Newswire: Bachelor In Paradise cast member speaks out: “I am a victim”
Just a few days after production was shut down on ABC’s The Bachelor spin-off Bachelor In Paradise due to alleged sexual misconduct on the set—and alleged negligence from crew members who failed to stop a sexual encounter between two cast members when it was clear that one was too drunk to give consent—one of those cast members, Corinne Olympios, has publicly stepped forward with a statement released through her publicist. In it, she says:
I am a victim and have spent the last week trying to make sense of what happened June 4. Although I have little memory of that night, something bad obviously took place, which I understand is why production on the show has now been suspended and a producer on the show has filed a complaint against the production.
As a woman, this is my worst nightmare and it has now become my reality …