Bachelor in Paradise Season 5 Cast Revealed

A model and a chicken walk onto a beach…

Bachelor in Paradise’s season five cast has officially been announced, and, to the surprise of no one, recent two-on-one casualties Jordan and David are among the contestants looking for a second chance at love on ABC’s hit spinoff.

Premiering Tuesday. Aug. 5, BIP will feature mostly suitors from Becca Kufrin‘s current season of The Bachelorette, including fan-favorite Joe, who was criminally eliminated on night one. #JusticeForJoe is real, y’all. As for the ladies, expect to see a lot of familiar faces from Arie Luyendyk Jr. ‘s season, like Kendall and Tia, as well as some women from Nick Viall‘s season.

Returning as our resident bartender/voice of reason is Wells Adams, who will be assisted by The Bachelor Winter Games standout Yuki Kimura, who initially appeared on The Bachelor Japan. And she’s not the only international contestant fans will be seasoning on the beach in Mexico this season.
 Check out the first batch of contestants:

The Bachelor, ANgela

ABC

Season: Nick Viall
Notable Moment: ??? (A model who went home on night one, if you insist!)

The Bachelor, Annaliese

ABC

Season: Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Notable Moment: Known for her two major childhood traumas: bumper car accident and a dog attack.

The Bachelor, Astrid

ABC

Season: Nick Viall
Notable Moment: Rocked a sports bra like it was no thaaang during a track and field date, which she won.

The Bachelor, Bibiana

ABC

Seasons: Arie Luyendyk Jr., The Bachelor Winter Games
Notable Moment: Almost making it to the end of Winter Games in a relationship with Jordan, the former Bachelor in New Zealand.

The Bachelor, Chelsea

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Notable Moment: Received the first impression rose before her connection with Arie kind of fizzled out.

DAVID, Bachelorette, Becca

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Becca Kufrin
Notable Moment: Arrived in a chicken suit on the first night, and then fell off of the top bunk, breaking his nose. He ended his run by being sent home on the two-on-one date.

Eric Bigger, Bachelor Winter Games

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Rachel Lindsay, The Bachelor Winter Games
Notable Moment: Made it to the final three of Rachel’s season, with the Bachelorette being the first woman he ever introduced to his family. Known for his catchphrase: “It’s miracle season!”

JOE, Bachelorette, Becca

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Becca Kufrin
Notable Moment: The Internet basically had a meltdown after Joe, a grocery store owner, was sent home on the first night.

JOHN, Bachelorette, Becca

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Becca Kufrin
Notable Moment: Aside from being one of the founders of Venmo, John proved to be quite the lumberjack.

JORDAN, Bachelorette, Becca

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Becca Kufrin
Notable Moment: A male model known for his professionality, he was also sent home on the two-on-one date…despite rocking the pair of shiny gold underwear Becca gifted him.

The Bachelor, Kendall

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Notable Moment: Kendall made it to the final three, charming Arie and viewers with her love for taxidermy, playing the ukulele and managing to remain calm, cool and collected on a two-on-one with Krystal. A member of Becca’s girl gang.

The Bachelorette, Season 13, Kenny

ABC

Season: Rachel Lindsay
Notable Moment: The wrestler caused viewers eyes to rain after he FaceTimed his daughter after choosing to leave the show to be with his daughter when he and Rachel realized their connection just wasn’t strong enough.

The Bachelor Winter Games

ABC

Season: The Bachelorette Canada, The Bachelor Winter Games
Notable Moment: The firefighter “won” Winter Gameswith Ashley Iaconetti, leaving the show as a couple. But they soon split, with Ashley going on to date Jared Haibon, who proposed during filming of season five. Shouldn’t be awkward at all!

Krystal, The Bachelor

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Notable Moment: Never forget that she called Arie “needled–k” in footage that wasn’t shown until the Women Tell All special. A true “villain” for the ages. Glitterbomb.

NICK, Bachelorette, Becca

ABC/Craig Sjodin

Season: Becca Kufrin
Notable Moment: Inexplicably showed up to a rose ceremony in a tracksuit.

The Bachelor, Tia

ABC

Season: Arie Luyendyk Jr.
Notable Moment: One of Raven Gates‘ (BIP royalty) hometown friends, Tia made it to the final four of Arie’s season. But she’s been in the headlines recently because of her brief relationship with Colton Underwood…a current frontrunner of BFF Becca’s season of The Bachelorette.

Bachelor in Paradise premieres Tuesday, Aug. 7 at 8 p.m. on ABC.

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