Simply this week, extra particulars had been introduced about the upcoming Season 8 of Bachelor in Paradise.
Not solely did viewers discover out the present could be premiering within the fall this 12 months, however they had been informed that Wells Adams could be again because the bartender, and Jesse Palmer could be internet hosting BIP after getting The Bachelor and The Bachelorette internet hosting gig.
Nevertheless, Bachelor Nation alums aren’t too pleased with this selection. Whereas they love Wells as the BIP bartender, a lot of them needed him promoted to the host of the present.
Why do Bachelor alums need Wells because the host of Bachelor in Paradise?
Followers of the franchise who watched Bachelor in Paradise when Wells was the bartender know he not solely makes and pours the drinks, however he offers recommendation, helps the contestants, and talks with everybody the entire time.
Kendall Lengthy was a latest visitor on Us Weekly’s Right here for the Proper Causes podcast, and he or she had one thing to say concerning the announcement and is most undoubtedly pro-Wells because the host.
She acknowledged, “Wells was extra interactive with all of us than the host was simply because he was there day by day on the bar. And he actually had a form of host function in speaking about precise, actual feelings, giving recommendation.”
Kendall then talked about how they see the bartender far more than they see the host on Paradise, so having Wells be the host after he’s skilled the present a number of instances would make sense.
Whereas Kendall did praise Jesse on his internet hosting skills and justified that possibly they’re making an attempt to maintain all three exhibits with the identical host, she stated a number of the solid simply is aware of how simple it’s to speak to Wells.
Different alums piped up with their opinions as effectively
Tammy Ly, one other former The Bachelor contestant informed Us Weekly in an interview that she “actually suppose[s] Wells ought to simply be the everlasting host … I feel he’s killer. He has nice commentary. He’s humorous. He’s additionally sympathetic and, like, actually relatable.”
She went on to say, “He’s been on the present earlier than. Jesse is nice and I feel that if they simply needed him for a internet hosting place, that’d be nice. However Paradise is a lot extra in depth and private with the solid. I feel that Wells would simply kill it.”
One other Season 7 alum, Jessenia Cruz, agreed with Tammy, as she added after speaking concerning the thought of celeb hosts, “Or in the event that they hold Wells because the host and, possibly, have somebody type of take up the mantle of the Paradise bartender, that’d be cool too.”
Jessenia additionally stated that she doesn’t have something towards Jesse however that Wells could be higher on Paradise over Jesse.
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