Hannah is only mid-way through her journey to find love on The Bachelorette but the new season of Bachelor in Paradise will be here before you know it. Here’s a quick look at everyone who is returning for Season 6, plus when BIP will officially premiere on ABC.
The Bachelor and Bachelorette may make the most headlines for ABC, but we all know that the drama doesn’t really start until the franchise heads to Mexico for the summer. More often than not, the romances that begin on Bachelor in Paradise don’t last long, but we have seen a few couples make it out in one piece. According to, there are around 19 individuals looking for love in Season 6 and some of them should bring plenty of drama this summer.
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Blake Horstmann, who competed in Season 14 of The Bachelorette, will be back in action after losing his bid to star on the Bachelor. Other Bachelorette alums include Cam Ayala, Clay Harbor (who left Season 14 early to play football in the NFL), John Paul Jones, and Kevin Fortenberry.
There are also a few BIP alums that will be making an appearance, including Derek Peth, Wills Reid, and Chris Bukowski. For Bukowski, this will mark his fourth time finding love in front of the cameras.
As far as the women are concerned, there are a number of exciting Bachelor alums in the mix this season. Fans will see the return of Bibiana Julian, Katie Morton, Demi Burnett, Tayshia Adams, Omyeka Ehie, Sydney Lotuaco, Nicole Lopez-Alvar, Caelynn Miller-Keyes, Hannah Godwin, Annaliese Puccini, and Jane Averbukh.
Bachelor in Paradise is scheduled to premiere on Aug. 5. As part of the premiere, Chris Randone and Krystal Nilsen are returning to exchange vows in front of the cameras. Guests include Ashley Iaconetti, Jared Haibon, Ben Higgins, and Becca Kufrin.