'The Bachelorette' premiere: A naked guy, a 'fantasy suite' and more

ABC has released the details about the premiere episode of Desiree Hartsock's season of "The Bachelorette." There's a lot going on, but here are the highlights:Desiree is made to feel like a princess, as she is welcomed to the Bachelorette manse and given both the keys to a Bentley and a silvery gown. One of the bachelors is a "sleight-of-hand artist". (Illusionist? Magician-American? What do they prefer to be called?)Over the course of the first meet 'n greet, an oil-rig worker gets totally nude and jumps in the pool. Because he's that guy. One bachelor offers to show Desiree his private "fantasy suite" and apparently her reaction shocks the house. Naughty. Later in the season, Desiree and her men travel to Atlantic City, Germany, Spain, the island of Madeira (off the coast of Portugal) and other exotic locales. There are performances by Andy Grammer, Soulja Boy, Kate Earl, Darius Rucker, a Fado singer and Matt...

'Bachelorette' Desiree Hartsock meets her knight in shining armor in this first promo

Check out this first promo for Desiree Hartsock's season of "The Bachelorette." In the clip, Desiree comments, "I haven't had the most extravagant life and I feel like it's a fairytale."Indeed, as one bachelor gets out of the limousine dressed in a suit of armor. Hey, nothing can be crazier than Lindsay and her wedding dress and she made the finals, so -- you go, buddy. Whatever works. Also included amongst the suitors are a guy who is making no bones about what viewers like, as he greets Desiree without his shirt on. And another, rather handsome fellow, steps out of the limo with his adorable son in tow. Awww."The Bachelorette" premieres Monday, May 27 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on ABC. Who's getting excited?!...

Desiree Hartsock's 'Bachelorette' Season 9 Photo Shoot: Ready to Find Love Again

Desiree Hartsock from The Bachelor is the next Bachelorette premiering Monday May 20 on ABC. Set up a season reminder when you download the free BuddyTV Guide app .

'Bachelorette' Desire Hartsock debuts glamour shots

ABC has released the first set of glamorous shots of "Bachelorette" Desiree Hartsock, looking lovely in a dress made of roses in the promotional poster and very down-to-earth in her jeans and pretty blouse. This 26-year-old bridal stylist is hoping to one day own her own bridal boutique, but also dreams of finding love like her parents have -- they've been married for 35 years. She hopes to someday travel the world with the man of her dreams and is positive she can find her soulmate on "The Bachelorette."Are you getting excited, fans? "The Bachelorette" premieres Monday, May 27 on ABC....

'Bachelorette' Premiere Pushed Back a Week

Sorry, "Bachelorette" fans; you'll have to wait a little bit longer for your favorite dating show to return. In an effort to strengthen its May sweeps performance, ABC has pushed the season premiere of "The Bachelorette" back a week, from May 20 at 9 p.m. to May 27, with a two-hour episode at 8 p.m, and moved the new series "Motive," which is being billed as an "innovative procedural," will now air in the May 20 at 9 p.m. timeslot that the "Bachelorette" season premiere was supposed to occupy. Read More...

ABC announces its summer 2013 schedule: When will 'The Bachelorette,' 'Rookie Blue' and more premiere?

It's just barely spring, but ABC is already getting ready with its schedule for the summer of 2013. The network has announced its full summer lineup, featuring returning hits like "The Bachelorette" (starring Desiree Hartsock) and new shows like "Mistresses."New shows"Motive," starring Kristin Lehman, Louis Ferreira and Lauren Holly, is a murder-mystery drama that introduces murderer and victim at the beginning. The show then focuses on understanding why and how the crime occurred."Mistresses" is a drama focusing on a group of four women navigating complex relationships on the road to self-discovery. "Whodunnit?" is a reality series in which 13 contestants try to solve a mystery using crime scene investigation techniques.Summer premiere datesThursday, May 9"Wipeout": 8-9pmMonday, May 20"The Bachelorette": 9-11pm (special time period, following the performance finale of "Dancing with the Stars")Tuesday, May 21"Motive": 10-11pm (special time period, following the finale of "Dancing with the Stars"Thursday, May 23"Motive": 9-10pm (regular time period premiere)"Rookie Blue": 10-11pmMonday,...

Who's the Next Bachelorette?

Desiree Hartsock didn't find love with Sean on The Bachelor , but she'll get to try again as the star of next season's installment of The Bachelorette .

'The Bachelorette' Officially Names Desiree Hartsock as the Next Star

'I'm very hopeful in all of this and I do hope to meet the man of my dreams,' says the 26-year-old bridal stylist who was eliminated in episode 8 of the latest 'Bachelor' season.

Meet the next 'Bachelorette'

After all the Sean Lowe-Catherine Giudici hullabaloo on "The Bachelor" reunion "After the Final Rose," the show announced the next "Bachelorette" -- Desiree Hartsock. Desiree was famously booted from the show after a less-than-stellar hometown date with her family, where her brother kind of sabotaged her relationship with Sean. Not that the brother was the only reason she was eliminated, but it sure didn't help. RELATED: 'Bachelor' franchise heroes and villains"I can't even believe I'm here. With the support of everyone, it's such a blessing. I'm so thankful," says Desiree, on the "After the Final Rose" special. "I'm just overcome with happiness."Over the course of the season, Dez was alternately goofy, funny, sincere and adorable. She will make a terrific next "Bachelorette," we must say. What do you think, "Bachelor" show fans?...

'The Bachelorette' will return with sexy 'Mistresses' in May

"The Bachelorette" will return to ABC in May, but we'll find out the identity of the lucky gal much sooner. Plus, the show will be paired with the new drama, "Mistresses."