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'The Bachelor' Week 6 Recap: Juan Pablo And Crew Head To New Zealand

2/11/2014 11:46am EST
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As only eight girls remain in Juan Pablo’s pool, the crew heads to New Zealand to see who will make it into his heart forever. And by forever, we mean for the next couple of months. Sorry to be skeptical but we just don’t see JP as a one-woman kind of guy. The first date card arrives at the girls’ romantic, calm and peaceful house on the river and it goes to Andi… finally! As she preps for her one-on-one date tomorrow, Cassandra and Renee discuss how hard it is being away from their sons.

JP and Andi hop on a speedboat and head out onto the river to begin their adventure together. The two...
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'The Bachelor' Recap: 3 Ladies Sent Home From Vietnam

2/4/2014 9:42am EST
'The Bachelor' Recap: 3 Ladies Sent Home From Vietnam
Juan Pablo and the remaining eleven girls head to Vietnam to continue their quest for love this week on The Bachelor. As the girls enter the lavish hotel together we are wondering if this a commercial for scarves- why is every girl wearing one? Huh! The first one-on-one date card arrives for Renee and as she preps for her date, we can’t help but wonder if she will finally have her first kiss with JP.

The two meet up in the city and he takes her for a ride in a pedi-cab. They actually look like a longtime married couple walking hand-in-hand together through the streets. JP buys Renee a cus...
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'The Bachelor': Fight For Juan Pablo's Heart Builds In South Korea

1/28/2014 8:41am EST
'The Bachelor': Fight For Juan Pablo's Heart Builds In South Kor
As the fight for Juan Pablo’s heart is getting stronger, the remaining thirteen girls will head to South Korea to show their love overseas. Although saying goodbye to his daughter, Camila is hard, he will no doubt have a blast with the ladies. Awaiting them when they touch down is the first date card- two group dates and a one-on-one date. Chelsie, Cassandra, Elise, Danielle, Kat and Nikki will head out on the first group date with JP to watch 2NE1 perform- the top ‘K-pop’ group in Korea. Not only will the girls be watching them perform but they will be learning 2NE1’s dance and performing ...
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'The Bachelor' Week 3 Recap: Fifteen Remain On Juan Pablo's Field

1/21/2014 11:19am EST
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The fifteen remaining hopefuls are still fighting for Juan Pablo’s heart and the claws are about to come out. Cassandra gets the first one-on-one date card and he promises that they will have a ‘wild ride.’ When she pulls up to the park in Long Beach n her limo, the two hop in a Jeep and head into the water because the Jeep is actually a boat.  As the two cook dinner together and dance, Cassandra still seems a bit shy and we don’t think that JP is feeling her. Alas, he gives her the rose- we think he just felt bad, or he just wants to sleep with her. 

The next date card arrives at the mans...
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'Bachelorette' Stars Trista & Ryan Sutter Still Together After 10 Years

1/19/2014 9:00am EST
Trista and Ryan
After 26 seasons of the show, most of the couples who have appeared on The Bachelor have succumbed to the reality that building “forever” with someone they’ve known for mere weeks defies logic. Then again, who said love is logical? Three couples have made it to the altar – and two more are headed there. The Bachelor’s surviving couples (Trista & Ryan, Sean & Catherine, Jason & Molly, Ashley & J.P., and Desiree & Chris) open up about making romance last – and what lies ahead – in this week’s issue of PEOPLE.

Trista & Ryan Sutter: Together since 2002; married since Dec. 6, 2003
Even now, aft...
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Juan Pablo Weeds Out More Crazy In A Stripped Down 'Bachelor'

1/14/2014 1:22pm EST
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Thirteen ladies are left in Juan Pablo’s sight and tonight he will go on his first one-on-one date with Clare. As he places the blindfold over her eyes and leads her to the car, the girls all watch on with envy.  He takes her to a make believe winter wonderland where the two sled, make snowmen and get cozy in the cold. As the two strap on their ice skates, Clare immediately falls down and it makes us wonder if she is pretending not to know how to skate to get closer to JP…. more power to her! 

