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How to Watch 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Bachelor in Paradise
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Bachelor in Paradise

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After a two-year break due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Bachelor franchise's favorites are heading to Mexico to find love.

Bachelor in Paradise returns on Monday night (Aug. 16) with a high-profile slate of guest hosts following the departure of the show's longtime host Chris Harrison. Lance Bass, Tituss Burgess, Lil Jon and David Spade are all set join the tropical getaway as celebrity hosts.

See below for how to watch this year's season of Bachelor in Paradise.

How to Watch 2021's Bachelor in Paradise

The latest season of Bachelor in Paradise airs on Monday nights at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. If you have cable (or a digital TV antenna like this one from Amazon), you can watch Bachelor in Paradise on TV through your local ABC affiliate.

For those without cable, ABC can be streamed online via ABC.com. Signing up for free trials of fuboTV or SlingTV will give you access to ABC as well, as both services include ABC, to let watch Bachelor in Paradise live on TV or stream Bachelor in Paradise from your laptop, tablet or phone.

Fans can also watch Bachelor in Paradise online, as the show is available to stream free with a Hulu subscription. Don't want to sign-up for Hulu? The streaming service is currently offering a 30-day free trial which you can use to watch Bachelor in Paradise online free.

How to Watch Past Seasons of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette

All seasons of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette, including Katie Thurston, Matt James, Peter Weber and Clare Crawley/Tayshia Adams' seasons, are available to purchase on Amazon Prime Video here. You can stream some previous seasons of The Bachelor and The Bachelorette with your Hulu subscription or free trial.

Who is on This Season of Bachelor in Paradise?

Due to this season of Bachelor in Paradise being the first post-pandemic iteration, the 2021 show will feature a cast mixed with contestants from the previous four seasons of The Bachelor and Bachelorette.

From Katie's season of The BacheloretteBachelor in Paradise cast members include Aaron Clancy, Connor Brennan, James Bonsall, Karl Smith and Tre Cooper.

From Matt's season of The BachelorBachelor in Paradise cast members include Abigail Heringer, Jessenia Cruz, Mari Pepin-Solis, Serena Chew, Serena Pitt and Victoria Larson.

From Clare and Tayshia's season of The BacheloretteBachelor in Paradise cast members include Brendan Morais, Ivan Hall, Kenny Braasch and Noah Erb.

From Peter's season of The BachelorBachelor in Paradise cast members include Deandra Kanu, Kelsey Weir, Maurissa Gunn, Natasha Parker, Tammy Ly and Victoria Paul.

There are also some throwback fan favorites in this season's cast, including Tahzjuan Hawkins from Colton Underwood's season, Joe Amabile from Becca Kurfin's season and former Bachelorette Becca Kurfin herself.