Is ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Season 4 Canceled? Everything We Know So Far

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Is ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Season 4 Canceled? Everything We Know So Far

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Is ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Season 4 Canceled? Everything We Know So Far

We were so looking forward to Bachelor in Paradise Season 4 — how did everything go so wrong?

Details continue to emerge about the alleged sexual “misconduct” between Corinne Olympios and DeMario Jackson, including possible issues of consent and production intervention (or lack thereof).

There’s also the fallout in Bachelor Nation, with the stars’ fellow cast members speaking out in the press and on social media.

Not to mention, the implications this has for the future of the show — including whether it’ll return and what will become of Carly Waddell and Evan Bass’s wedding.

Click through the gallery above for everything we know so far about the Paradise drama.

Is ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ Season 4 Canceled? Everything We Know So Far
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Carly and Evan’s wedding is still on

Carly and Evan’s wedding is still on

Steve says the Season 3 lovebirds are still set to tie the knot on June 17 in Mexico, though it will now not be tied to the season of Paradise.

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Carly and Evan’s wedding is still on

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Steve says the Season 3 lovebirds are still set to tie the knot on June 17 in Mexico, though it will now not be tied to the season of Paradise.

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The future of BIP is in question

The future of BIP is in question

Will there be more seasons of Paradise in the future? Reality Steve says that’s still “up in the air.” There’s talk it could take a year hiatus and come back next summer or they may replace it with another franchise show.

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The future of BIP is in question

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Will there be more seasons of Paradise in the future? Reality Steve says that’s still “up in the air.” There’s talk it could take a year hiatus and come back next summer or they may replace it with another franchise show.

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Season 4 is reportedly canceled

Season 4 is reportedly canceled

“For the record, one thing I can report to be 100% true: This season of Bachelor in Paradise isn't happening. It's been canceled,” Reality Steve tweeted on June 12.

Season 4 is reportedly canceled

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“For the record, one thing I can report to be 100% true: This season of Bachelor in Paradise isn't happening. It's been canceled,” Reality Steve tweeted on June 12.

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But for this interesting reason

But for this interesting reason

If it is, as Steve says, canceled, sources tell People the main reason will be that "the majority of the bill" for Paradise is paid for by the Mexico Tourism Board.

"They pick up the tab for practically everything in exchange for all the free publicity the show gives them — but is not a good look and is not likely to be something Mexico Tourism wants to welcome back," the insider shares.

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But for this interesting reason

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If it is, as Steve says, canceled, sources tell People the main reason will be that "the majority of the bill" for Paradise is paid for by the Mexico Tourism Board.

"They pick up the tab for practically everything in exchange for all the free publicity the show gives them — but is not a good look and is not likely to be something Mexico Tourism wants to welcome back," the insider shares.

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Corinne doesn’t (fully) blame DeMario

Corinne doesn’t (fully) blame DeMario

The Florida native has reportedly told people she knows DeMario was too drunk.

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Corinne doesn’t (fully) blame DeMario

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The Florida native has reportedly told people she knows DeMario was too drunk.

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She’s lawyered up

She’s lawyered up

The Bachelor 2017 star is said to be holding the producers responsible for what happened, and has hired legal representation.

She’s lawyered up

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The Bachelor 2017 star is said to be holding the producers responsible for what happened, and has hired legal representation.

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Corinne has a boyfriend back home

Corinne has a boyfriend back home

Those close to Corinne share with TMZ that she has a boyfriend back home. She’s telling people that she wouldn’t have done what she did — and she wouldn’t have done it on-camera — if she was in a lucid state.

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Corinne has a boyfriend back home

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Those close to Corinne share with TMZ that she has a boyfriend back home. She’s telling people that she wouldn’t have done what she did — and she wouldn’t have done it on-camera — if she was in a lucid state.

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There are cast witnesses

There are cast witnesses

One unnamed Season 4 cast member reveals to People that two other contestants saw the interaction take place.

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There are cast witnesses

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One unnamed Season 4 cast member reveals to People that two other contestants saw the interaction take place.

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The cast is mad at DeMario AND the producers

The cast is mad at DeMario AND the producers

“People are pissed, and not just at DeMario,” a co-star tells People. “They could have seen that she was drinking too much and that he was taking advantage. 

