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In this competition series, a young man dates a group of young women and tries to decide which of them she wants to be with long term. Each season features a different male lead and a different set of female contestants. The series has a spinoff called The Bachelorette. The Bachelor is a series that is currently running and has 25 seasons (270 episodes). The series first aired on March 25, 2002.

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Monday 8:00 PM et/pt on ABC
25 Seasons, 270 Episodes
March 25, 2002
Drama Reality
Cast: Chris Harrison
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The Bachelor Full Episode Guide

  • Fifteen women return to relive the romance and rehash the rivalries from their journeys to find love. Some may seek forgiveness while others take a stand, but everyone will have the opportunity to speak their piece, including the Bachelor himself, Matt James.

  • It's time to meet the families. Though Matt and his final four won't be leaving the resort, their loved ones have safely arrived and are ready to get to know the man that has stolen these women's hearts.

  • With hometowns on the horizon, Matt and the remaining women all take a serious look at their potential future together, resulting in more than a few difficult decisions. Former cast member Heather Martin isn't the only source of drama during this jam-packed week that includes two one-on-one dates, a group date, two rose ceremonies and a performance by Aloe Blacc.

  • Rivals come face-to-face.

  • One woman finds herself deep in denial.

  • Still reeling from Sarah's sudden departure, Matt fights his tendency to put up walls as his journey continues with the 18 remaining women vying for his heart.

  • Sarah is at the center of an emotional firestorm that envelops Matt and the other women as the rose ceremony continues. A steamy group date, featuring Bachelor Nation favorite Ashley Iaconetti Haibon, offers the women a chance to write their own hot love scenes with Matt and read them to him in front of a live audience.

  • Eighteen women go on the group date.

  • Matt James, will hand out the roses for its momentous 25th season. After meeting Matt as a prospective suitor for "The Bachelorette," Bachelor Nation swooned when they learned he would take on the role as the lead of his own love story.

  • Peter, Hannah Ann and Madison talk about those tumultuous days in Australia and the rollercoaster of events that have happened since.

  • Peter's romantic journey is coming to an unbelievable conclusion. After the shocking ending to the fantasy suite dates, Peter, Hannah and Madison travel to Alice Springs, Australia.

  • 17 of the most memorable women return to confront Peter and each other; dramatic feuds are revived, and Peter must face the scrutiny of the women; a look at some hilarious bloopers during the season.

  • Madison seizes her last opportunity to talk to Peter before the fantasy suites and presents him with a dilemma that will impact all his relationships.

  • A trip to Hannah Ann's hometown of Knoxville finds Peter challenged by her very protective father, who extracts a promise from him. Meanwhile, Kelsey welcomes the handsome pilot to Des Moines and decides to follow her instincts on whether to share her real feelings.

  • Two feuding women square off once more.

  • Peter needs to concentrate on his developing relationships in Santiago, the vibrant capital of Chile. But his first date raises serious concerns when she reveals she has never been in love before.

  • Peter and the 15 remaining bachelorettes leave the Bachelor mansion behind and travel cross-country to continue their search for love in Cleveland, Ohio.

  • Hannah Ann and Kelsey attempt to try and bury the hatchet, but only make matters worse. Meanwhile, Peter concentrates on having fun, and Demi Burnett masterminds an "Extreme Pillow Fight Club" group date.

  • The hunt for love with Peter Weber, featuring a hard-charging career woman from a family of elite lawyers, a delightfully quirky bombshell full of self-doubt, a beauty who can be a real beast, a gorgeous girl next door who is a hoopster at heart and a sophisticated city girl who speaks her mind.

The Bachelor News

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Chris Harrison Steps Down as Host of 'The Bachelor'

Bachelor Nation continues to struggle with a race problem.

'Bachelor' Alum Opens Up About Her Sexuality

Taylor Nolan isn't just looking for a 'Bachelor'-type hunk any longer.

Rachel Lindsay Speaks Out About 'The Bachelor' and Racism

Lindsay has been the 'Bachelor/Bachelorette' franchise's only black lead in 40 seasons.

'Bachelor' Couple Breaks Up Two Days After Series Finale

The split further muddles an already muddled end to the series' season.

'Bachelor' Contestants Talk About Racist Fans

The series continues to deal with issues of racism.

'Bachelor' Contestant Embroiled in Racial Controversy (Again)

The series continues to deal with issues of race.

'Bachelor' Host Responds to Domestic Abuse Scandal

Chris Harrison spoke out about the accusations against the show's creator.

'Bachelor' Creator Accused of Domestic Violence

It's another controversy for the series.

Former 'Bachelor' Star Ill After Dominican Republic Trip

Is her illness connected to a string of recent tourist deaths?

Ellen Pompeo Attacks 'Bachelor' Producer

The 'Grey's Anatomy' star came to Kelly Ripa's aid on Twitter.

'Bachelor' Host Attacks Kelly Ripa

Chris Harrison fails to keep it classy on Twitter.

ABC Finds Its New 'Bachelorette'

Hint: She's one of this season's 'Bachelor' contestants.

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