Both Rachel Lindsay and a group of Bachelor and Bachelorette fans have proposed concrete, actionable steps that ABC and the show’s producers can take to give it a “diversity makeover,” as Rachel wrote.
The Bachelorette 13
ABC cancelled Roseanne’s show, which was a surprise considering that, just last summer, the network used racial tension (and even potential violence) between Lee and Kenny to promote The Bachelorette.
Mike Fleiss says lower ratings for the first black Bachelorette’s season “revealed something about our fans.”
A round-up of essays about Rachel Lindsay’s Bachelorette season, and then recent news about reality TV shows and cast members.
Incendiary, political, and bigoted social media posts by Bachelorette suitor Lee Garrett surfaced today, though he has now locked his account.
Bachelorette season 13 contestant Bryce Powers answered one of his biographical questions with a transphobic answer that has now been deleted.
Rachel Lindsay’s The Bachelorette suitors have been revealed—as has her final pick, who Reality Steve revealed today. No spoilers here, but a link and list.
ABC has helpfully summarized the entire season of The Bachelorette 13 in just 708 words, though without the names of who Rachel Lindsay chooses and rejects.
Police say Bachelor season 19 star Chris Soules was involved in a fatal accident, while several of Rachel Lindsay’s suitors have arrests in their pasts.
The Bachelorette will have a black star for the first time in its 13-season history, as Rachel Lindsay will be revealed tonight to be the next Bachelorette.