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Chris Harrison Exits ‘The Bachelor’ Franchise After 19 Years

Chris Harrison has officially parted ways with the Bachelor franchise. After stepping aside during the controversial 2021 season of The Bachelor, the host and producer — who has served as the…

Why Katie Thurston Said Yes to ‘The Bachelorette’ Amid ‘The Bachelor’ Chaos

As Katie Thurston stands at the top of the driveway waiting for the usual parade of contestant limos to greet her, the Bachelorette star nervously takes in a few deep breaths. “I’m going to…

2020-21 TV Ratings: Overachievers, Bottom Feeders and the Most Average Shows

The broadcast networks didn’t have a very good year in 2020-21, and that’s reflected in the rankings for individual shows as well. Within that context, however, a handful of series managed…

Rachel Lindsay Calls Out ‘The Bachelorette’ Over the Casting on Her Season

Rachel Lindsay, who has distanced herself from the Bachelor franchise in recent months, is continuing to pull back the reality TV curtain on her role as the first Black Bachelorette. Lindsay…

Rachel Lindsay Exits ‘Bachelor’ Podcast, Parting Ways With Franchise

The show's first Black female lead, and vocal advocate for inclusivity among the reality series, is leaving the 'Bachelor Happy Hour' show after 100 episodes and a disappointing 2021 season: "For me…

Colton Underwood on Ex Cassie Randolph: “I Made Mistakes in the End of That Relationship”

The former ABC reality star, who came out as gay on Wednesday, also addressed his tumultuous 'Bachelor' relationship in the extended interview with Robin Roberts.

Former ‘Bachelor’ Colton Underwood Filming Reality Series at Netflix

The ex-ABC star is documenting his coming out story for the streaming giant.

‘Bachelor’ Star Colton Underwood Comes Out as Gay

"I'm the happiest and healthiest I've ever been in my life," said the former ABC reality star when sharing the news on 'Good Morning America.'

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: How ‘The Bachelor’ Went Off the Rails Dealing With Racism

A season meant to be historic with the first-ever Black Bachelor instead highlighted the need to "remain vigilant to the clueless enablers who allow racism to thrive," writes The Hollywood Reporter's…

TV Ratings: ‘Bachelor’ Ends With Season Highs, But Down From 2020

The finale of Matt James' season is down about 25 percent in total viewers from a year ago.

An “Uncomfortable” Conversation: ‘The Bachelor’ Finale Confronts Franchise Race Problem

The ABC reality series, already in production on 'The Bachelorette,' enlisted franchise outsider Emmanuel Acho to address the off-camera controversy that overshadowed Matt James' historic season.

Two ‘Bachelorette’ Stars Revealed as ‘Bachelor’ Franchise Moves on Without Chris Harrison (For Now)

The ABC reality series is pushing ahead with the 2021 cycles of 'The Bachelorette,' starring leads from Matt James' historic season that wrapped Monday night.