Full house? Hannah Ann Sluss was spotted at the La Quinta Resort and Club in La Quinta, California, which season 16 of The bachelorette is filming.
The Bachelor education alum – who was the winner of season 24, but was later dumped by Peter Weber – was featured on Tuesday, August 4 at the resort in a series of photos taken exclusively by Us weekly. Her performance on the set comes a day later U.S confirmed that Clare Crawley will be replaced by Tayshia Adams during the upcoming season of the dating series – after Crawley, 39, found love on the show two weeks after shooting.
The Tennessee resident, 24, arrived at the movie location on Tuesday with a large suitcase in one hand and a bag in the other. In two photos Sluss can also be seen talking to producer Julie LaPlacawearing a mask amid the coronavirus pandemic.
“This season is so out of the wall that absolutely anything and everything is on the table,” says a source exclusively U.S, after Sluss joined the Bachelorette crew on the set. “Producers continue to connect with women from the franchise in an effort to save a season that may be the most dramatic ever.”
Fans are also speculating on that former bachelorette Becca Kufrin is also on the grounds of La Quinta amid rumors that she and fiancé Garrett Yrigoyen are split.
According to a Bachelor Nation fan page Bach Detective, Kufrin, 30, is on location based on photos she recently shared. In one image, the Minnesota resident faces a blue door, the investigators infer from, is the same as at the Palm Springs resort.
Another eagle-eyed observation showed that the windows also match. A third photo revealed that Kurfin wore a green bracelet on her wrist, similar to the one guests must wear to walk around the property.
Sluss’s arrival at the resort and the possible appearance of Kufrin are coming soon U.S on Monday, August 3, confirmed that Crawley refused to finish film season 16 because she was already in love with one of the contestants.
According to a source, the admirer “ contacted her before the show and they did really well ” because production was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic. As a result of the love affair, Adams, 29, was chosen to pick up where the hairstylist left off.
U.S previously confirmed that producers “wanted to get in touch Bachelorette contestants, who were vetted for the Clare season, but were ultimately unreleased, to film at La Quinta. ”
Fans will see Crawley’s short journey to find love when The bachelorette returns to ABC this fall. It is followed by Adam’s adventure in romance.
Scroll down to see more of Sluss’s surprising arrival in the desert.
With reporting by Brody Brown