August 16, 2022

ABC likes to remind viewers that no season of “The Bachelor” or “The Bachelorette” is kind of just like the one earlier than. 12 months after yr, episode after episode, Bachelor Nation watches the twists and turns that promise probably the most “dramatic” journey but. Every now and then, although, the present does handle to ship — particularly when it performs with its acquainted format. 

No announcement has stunned longtime viewers fairly just like the information that, for season 19, we would be getting not one, however two “Bachelorettes”: Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia, each from Clayton Echard’s stint as “The Bachelor.” And it wasn’t simply followers that have been caught off-guard.