The Bachelor - Jake Pavelka
Commercial pilot Jake Pavelka will get his chance to woo 25 women when The Bachelor: On The Wings of Love premieres Jan. 4 at 8/7c, ABC announced.
Pavelka, 31, was chosen over fellow finalists Kiptyn Locke and Reid Rosenthal to be the next Bachelor. A TVGuide.com poll showed that 64 percent of more than 2,500 voters agreed with ABC's decision.
And the new Bachelor is: Jake Pavelka
Jason Mesnick and Molly Malaney
Is the second time the charm?
Former Bachelor Jason Mesnick, who infamously dumped Melissa Rycroft for Molly Malaney on-air, has formally popped the question to the runner-up-turned-woman of his dreams, People reports.
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Mesnick proposed to Malaney Tuesday, who "giddily" accepted, during a trip to ...
Jake Pavelka, just announced as the newest Bachelor Tuesday, may already be getting competition from on-screen rival and fellow Bachelorette contestant Wes Hayden.
"I've actually got something going on...
ABC has found its new Bachelor.
Jake Pavelka, a pilot who failed to achieve liftoff with Jillian Harris on the most recent season of The Bachelorette, will be handing out the roses on The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love. The announcement was made during Tuesday's Dancing with the Stars result show.
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Production on the show begins soon, and Pavelka told People he's excited to weed out the 25 women who'll be cat-fighting for his affection.
Come December, Melissa Rycroft will be a bachelorette no more.
The Bachelor and Dancing with the Stars alum and her fiancé, Tye Strickland, are set to tie the knot on Dec. 12, she tells Us Weekly.
"We aren't doing ...
The Bachelorette, Kiptyn and Reid
Jillian may have made up her mind, but TVGuide.com readers are torn between Bachelorette rejects Kiptyn Locke and Reid Rosenthal.
In a poll that asked users who they thought should be the next Bachelor, Kiptyn and Reid both nabbed 38 percent of the more than 3,000 votes cast. (Interestingly, in a poll launched before the final rose, the majority wanted...
You don't have to wait until the next incarnation of The Bachelor to see Chris Harrison on your TV again. The host/matchmaker has paired with Dancing with the Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba to anchor TV Guide Network's red carpet coverage, starting with September's Emmy Awards. "What most people don't know is that this goes back to my true passion — live TV," Harrison, who also hosts Hollywood 411, tells TVGuide.com. "I started there as a local sportscaster in Oklahoma City and that will always be my love. It's kind of what I live for." But how does red-carpet coverage compare to his Bachelor/ette duties? Find out, and see what Harrison has to say about the Bachelorette finale and why a Friend should be the next Bachelor.
On Monday night's finale of The Bachelorette (8/7 CT) cute and kooky Canadian Jillian Harris must choose between her final suitors, Ed Swiderski and Kiptyn Locke (or perhaps the recently rejected Reid Rosenthal, who appears in finale promos). Given the series' terrible track record, who do you think Jillian should end up with? (Vote in poll below.)
But before Jillian hands out that final rose, let's look back — at both The Bachelor and The Bachelorette — to see where all the contestants are now...
Dancing with the Stars and Bachelor alum Melissa Rycroft is engaged again — this time to Tye Strickland, a Dallas insurance agent she has dated on and off for two years.
Rycroft was famously spurned by The Bachelor's Jason Mesnick earlier this year.
See sexy photos of Rycroft from the Dancing ballroom
"Sometimes the stars align, and the clouds part and everything works ...
She made a Bachelor think twice. She tore up the dance floor. Now, Melissa Rycroft will tackle a third gig for ABC, on Good Morning America.
Though unconfirmed by the network, sources tell TVGuide.com that Rycroft will join the morning program this summer as ...