Another chance for love for it Tayshia Adams? Season 16 of The bachelorette is shaking things up.
While ABC has not yet publicly responded to reports that Tayshia, 29, will replace Clare Crawley as the season 16 leader, a source confirms Us weekly that Tayshia is in fact at La Quinta Resort in Palm Springs, California, where the show is currently filming. A second insider told it earlier U.S that producers have recently contacted participants who were not selected for the final preparation of Clare.
“Last weekend, producers contacted Bachelorette participants who were vetted for the Clare season, but were ultimately not cast to film at La Quinta [Resort]The insider said. “When the producers reached out of nowhere, it was very clear that something had happened to the production.”
Clare, meanwhile, was named leader in season 16 in March. After delays due to the coronavirus pandemic, the cameras only started rolling on July 18. A source tells now U.S that season 16 will include both women. Speculation Tayshia took over for Clare started after that Life and style magazine reported that she was secretly traveling to the Palm Springs location. The hairdresser added fuel to the fire when she “liked” (and later “disliked”) a tweet about Tayshia scoring the role.
“I am sure many will also be happy with Tayshia !!” the message that Clare ‘liked’.
While Tayshia subsequently went dark on social media – another sign that she’s filming the show – she previously revealed that she was open to the possibility of being the Bachelorette.
“I have to say, whatever comes my way, I’m ready for that. I am ready for love! ‘ she said Entertainment tonight in February 2020. “Wherever life takes me, I am open to all opportunities and I don’t think my TV presence will end here. I would really like to communicate with many people in a beautiful way. ”
And although several members of Bachelor Nation showed their support for Tayshia at the time, not everyone was convinced. In particular Nick Viall joked that Tayshia is “a sweet person,” but “she would have.” [viewers] at 8:30 in bed. ‘
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