Published On: Fri, Jan 3rd, 2014

Willie Robertson ‘glad to get back to work’ with ‘Duck Dynasty’ season 5 starting in mid-January

Willie Robertson discussed his desire to “move on” after the whirlwind of controversy surrounding his father Phil Robertson and the impact on the family’s reality show: Duck Dynasty.

Willie Robertson Duck Dynasty photoRobertson and his wife, Korie, told Bill Hemmer and Elisabeth Hasselbeck in an interview with Fox News that everything is good between his family and the A&E network.

“We’re just glad to get back to work, A&E and us are fine,” Robertson said. “The Robertsons, we are looking forward to getting back to making some funny shows and it’s a new year, so we are ready to break in a new year and start it all over again.”

The network suspended Phil Robertson on Dec. 19, the day after an interview with GQ magazine was published in which he made remarks about homosexuality. He was reinstated Friday.

Willie Robertson said his family is are excited about the episodes they have already filmed for the upcoming fifth season.

“You know we are ready to move on,” he said. “I think we all learned a lot and we are just ready to move on and the family is happy and we are ready to go.”

Korie Robertson agreed with her husband, and said she’s glad the family can continue to work together.

“The best thing about the show is we get to do it together as a family,” she remarked.

Duck Dynasty begins their fifth season January 15, 2014.

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