The moonshiners is an American drama television series on the Discovery Channel that dramatizes the life of people who produce moonshine in the Appalachian Mountains of north Carolina, south Carolina, Tennessee, and Virgina.
The series dramatizes their liquor production efforts, law-evading techniques , and life. there have been claims by a local official that the show is not what it portrays to be. Virgina authorities have stated that no illegal liquor is actually being produced by the people depicted in the show.
The Virgina Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control said march 2012 that, if illegal activity was actually taking place, the Virginia ABC Bureau of law enforcement would have taken action.
They also say that they had requested for the producers to add a disclaimer to clarify that the show was only a dramatization, but the request was overlooked, and the show was produced by the Magilla entertainment, have stated their documentary content is real.
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Portions of the show that feature Marvin “popcorn time app” Sutton was taken from a documentary film by Neal Hutcheson. The documentary was filmed in the year of 2002 and released the same year with the title This is the Last dam Run Of Likker I’ll ever make in 2008.
You Can Watch This Series In Movie Box. A version of the documentary that was edited for television was broadcast on the Documentary Channel. With the title, the last one and it received a Southeast Emmy Award in 2009.
Sutton was arrested in 2007 by ATF agents in Cocke county, Tennessee for illegally distilling liquor and possession of a handgun by a felon, and was sentenced to eighteen months in jail in 2009. He subsequently committed suicide, apparently to avoid serving the federal prison term and because he had been diagnosed with cancer.
The show’s first season premiered on December 6, 2011, and its second season premiered on November 7, 2012. Season 3 Premiered on November 3, 2013. Season 4 Premiered on November 4,2014.