From a media release:
Corus Entertainment’sÂ W NetworkÂ announced today that it is commissioningÂ TheÂ BacheloretteÂ CanadaÂ (11×90/1×60). The series from Good Human Productions Inc. is the first ever Canadian version of the perennially successfulÂ The BacheloretteÂ franchise from Warner Horizon Television that originated on ABC in the U.S.Â The Bachelorette CanadaÂ commences casting for potential bachelors onÂ Wednesday, November 18, and interested applicants can apply online or nominate someone they knowÂ hereÂ or by visiting the casting calls acrossÂ CanadaÂ inÂ January 2016.Â Canada’sÂ first ever Bachelorette will be announced in the coming months andÂ The Bachelorette CanadaÂ will premiere next fall on W Network.
Canadians that nominate someone they know as aÂ bachelor will be entered into W Network’s online contest for a chance to win an all-expense paid trip for 2 toÂ VancouverÂ and VIP passes to the live tapings ofÂ TheÂ BacheloretteÂ Canada:Â The Men Tell AllÂ andÂ TheÂ BacheloretteÂ Canada:Â After The Final RoseÂ specials. Nominate someone you knowÂ here.
In the Canadian version of this smash-hit reality series,Â Canada’sÂ most eligible bachelorette is in search of the man of her dreams â€“ and hopefully her groom-to-be. The Canadian Bachelorette will search for love as 20 men do whatever it takes to win her heart. The male suitors compete for the Bachelorette’s affection via individual and group dates involving local and far-flung romantic encounters and adventures. As the Bachelorette narrows the field and the number of men dwindles, romance and tensions will rise. Ultimately, she will choose the one man with whom she wants to spend the rest of her life.
The Bachelorette CanadaÂ is produced by Good Human Productions Inc. From Good Human Productions,Â Claire FreehandÂ serves as Executive Producer andÂ Keely BoothÂ is Showrunner. For Corus Entertainment,Â John MacDonaldÂ is the Executive Vice President of Television and Head of Women’s and Family Television andÂ Maria FaranoÂ is Director of Original Programming for Women’s and Family Television. The series is based on the U.S. format created byÂ Mike FleissÂ and produced by Next Entertainment in association with Warner Horizon Television. Sales of the format are handled by Warner Bros. International Television Production.