Simply this week, extra particulars have been introduced about the upcoming Season 8 of Bachelor in Paradise.
Not solely did viewers discover out the present can be premiering within the fall this yr, however they have been instructed that Wells Adams can be again because the bartender, and Jesse Palmer can 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, lots of them wished 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 current visitor on Us Weekly’s Right here for the Proper Causes podcast, and she or he had one thing to say concerning the announcement and is most undoubtedly pro-Wells because the host.
She said, “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 kind 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 perhaps they’re making an attempt to maintain all three reveals with the identical host, she mentioned a number of the forged simply is aware of how simple it’s to speak to Wells.
Different alums piped up with their opinions as nicely
Tammy Ly, one other former The Bachelor contestant instructed 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 only wished him for a internet hosting place, that’d be nice. However Paradise is a lot extra in depth and private with the forged. 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 preserve Wells because the host and, perhaps, have somebody form of take up the mantle of the Paradise bartender, that’d be cool too.”
Jessenia additionally mentioned that she doesn’t have something towards Jesse however that Wells can be higher on Paradise over Jesse.
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