Mike Fleiss says no 'Bachelor Pad' this summer

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Story highlights

  • ABC confirmed that "Bachelor Pad" will not return this year
  • "Pad" has been a solid little player for ABC in the summer months
  • "Pad" launched in August of 2010 as an elimination-style game show

Bummer news from the king of the "Bachelor" franchise today.

Mike Fleiss answered a fan inquiry on Twitter by saying there won't be a fourth edition of "Bachelor Pad," the cheesy fun spinoff of "The Bachelor" this summer.

ABC confirmed that "Pad," which has been a solid little player for ABC in the summer months, will not return this year.

No word yet on whether we will ever see the "Pad" again.

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"Pad" launched in August of 2010 as an elimination-style game show that featured contestants from "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette," who competed for a final cash prize.

See the original article at EW.com.