Everything You Need to Know About Bachelor in Paradise Season 5
It's officially — cue the theme song — almost Paradise, as in it's almost time for Bachelor in Paradise season five. With Becca's season of The Bachelorette wrapping up, Bachelor Nation is gearing up for the popular spinoff series. Although fans still have a few weeks to go, we've already heard some exciting news about what's to come, including buzz about Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon's engagement. (Does that mean we'll see a TV wedding?!)
Here's everything you need to know before tuning in to Bachelor in Paradise later this Summer, and in the meantime, see which couples from Bachelor Nation are still together.
The Premiere Date
Season five of Bachelor in Paradise is set to premiere on Tuesday, Aug. 7.
ABC announced the first round of cast members on June 26, and the group includes men eliminated on Becca's season of The Bachelorette (Grocery! Store! Joe!) along with fan favorites from Nick and Arie's seasons of The Bachelor. Meanwhile, Wells Adams is returning as the bartender, and Yuki Kimura from The Bachelor Winter Games will also be making an appearance.
News of Ashley I. and Jared's engagement tells us we'll get to see a cameo from the couple, who first met in 2015 on Bachelor in Paradise season two.