the 2013 CMA Awards. They were joined by other Duck Dynasty stars for Duck Blinds, a spoof of Blurred Lines.
During Texas Senator Ted Cruz’s all-night stand against the funding of Obamacare he called upon the cast of Duck Dynasty for inspiration and to drive home a point about his particular hopes for the country moving forward. Cruz spent 21 hours and 19 minutes trying in every way to explain why he feels that Obamacare is bad for America. At one point, he called upon the philosophies of Phil, Jase, Willie and Silas Robertson. News outlets have pointed out this wasn’t a filibuster but in a way it was kind of a Phil-a-buster. See just the part where he quotes DD a lot as well as a full transcript of the Philosophies.
Jase Robertson has a very well-known, very bearded face, but apparently it wasn’t recognizable enough to keep an employee of the Trump International Hotel from escorting him out, based merely on his appearance. After the episode, which Jase has called “facial profiling,” The Donald himself instructed an assistant to call with an apology. Read on to see Jase’s response to Trumps attempt to make nice.
Duck Dynasty returned for its fourth season last night and the special one-hour premiere episode featuring an emotional vow renewal ceremony between Robertson family matriarch Ms. Kay and patriarch Phil Robertson in honor of their 49th anniversary was watched by 11.773 million people, making it the most-watched episode of a non-fiction series in cable television history! Keep reading for all the numbers as well as a jubilant press release from A&E about the history-making event.