Bachelorette will star Trista; third season of The Bachelor planned.

Bachelorette will star Trista; third season of The Bachelor planned.
There will be two follow-up shows to The Bachelor, and one of them will have a familiar face. The Bachelorette will follow Trista Rehn as she makes her way through a pool of 25 bachelors; she was one of the 25 bachelorettes featured on ABC’s first season of the show. The show debuts in Jan. This fall, The Bachelor 2 will air on Wednesdays at 9, although a specific debut date is not yet known. ABC is currently casting for both that show and The Bachelor 3.

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.

Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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