Wells Adams opened up about his longtime gig on “Bachelor in Paradise” – and he revealed that he is open to a much bigger position on the ABC relationship franchise.
While talking with ABC 11, the “Bachelor in Paradise” barkeep revealed that he could be open to taking on the internet hosting position vacated by Chris Harrison after he stepped down from the franchise earlier this yr.
The present season of the rose-filled actuality show has featured a rotating lineup of hosts which have included comic David Spade, ‘NSync singer Lance Bass and rapper Lil Jon.
In addition to his bartending duties, Adams has served because the rose ceremony emcee this season on “Paradise” however he stated he is able to do extra.
“Whatever they need me to do I’m able to do it!” Adams advised ABC. “I’m unsure what the subsequent step is, however no matter ABC and Bachelor Nation desires I’ll go do it. If they need me to host the show, positive I’ll go do this, if they need me to be the janitor subsequent season, OK, I’ll go do this too. Whatever you guys need.”
Adams Previously Said Harrison’s Role Would be ‘Really Large Shoes to Fill’
This isn’t the primary time Adams has opened up in regards to the internet hosting job. In a earlier interview with Entertainment Tonight, he confirmed that he had not been in any discussions to take over as a full-time host.
“Those are actually giant sneakers to fill,” he stated of Harrison’s 20-year position. “I need to be part of the franchise in no matter facet that they need me to be concerned.”
Adams added that he loves being “the bartender” as a result of he will get to work together with the remainder of the cast extra.
“The host position is the one that could be a little bit separated from the cast, when you’re actually it objectively,” he stated. “[With] the bartender position, I’m entrenched with everybody. I’m sort of part of the panorama, so my relationship with them is a really sturdy one. Whereas the host position has acquired to be somewhat bit step again and somewhat bit extra goal, I suppose.”
Adams Isn’t the Only One Eyeing the Hosting Role
If Adams is eyeing a everlasting position he might have some competitors. Guest host Lance Bass advised Entertainment Tonight that he would love the chance to host the show full time.
“They’ve not requested me [to be the permanent host], and naturally that is going to depend upon Bachelor Nation on the market,” Bass advised the outlet. “If they like me, I do not know what is going on to occur. I imply, sure, after all, it could be a dream come true to have the ability to host a show like that.”
Bass additionally admitted that filling Chris Harrison’s spot could be “powerful sneakers to fill, for positive,” however he added a pitch as to why he could be the right candidate for the job.
“I feel it is fascinating what they’re doing this season with letting me go into Paradise and sit with these contestants and actually get what is going on on,” Bass dished. “I feel what is required in a show like that is to have somebody who’s a great sounding board. Now the host will get to go in and likewise get that one-on-one time with these contestants and actually be that sounding board for them. Everyone wants a homosexual finest buddy.”