The Bachelor in Paradise TV show is back for a sixth season on ABC. Does the reality TV series still have what it takes to score, where the Nielsen ratings are concerned? Will Bachelor in Paradise be cancelled or renewed for season seven? Stay tuned. *Status update below.
An ABC dating reality TV series hosted by Chris Harrison, Bachelor in Paradise brings previous contestants of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette et al, together under one roof, as they try to win a big cash prize — and maybe even finally find true love on television. In the sixth season, the cast includes: Annaliese Puccini, Bibiana Julian, Blake Horstsmann, Caelynn Miller-Keyes, Cam Ayala, Chris Bukowski, Clay Harbor, Demi Burnett, Derek Peth, Hannah Godwin, Jane Averbukh, John Paul Jones, Katie Morton, Kevin Fortenberry, Nicole Lopez-Alvar, Onyeka Ehie, Sydney Lotuaco, Taysshia Adams, and Wills Reid.
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s likelihood of staying on the air. The higher the ratings (particularly in the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available — typically around 11:30am EST/8:30am PST. Refresh to see the latest.
9/18 update: You can see the latest night’s ratings in context.
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For comparisons: In the fifth season of Bachelor in Paradise on ABC, the Monday editions averaged a 1.20 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 4.44 million viewers. Meanwhile, the Tuesday editions averaged a 1.08 in the demo and a total audience of 4.06 million.
Note: These are the final national numbers (unless noted with an “*”). These are different from the fast affiliate numbers which are just estimates of the actual ratings. The final nationals are typically released within 24 hours of the programming or, in the case of weekends and holidays, a couple days later.
What do you think? Do you still like the Bachelor in Paradise TV series? Should it be cancelled or renewed for a seventh season on ABC?