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'The Bachelor' Reveals 30 Ladies Vying for Chris Soules' Heart in Season 19

December 05, 2014 08:12:58

The 30 contestants competing on "" season 19 have been announced. There are Amanda, a ballet teacher who hates to clean and loves to shop, a nanny from Wayne, N.J. named Ashley, and another Ashley from Brooklyn who works as a hair stylist.

Bo, a plus-size model who loves sky diving and kids, a WWE diva-in-training, Brittany, high school soccer coach Kara, sport fishing enthusiast Tara and former NFL cheerleader Nikki are among other girls vying for Chris Soules' heart on the show.


Girls Fight Over Chris Soules in 'The Bachelor' Promo

November 07, 2014 11:11:00

"" is not returning until 2015, but ABC has teased fans with a promo for the upcoming season 18 starring Chris Soules. The video sees the eligible Bachelor, dressed in suit, looking for love in a cornfield.

"If you're the Bachelor, I'm the one," an unseen girl coos, followed by another who whispers the same line. As more voices join in, the ladies are fighting over Chris and their pitch rises as each claims she's the first to be there.


'The Bachelor' Season 19 Premiere Will Be Broadcast Live

October 30, 2014 02:10:39

ABC plans something big for the upcoming new edition of "". According to TVLine, unlike the previous season openers which were taped, the season 19 premiere will be broadcast live Monday, January 5 starting at 8/7c.

A source tells the site that the three-hour season premiere will feature recorded segments, such as the girls' arrival at the mansion, but most part of the episode will be telecast live, similar to the format of the "After the Final Rose" specials.


Chris Soules 'Flattered' to Be Chosen as the New Bachelor

August 28, 2014 11:08:59

It's official: Chris Soules is the new Bachelor. ABC announced it on Wednesday, August 27 with the farmer from Iowa making an appearance on "". Chris said he was "humbled," "flattered" and "grateful" to be the star of "" season 19.

"I mean, coming from a small town I never really expected to have this opportunity to be on either show let alone to be the lead on 'The Bachelor', so it's been awesome," he said on the morning show.


Arie Luyendyk Jr. Reveals Chris Soules Is the Next 'Bachelor'

August 27, 2014 10:08:48

Arie Luyendyk Jr. has possibly confirmed rumors that Chris Soules from Andi Dorfman's "" season is set to be the next "Bachelor". Without mentioning the name, the 32-year-old race car driver tweeted Monday, August 25, "I'm not the Bachelor, have fun on the farm people." He added later, "Thanks for the kind words everyone. It wasn't meant to be, and I'm okay with it. Happy I can move forward."

Despite the positive sounding tweets, Arie is reportedly unhappy that Chris S., instead of him, is chosen to star in the next season of "". A source tells Us Weekly that Arie is "pissed" about the decision but notes that "Arie was definitely being considered" and producers "really liked him."


Report: Nick Viall Is the 'Bachelor' Frontrunner

August 09, 2014 01:08:28

ABC has not announced the star of "" season 19 and rumors keep running rampant about who is going to be. Latest report says Nick Viall is being strongly considered as the next Bachelor. "Viewers are interested in what he has to say," a so-called insider of Nick tells Us Weekly.

Nick is Andi Dorfman's runner-up in the most recent edition of "". The 33-year-old software salesman made headlines after revealing on "After the Final Rose" special that he and Andi "made love" during the Fantasy Suite date.


Celebrities React to Juan Pablo Galavis' Shocking Decision on 'The Bachelor' Finale

March 12, 2014 08:03:33

Juan Pablo Galavis may have affirmed his title as the worst Bachelor ever following his shocking decision on "" season 18 finale aired on Monday night, March 10. The 32-year-old single father chose Nikki Ferrell over Clare Crawley, but he wasn't ready to propose to her and wouldn't say "I love you" even in the "After the Final Rose" special which was filmed weeks after the finale.

