05:49 PM EDT 03/27/2014
Originally posted 03/26/2014 01:45PM
Duck Dynasty is getting serious.
When the A&E show ends its fifth season Wednesday night, it will focus on Mia Robertson, the 10-year-old daughter of Jase and Missy Robertson, who was born with a cleft palate and received corrective surgery, which is documented in the show.
"You're gonna go from gut-wrenching laughter to crying, because it's very sweet," Missy tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 02/06/2014 12:00PM
Norman Reedus, who plays Daryl Dixon on AMC's The Walking Dead, spent last Thanksgiving with the cast of another hit show – A&E's Duck Dynasty.
Originally posted 01/06/2014 03:25PM
The fur's still flying for the Duck Dynasty clan – but, this time, literally.
Jep Robertson, the youngest son of the TV show's patriarch Phil Robertson, and his wife Jessica have welcomed a new dog to their family.
"Jep & Lily Lulu playing with our new pup Gizmo," Jessica Robertson Tweeted alongside a photo of her husband and their 11-year-old daughter Lily cooing at the fluffy white pup.
Their new addition comes on the heels of controversy for the family, who are getting back to business after the A&E network temporarily suspended Phil Robertson last month over anti-gay and racist comments.
Originally posted 01/03/2014 11:00AM
Originally posted 01/01/2014 10:15AM
Duck Dynasty star Willie Robertson chose not to quack back.
In one of his first chances to comment on the dust-up surrounding his outspoken father and costar Phil Robertson, the younger Robertson had only kind words for the A&E network and New Year's wishes for the nation in an appearance Tuesday night on Fox News's "All-American New Year" special.
"We're just glad to be back to work, and A&E and us are fine," Willie Robertson said in a live appearance with wife Korie from Steamboat Springs, Colo.
Originally posted 12/31/2013 09:50AM
Phil Robertson has been reinstated by A&E after a brief suspension for making anti-gay remarks, but the Duck Dynasty patriarch is caught up in a new controversy thanks to a video in which he advises men to marry girls as young as 15.
The footage, which surfaced Monday on YouTube, is said to be from a 2009 Georgia Sportsmen's Ministry event. In it, Robertson offers what he calls "river rat counseling," and warns men not to marry girls who are out of their teens.
"Look, you wait 'til they get to be 20 years old, the only picking that's going to take place is your pocket," he says. "You got to marry these girls when they are about 15 or 16. They'll pick your ducks. You need to check with mom and dad about that, of course."
Originally posted 12/28/2013 10:10AM
The last year brought dazzling highs and disappointing lows for the Robertson family, who found fame with Duck Dynasty and more than a little heartache after patriarch Phil Robertson shared his controversial opinions about gays and African-Americans in a new interview.
Originally posted 12/27/2013 05:45PM
Duck Dynasty will resume filming in the new year – with Phil Robertson.
A&E Networks – which had earlier suspended the family's patriarch after he expressed anti-gay beliefs and made statements about pre-Civil War African-Americans in an interview with GQ magazine – released a statement Friday saying that it has decided to resume filming later this spring "with the entire Robertson family."
Revealing that they had spoken to the family, A&E said that while they do not share Robertson's views, "Duck Dynasty is not a show about one man's views. It resonates with a large audience because it is a show about family … a family that America has come to love."
Originally posted 12/24/2013 08:40AM
One man in particular has faith in suspended Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson – the minister at his church and friend of more than 35 years, Mike Kellett.
Originally posted 12/23/2013 08:25AM
"I will not give or back off from my path."
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