2016 rolled in and brought a slew of winter and series premieres along with it. The Bachelor, now in its 20th season, premiered to an impressive 141,933 Reactions, 16% of which expressed excitement for its return. Contestant Lace Morris started plenty of drama when she stole the “first kiss” from bachelor Ben Higgins and then later confronted him for not making eye contact with her during the rose ceremony. Lace inspired over 15,500 Reactions and was the top driver of crazy conversation. Contestant Olivia Caridi also made an impact when she became the recipient of the first impression rose. Of all Reactions to Olivia, 18% deemed her beautiful. Overall, the premiere had almost 84,000 unique reacting authors, with the top author reacting 115 times.
For more on how audiences felt about TV this past week, check out our infographic below published originally on The Drum’s Found Remote.