As Bachelor Nation fans know, phones are taken Bachelor and Bachelorette competitors once production has started. The fact that Tayshia was apparently unreachable further confirms that she is already filming at La Quinta Resort in Palm Springs.
“It’s the most random thing!” Demi told Reality Steve after learning about her friend’s new journey to find love. “She was wonderful[on[on[sur[onBachelor in Paradise]and made great friends with her and love her so much.
Hours earlier, a source said exclusively Way of life that ABC had Tayshia on deck to be the new Bachelorette after Clare Crawley threatened to quit the show. The star of season 16 “refused to leave his room” and film because she had “already fallen in love” with the candidate Dale Moss. “Producers are scrambling for what to do,” the source said at the time. “They’re desperately trying to pick up the pieces without having to start all over again.”
The producers “hope the guys still want to participate” if Tayshia rushes in to take on the role. “It took them a while to test them all for COVID and they have already been quarantined at the station for 14 days,” the insider noted. Ideally, producers would like to ‘match [Tayshia] with the singles who stay ”on the show.
Filming for the Clare season began on July 19, four months after ABC delayed production due to the coronavirus pandemic.
While it’s unclear how the producers will go forward, Demi says she’s excited to watch “anyway” because she “loves this drama.” Plus, she doesn’t blame Clare for losing her mind over Dale. ” He’s hot! She gushed about the former NFL star.