As if the prior successes of Bennett Graebner weren’t impressive enough, the esteemed showrunner is adding another notch to his growing belt of reality show triumphs. The Los Angeles native has been serving as a producer for the hit reality television dating show “The Bachelor” for over ten years. Also lending his talents to various successful spin off series like; “The Bachelorette”, “Bachelor Pad”, and “Love at First Kiss”. Now, Graebners latest show is “The Bachelor Winter Games” premiering February 13th.
Unlike “The Bachelor”, the new series “The Bachelor Winter Games” will feature contestants from all over the globe competing through challenging winter-themed sports all while trying to win the ultimate trophy, love. While there was some discussion of bringing back viewers favorite pairings from past seasons of “The Bachelor” to compete within the games, ultimately Mr. Graebner and other showrunners decided to make this year’s contestants all new and hopeful singles. With Bennett Graebner explaining, “Even though it’s fun to watch our cast tumble their way down a hill and skiing for the first time, it really needs to be about romance and relationships and falling in love”. Though the reality TV vet didn’t completely shoot down the idea of bringing back alums in the future either.
“The Bachelor Winter Games” with Bennett Graebner behind the wheel is sure to provide new and exciting content while maintaining his formula for success from his other shows. Graebner throughout the years has undoubtedly mastered the ability to fulfill the audiences need for strong characters, developed plots, structure, and tension that continues to drive viewers to watch each and every week. His shows are destined to become America’s favorite. The continued success behind the pop-culture force that is “The Bachelor” franchise directly lies in Mr. Graebner’s ability to pull from real-life events, rather than simply relying on fabricated imaginations of some storyteller.
More on Graebner´s life and career at http://www.annenbergspaceforphotography.org/person/bennett-graebner/