Brace yourselves, Bachelor Nation — The Bachelor is getting another spinoff just in time for the Summer Olympics! Following the success of The Bachelor Winter Games, the franchise is adding a Summer version of the series when the Olympics take place in Tokyo this July.
“[Summer Games] will be its own thing and it’ll run — it’ll be Bachelorette Summer Games,” ABC’s Senior Vice President of Alternative Programming Rob Mills said on The Ringer’s Bachelor Party podcast Tuesday. “What’s nice about Summer Games, is when we did Winter Games, Bachelor was still airing, so it was a lot . . . This is Summer Games, and then Paradise will start . . . There is going to be both.”
“I think it’s going to be really fun,” he added. “We found a really great place to hold it. I mean, it’s going to be so fun seeing these people in these great, you know, track and field, and swimming. This is a real Olympics. To me, this is the real Olympics.”
Source: Read Full Article