Here are the seasons that will be featured in ‘The Bachelor’s’ summer retrospective series

What’s old is new again in Bachelor Nation. The “Bachelor” franchise’s retrospective series “The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons — Ever!” will take a trip down memory lane to relive some of the most memorable, craziest and dramatic installments of “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” ever.

Hosted by Chris Harrison, the 10-episode series, which premiered on June 8, condenses season highlights into three-hour episodes, along with never-before-seen footage and virtual interviews with stars.

ABC has revealed the first six episodes. The show will be off on July 13, as ABC will air “CMA Best of Fest” instead. Keep checking back as the rest are announced.

Episode 1 (Monday, June 8): Sean Lowe (“The Bachelor,” Season 17, 2013)

Episode 2 (Monday, June 15): Kaitlyn Bristowe (“The Bachelorette,” Season 11, 2015)

Episode 3 (Monday, June 22): Ben Higgins (“The Bachelor,” Season 20, 2016)

Episode 4 (Monday, June 29): JoJo Fletcher (“The Bachelorette,” Season 12, 2016)

Episode 5 (Monday, July 6): Alex Michel (“The Bachelor,” Season 1, 2002) and Trista Sutter (“The Bachelorette,” Season 1, 2003)

Episode 6 (Monday, July 20): Brad Womack (“The Bachelor,” Season 11, 2007,  and Season 15, 2011)

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It’s not shocking that the series kicked off with these since they are some of the most popular leads in the franchise. Lowe is also the only Bachelor in 24 seasons to marry his final pick on the show, Catherine Giudici, with whom he has three children. Gotta start off strong, ya know? “The Bachelorette” has a few more successful couples, though Bristowe is not one. Fletcher is still with her pick, Jordan Rodgers, whom she was scheduled to wed on June 13, but the wedding has been postponed to 2021 because of COVID-19.

The fifth episode is a two-for-one deal with the inaugural Bachelor and Bachelorette. Both of those seasons were seven episodes long, so there’s probably not enough content for each to have its own week.

The sixth installment is another double whammy, covering both of Womack’s seasons as the Bachelor. He infamously did not choose either Jenni Croft or DeAnna Pappas in his first go-around, but did pick Emily Maynard on his second stint. The pair split months after the finale aired.

Harrison and “Bachelor” creator Mike Fleiss came up with the series while brainstorming content during quarantine for fans since “The Bachelorette,” which was scheduled to premiere May 18, is delayed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Producers are planning to film Season 16, starring Clare Crawley, in a single location in late summer for a fall premiere instead.

“The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons — Ever!” airs Mondays at 8/7c on ABC.

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