Back at the house, Kat gets the next one-on-one date card as all of the other girls are bummed th...
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'Bachelorette' Star Emily Maynard Engaged For Fourth Time

1/8/2014 9:08pm EST
Emily Maynard and Tyler Johnson
The Bachelorette star Emily Maynard is engaged for the second time in just over a year.

The reality TV star and boyfriend Tyler Johnson were engaged over the weekend, and Johnson gave her five rings, according to Us Weekly. He also gave her eight-year-old daughter Ricki a ring.

E! News reports that Johnson also asked Emily's father for permission to marry his daughter and he also asked the parents of late racecar driver Ricky Hendrick -- Ricki's grandparents -- for permission. Emily had been engaged to Hendrick when he was killed in a 2004 plane crash.

"it's going to be a good year :)" E...
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'The Bachelor' Recap: Juan Pablo Is Back Ladies!

1/7/2014 4:30pm EST
'The Bachelor' Juan Pablo
Former Bachelorette contestant, professional soccer player and single father, Juan Pablo is ready to find love on this season of The Bachelor. Will he find his future wife in one of the twenty-five contestants or will he be alone (with his daughter Camila) once again? Either way, we are guaranteed to see a whole lot of skin this season…get ready ladies, Juan Pablo has arrived! Before he meets the lucky ladies, former Bachelor Sean Lowe sits down with Juan Pablo to give him some key advice, like how to remember all of their names. Usually it drives us nuts when ABC shows the guys showering a...
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'Bachelor' Host Chris Harrison To Officiate Wedding In 2014 Rose Parade

10/1/2013 3:13pm EDT
Chris Harrison
The Bachelor host Chris Harrison is helping to make a love match off the air. Harrison will officiate a wedding on a float in the 2014 Rose Parade, as part of a contest announced by Farmers Insurance today.

The "Picture Perfect Wedding" event is searching for couples with the most "picture perfect" love story. Today through October 28, Farmers is taking submissions via the company's Facebook page, after which the company will pick their three favorites.

Those three couples will then participate in a series of "wedding and life planning competitions" to earn votes from the public. People c...
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Friends Express Grief Over 'The Bachelor' Alum Gia Allemand's Death

8/15/2013 11:55am EDT
Gia Allemand
Gia Allemand, 29, of The Bachelor and The Bachelor Pad died Wednesday, Aug. 14, in New Orleans of an apparent suicide.

We first learned on Monday that Gia was rushed to the hospital in critical condition of an "unknown medical emergency," but it has since emerged that she hung herself.

Gia was living in Louisiana with her boyfriend, NBA player Ryan Anderson, who was the one who found her unconscious.

Ryan and Gia's mother were reportedly at her side when she was taken off life support, given her last rites, and passed away.

Gia was loved dearly by many of her "Bachelor" friends who took...
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'Bachelor' Star Gia Allemand Dies Following 'Serious Emergency Medical Event'

8/14/2013 9:00pm EDT
Gia Allemand
"Bachelor" star Gia Allemand, who appeared in season 14 of the reality show, was hospitalized in New Orleans Monday night and has died, according to TMZ.com. The cause of her hospitalization has not been disclosed.

The star, 29, experienced a "serious emergency medical event" that resulted in her hospitalization. The former model was listed in critical condition and was reportedly on life support after she was admitted.

Allemand's mother and boyfriend, NBA forward Ryan Anderson of the New Orleans Pelicans, were by her side in the hospital. The family is asking for privacy, according to he...
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'Bachelor' Stars Sean Lowe And Catherine Giudici Living In Separate Apartments Until Wedding

3/21/2013 7:05pm EDT
Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici
Sean Lowe -- the "born-again" virgin star of the latest season of The Bachelor, which wrapped up last week -- and fiancee Catherine Giudici are finally able to go out in public together after keeping their relationship secret for months for the sake of the show.

The couple, who say they're in the "honeymoon phase" of their relationship, plan to abstain from sex until they marry -- something Sean hopes isn't too far off.