 “They could have stopped this before it got this far. But they decided to let it go, and let it happen, and see what happened?”

The cast is mad at DeMario AND the producers

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“People are pissed, and not just at DeMario,” a co-star tells People. “They could have seen that she was drinking too much and that he was taking advantage. 

 “They could have stopped this before it got this far. But they decided to let it go, and let it happen, and see what happened?”

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They’re speaking out on Twitter

They’re speaking out on Twitter

People like Robby Hayes and Raven Gates are continuing to share their perspectives on social media, writing things like, “What happens in paradise, stays in paradise” to “prayers!” 

 In fact, DeMario himself even posted a telling tweet
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They’re speaking out on Twitter

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People like Robby Hayes and Raven Gates are continuing to share their perspectives on social media, writing things like, “What happens in paradise, stays in paradise” to “prayers!” 

 In fact, DeMario himself even posted a telling tweet

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They’ve allegedly been in touch

They’ve allegedly been in touch

“DeMario was trying to reach Corinne via email, Instagram and Facebook for a few days,” an insider tells ETOnline.com

 “Finally, [he] got a hold of her, they exchanged numbers and they've been talking. They are both speaking and on good terms.”
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They’ve allegedly been in touch

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“DeMario was trying to reach Corinne via email, Instagram and Facebook for a few days,” an insider tells ETOnline.com

 “Finally, [he] got a hold of her, they exchanged numbers and they've been talking. They are both speaking and on good terms.”

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DeMario claims it was consensual

DeMario claims it was consensual

DeMario’s said to have told TMZ sources that their encounter was mostly instigated by Corinne, as she sat in his lap and started making out, leading first to "intense rubbing” and later to oral sex in the pool. 

He also says they were not able to engage in intercourse because of alcohol intake.

DeMario claims it was consensual

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DeMario’s said to have told TMZ sources that their encounter was mostly instigated by Corinne, as she sat in his lap and started making out, leading first to "intense rubbing” and later to oral sex in the pool. 

He also says they were not able to engage in intercourse because of alcohol intake.

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It might be an issue of sexual assault

It might be an issue of sexual assault

According to TMZ sources, a field producer assigned to Corinne believes she was sexually assaulted after hearing that she was so drunk she didn’t know what was going on.

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It might be an issue of sexual assault

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According to TMZ sources, a field producer assigned to Corinne believes she was sexually assaulted after hearing that she was so drunk she didn’t know what was going on.

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Corinne is said to have been too drunk to consent

Corinne is said to have been too drunk to consent

“The show absolutely values the primacy of consent, and in this instance it appears as though conduct allegedly occurred without the proper consent having been given,” a show source states to People.

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Corinne is said to have been too drunk to consent

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“The show absolutely values the primacy of consent, and in this instance it appears as though conduct allegedly occurred without the proper consent having been given,” a show source states to People.

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The cast was sent home

The cast was sent home

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Several of the announced cast members — including fan favorites Amanda Stanton, Raven Gates, and Robby Hayes — were spotted at the airport in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico on their way back home.

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A producer reported “misconduct”

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A producer reported “misconduct”

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“We have become aware of allegations of misconduct on the set of Bachelor in Paradise in Mexico,” Warner Bros. said in a statement.

“We have suspended production and we are conducting a thorough investigation of these allegations. Once the investigation is complete, we will take appropriate responsive action.”

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Corinne was reportedly so drunk, she could hardly stand

Corinne was reportedly so drunk, she could hardly stand

According to TMZ, witnesses claim Corinne was “stumbling drunk, eyes closed, slurring badly, and wearing her clothes inside out.” 

Another source said “she was on a whole other level.” 

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Corinne was reportedly so drunk, she could hardly stand

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According to TMZ, witnesses claim Corinne was “stumbling drunk, eyes closed, slurring badly, and wearing her clothes inside out.” 

Another source said “she was on a whole other level.” 

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The complaining producer didn't see anything

The complaining producer didn't see anything

According to E! News sources, the producer who filed the complaint was not actually present when the alleged incident between Corinne and DeMario occurred.

He or she has not seen the video footage of their encounter, and only heard about it through other cast and crew members.

