- Following the exit of Chris Harrison, Variety has reported that Bachelor in Paradise will have a rotating list of hosts for the summer season.
- Variety has confirmed with ABC that deals have closed so far for Lil Jon, David Spade, Tituss Burgess, and Lance Bass.
- Wells Adams and Modern Family’s Sarah Hyland will also appear in the series, although their roles are unknown.
- Harrison’s future was in jeopardy after an interview with former contestant Rachel Lindsay. Harrison made divisive comments while defending the season’s front-running contestant Rachael Kirkconnell, who was coming under fire as her personal social media featured photos of her at plantation-themed fraternity parties, as well as reports of reposts of confederate flag imagery and Q-Anon theories.
- Bachelor in Paradise has just gone into production in Mexico.