Bachelor may be eight episodes; ABC talking about doing The Bachelorette.

Bachelor may be eight episodes; ABC talking about doing The Bachelorette.
ABC’s entertainment president talks about the return of The Bachelor, saying that the show may be eight weeks long instead of six when it returns next fall. However, as Zap2it.com reports, she says, “picking your possible lifemate on national television ‘is not something that should take forever to decide.’” Also, ABC is “flooring” the possibility of The Bachelorette. The network is still looking for applicants for both shows.
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Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.