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.

Surprisingly, man not eaten alive on Eaten Alive

Eaten Alive

Discovery Channel’s happy family holiday special Eaten Alive aired Sunday, rewarding viewers for their two full hours of viewing by ensuring that they spent quality time in the company of others instead of wasting that time doing something else that might not have been as satisfying, such as buying things that have labels which accurately reflect their contents.

Winter 2015 reality TV debut schedule

winter 2015 reality TV schedule

Mark your calendars with all these upcoming reality TV show debuts, including Celebrity Apprentice, The Bachelor, and another season of MasterChef Junior, all of which kick off in early January.

There are also 20+ shows debuting in December--including the one-off return of The Sing Off. No winter break for reality TV.

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