Kronk’s nephew for a bachelor?! Zach Shellcross He is reportedly in talks to become the next bachelor.
Diversity reports that ABC plans for the 26-year-old tech lead to headline its 27th season after considering several contenders, including Nate Mitchell.
Bachelor Nation met Zach at Rachel Recchia as well as Gabby WindySeason premiere in July. He quickly bonded with the 26-year-old cap, not hesitating to accept her as Rose when the two women separated their suitors in the second episode.
Zack, who made a splash online while dating in his hometown when fans found out his uncle was an actor. Patrick Warburtonleft on Tuesday, September 13, issue hen-party after an awkward fantasy date with Rachel. After a date night on the September 6 edition, Zach stated that behind closed doors the flight instructor was different.
“It was just her and me talking and it felt like she just wasn’t showing her true self. Sometimes it was very inauthentic,” he argued. Jesse Palmer. At the time, Zach noted that he felt “dazzled” by Rachel’s actions, including repeating their six-month age difference and not believing that he was ready to propose.
During Tuesday’s episode, they officially said goodbye after Zach said he didn’t see “the real Rachel” but instead “hen-party version” Rachel on a date night.
“Her response was that it was so cold. I thought maybe I meant more,” he said during his emotional exit. “One of the things I fell in love with is that she made me feel special. And I took care of her and I doubt if any of that was real or if it was just a game.”
The pair then reunited live on stage and Zach apologized for questioning the authenticity of the co-host.
“I just want to say that I’m sorry for ever making you feel like I called you out because of your character,” he began. “That’s the last thing I wanted. I was in some kind of shock and disbelief in what was happening between us. I’m really sorry.”
Us weekly reached out to ABC for comment regarding Zach’s proposed casting. Jesse previously teased at the end of Tuesday’s broadcast that the next bachelor would be announced in the second part of the finale.
In his hen-party bio, ABC notes that “Zack’s ideal woman is compassionate, kind, and ready for romance because Zack is excited to make a statement. He loves to plan thoughtful surprises and nothing makes him happier than seeing his partner’s enthusiastic expression when his meaningful gifts are appreciated. Zach is serious about finding love that will lead to marriage, so whatever grand romantic gesture it takes, he’s ready for it!”
Part two of hen-party the finale airs on ABC on Tuesday, September 20 at 8:00 pm ET. Bachelor likely to return in January 2023.