Latest US season of THE BACHELORETTE arrives on 9NOW

Channel 9 has finally decided to roll out the latest season of the US version of The Bachelorette.

Season 15, broadcast in America some 12 months ago, makes its down under debut with the complete season now available on 9Now.

It appears this season will not be shown on broadcast television and seems to be part of Nine’s digital strategy for 9Now to be the home of some premiere viewing. Season 2 of Manifest was available on the platform before being available to screen on Nine.

However, there is no indication from Nine on why this digital strategy did not include showing this season express from the US on 9Now, rather than waiting 12 months.

The Bachelor US is licensed to Nine, but as the network did not screen season 23, that particular season has been picked up by Foxtel, which started screening last month. Season 24, which aired abroad 6 months ago, is licensed by Nine but has not been made available yet to Australian fans.

The US version of Bachelor in Paradise, also licensed by Nine, has not been screened at all for a couple of seasons.

Nine has previously declined to comment on scheduling of The Bachelor franchise from America.

The Bachelorette US – now screening on 9Now.

Aaron Ryan
Aaron Ryan is currently the Broadcast Guide Editor and a News Contributor for TV Blackbox. An experienced media writer, his work has appeared on sites including TV Central and Mumbrella since 2009. Aaron can be heard weekly on Gold and Power FM | Call/Text - 0400 218 566
Advertisement

Similar Articles

Comments

We Want To Hear From You

Advertisment

Follow US

3,431FansLike
390FollowersFollow
16,286FollowersFollow

Latest

THE HEIGHTS wraps up this week with ABC yet to confirm if it will return

The ABC is yet to comment publicly on the future of the local drama which has aired for two seasons.

Powerhouse female trio spearhead new SBS drama comedy THE UNUSUAL SUSPECTS

Produced by Aquarius Films, the fun yet gripping four-part heist caper is a tale of female friendship and empowerment set in Sydney’s glamorous Eastern Suburbs.

Controversy vs innocence: Do TV presenters deserve the right to a fair trial? | TV Blackbox S04E30

The podcast team are back with a whole new bunch of opinions and thoughts on what's been happening in, on, and around your box this week!

Everything new coming to AMAZON PRIME VIDEO in October

All the bright, shiny, new programming headed your way next month

SOUTH PARK COVID-19 Pandemic Special to be fast-tracked into Australia this week on 10Shake

In a one hour special, Randy comes to terms with the part he played in the outbreak, and the solution isn't as simple as knocking out that wall to make a more "open concept".

US PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE live on Nine

Peter Overton will present the broadcast from our American partners CNN, with the entire debate to be aired commercial-free.

Support TV Blackbox by using our partners