home  |  celeb  |  music  |  movie  |  tv
Home > TV News

Jillian and Ed Canceled Special Announcement on 'Bachelor'

January 6, 2010, 3:24 am GMT

The couple who got engaged on 'The Bachelorette' finale and announced that they would get married within this year has withdrawn from announcing their wedding date.



There's apparently another bump along the latest edition of "The Bachelor" beside the reported backstage affair. ABC failed to air the "special announcement" that it has promised to air along with the season premiere on Monday, January 4.

Per Reality TV World, a spokesperson of ABC said the announcement was supposed to be a wedding date of Jillian Harris and Ed Swiderski, the couple who emerged from the last season of "The Bachelorette". The spokesperson explained further, "They were worried about how the announcement would have affected their personal life, so they decided to pull it." The decision was made after Jillian and Ed talked to "Bachelor" producers.

Jillian was the bachelorette who rejected the current bachelor, Jake Pavelka. Ed proposed to her at the end of the show in late May and they reportedly wanted to share the wedding date with Jake on the season 14 premiere. The couple would help Jake first in eliminating 10 contestants based on the first impression before making their own announcement but the promoted footage never went on air eventually.

Meanwhile, decision is also made to prevent male crew of the show to interact with the female contestants vying for Jake's love following the affair between one of the bachelorettes and a producer. "The crew for the show was then instructed not to speak to any of the contestants," a source told OK!. "They were really strict about it. It was just really odd to have the crew not communicate when the women were with them shooting scenes."

More The Bachelor News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Jenna Coleman Reportedly Decided Not to Quit 'Doctor Who'

November 29, 2014, 2:24 am GMT

Busta Rhymes Suffers Head Injury After Falling Off Stage Mid-Show

November 29, 2014, 1:59 am GMT

Full Trailer of 'Shaun the Sheep' Released

November 29, 2014, 1:58 am GMT

English-Language 'The Hunchback of Notredame' in the Works

November 29, 2014, 12:30 am GMT

Video Premiere: Diggy Simmons' 'Honestly'

November 29, 2014, 12:10 am GMT

Eliza Coupe Is Engaged to Darin Olien on Thanksgiving

November 28, 2014, 11:51 pm GMT

Family of 'The Imitation Game' Baddie Criticizes Film's Misrepresentation

November 28, 2014, 11:24 pm GMT

Hugh Bonneville Talks 'Downton Abbey' Christmas Special

November 28, 2014, 10:51 pm GMT
Switch to Desktop Version.