The 15th season of The Bachelorette will premiere on May 13, 2019. The season will feature 24-year-old Hannah Brown, an interior designer.
She first appeared on the 23rd season of The Bachelor, where she was rejected by Colton Underwood. She went on to place seventh overall. Brown is the first Bachelorette cast member to not have placed in the top four of a season of The Bachelor.
Filming and developmentEdit
Hannah was named as the bachelorette during the After the Final Rose special of the 23rd season of The Bachelor on March 12, 2019.
On March 21, 2019, filming was first spotted at Newport, Rhode Island and several reports are seen filming in Boston, Massachusetts a week later. Production crews have also reported in Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom at MacGregor's Bar nestling over River Ness. In addition to those three, the season will also include visits in Latvia, The Netherlands and Greece.
Appearances for this season are runway model J. Alexander, drag queens Alyssa Edwards and Alaska, actors Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen, musicians Lukas Graham and Jake Owen and Boston Celtics basketball players Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier.
Casting and contestantsEdit
Hannah met five contestants on the After the Final Rose show. She handed out one rose and gave it to Cam.
33 contestants were announced on March 14, 2019.
However, on May 7, 2019, only 30 contestants were announced via Facebook Live.
The season began with 30 contestants.
|No. in season||Title||Original air date|
|1||"Week 1: Limo Arrivals"||May 13, 2019|
|In the Season 15 premiere, Hannah returns to find her soul mate from an impressive group of 30 hopeful bachelors who are willing to jump the fence and bring out their inner beast, all in the name of love. Little do they know that "Hannah's Angels"—Demi Burnett and Katie Morton from the 23rd season of "The Bachelor"—are keeping an eye out on the men from a surveillance van parked by the Bachelor Mansion, for the first time in Bachelor history.|
|2||"Week 2"||May 20, 2019|
|Hannah's search for love is anything but a drag when world-famous drag queens Alaska and Alyssa Edwards, and renowned runway coach Miss J. Alexander ("America's Next Top Model"), host a pageant for eight hopeful bachelors vying for the coveted title of the Bachelorette's Mr. Right. The stakes are high when one bachelor must overcome his fears and race through the mud on a one-on-one date, while eight others gear up for a roller derby competition hosted by Fred Willard and Chris Harrison.|
|3||"Week 3"||May 27, 2019|
|Husband-and-wife actors Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen take eight men to a birthing class. The Bachelorette gets a real-life health scare and one bachelor comes to her rescue. In return, she rewards him with a private concert by Danish pop-and-soul band Lukas Graham, performing their hit, "Love Someone." Hannah brings another group of men on a professional photo shoot where they are shocked to find that they are posing with professional models—who are adorable animals.|
|4||"Week 4"||June 3, 2019|
|Hannah takes her journey to find love on the road as she and the remaining 15 men travel to Boston and Newport, R.I. Jed takes in the city sights with Hannah, shopping at Quincy Market, strolling in Boston Common and lifting a pint at the iconic "Cheers" bar. But the Bachelorette has a real surprise for her date: a visit to the Auerbach Center, where the 17-time World Champion Boston Celtics practice, for an opportunity to play a pickup game with Celtics stars Jaylen Brown and Terry Rozier.|
|5||"Week 5: Scotland"||June 11, 2019|
|Hannah pulls two bitter rivals aside to try to get to the truth behind the bad blood between them. Her efforts to mediate backfire with the rose ceremony looming. But before the first rose is even handed out, a shocking disappointment leaves Hannah questioning herself and the remaining men. Trying to leave the drama stateside, she embarks on an overseas adventure, greeting her suitors in Inverness, Scotland. Hannah and her first one-on-one date explore the local culture.|
|6||"Week 6"||June 17, 2019|
|Luke P.'s Hail Mary plea for Hannah's heart after not receiving her date rose makes matters worse with the remaining men. After listening to her suitors argue, Hannah becomes infuriated. The next rose ceremony brings more broken hearts, but even though Hannah's frustration with the men continues, she hopes for a new start in Riga, Latvia, a romantic city steeped in history. Suddenly, however, Hannah explains to Chris Harrison that she is not in a good place. All the drama has clouded her vision.|
Where are they now?Edit