When did ‘The Bachelor’ season 27 come out? Release date, contestants and more
The countdown is on for fans of The single person because the new season is only a few weeks away.
Tuesday (November 22), the last episode of Bachelor in Paradise ends, which means fans will be looking for the next show to fill its slot.
Bachelor in Paradise previous features The single person and the bachelorette contestants as they travel to a tropical destination for a second chance at finding love, with singles such as Logan Palmer, Michael Allio and Danielle Maltby in this year’s cast.
But the next show coming in the ABC Bachelor universe is the next season of the franchise’s original series, The single personhosted by the show’s former star, Jesse Palmer.
As tradition dictates in the world of The single personthe singleton was chosen from the cast of the final season of the bachelorettewhich featured Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia looking for love.
Newsweek has everything you need to know about the 2023 season of The single personincluding when it starts and who will attend.
When is The single person Season 27 released?
The new season of The Bachelorr will premiere on January 23, 2023. The season will begin with a two-hour episode, airing from 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. ET on ABC.
Who is the New Bachelor?
Zach Shallcross, who appeared in the final season of the bachelorette like love for Recchia – was confirmed as the next star of The single person during the bacheloretteseason finale.
Shallcross, 26, is a tech executive from Anaheim Hills, Calif., but currently splits his time between Texas and Orange County.
According to ABC’s website, he’s an “old-fashioned romantic” who has “a huge heart that he’s so ready to share forever with the right woman.”
The new Bachelor is close to his family and, like the bachelorette fans know, his uncle is family guy Patrick Warburton. The actor, who also appeared on Agents of SHIELDeven featured in an episode of the bachelorette when the contestants visited their hometowns.
Who are the competitors on The single person Season 27?
Although the new season The single person won’t premiere until January, fans have already gotten a glimpse of some of the ladies who will be vying for Shallcross’ affections.
During the bacheloretteDuring the three-hour finale in September, Shallcross was surprised by five women who will compete in his season.
Bailey Brown, Brianna Thorbourne, Brooklyn Willie, Catherine “Cat” Wong and Christina Mandrell Dennis were able to get a head start on love as they tried to charm Zach – and the audience watching at home.
For the first time in franchise history, viewers were able to vote for who should receive the “America’s First Impression” rose.
The votes were cast on Twitter and the honor ultimately went to Thorbourne, meaning she will be safe from elimination in the first episode of The single person Season 27.
Details of the top five contestants can be seen below, although there will be 32 women in total competing for the Hearts of Shallcross when the show begins.
- Brianna, 24, entrepreneur. Hometown: Jersey City, New Jersey
- Brooklyn, 25, dental lab technician. Hometown: Mineola, Texas
- Bailey, 27, executive recruiter. Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee
- Cat, 26, professional dancer. Hometown: New York, New York
- Christina, 26, content creator. Hometown: Hendersonville, Tennessee
The single person will return to ABC on January 23, 2023.