'Bachelor' Spinoff on the Way EW
ABC is creating a new reality show based on its “Bachelor” franchise. EW.com’s Inside TV reports that the new series will be called “Bachelor in Paradise” and will air in the summer.
The show will include some fan favorites from previous “Bachelor” iterations, as well as villains, the story notes. Participants will stay in a romantic location and will try to find their soul mate over the course of six episodes.
ABC’s logline reads, “The romantic dating series will feature new twists, shocking surprises, unexpected guests and some of the most unlikely relationships in ‘Bachelor’ history, plus all the usual romance, drama and tears we’ve come to expect from the ‘Bachelor’ franchise. It all comes together in the romantic television event of the summer.”
Chris Harrison will host the show, which will debut after the summer airing of “The Bachelorette.”