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The Bachelor’s Zoe-Clare McDonald has a meltdown over being a ‘redhead’

The Bachelor’s Zoe-Clare McDonald has a meltdown over being ‘the only redhead’ in the mansion before getting into a fight and mysteriously falling ill – as frustrated fans label her ‘annoying and dramatic’

She’s vying for Locklan ‘Locky’ Gilbert’s heart on this season of The Bachelor.

But on Wednesday night, Zoe-Clare McDonald had a meltdown over being the ‘only redhead’ in the mansion, claimed to have been unfairly targeted by Areeba Emmanuel, 25, and also skipped the first rose ceremony after falling ill.

Fans have now flocked to Twitter, claiming the 23-year-old’s behaviour is ‘annoying and dramatic.’

Drama: The Bachelor’s Zoe-Clare McDonald (pictured) had a meltdown over being ‘the only redhead’ in the mansion before getting into a fight and mysteriously falling ill on Wednesday night

‘OMG as annoying and dramatic as this redhead girl is, it’s so true what she’s saying about being ranga and different,’ one viewer tweeted. 

‘They never put a ginger on the show then they chose this one?’ another person said. ‘Ginger lives matter,’ another commented.

‘She’s claiming the only woman of colour on the show is being racist to her because of the colour of her hair!’ one person wrote. 

Criticism: Fans have now flocked to Twitter, claiming the 23-year-old's behaviour is 'annoying and dramatic'

Criticism: Fans have now flocked to Twitter, claiming the 23-year-old’s behaviour is ‘annoying and dramatic’

During Wednesday night’s premiere, Zoe-Clare was sent into a rage after Areeba Emmanuel, 25, interrupted her discussion with Locky. 

‘To me, it’s disrespectful. If she wants to act the child, that’s fine,’ she told producers.

She continued:’I’m the only redhead in the whole entire house… The only colours are blonde or brunette, and then there’s me. I think that’s exactly why Areeba is targeting me. It’s the red hair. It’s just…it’s not appropriate.’

‘What’s wrong with a ranga? Yeah. Do you want me to dye my hair every 10 seconds because you don’t like my colour? I’m so sorry, but this is natural, guys. It’s not going anywhere.’

Intense: During Wednesday premiere, Zoe-Clare was sent into a rage after Areeba interrupted her discussion with Locky

Intense: During Wednesday premiere, Zoe-Clare was sent into a rage after Areeba interrupted her discussion with Locky

Zoe-Clare also became ill and was forced to skip the ceremony, prompting fans to share their own theories why she wasn’t in attendance.

‘Zoe-Clare went to Priceline to get a bottle of hair dye instead of going to the rose ceremony,’ one fan joked. 

The Bachelor continues Thursday at 7.30pm on Channel Ten

To be continued! The Bachelor continues Thursday at 7.30pm on Channel Ten

To be continued! The Bachelor continues Thursday at 7.30pm on Channel Ten