Top Stories

'The Bachelor' Creator Speaks Out Amid Those Greg Grippo Rumors

'The Bachelor' Creator Speaks Out Amid Those Greg Grippo Rumors

The creator of The Bachelor is responding to a rumor that The Bachelorette contestant Greg Grippo is the frontrunner to become the next star of the franchise.

Greg came in third place on Katie Thurston‘s recent season of The Bachelorette an he decided to self-eliminate from the competition after Katie had an unexpected response to his confession that he’s in love with her.

During the reunion after her finale, Katie and Greg came face to face, where she accused him of only being on the show to further his acting career, and made allegations that he gaslit her.

Television reporter Reality Steve, who is known for providing spoilers for all the Bachelor Nation shows, said this week that Greg is going to be the Bachelor. He said the news wasn’t official yet, but that it’s pretty clear that this will happen.

Click inside to find out what The Bachelor creator said…

The show’s creator Mike Fleiss took to Twitter on Thursday to respond to the reports.

“Major announcement regarding #TheBachelor !!! No official decision has been made… Stay tuned,” he said.

He added, while plugging a product, “These decisions regarding our next #TheBachelor are complicated. Like the complicated process that gives us delicious, gluten-free @OmissionBeer.”

Just Jared on Facebook
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 01
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 02
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 03
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 04
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 05
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 06
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 07
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 08
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 09
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 10
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 11
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 12
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 13
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 14
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 15
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 16
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 17
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 18
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 19
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 20
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 21
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 22
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 23
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 24
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 25
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 26
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 27
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 28
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 29
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 30
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 31
greg grippo on the bachelorette finale 32

Photos: ABC
Posted to: Greg Grippo, The Bachelor

JJ Links Around The Web

Photo of Private: JJ Links Around The Web
Getty Images