TikTook person Caroline Cronin claimed that “Bachelor” producers handed on casting her and by no means known as her again as a consequence of her body type.
She shared a TikTook video, which has been considered over 177,000 occasions since final week, wherein she alleged that the present ghosted her as a result of she was a “size 6-8.”
Cronin posted her unique video, which has since been eliminated, about being ignored by the ABC relationship collection again in November and is now coming ahead with a proof.
“I just want to get married,” she captioned her clip with a slew of hashtags.
“When you get a DM from ‘Bachelor’ casting producers but you’re a size 6-8,” her video started.
She then revealed that producers reached out to her by way of Instagram final yr. “I was like ‘Oh my gosh! This is so exciting! Stuff like this never happens to me EVER.’ I also thought that was a good thing because I am not the typical beauty standard for what I think the show normally presents,” Cronin claimed.
“[Producers] have done a really great job (or however you feel about it) with diversifying the cast of contestants that they bring on every year. But they never really diversify the body type of the people that are on the show,” she continued. “I am a size 6 to an 8 depending on the brand. So based off of being scouted off Instagram, I thought that this wasn’t going to be a big deal.”
The influencer added, “I don’t lie on my Instagram [and] I don’t use body filters or face apps.”
According to the “Bachelor” hopeful, she then messaged the producers again saying she would love to speak to them some extra after they initially reached out.
Cronin claimed she participated in a Zoom interview with them and talked about herself in addition to her relationship historical past. She alleged that the producers made her rise up over Zoom and the “guy looked at my body” — and that’s when producers stated they’d get again to her quickly.
“They ghosted me just like all the other men in my life. I’m honestly fine with it. It’s not something I expected to have happen to me,” Cronin stated within the clip. “I’m not heartbroken about it but I’m kind of disappointed about it.”
She famous, “To not even be reached out kinda sucks. But I just feel like we need to get a gang of people together to promote or work towards better body representation in an industry like reality TV. Part of the reason why I was so excited was because no one has ever looked like me on TV.”
“I’m normal. I’m average size and I’m just not a size 0, 2 or even a 4,” Cronin acknowledged, including that she additionally “manifested” to get herself on to the “Bachelorette.” She lastly made a proposal to viewers saying that if “anyone wants to get married, I have a cool personality.”
The Post has reached out to Cronin and ABC reps for “The Bachelor” for remark.