Newswire: UnREAL season 3 will feature female suitor

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Coming out of its unfortunate sophomore slump, UnREAL will shake things up in season three with the first female suitor, turning the show from a Bachelor parody into a send-up of The Bachelorette. Constance Zimmer and Shiri Appleby broke the news in a Facebook live chat yesterday, the co-stars gleefully dishing on what’s to come next season. “There will be 25 men on set and Rachel will hook up with all of them,” Appleby joked in an interview with ET. “You won’t only have two strong female leads, but we’re going to add a third one,” Zimmer added. “I wonder how many of the 25 men you get together with and Quinn will get together with.”

Hopefully a female suitor will make UnREAL feel fresh again after its confounding missteps in season two, which featured Everlasting’s first black suitor but went off the rails in its ...