'Bachelorette,' 'Bachelorette' casting calls draw crowds

August 3, 2011 6:15:50 AM PDT
Reality shows are a big hit with viewers. But some would-be participants may be in need of a reality check. Appearing on ABC's "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" will not guarantee happiness. But that does not stop contestants from giving it a shot.

The casting calls for both shows draw quite a crowd.

More than two dozen contestants are needed each time, and well before Ashley Hebert chose Long Island's own JP Rosenbaum this week, casting for next season was already well underway.

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