'Bachelor' creator joins CW skein as EP
“The Bachelor” creator Mike Fleiss is joining the upcoming CW series “H8R” as executive producer.With Fleiss, the CW is bringing on a proven hitmaker to guide the launch of what the network hopes to turn into a successful hour on its fall schedule. Lisa Gregorisch-Dempsey and Jeremy Spiegel will continue as executive producers on the unscripted series as well. Fleiss’ Next Entertainment banner will produce with Warner Horizon Television. “Having the brains behind ‘The Bachelor’ onboard is the ultimate match for us, and I couldn’t be more excited to work with Mike Fleiss on ‘H8R,’” said Gregorisch-Dempsey. Hosted by Mario Lopez, “H8R” premieres Sept. 14. The show brings together celebrities with the “haters” who aren’t exactly their biggest fans.