Bachelor in Paradise: Some Franchise Favorites Are Back For Another Shot at Love

Bachelor Nation, rejoice! We have the list of contestants joining Bachelor in Paradise this season. While there are a few contestants from JoJo Fletcher's current season joining the lineup, there are also some franchise favorites hoping for another shot at love (we're looking at you Nick Viall). Of course, we're most excited to see The Bachelorette's villain Chad Johnson stir up some trouble with his former housemates. As we wait for this season's premiere on Tuesday night, relish in all the former stars that will be heading to paradise.

01
Hayley Ferguson
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Hayley Ferguson

  • Age: 23
  • Previous season: Ben Higgins
  • Best known for: Her occupation was a twin. Enough said.
02
Emily Ferguson
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Emily Ferguson

  • Age: 23
  • Previous season: Ben Higgins
  • Most memorable moment: She joined her twin on the show so that they could both date Ben.
03
Lace Morris
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Lace Morris

  • Age: 25
  • Previous season: Ben Higgins
  • Most memorable moment: She got super tipsy at the rose ceremony and lashed out at Ben for looking at other girls.
04
Amanda Stanton
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Amanda Stanton

  • Age: 26
  • Previous season: Ben Higgins
  • Most memorable moment: She had an adorable playdate with Ben and her kids on the beach.
05
Izzy Goodkind
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Izzy Goodkind

  • Age: 25
  • Previous season: Ben Higgins
  • Most memorable moment: She was sent home the very first night. Hopefully she has better luck this time.
06
Leah Block
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Leah Block

  • Age: 25
  • Previous season: Ben Higgins
  • Most memorable moment: She threw Lauren B. under the bus by telling Ben she was two-faced.
08
Sarah Herron
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Sarah Herron

  • Age: 29
  • Previous season: Sean Lowe and Bachelor in Paradise season one
  • Most memorable moment: When she and Robert famously broke up on the finale in 2014 after he wouldn’t get physical in the Fantasy Suite.
09
Carly Waddell
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Carly Waddell

  • Age: 29
  • Previous season: Chris Soules and Bachelor in Paradise season two
  • Most memorable moment: When she won over Bachelor in Paradise viewers after Kirk painfully broke her heart on last year’s season.
10
Jared Haibon
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Jared Haibon

  • Age: 27
  • Previous season: Kaitlyn Bristowe and Bachelor in Paradise season two
  • Most memorable moment: He left in tears when Kaitlyn sent him packing on The Bachelorette. On Bachelor in Paradise last season, he also hooked up with Ashley Iaconetti from Chris Soules's season.
11
Nick Viall
ABC

Nick Viall

  • Age: 25
  • Previous season: Kaitlyn Bristowe's season
  • Most memorable moment: He is the only person in Bachelor Nation history to be the runner-up on two different seasons.
12
Grant Kemp
ABC

Grant Kemp

13
Evan Bass
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Evan Bass

  • Age: 33
  • Previous season: Kaitlyn Bristowe's season
  • Most memorable moment: His occupation is an erectile dysfunction expert. He also had a few with Chad over a t-shirt, among other things.
15
Daniel Maguire
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Daniel Maguire

  • Age: 31
  • Previous season: JoJo Fletcher's season
  • Most memorable moment: Aside from his constant desire to strip down on the show, he also had a solid bromance with Chad.
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Chad Johnson
ABC

Chad Johnson

  • Age: 28
  • Previous season: JoJo Fletcher's season
  • Most memorable moment: He was named The Bachelorette's villain this season after threatening a few of the other contestants. He also really loves his meats and protein shakes.