ABC just announced that the channel will officially debut The Golden Bachelorette in the fall, a year after The Golden Bachelor.
The network announced the news that “The Golden Bachelorette” will find its way to screens sometime in the fall during the Television Critics Association’s (TCA) winter press tour.
“This all-new iteration of the hit series will highlight one radiant woman’s second chance at love in her golden years,” said ABC of The Golden Bachelorette.
Some of the candidates for the lead role were:
So, who will be the first Golden Bachelorette?
According to Reality Steve, it’s going to be none other than..
“Everyone’s got their opinion on who they want it to be, I’m just saying it makes the most sense and I’d be really surprised if it wasn’t Leslie,” Steve said on his podcast.
“Unless she drove some hard bargain, I’m assuming that’s the one they were after and that’s the one who’ll get the gig.”
Leslie Fhima was among the final two contestants vying for Gerry’s heart before her truly heartbreaking exit in the Golden Bachelor season finale.
At The Golden Wedding reception, she was asked if she’d ever be open to the opportunity to lead her own show.
“Yeah, I would,” she responded.
Leslie deserves a shot as much as anyone. And since she made it to the final two, she’s already a fan favourite.