TV Jake Pavelka Confirmed for 'Bachelor Pad' By Raphael Chestang 4:30 PM PDT, June 9, 2011 Getty Images Former "The Bachelor" star Jake Pavelka has joined "Bachelor Pad," ABC has confirmed. The show's season 2 premiere launches August 8, featuring past stars from "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" competing for a $250,000 prize and possibly another chance at finding true love. On the program, the contestants board together in a mansion and compete for exemption from elimination. At the end of each episode, competitors vote off one member of the group.Last night, Jake was spotted in Hollywood with Jackie Gordon, a former "The Bachelor" contestant who once sought the affection of Brad Womack. Keep checking back here to find out who else will fill out the cast this season.