June 14, 2011 07:34:52 GMT
In addition to reuniting Jake Pavelka and Vienna Girardi, season 2 of the reality show will have three men from 'The Bachelorette' season 7 as the contestants.
ABC has officially announced the cast of "Bachelor Pad" season 2, confirming Jake Pavelka and Vienna Girardi's involvement. This will be the first time the former engaged couple of "The Bachelor" season 14 reunite after their post-split interview a year ago.
From "Bachelor" season 14, there are also Gia Allemand and Ella Nolan. The other female contestants are Erica Rose of "Bachelor" season 9, Holly Durst of "Bachelor" season 12, as well as Jackie Gordon, Michelle Money, Melissa Schreiber and Alli Travis of "Bachelor" season 15.
Joining Jake in the male camp are Graham Bunn of "The Bachelorette" season 4, Michael Stagliano of "Bachelorette" season 5, Kirk Dewindt, Kasey Kahl and Justin "Rated R" Rego of "Bachelorette" season 6. Three men who are competing for Ashley Herbert's heart in the current season of "Bachelorette" will also join the show, but their names are yet to be revealed.
Season two of "Bachelor Pad" is promised to "bring fireworks, drama, romance and endless possibilities" for it has "so many elements at play to raise the stakes", such as Vienna and Kasey who are currently dating, a recent bad blood between Gia and Vienna, and a friendship which has developed between Jake and Gia.
They all are competing to win $250,000 and possibly a second chance at love. The show will premiere on August 8.