'Bachelorette' Contestant Says Race Played a Factor in 'Bachelor in Paradise' Controversy

June 22, 2017Media Mention
The Hollywood Reporter

Now that Bachelor in Paradise has resumed filming, one of the contestants on The Bachelorette is speaking out on how he believes race played a factor in the conversations about DeMario Jackson sparked by the controversy.

Gaskins cited reports that Olympios had engaged in "some type of physical contact" with "multiple" other people while on the set of Paradise. Jasmine Goode, also a contestant on Paradise, was one of the eye witnesses who has since spoken out about Olympios' alleged on-set behavior.