Fans have been sitting and waiting in anticipation of the new season bachelorette for much longer than usual. The COVID-19 pandemic brought the end of Clare Crawley’s show season before she even got a chance to start. But even though filming has resumed in an isolated location, fans may be in for another gut kick, as Crawley reportedly was ready to give up after just 12 days of filming.
Happened what happened to Clare season?
Before Crawley began filming her season, COVID-19 restrictions across the country came into place and production decided it was no longer safe to film. By the close of filming, the men of the season had already been announced. While waiting to move on bachelorette mansion, some of them began capitalizing on fame.
“These guys are not living under those guidelines because they are not really part of our stuff,” Chris Harrison told Entertainment Tonight after Matt James, who will now be the Bachelor, set up a Cameo account. “And so they’re living their lives, and they’re a kind of use that they’re chosen to be going on bachelorette like a jump point … so I think it’s the same, ‘Look, I want everyone to follow the rules. We all play by the same rules, so when you enter, there is a sense of innocence and naivety and we can overcome through that. “
Some of the men still ended up remodeling before filming began at a quarantined location in Palm Springs, California.
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Why does Clare want to leave the show?
The whole purpose of bachelorette is for the bullet to find love. After several failed attempts to find it on Bachelor, Bachelor in Paradise, and Winter Bachelor Games, Crawley reportedly finally succeeded. And because of that, she was willing to leave the show.
“She told the producers she did not want to take part in the show” because she “had already fallen in love,” a source told Jeten & Style.
Her bond with racer Dale Moss has been so strong that she saw no point in continuing the season.
“Manufacturers are trying to figure out what to do,” the source said. “They are frantically trying to get the parts without having to start all over.”
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Can Clare leave ‘Bachelor?
single Reality expert Steve called them inaccurate sources.
“She signed a contract for the show,” he tweeted. “You can’t give up on her. If that were the case, PLENTY of other former executives would have done it after knowing who they wanted early on. So dumb.”
Although other executives have threatened to abandon the show, like Colton Underwood with his infamous jump on the wall, no one has actually done it. As Steve mentioned, there are a number of strict guidelines in the contract of each bullet and the heavy fine they must pay if they violate any of those rules. If executives were allowed to leave the season without any consequences, then it would make sense that only more of them would have done so.