Bachelor Nation Fan Favorites Host New Podcast

On January 11, Bachelor Nation’s latest official podcast will premiere. Talking It Out, hosted by fan favorites Mike Johnson and Bryan Abasolo, will be a part of the franchise’s earlier lineup of Bachelor Happy Hour and Click Bait.

“Mike and I, we wished to convey two various people with completely different backgrounds collectively to discover all types of uncomfortable subjects and unconventional viewpoints and thought-provoking conversations about love, relationships, household,” Abasolo told E! News.

“I really like the title Talking It Out as a result of that is precisely what we’ll do—speak it out each single episode,” added Johnson. “It’s not a Bachelor podcast, it isn’t strictly a relationship podcast… It’s going to be a podcast from the male psyche. That’s what we’ll convey to the desk.”

Talking It Out will make historical past because the franchise’s first podcast hosted by two males of coloration. Promising to sort out uncomfortable conversations, this podcast comes after the courting competitors was praised for tackling racism, habit, consuming problems and psychological well being all through the final season of The Bachelorette.

Abasolo opened as much as E! News about how their various backgrounds shall be an asset. He stated, “I believe it’s going to undoubtedly set us aside—each of us being minorities on this nation, coming from completely different backgrounds, cultures, upbringings.”

Not solely completely different backgrounds however the two males are in numerous levels of life. Johnson at the moment lives the only life in Austin, Texas whereas Abasolo is married to Bachelor Happy Hour co-host Rachel Lindsay.

“We each have quite a lot of expertise on the subject of love and relationships. I’m in a wedding, I’ve quite a lot of expertise within the courting area in my previous.” the chiropractor elaborated. “Mike, he will be an intimacy coach. I believe we’re each going to convey our personal distinctive perspective to the desk. And, after all, we’ve got the frequent bond of going by this superb social experiment between women and men being a part of the franchise.”

Johnson, an Air Force veteran, revealed he approaches love much like the way in which he’s approaching this new enterprise. He stated, “I consider relationships sort of how I consider this podcast – Bryan and I are in numerous elements of the nation, however we make it work because of expertise.”

Johnson admits he’s at the moment specializing in his work, believing within the adage, love “comes once you least count on it.”

Fans first met Abasolo when he appeared on and received Lindsay’s season of The Bachelorette. Johnson appeared on Hannah Brown’s season earlier than touring to Mexico for Bachelor in Paradise.

This Will Be Bachelor Nation’s Third Official Podcast

Johnson particularly stated this was not a Bachelor podcast, however it nonetheless falls below the official Bachelor Nation mantle.

Premiering in 2019, Bachelor Happy Hour was the franchise’s first foray into podcasts. Each week, Lindsay and co-host Becca Kufrin breakdown the show and interview the celebs of the franchise.

Following of their stead, one other Bachelorette Tayshia Adams together with Joe Amabile and Natasha Parker host Click Bait, a podcast devoted to breaking down popular culture.

“Mike and Bryan’s podcast shall be not like something Bachelor Nation has heard earlier than,” guarantees the podcast’s official description. “The pair will dive deep into uncomfortable subjects whereas sharing unconventional viewpoints that can immediate thought-provoking conversations about life, love, relationships, household, and all the pieces in between.”

The Podcast Has Already Released a Trailer

Johnson and Abasolo offered a style of what’s to return on their podcast throughout its first trailer.

“So, let me inform you just a little bit about our podcast,” stated Johnson. “We’re going to be speaking about something and all the pieces with relationships.”

Abasolo interjects, persevering with the show’s breakdown, saying, “We’re going to be moving into all kinds of subjects that should do with relationships, whether or not it is {our relationships} with others, lovers, household, profession — or {our relationships} with ourselves: thoughts, physique, and spirit.”

The Miami-based Abasolo continued, “We’re bringing on a various vary of company, from celebrities to athletes to specialists to authors — anybody you may consider — to assist in giving recommendation, get recommendation, and, most significantly, push ourselves to suppose outdoors the field.”

New episodes will air each Monday.


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