The Bachelorette’s Jojo Fletcher & Jordan Rodgers’ New TV Show Scrapped Weeks Before Premiere Date

JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers simply celebrated their wedding ceremony day, however they’re experiencing an surprising breakup.

“The Bachelorette” couple’s new TV show, “The Big D,” has been scrapped earlier than ever seeing the sunshine of day. According to Us Weekly, the truth sequence was centered on giving current divorcees one other shot at discovering love, with a serious twist: their exes have been additionally there. Set in a villa in Costa Rica, the relationship show was set to air 10 episodes and had the potential for “jealous exes” to “ship their rival dwelling,” Us famous through the logline.

“The Big D” was alleged to premiere on July 7 on TBS.

Here’s what it is advisable know:

‘The Big D’ Didn’t Fit Into the Network’s Summer Schedule

In a press release to The Hollywood Reporter, a spokesperson for TBS defined why “The Big D” was reduce from the community’s summer season schedule.

“We’re assessing our schedule to make sure we’ve the suitable content material combine to assist our community methods,” the spokesperson mentioned in a press release. “We are grateful to JoJo Fletcher, Jordan Rodgers, and the chief producers of ‘Big D’ for his or her partnership by way of the method.”

A trailer for “The Big D” had already been launched. The teaser confirmed Fletcher explaining the idea whereas filming in Costa Rica.

“Welcome to stunning Costa Rica the place six recently-divorced {couples} will seek for love once more,” the previous “Bachelorette” star mentioned within the clip, through People. “But, they’re going to should do it whereas residing with their ex.”

Rodgers then revealed the shock twist, telling the divorcees: “Believe it or not, your ex is definitely right here that will help you.”

Some of the exes have been into serving to their former partner discover love, whereas others admitted to nonetheless having emotions for his or her one-time companion. Much like “The Bachelor” and different relationship reveals, “The Big D” was to characteristic elimination on the finish of every episode.

JoJo Fletcher & Jordan Rodgers Have Hosted Other Reality Shows Together within the Past

As of this writing, Fletcher and Rodgers haven’t commented on their axed TV show. The new bride’s Instagram bio nonetheless touts her as “Host of #TheBigD on @tbsnetwork.” Rodgers’ bio reads: “HOST “The Big D” on @tbsnetwork this summer season!”

In 2019, Rodgers and Fletcher hosted a pair of actuality reveals collectively. They beforehand hosted the house renovation show “Cash Pad” on CNBC, and “Battle of the Fittest Couples” on the Paramount Network, per IMDb.

Well earlier than “Cash Pad” got here calling, Fletcher advised People she was concerned about doing a house renovation actuality show together with her future husband.

In 2020, Fletcher additionally served as a brief fill-in for authentic “Bachelor” host Chris Harrison when he wanted day without work to maneuver his son into school as Tayshia Adams’ season of “The Bachelorette” was filming, based on Variety.

Fletcher was not supplied the ABC internet hosting gig the next season after Harrison introduced his exit from “The Bachelor” franchise, and Adams and Kaitlyn Bristowe briefly helmed the show as a substitute.

“No, I by no means even heard about it,” Fletcher advised Us Weekly of the job in 2021. She famous that she and Rodgers have been “already deep into filming in Costa Rica” for “The Big D” when Harrison’s exit was introduced.


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