Duck Dynasty Season 4 in Jeopardy Over Salary Dispute
Could the hit, redneck, reality TV show, Duck Dynasty‘s new season be in jeopardy? According to The Hollywood Reporter, a salary dispute between the A&E Network and the Duck Dynasty family have season 4 in limbo.
The show that chronicles the life of the Robertson’s and their family operated business, Duck Commander, has been a ratings bonanza for A&E and propelled the company into financial riches as well.
Sources close to the negotiation say the family is asking for more than $200,000 an episode from A&E and production company Gurney Productions to return for a fourth season, with additional raises for subsequent seasons.
The show’s ratings stay at or near the top of all cable shows and it has at times, even won it’s time period for all TV shows. The Hollywood Reporter quotes another source as saying “it’ll all get worked out.”
SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter