Melbourne is the new city of love with the swoon-worthy news that The bachelor franchise is filming its next series in Victoria.
For the first time in the history of the franchise, the roses will be distributed on Victorian soil thanks to a Victorian Screen Incentive.
Host Osher Günsberg said: “The secret to longevity in any relationship is never taking the other person for granted and always being ready to reinvent the relationship as your needs change over time.
“The relationship between The bachelor franchise and our audience is no different, and bringing this love story to Melbourne builds on the first worldwide season we just saw, allowing us to take Australia’s most romantic dating show to places it’s never been before. .
Senior Vice President Content and Programming, Paramount Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), Daniel Monaghan, said: “The bachelor The franchise has been filmed in some of Australia’s most idyllic locations and this year we are thrilled to share the love with Victoria. We can’t wait for viewers to fall head over heels in love The bachelor franchise on a completely new background.
Caroline Swift, Head of Entertainment, Warner Bros. International Television Production Australia, said: “Filming The bachelor the franchise in Melbourne gives us the perfect backdrop for love to blossom; a beautiful and sophisticated city filled with amazing restaurants, secret sexy bars, art galleries, live music, the list goes on. This season will highlight all that this incredible city has to offer for the most romantic series ever.”
Victoria’s Creative Industries Minister Steve Dimopoulos said: “The bachelor The franchise will bring the spectacular locations of Victoria to the screen, but behind the scenes there is also a great story to tell. The series will provide employment for more than 100 Victorian crew members, as well as placement opportunities for our next generation of film industry workers. We look forward to adding The Bachelor franchise to the annual pipeline of film projects that call Victoria home.”
10 did not indicate whether the next iteration is The bachelor, the bachelor, the bachelorette party or something completely new….
Season 11 of the series The Bachelor was attracted by the Victorian Government to film in Victoria through VicScreen’s Victorian Screen Incentive and is produced by Warner Bros.