Celebrities, including former "The Bachelor" and "" stars, have taken to Twitter to comment on this. "" actress publicly said that she hated the former pro soccer player, tweeting, "I knew from day 1. I HATE #JuanPablo sooo much. I feel awful for every girl, including the one with the final rose."


'The Bachelor' Finale: Juan Pablo Galavis Makes a Shocking Final Decision

March 11, 2014 10:03:32

Juan Pablo Galavis may spark a new debate with his final decision on "". In the season 18 finale aired on Monday, March 10, the soccer stud took Nikki Ferrell and Clare Crawley to meet his family before choosing one of them.

Clare was the first to meet Juan Pablo's family in St. Lucia. His father Saul gave his approval, telling Clare, "I love you" in Spanish. Juan Pablo's mother admitted her son was "sometimes very rude," and Clare said, "It made me cry." Still, Clare felt that "he gets me." She also told Juan Pablo's cousin, Rodolfo, that she's "falling in love."


'The Bachelor: The Women Tell All': Juan Pablo Grilled by the Girls, Renee Happily Engaged

March 04, 2014 11:03:47

Juan Pablo Galavis was at the receiving end of his controversial moves on ": The Women Tell All" aired on Monday, March 3. The girls, except for the final two, reunited in the special and they slammed the former pro soccer player even before he showed up.

Andi Dorfman brought up her disastrous Fantasy Suite date and blamed Juan Pablo for only talking about himself. The girls echoed Andi's complaint that Juan Pablo never asked them about themselves, but Sharleen Joynt disagreed, saying, "I found him to be very curious... I thought he was very kind to me."


'The Bachelor' Recap: Fantasy Suite Date That Leads to Argument

February 26, 2014 02:02:30

Just when he should've won the hearts of the girls, Juan Pablo Galavis got dumped again. In the second part of the special two-night "" event, the former pro soccer player lost another girl without him having to make the decision.

The episode began with the Fantasy Suite date with Clare. Clare was worried about the overnight date after what happened in the ocean since Juan Pablo wanted to set an example for his daughter. But he assured her that there were no cameras in the room.


'The Bachelor' Recap: Juan Pablo Dumps an Early Favorite After Hometown Dates

February 25, 2014 11:02:10

Juan Pablo Galavis met the girls' parents in the latest episode of "". The former pro soccer player first headed to Nikki's hometown of Kansas City. She took her to one of the most famous barbecue places in Oklahoma, Joe's Barbecue, and took him for some bull riding.

Nikki's parents were very supportive of her. Juan Pablo told her dad that he liked Nikki's honesty the most. Her dad said he trusted Nikki and would support her whatever she decided. Nikki, meanwhile, wanted to tell Juan Pablo that she loved him, but she never got up the nerve to do it.


'The Bachelor' Recap: The Foreseen Withdrawal and a Big Fight

February 18, 2014 11:02:46

Just a week before the hometown date, a girl decided to quit "". In the Monday, February 17 episode, Sharleen made the important decision after struggling with her feelings since the beginning of the 18th season.

Juan Pablo Galavis was clearly still into Sharleen as he gave the first one-on-one date to her for that week. The other girls were jealous and wondered why she had not been eliminated yet.


'The Bachelor' Recap: Juan Pablo Sends Home Birthday Girl, Makes Up With Clare

February 11, 2014 12:02:55

Clare had not been over last week's drama on "" in which Juan Pablo Galavis treated her like she did something wrong after their skinny-dipping. The two had a chance to talk about it during their one-on-one date in the latest episode airing February 10.

Trying to make sure she knew he still had feelings for her after their "mistake," Juan Pablo explained his boundaries. He said he didn't kiss and hold hands with his girlfriend in front of his daughter, and kissing and swimming in the ocean in the middle of the night "didn't feel right."


'The Bachelor' Recap: Juan Pablo Admits He Made a 'Mistake' After Skinny Dipping With Clare

February 04, 2014 10:02:40

More tears were shed in the latest episode of "" season 18. Juan Pablo Galavis got too close with one of the girls in the fifth episode set in Vietnam, but later seemingly regretted his action.