"I'm a guy," he told People magazine last week. "If it were up to me, I'd go to the courthouse tomorrow and it would be a done deal!"

Sean and Catherine also plan to li...
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'The Bachelor' Stars Sean Lowe And Catherine Giudici Discuss Abstaining From Sex

3/17/2013 9:00am EDT
Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici on the cover of People Magazine
Four months after his romantic proposal on ABC's hit show The Bachelor, Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici reveal in this week's issue of PEOPLE surprising new details of why they fell in love – and how they're honoring his traditional values. It's not every day that a man proposes to the love of his life on national television, so one can perhaps forgive Lowe, 29, for getting ahead of himself when he popped the question to Giudici, 26. "I wanted to tell her why I fell in love with her and why I wanted to spend the rest of my life with her, but I got so excited that I rushed it," the Bachelor ...
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Sean Lowe And Catherine Giudici: Will They last?

3/13/2013 3:31pm EDT
Sean Lowe and Catherine Giudici
Season after season viewers are hypnotized by the twenty-five to thirty romantic lushes who fall in love and crave the affection of one man or woman whom they have only known for a couple of weeks. We are the audience, approximately 7 million of us, who can't keep our eyes off and watch in awe and suspense yearning to find out who will get the next rose on The Bachelor or The Bachelorette.

We have all come to realize that although this fantasy of love and commitment is wonderful to dream about, sometimes it is far from reality or the truth. Let's take Emily Maynard and Jef Holm from Season...
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'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe Picks A Wife

3/12/2013 10:30am EDT
'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe
This is the week we have all been waiting for- Sean will get down on one knee and propose to either Catherine or Lindsay. Sean’s family joins him in Thailand and his mom seems a little uneasy about why his mind isn’t made up about whom he will make his wife. Catherine will meet Sean’s family first and she admits that she is a big ball of nerves. After a brief dinner, Sean’s mom takes Catherine aside and asks her when she knew that she was falling in love with Sean. She tells his mom that she never wants to let Sean go. Sean’s father asks Catherine how she knows that she loves him and she te...
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'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe Picks Final Two, Sends Third Home Angry

2/26/2013 11:07am EST
Bachelorettes AshLee - The Bachelor
Sean and the remaining three ladies head to Thailand where they will embark on an overnight adventure together. Sean compares Catherine, AshLee and Lindsay and still seems torn as to who will be his wife. He thinks Catherine is goofy, silly and nerdy but his relationship with AshLee is no doubt the strongest out of all three and he absolutely adores her. And then there is Lindsay, who he feels has grown so much since her first crazy night on the show. Who will he pick to spend the rest of his life with? Or at least the next few months with, if he keeps up with The Bachelor trend?

Lindsay g...
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'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe Still Confused After Hometown Dates

2/19/2013 10:56am EST
'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe Still Confused After Hometown Dates
AshLee is back home in Houston, Texas awaiting the arrival of Sean so he can meet her family. The two sit down in a meadow to have a drink (liquid courage for him) before they head inside to meet the folks. Both are from Texas, both have fathers who are Reverends….we see a match made in heaven here, literally. AshLee’s father immediately starts questioning what the two have been up and where they have traveled. AshLee told her parents about the polar plunge and how she told Sean that she loved him and her mother pulls him away for a little chat. She tells him that he better not break her he...
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'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe Takes His Sister's Advice And Dumps Tierra

2/12/2013 12:05pm EST
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Sean and his remaining six ladies head to St. Croix this week via seaplane…jealous! Next week are the hometown dates, which mean the one-on-one dates are crucial to these girls. Des brings in the first date card and it goes to AshLee. As she goes off to get ready for the date, Tierra calls her a cougar and questions why she is thirty-two and single. What a biotch! Sean and AshLee swim out to a Catamaran where they will sail to a private island. While Sean and AshLee are on the beach talking, AshLee spills the beans about Tierra and tells him that she isolates herself from the rest of the ho...
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'The Bachelor' Sean Lowe Brings The Girls Up North For Some Alone Time In The Rockies

