The 28-year-old teacher didn't win with Bachelor Matt James. But on Tuesday's premiere, the ball is in her court.
Viewers will first meet Clayton Echard when "The Bachelorette" returns on Oct. 19.
The 36-year-old said that "Bachelor" producers "protected" her and edited out certain things that had happened while filming the reality dating show.
Program producers ABC Entertainment and Warner Horizon said they're continuing a "dialogue around achieving greater equity and inclusion."
Uzoma "Eazy" Nwachukwu was framed as a desirable romantic prospect and became a fan favorite. How should the show have responded to an assault allegation against him?
"One of the producers left their binder out ... [and they had] storylines for every person," explained the original star of the ABC franchise in a podcast this week.
HuffPost spoke to 12 former Bachelor contestants about tokenization, racist backlash and where the franchise can go from here.
Rumors that Clare Crawley will be replaced by Tayshia Adams aren't being dismissed out of hand by the show's production company.
In the new version of the show, contestants would meet their potential partner's children, not the parents.
The show is getting ready to film its long-delayed season with Clare Crawley, the season’s star. Variety broke the news.