The episode began with a one-on-one date with Renee. They went shopping at local markets and bought gifts for their children. They later had a romantic dinner where they talked about their kids. At the end of the night, Juan Pablo gave her a rose but didn't kiss her as she had expected.


'The Bachelor' Recap: Sharleen Makes Shocking Confession

January 28, 2014 11:01:24

Juan Pablo Galavis took the girls to Seoul, South Korea in the fourth episode of "" season 18. He first went on a group date with Chelsie, Cassandra, Elise, Danielle, Kat and Nikki.

They learned that they would be dancing with Korean pop group and Nikki wasn't happy about it because she's a terrible dancer. Kat, on the other hand, was excited about it since she's a dancer, but the other girls thought Kat was "trying to steal the spotlight" with her dance moves.


'The Bachelor' Recap: Soccer Date, Surprise Breakfast Treat and More Breakdowns

January 21, 2014 11:01:16

Juan Pablo Galavis continued to get to know the girls better on "". Early in the January 20 episode, he took Cassandra on a one-on-one date in the ocean. They jumped into the water and made dinner together, sharing pictures of their kids and making out as well. At the end of the night, he gave her a rose.

For the group date, Juan Pablo took 10 ladies to the L.A. Galaxy stadium. The girls were split into two teams of five to play soccer. The red team was far leading so Juan Pablo jumped in to help the blue team, but they still lost.


'The Bachelor' Recap: Drunken Meltdown Leads to Early Elimination

January 14, 2014 02:01:50

The dates began on "" in a January 13 episode. Juan Pablo Galavis gave the first gave date card to hairstylist Clare. He blindfolded her and whishked her off to his winter wonderland in L.A.

They ice skated and played in the snow, before getting into a hot tub. She talked about her dad and he gave her a rose. They later went to a private Josh Krajcik concert and danced while still in their swimsuits.


'The Bachelor': Kylie Lewis Blames Producers for Her Elimination

January 08, 2014 12:01:26

Kylie Lewis, one of the nine ladies sent home in the season 18 premiere of "", blames the show's producers for her rejection. Speaking to TMZ, the 23-year-old claims she was forced to do things that landed her on the chopping block.

Kylie says producers told her to dye her hair from strawberry blonde to red and advised her to wear a pink dress instead of purple in the first episode. She additionally says that she had drawn a picture of Juan Pablo Galavis to make a memorable first impression, but producers told her to tweet the bachelor, "OMG I JUST MET @JuanPaGalavis!!!" instead, making her appear rather desperate.


'The Bachelor' Season 18 Premiere: Juan Pablo Eliminates 9 Ladies on First Night

January 07, 2014 11:01:38

Juan Pablo Galavis has officially kicked off his search for "the one" on "" season 18 premiere. The two-hour episode airing January 6 saw the former Venezuelan soccer player meeting the 27 ladies for the first time, but at the end of the night only 18 remained on the show.

As teased before, there were some awkward first encounters, with nurse Nikki bringing a stethoscope to let him listen to her heart beat, and "ocean person" Lucy going barefoot. There were also tears as Lauren H. cried a lot when revealing her heartbreaking experience of her being left by her last boyfriend.


'The Bachelor' Season 18 Premiere Episode Sneak Peek

January 03, 2014 01:01:53

TV Guide offers a sneak peek to the new season of ABC's "". Man of the season Juan Pablo has to give the first impression rose to one beauty after meeting 27 of them, but the pressure was not only on him.

Not all of the women had the chance to personally connect with Pablo in such a short time. Contestant Lauren H. questioned the other women who had a time with him. "You have one night, and one night only to impress," one contestant told her. Lauren H., who is still recovering from a broken engagement, then broke down in tears because she was out of her comfort zone and thought that maybe she was not quite ready to compete for love.


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