Top Stories

Ben Higgins Responds to 'Bachelor' Rumors That Producers Interfere with Show

Ben Higgins Responds to 'Bachelor' Rumors That Producers Interfere with Show

Former Bachelor Ben Higgins is speaking about rumors that Bachelor in Paradise producers may have encouraged cast mates to hook up.

“I was never forced into anything. I was talked through as a friend in situations. If I was confused, they would sit with me and allow me to speak my mind and help me process. Yes, there is producing that is done. It’s a show! There are situations that happen that they need to get something out of, but it’s never a forced situation,” Ben said during his iHeartRadio podcast, Almost Famous.

There are rumors that producers encouraged a hookup between DeMario Jackson and a female cast member that led to allegations of misconduct. Ben has never appeared on Bachelor in Paradise, but has been on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Bachelor in Paradise, Ben Higgins

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Kendall Jenner catches man wearing "Kill the Kardashians" shirt - TMZ
  • Madison Pettis is opening up about her new show - Just Jared Jr
  • Celebs are slamming Ivanka Trump again - TooFab
  • Patrick Dempsey is working on a clothing collection - The Hollywood Reporter
  • One of James Franco's former co-stars reveal if he was a good kisser - Just Jared Jr