Like all things in 2020, it appears the newest season of The Bachelorette is cursed! But what’s going on??
After months of production delays and a fan-demanded recasting of suitors, it appears producers made a big move after the first two weeks of filming began for Clare Crawley’s season: they reached out to “backup” contestants!
That’s right, Perezcious readers. For reasons unknown, Bachelor Nation producers reportedly contacted several men who were not initially cast to film the current season “out of the blue,” according to an Us Weekly source, suggesting that something had gone FULLY awry during filming.
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The insider explained:
“Last weekend, producers reached out to backup Bachelorette contestants who had been vetted for Clare’s season but were ultimately not cast to film at La Quinta [Resort]. When producers reached back out, out of the blue, it was very apparent that something had happened with production.”
There have already been quite a few hurdles for production on the upcoming season. After shooting was put on hold indefinitely due to health and safety concerns, ABC revealed that Crawley would embark on her made-for-TV love journey in a single quarantined location amid the…