Melissa Rycroft Scores TV Gig
Posted on Tue Jun 8, 2010 09:01 AM PDT

rycroft200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Melissa Rycroft, famous for being dumped by then-Bachelor Jason Mesnick, is heading back to reality TV to co-host Bachelor Pad.

The upcoming ABC show will feature past contestants from The Bachelor and The Bachelorette looking for love again. According to the network, the show will be about the contestants competing "in a series of challenges and dates for a chance at winning $250,000 ... and a second chance at love."

Rycroft, who will co-host with Chris Harrison, had this to say about the upcoming gig, “I’m excited. It’s fun. It’s a brand new experience for me. I’ve never been on that side but I’m anxious. I’m excited and ready to start.”

Bachelor Pad is currently filming.