EPISODE nine of Bachelor in Paradise continued the drama and ended in a fight over one contestant.
Tonight’s episode ended with Aaron and Ivan getting into a heated argument after Ivan kissed Chelsea, and showed Kenny and Mari revealing they are falling for each other.
Aaron told Ivan kissing Chelsea was a “b***h move” and accused him of “rose-hunting” before the episode concluded.
The episode also featured celebrity guest Lil Jon announcing that former Bachelorette contestants Demar Jackson and Ed Waisbrot were joining the contestants in Paradise.
The episode also included the drama of a tropical storm heading in the direction of the contestant’s resort. A producer told the cast, “It’s headed straight for us. We need to start evacuating now.”
Tia who’s been in a love triangle with contestants James and Blake reacted to the emergency and said, “Early today, I was stressed about who I was gonna give my rose to. Now, I’m stressed about being alive.”
Bachelor in Paradise airs Tuesday nights on ABC at 8 p.m. ET.
Read our Bachelor in Paradise live blog below for the very latest news and updates…
WHO WENT HOME ON BACHELOR IN PARADISE LAST WEEK?
Here’s who went home on last Tuesday’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise:
- Brendan Morais (self-eliminated)
- Pieper James (self-eliminated)
- Demi Burnett (didn’t receive a rose)
- Jessenia Cruz (didn’t receive a rose)
- Tammy Ly (didn’t receive a rose)
- Deandra Kanu (didn’t receive a rose)
AARON AND IVAN FIGHT OVER CHELSEA KISS
After Ivan and Chelsea kissed, Aaron got mad at the other man and told him it was a “b***h move.”
The two got in each other’s faces just as the episode ended.
IVAN AND CHELSEA KISS
Even though Chelsea had just called Ivan her “homie,” the two kissed on tonight’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise.
Aaron, who is interested in Chelsea, got very angry at the development.
CHELSEA CALLS IVAN HER ‘HOMIE’
She apologized if it seemed like she was “friend-zoning” him after making the comment.
Some of the other guys were not thrilled about the two chatting in the face of an elimination that will see four men going home.
TIA AND BLAKE GET INTO A FIGHT
Tia and Blake argued on tonight’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise, with Tia not believing he was putting enough effort into their growing relationship.
FOUR GUYS GOING HOME
Because there are 12 men and 8 women, Lil Jon announced that four guys have to “go home.”
Those who aren’t part of a couple are likely in danger of leaving Bachelor in Paradise.
CAST RETURNS TO PARADISE
After the tropical storm, the cast was able to return to the island.
Thankfully, it was all still standing after the storm and evacuation.
BACHELOR IN PARADISE CAST AND CREW NEED TO EVACUATE
Very suddenly, it was announced that the cast and crew of Bachelor in Paradise had to evacuate.
A strong tropical storm approached the island and threatened their safety.
MARI SAYS SHE SEES A FUTURE WITH KENNY
Mari said she sees a future with Kenny after their time together on the island.
She said so after the two admitted they’re falling in love.
MAURISSA SAYS SHE IS FALLING IN LOVE WITH RILEY
Maurissa admitted she’s falling for Riley and he said he felt the same.
“Being able to open up and be vulnerable with each other, that was the biggest step,” she said.
RILEY OPENS UP TO MAURISSA
Maurissa and Riley had an emotional conversation on tonight’s episode.
Riley opened up about a difficult relationship with his dad.
MARI AND KENNY FALLING IN LOVE
Mari and Kenny admitted they’re falling in love with each other.
Mari said she’s “really happy and really excited” by the prospect.
KENDALL CALLED JOE HER ‘PERSON’
Before leaving the island, Kendall admitted Joe was her “person.”
“This is devastating. Joe is my person and I feel absolutely broken,” she said when he didn’t return her feelings.
“This is the hardest thing I’ve ever had to go through,” she told the cameras.
HOW DID JOE RESPOND?
A serious-looking Joe then asked Kendall: “So you’re not over us?”
“Don’t ask me that right now. I never stopped loving you obviously,” she said.
“This is why I’m here for you. I know you and I can see that something was up,” Joe told her.
WHAT DID KENDALL SAY TO JOE?
On tonight’s episode, Kendall said to Joe, “Being back here has brought back a lot. And I love you and I will always love you.”
Kendall continued: “I still feel like you are my best friend, you know? I love watching you thriving and laughing but it reminds me of why I fell in love with you. And it’s hard to see that.”
FANS ARE THRILLED FOR NATASHA
After a date, fans on Twitter expressed their happiness for Natasha.
“YAAAAS NATASHA! BE HAPPY GIRL,” one person wrote.
SEE THE MOMENT DEMAR AND ED JOINED THE CAST
The Bachelor in Paradise Twitter shared the moment the two men joined the group on the island.
NATASHA AND CHELSEA CHOSEN FOR DATES
The two women were picked for dates with two newbies on the beach, Demar and Ed.
NATASHA MAY GO ON A DATE WITH ED
Natasha might have a chance with Ed.
The new members of the group are shaking up the dynamics of the remaining Bachelor in Paradise cast.
CHELSEA GOES OFF WITH NEWCOMER
Chelsea was chosen to go speak with one of the newcomers to the beach.
“I like the vibes so far,” she said.
TWO NEW PEOPLE COMING TO THE BEACH
Lil Jon announced that two new people are joining the Bachelor in Paradise cast.
IVAN MAY BE STUCK WITHOUT A ROSE
Ivan may not get a rose in the wake of Kendall leaving the show.
“He needs to figure something out,” another contestant said of the development.
KENDALL DECIDES TO LEAVE
After her chat with Joe, Kendall decided to leave.
“She was really upset and it’s because of Joe,” another contestant said of the situation.
‘I’M HERE FOR YOU’
During a private chat, Kendall and Joe embraced and he told her, “I’m here for you.”
They asked each other why they each chose to be there and Joe admitted, “To be honest, the reason I came out here was because I knew it was over between us.”
He said he thought Kendall felt the same way.
“I’m always gonna care about you,” he added.
KENDALL AND JOE EMBRACE
Kendall asked to speak with Joe, who agreed.
After admitting that she never stopped loving him, Joe embraced Kendall. Is there a chance they could rekindle their relationship?