Pop CultureFebruary 26, 2018

The Real Pod BONUS EPISODE: A chat with one of the greatest US Bachelorettes of all time


In this very special bonus episode of The Real Pod, Jane Yee and Alex Casey sit down with Olivia Caridi from season 20 of The Bachelor US. 

It’s no secret that Olivia Caridi is one of the greatest Bachelor contestants in the rich history of the franchise. Vying for the affection of Ben Higgins in the 20th season of the reality romance juggernaut, Olivia became known for her famous ‘cankles‘ monologue and jumping out of a cake in a swimsuit, and will best be remembered as the villain of her season.

But how much truth was there to her onscreen character? Is The Bachelor production as twisted as it seems on UnREAL? And what does she make of our local shambles version? Taking time out from her holiday in New Zealand, she joins Jane and Alex in the boardroom of dreams to tell all.

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