Cable channel CMT has renewed reality shows My Big Redneck Vacation and Bayou Billionaires for second seasons. Both TV shows debuted just last month and have been a big success for CMT on Saturday nights.
Both of the programs are still airing the 10 episodes of their first seasons and are scheduled to conclude on March 24th. The cable channel hasn’t decided how many episodes they want for the second seasons but both My Big Redneck Vacation and Bayou Billionaires will return in June.
Here’s the press release:
CMT RENEWS TOP-RATED SERIES “BAYOU BILLIONAIRES” AND “MY BIG REDNECK VACATION”
The Dowden Family, Tom Arnold and the Clampets Will Return to CMT in June
NASHVILLE – February 23, 2012 – CMT’s new Saturday night series BAYOU BILLIONAIRES and MY BIG REDNECK VACATION have been picked up for second seasons, it was announced today by Jayson Dinsmore, EVP, programming and development, CMT. Both series debuted in January to record-breaking numbers, and have gone on to become the two highest-rated original series in CMT history. The second seasons of BAYOU BILLIONAIRES and MY BIG REDNECK VACATION are scheduled to premiere in June (number of episodes TBD).