The charismatic multi-aliased mush-mouthed Albert Harris of CMT’s Bayou Billionaires is a jack of many trades. In addition to being a musician, catfish herder, sculptor, and honorary X-Files agent, he is also a former convict! (That probably didn’t really deserve an exclamation point, I know.) Keep reading to see Albert (aka Karl) Harris’ mug shot from an arrest for possession of methamphetamine outside of a Missouri casino in 1998.
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CMT’s Bayou Billionaires is the highest rated series in the network’s history thanks to the Southern style casserole of personalities that is the Dowden family of Shreveport, Louisiana. Keep reading to see a wonderful wedding photo taken more than 43 years ago of Gerald and Kitten Dowden – the hard-working, level-headed, kind-hearted, and quick-to-laugh ringmasters of this wonderful Southern personality casserole!
Valeire Dowden is one of the stars of CMT’s Bayou Billionaires which follows the lives of Valerie’s parents Gerald and Kitten Dowden of Shreveport, Louisiana who struck it rich when the fourth largest deposit of natural gas in the United States was found on their property. After being the subject of some very harsh comments on various social media sites about some of her mannerisms, Valerie revealed that she was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 2008. Keep reading for excerpts from the interview in which she talks about what it has been like living with the disease and why she didn’t want the subject to come up on the show.
CMT is about to unleash the outlandish Dowden family from NW Louisiana on the reality landscape. The show is called Bayou Billionaires and it’s like a fish out of water concept as it follows the Dowdens who just so happened to be sitting on the Haynesville Shale, which is one of the largest natural gas producing geological areas in the United States. Find out how this good fortune turns into what they call mailbox money including a video about the Haynesville Shale and additional clips of Gerald and Kitten explaining their good fortune.