Bachelor Premiere Will Be Telecast Live
ABC must really be in love with its new Bachelor.
TVLine has learned exclusively that the The Bachelor‘s latest cycle — premiering Monday Jan. 5 and starring Bachelorette reject Chris Soules — will be three hours long.
It’ll also be telecast live. READ MORE
The Next Bachelor: Farmer Chris Soules
Will the farmer take a wife? (Did anyone beat me to that lede…?)
Recent Bachelorette finalist Chris Soules has been anointed READ MORE
Fall TV Scoop: ABC Renews Shark Tank, The Bachelor and Other Reality Series
Meanwhile over on the reality-TV side of things…. ABC has renewed a quartet of unscripted /”unscripted” series for the 2014-15 TV season. READ MORE
The Bachelor's Juan Pablo Won't Be Dancing: Here Are 10 Other Reality Shows He Could Ruin
This was the week where Juan Pablo Galavis stood trial in the court of public opinion, accused of being the worst Bachelor in the history of ABC’s reality dating competition — and the evidence was pretty damning.
Dumped by Andi Dorfman for talking incessantly about himself during their “fantasy suite” experience; accused of …READ MORE & VIEW PHOTOS
Ratings: Bones Returns Up, Bachelor Finale Down, The Voice Ties Low, Beast Dips
Fox’s Bones returned to its Monday home with 6.6 million total viewers and a 1.7 rating (per finals), up a tenth in the demo from its most recent Friday outing (6.8 mil/1.6) and improving two tenths …READ MORE
The Bachelor Finale: Who 'Won'? Why Was Juan Pablo Glum? And Who's the New Bachelorette?
So you opted not to watch The Bachelor ever/this season/tonight? Good call!
That doesn’t mean you won’t want a little water-cooler ammo come Tuesday morning when the topic turns to who received Juan Pablo’s final rose; why, during a live “After the Final Rose” special, said woman looked about as happy as a bride who spills …READ MORE
Ratings: The Bachelor and Castle Tie Lows Vs. Olympics, Star-Crossed Does Better Than Dixie
NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics this Monday night averaged 23.5 million total viewers and a 5.6 demo rating, both improving on its Sunday tallies (21.1 mil/4.8) and up …READ MORE
Ratings: Bachelor Steady Despite Scandal, Sleepy Hollow Ticks Up, Blacklist Dips to New Low
Despite Juan Pablo’s recently revealed and widely condemned statements against gays, ABC’s The Bachelor held steady in the ratings this week, drawing 7.8 million total viewers and a 2.3 demo rating.
Leading out of that, Castle …READ MORE
UPDATED: Bachelor Juan Pablo Issues Apology, Blames Language Barrier for 'Pervert' Comment, Agrees to Meet with GLAAD
Juan Pablo Galavis wants to know if you will accept this mea culpa.
The embattled Bachelor star released a statement Saturday via his Facebook page apologizing for offensive comments he made towards gays. READ MORE
Bachelor Backlash: ABC, Show's Producers Blast Juan Pablo's 'Thoughtless' Anti-Gay Remarks
ABC isn’t standing by their man.
On Saturday, the network and studio Warner Horizon released a statement condemning The Bachelor‘s Juan Pablo Galavis for anti-gay comments he made in an interview Friday night. READ MORE