2/6/2013 11:04am EST
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The remaining nine ladies head up to Canada with Sean this week for some crazy fun in the Rockies- eh? Chris Harrison meets the girls as they step out of the limos and lets them know what dates are in store for them. The one-on-one date card goes to Catherine and we are sure Tierra is thinking, “what the heck is that aboot?’ As Catherine waits for Sean in the freezing cold, in the middle of nowhere, he pulls up in a giant snow bus and hands Catherine a snow suit so the two can go play in a glacier. The dates these girls get to go on are unreal…have you ever met a girl who has been to a glac...
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'The Bachelor' Brings Its Drama To The Great Outdoors

2/5/2013 10:30am EST
The Bachelor
This week, Sean takes the remaining eleven girls to Montana where there will be a one-on-one date, a group date and the dreaded ‘two girls, one Bachelor and one rose’ date. The solo date goes to Lindsay and the two take a romantic helicopter ride over Glacier National Park and then go to a Sarah Darling concert. He is definitely smitten with her and she takes home the first rose in Montana. Next up on the group date are Sarah, Selma, Desiree, Robyn, Daniella, Lesley, AshLee and Catherine where the girls will split into two teams and compete in a wilderness relay race. The red team consists ...
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'The Bachelor': Sean Goes From The Trailer Park To The Skating Rink

1/29/2013 2:02pm EST
The Bachelor
This week on The Bachelor, the remaining thirteen girls are that much closer to winning Sean’s heart and their eyes sparkle when Chris Harrison tells them that Sean does in fact see his wife in the roomful of girls. Cue Sean in his underwear getting ready for the date card that Chris left for the ladies. This is getting ridiculous, ABC, seriously, enough with the shirtless shots! This season should have been called The Half-Naked Bachelor. The first date card of the evening goes to Selma, where she and Sean will “turn up the heat.” She admits she wants to take it to the next level, then the...
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Tierra Literally Falls For Sean This Week On 'The Bachelor'

1/22/2013 9:37am EST
The Bachelor
First of all, ABC needs to stop opening the show with Sean either working out, showering, or doing anything without his shirt on. Cut back to the sixteen remaining ladies in the house and the date card goes to...Lesley. Sean picks her up in a limo and the two head out to Hollywood Boulevard to the Guinness World Records museum. Sean reveals that his own father holds a record for traveling 48 states continuously in the shortest amount of time and that the two of them will attempt to set their own world record for the longest onscreen kiss. We don't think these two will have a problem with th...
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The Girls Show Their True Sides This Week On 'The Bachelor'

1/15/2013 10:17am EST
The Bachelor
It wouldn’t be The Bachelor if they didn’t start off with a nice shower scene, would it, Sean? As the nervous remaining ladies wait at the house, the first date card of the night arrives. It goes to Sarah and she is over the moon excited when Sean picks her up in the helicopter. They fly around L.A. and he admits that they immediately clicked once she put it all out there and brought up her disability immediately. Once they get off the helicopter, he tells Sarah that they will be free falling off the tall building they were on, nothing to be scared about, right? It was nerve racking just wa...
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'The Bachelor' Introductions Full of Drunken Drama and Broken Hearts

1/8/2013 11:12am EST
The Bachelor - Lindsay from Missouri
Sean Lowe aka ‘the Ken doll’ is getting his second chance at love on The Bachelor after he had his heart broken by Emily Maynard on The Bachelorette. This season looks like it is going to be full of catty chicks, drunken drama and some silly moments like starting off the show zooming in on Sean’s buff body and his workout moves. As the first episode begins (after the half-naked scenes of Sean, that is) we are reminded how this sweet and shy man got his heart ripped out by Emily, who ultimately chose Ari over him. Clearly he is better off without Emily (as were Ari and Jeff) so we can confid...
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Meet 25 Bachelorettes Competing For Sean Lowe's Love On 'The Bachelor'

1/6/2013 12:00pm EST
Meet 25 Bachelorettes Vying For Sean Lowe's Love On 'The Bachelo
Bachelor Nation was shocked when fan favorite Sean Lowe was left heartbroken by last years Bachelorette Emily Maynard on a beach in Curaao. Deeply in love, the handsome and sincere Texan envisioned starting a family with Emily Maynard. But in what became one of the most shocking moments of the season, Emily blindsided Sean, rejecting him and sending his heartfelt dreams crashing down around him. He was devastated and alone then, but he has not given up on love.

