Bachelorette Reunion: The Biggest Bachelorette Reunion in Bachelor History Ever! is a Bachelorette special that aired on May 6, 2019, as a lead-up to the show's 15th season.
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Join the largest gathering of Bachelorette alumni in celebration of the milestone 15th season of The Bachelorette on "The Bachelorette Reunion: The Biggest Bachelorette Reunion in Bachelor History Ever!", a two-hour special airing Monday, May 6, on ABC.
In anticipation of Hannah Brown's journey as the next Bachelorette, viewers will celebrate 15 seasons of romance with Chris Harrison as he hits the road in a double-decker bus with Bachelor Nation super fans, revisiting some of the most iconic date spots from "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" history. The momentous occasion will culminate with a Bachelorette reunion like no other, with special surprises along the way, on "The Bachelorette Reunion: The Biggest Bachelorette Reunion in Bachelor History Ever!", a two-hour special airing Monday, May 6 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
What secrets will be spilled when former Bachelorettes – Trista Sutter, DeAnna Stagliano, Jillian Harris, Ali Fedotowsky-Manno, Ashley Rosenbaum, Emmily Maynard Johnson, Desiree Siegfried, Andi Dorfman, Kaitlyn Bristowe, Joelle "JoJo" Fletcher, Rachel Lindsay and Becca Kufrin – reunite and reflect on their past, and what do the ladies have to say about Hannah Brown's upcoming journey?
The night of celebration also features an inside look at Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo's wedding preparations and intimate bridal shower, a look back at the most unforgettable "firsts" throughout the years, and a catch-up with some of the most controversial men in "The Bachelorette" history. Then, Chris Harrison takes a special trip to Hannah's hometown for an up-close and personal look at our newest Bachelorette. What skeletons will he uncover when he investigates her closet and bedroom?
This sentimental trip down memory lane concludes as we look ahead with an exclusive preview of the romance, tears and the promise of love as Hannah begins the search for her soul mate on the monumental 15th season of The Bachelorette, premiering Monday, May 13 (8:00-10:01 p.m. EDT).
The reunion was announced on April 10, 2019, and featured 12 of the show's previous Bachelorettes:
"Unfortunately Jen and Meredith couldn't be there because we had to settle on a date. At the end of the day, we had to shoot this thing", he shared. "So, we just picked a day where we could get as many as we possibly could, but unfortunately schedules, vacations, was one of them, just couldn't be changed. And we just had to pull the trigger and do this thing. Jen and Meredith are represented, they're celebrated in this thing, we love them very much and they're a part of our family and this sisterhood, but they just couldn't join us", he said.
Although Chris Harrison claimed Meredith Phillips was unavailable to attend, Reality Steve reported her sending him the text "No, I was never contacted or spoke to anyone. I didn't even know the show was happening", in regards to the reunion. Schefft couldn't make it due to a long-planned family vacation.