The complaining producer didn't see anything

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According to E! News sources, the producer who filed the complaint was not actually present when the alleged incident between Corinne and DeMario occurred.

He or she has not seen the video footage of their encounter, and only heard about it through other cast and crew members.

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A familiar face was set to take over as bartender

A familiar face was set to take over as bartender

E! News reveals Paradise Season 3 cast member Wells Adams was scheduled to replace Jorge Moreno as bartender before production was halted.

The plan was for him to act as a sounding board for the main cast, and potentially create a connection of his own — which we hear he'd started to do with Amanda Stanton.  

Wish we could've seen that!

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A familiar face was set to take over as bartender

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E! News reveals Paradise Season 3 cast member Wells Adams was scheduled to replace Jorge Moreno as bartender before production was halted.

The plan was for him to act as a sounding board for the main cast, and potentially create a connection of his own — which we hear he'd started to do with Amanda Stanton.  

Wish we could've seen that!

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Corinne may have made out with other guys

Corinne may have made out with other guys

Reality Steve's sources tell him the Miami native was flirtatious with some of the other male cast members. She's said to have made out with Derek Peth, Iggy Rodriguez, Nick Benvenutti, and Alex Woytkiw.

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Corinne may have made out with other guys

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Reality Steve's sources tell him the Miami native was flirtatious with some of the other male cast members. She's said to have made out with Derek Peth, Iggy Rodriguez, Nick Benvenutti, and Alex Woytkiw.

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Producers allegedly confiscated alcohol from Corinne

Producers allegedly confiscated alcohol from Corinne

According to Us Weekly, the day after the alleged incident, producers told Corinne she wasn’t allowed to drink and “took alcohol away from her.”

Producers allegedly confiscated alcohol from Corinne

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According to Us Weekly, the day after the alleged incident, producers told Corinne she wasn’t allowed to drink and “took alcohol away from her.”

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Corinne and DeMario seemed to make a real connection

Corinne and DeMario seemed to make a real connection

Those who saw the pair together tell Reality Steve they thought they might leave the show as a real couple — despite Corinne’s boyfriend back home.

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Corinne and DeMario seemed to make a real connection

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Those who saw the pair together tell Reality Steve they thought they might leave the show as a real couple — despite Corinne’s boyfriend back home.

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The producer who complained is close to Corinne

The producer who complained is close to Corinne

The producer who filed the complaint isallegedly a close friend of Corinne and was her producer on Nick Viall’s Bachelor season.

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The producer who complained is close to Corinne

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The producer who filed the complaint isallegedly a close friend of Corinne and was her producer on Nick Viall’s Bachelor season.

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A second producer filed a complaint

A second producer filed a complaint

According to Reality Steve, there were actually two producers who complained after the incident. Interestingly, he hears neither one of them actually witnessed it or have seen footage.

A second producer filed a complaint

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According to Reality Steve, there were actually two producers who complained after the incident. Interestingly, he hears neither one of them actually witnessed it or have seen footage.

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Corinne changed publicists

Corinne changed publicists

Steve also reveals that Corinne fired her publicist, Liz Anderson, after the story went public.

She’s since hired Stan Rosenfield, who has been representing Chris Soules in the aftermath of his fatal crash.

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Corinne changed publicists

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Steve also reveals that Corinne fired her publicist, Liz Anderson, after the story went public.

She’s since hired Stan Rosenfield, who has been representing Chris Soules in the aftermath of his fatal crash.

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DeMario lost his job over scandal

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DeMario lost his job over scandal

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DeMario tells Inside Edition he was fired from his job as an executive recruiter due to the negative press from the scandal. He’s not holding any one person responsible, though.

 

“I don’t blame anyone right now. All I want is the tapes,” he says.

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We were so looking forward to Bachelor in Paradise Season 4 — how did everything go so wrong?

Details continue to emerge about the alleged sexual “misconduct” between Corinne Olympios and DeMario Jackson, including possible issues of consent and production intervention (or lack thereof).

There’s also the fallout in Bachelor Nation, with the stars’ fellow cast members speaking out in the press and on social media.

Not to mention, the implications this has for the future of the show — including whether it’ll return and what will become of Carly Waddell and Evan Bass’s wedding.

Click through the gallery above for everything we know so far about the Paradise drama.