Sean is back as The Bachelor and ready to risk it all again for another chance at love. He begins the search for his soul mate, ch...
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'The Bachelor' Stars Ben Flajnik & Courtney Robertson Split

10/6/2012 9:03am EDT
Ben Flajnik & Courtney Robertson
It probably comes as no surprise to most fans of the The Bachelor to learn that last season's couple, Ben Flajnik and Courtney Robertson, just couldn't make things work.

The couple confirmed their breakup on Friday in a statement to In Touch Weekly.

"After meeting over a year ago, we have decided to end our romantic relationship," the former couple said in a statement to the magazine.

"We have nothing but the utmost respect for each other, and both feel this is the right decision," they said. "We continue to remain friends and will support each other in future endeavors. Thanks to everyo...
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Dumped 'Bachelorette' Star Sean Lowe Is The New 'Bachelor'

9/26/2012 9:10am EDT
The Bachelor Sean Lowe
ABC has announced that Sean Lowe, who was rejected by Emily Maynard on the eighth season of "The Bachelorette," is the new "Bachelor."

The 28-year-old Dallas businessman is the man tasked with picking his perfect mate on the 17th season of "The Bachelor." Lowe is a tall man - 6 foot 3 inches - and was a linebacker for Kansas State University. He worked in finance and insurance before building a custom furniture business.

Lowe confessed he loved Maynard on last season's "Bachelorette," but she eliminated him just before the finale. Maynard wound up choosing Jef Holm, and the couple is stil...
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Kirsten Dunst Wants To Get Her Cute Cousin On 'The Bachelor'

9/1/2012 4:04pm EDT
Kirsten Dunst
Spider-Man star Kirsten Dunst is campaigning to land her cute cousin a role on dating show The Bachelor.

The actress admits she's a big fan of the program and, by getting her cousin Elise, on the set, she hopes to get some behind the scenes access and gossip.

Dunst says, "I did her bio (biography) for her... and she's really cute... I think they'll totally pick her, but we haven't done the video yet.

"We want her to be one of the girls... She'd just be laughing at the rose ceremony (where girls are rejected)."

And the actress admits her cousin's involvement would make the season extra s...
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Ryan Lochte Is Ready For Hollywood: Eying 'Bachelor,' Fashion Deals

8/11/2012 9:07am EDT
Ryan Lochte
Ryan Lochte is ready to head to Hollywood: The gold medal Olympian has already been offered three reality roles according to the Hollywood Reporter, and is psyched about two others.

"It wouldn't be your normal reality TV show because I'm definitely not your normal guy," he said in an interview with Matt Lauer on Good Morning America. However, there are two reality stalwarts he would love to be a part of. "I'm definitely looking towards Dancing With the Stars and The Bachelor, so we'll see what happens."

Of course, Lochte wants the Hollywood lifestyle to go with his newfound fame: "I defi...
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Emily Maynard Meets The 25 Men Who Will Try To Win Her Heart In 'The Bachelorette' Season 8 Premiere

5/15/2012 10:26pm EDT
Emily Maynard
Bubbly, adorable and unlucky in love Emily Maynard is back this season as the new Bachelorette and we are hoping that she finally finds her Prince Charming. Twenty five men step up to the plate in Emily’s home state of North Carolina to try and her heart, along with her daughter Ricki’s. After the tragic death of Emily’s ex-fiancé and her broken engagement to the former Bachelor, Brad, she is ready for lasting love. Although it seemed as though she was visibly upset when the relationship with Brad didn’t work out, we have a feeling that she never really liked him as much as he liked her. We...
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