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There is no Next Episode of The Bachelorette planned.
America fell in love with two very different but dynamic Bachelorettes last season - Britt Nilsson and Kaitlyn Bristowe. It was hard to choose between the beautiful, charming Britt and the gorgeous, fun-loving, wise cracking Kaitlyn. So now, 25 eligible bachelors will choose between these two amazing women. For the first time in franchise history there will be two Bachelorettes. Chris Soules sent both ladies home broken hearted, but now with another chance at love, both women are ready to take a journey they hope will wind up happily ever after.
The action picks up with Britt and Kaitlyn anxiously awaiting the results of the men's vote. Chris Harrison prepares to give good news to one Bachelorette and, sadly, bad news to the other woman. One stunning beauty is left speechless with the exciting announcement that she is, indeed, the Bachelorette, on the conclusion of "The Bachelorette" two-night premiere event, TUESDAY, MAY 19 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
Kaitlyn is anxious to begin her journey to find the love of her life and the men are eager to start dating the vivacious Bachelorette. However, will the men who had a stronger connection to Britt have a target on their back? What happened to Brady, who was so smitten with Britt that he left the show in a sweeping romantic gesture? The men are taught to throw a punch by one of the best - Laila Ali - in preparation for squaring off against one another. Superstar comic Amy Schumer attempts to sharpen the rapier wit of a group of the bachelors, but will they be able to make our wise-cracking Bachelorette laugh? The debonair Clint captures the first one-on-one date -- an underwater photo shoot which ends in a hot romantic embrace. All the guys are "playing nice," until one devious bachelor refuses to play by the rules.
The drama continues as a disgruntled bachelor refuses to leave - even after Kaitlyn sends him home. Her well-meaning talk with the man goes awry, and after this unexpected confrontation, she decides to cut the cocktail party short and go directly to the rose ceremony. Sixteen men move on in an attempt to capture Kaitlyn's heart. World Champion sumo wrestlers Biyamba and Yama give six bachelors a wake-up call they won't soon forget, and one unhappy guy vocalizes his displeasure with the day's activity. Ben Z. goes on a mysterious one-on-one date with Kaitlyn. They both need to face their fears - including scorpions and snakes -- as they attempt to break out of the "Escape Room." Six more bachelors have another kind of terror waiting them when they meet the Bachelorette at an elementary school. But the fun begins when the men find out that they need to teach a class on the "birds and bees." Meanwhile, a budding bro-mance between two inseparable bachelors might interfere with Kaitlyn's search for love.
Clint may think he sweet talked Kaitlyn into giving him a rose, but after the men complain to her about his devious behavior, the Bachelorette decides to confront him. This sets off a combustible chain reaction, shocking Clint and the other bachelors - but it's JJ's response that makes the mansion explode. The remaining men will begin their world tour to find love - in New York City. A rap battle group date with hip-hop legend Doug E. Fresh, a bachelor Broadway competition, featuring Disney's "Aladdin," the Tony-winning hit Broadway musical, and a spectacular date at the Metropolitan Museum of Art gives Kaitlyn a new spring in her step. However, when Nick Viall, from Andi Dorfman's season of "The Bachelorette," suddenly turns up hoping to convince Kaitlyn to include him in her search for love, her world is turned upside down.
Nick must endure a no-holds-barred interrogation by the other guys vying for Kaitlyn's attention before they allow him to join the group. Kaitlyn's worst nightmare comes true at the cocktail party at New York Mets' Citi Field. Did she make a mistake letting Nick stay? Three men depart at a difficult rose ceremony, leaving 12 men to travel to San Antonio. A Texas two-step competition gets wild for Kaitlyn and one lucky guy who need to strut their stuff in front of a rowdy crowd. Ten bachelors are surprised by a charming 13-year-old superstar Mariachi singer and his band. They will need to write and perform their own songs and serenade Kaitlyn. A special one-on-one date takes the Bachelorette and her date kayaking along the famed River Walk, but the night portion of their romantic tryst turns very emotional. Finally, another explosive showdown is in store, as one frustrated bachelor opens up about the free-spirited Kaitlyn to her face.
Some bachelors will be making their last stand at the Alamo, as the drama picks up in San Antonio where it left off - Ian is about to give Kaitlyn a piece of his mind - in one of the most shocking confrontations of this or any season. After a rose ceremony that leaves nine men in the chase for Kaitlyn's heart, the remaining bachelors travel to the lush beauty of Dublin, Ireland. A picture perfect day strolling through the streets of Dublin turns into a passionate night for the Bachelorette and one of the men, but will Kaitlyn's actions have serious consequences when it comes to the other men? A six-man group date tests the bachelors' ability to say "good-bye" to Kaitlyn - at a fake, traditional Irish wake. The rose winner from the group date and Kaitlyn enjoy a private concert by the internationally famous Irish rock band The Cranberries. Simultaneously, one of the men has a major meltdown and reveals an explosive secret only he and Kaitlyn shared, leading to a face-off that could derail the Bachelorette's search for love.
One of the bachelors enjoys the Irish countryside with Kaitlyn. A surprise visit changes the course of Kaitlyn's journey.
Kaitlyn's dreams of finding true love may be unraveling after saying a crushing goodbye to one of her favorite bachelors, Chris. Are her past mistakes starting to catch up with her, jeopardizing her relationships with the other men? There also is the impending decision about which men she will take on overnight dates. Ben H. helps to lighten Kaitlyn's mood as they go on a date to historic Innisfallen Island, however, a group date with Joe, Nick and Shawn to beautiful Killarney National Park leads to unexpected drama and heartache. Just before the most important rose ceremony of the season, Kaitlyn pulls another surprise, but emotions and tensions are running high - she doubts her decisions and relationships for the first time. As the Bachelorette embarks on her first overnight date, her optimism returns - but two of the men face-off in an explosive confrontation that threatens to derail Kaitlyn's happy ending.
Shawn becomes jealous; the final two men's families express their concerns.
Kaitlyn must choose between jealous Shawn and passionate and intense Nick.
Kaitlyn, Nick and Shawn talk to Chris Harrison about the outcome of the show and their relationships.