‘The Bachelorette’ 2021 Full Cast List: Meet all of Katie Thurston’s suitors from ABC show
Here's a look at the Season 17 men of 'The Bachelorette' who are all set to win over Katie Thurston's heart
The game of love is not an easy one. Sure, there may be plenty of fishes in the sea, but it's all about finding the right one, and reeling them in, hook, line and sinker.
For Katie Thurston, Matt James might have not been her one true love. But Thurston hasn't given up on romance just yet, seeing that she's all set to be the star of 'The Bachelorette'. Here's a look at the men ready to win over Thurston's heart!
A 26-year-old insurance agent from San Diego, California, here's what we know about Aaron, as per his official bio -- "It's easy to see that Aaron is a strapping young man, but don't be fooled, there is much more to this California stud than meets the eye. Aaron currently works in sales and enjoys being outdoors, surfing and lifting weights, and he was an NCAA swimmer in college. He is thoughtful, sensitive and very ambitious, saying that in five years' time, he hopes to own his business and work for himself. Aaron is looking for a woman who is down to earth, smart, funny and is someone who doesn't take herself too seriously."
A 31-year-old deputy district attorney from Newport Beach, California, here's what we know about Andrew M, as per his official bio -- "Andrew M. is a deputy district attorney who loves his job, but his identity goes far beyond what he does from 8-5. When he's not in the courtroom, you can find Andrew M. coaching youth water polo or building bonfires on the beach. Now, he just needs someone to snuggle up with by that fire. Andrew M. is looking for a woman who is open-minded and adaptable, exudes positive energy, but also has a fun side and a great sense of humor."
A 26-year-old pro football player from Vienna, Austria, here's what we know about Andrew S, as per his official bio -- "Andrew S. is truly a man of the world. He spends half the year living in Vienna, Austria, where he plays professional football, and the other half in the Chicago area, where he works as a football coach and teacher's assistant. Andrew S. says living in Europe has given him an updated outlook on life where people work to live instead of live to work. He is not afraid to make a grand romantic gesture and says that when the moment calls for it, he has no problem driving for hours just to hand-deliver lunch and fresh flowers to that special woman."
A 25-year-old real estate investor from Mission Viejo, California, here's what we know about Austin, as per his official bio -- "Austin has been very busy in quarantine – not only does he work out at least six days a week, but in 2020 alone, he flipped 20 properties and says that in 2021 his goal is to flip over 100. He is smooth, funny, handsome and driven to succeed in all aspects of his life. He believes that ambition is the most important trait that his partner can have and says that doing life together means driving each other to be better. Austin says his weakness is a woman with a great smile and that he would love to find someone he can get dressed up for and enjoy a night out on the town with."
A 26-year-old auto parts manager from Queens, New York, here's what we know about Brandon, as per his official bio -- "Brandon is quirky, intelligent and unapologetically himself. He attended Northwestern University where he says he learned to outgrow behaviors that limit his progress as a person. He currently spends most of his weekends at home working on a new skill he's trying to develop. Currently, languages are a big interest of his – he is fluent in Japanese and Spanish and is working on expanding his Korean vocabulary. Brandon needs a woman who understands the importance of putting in effort. He's looking for an equal partner in life and says he could never be with anyone who would issue him an ultimatum."
A 26-year-old firefighter trainee from Toronto, Ontario, Canada, here's what we know about Brendan, as per his official bio -- "Brendan is the type of guy who always enjoys life to the fullest. He is currently in the process of becoming a full-time firefighter. Brendan takes a lot of pride over this goal and is excited to make a positive difference in his community. While Brendan's professional life is exactly where he wants it, he still dreams of adding a little fire to his personal life. In his partner, Brendan is looking for good back and forth banter, a sense of adventure and an open mind. He has no specific dealbreakers but says that he loves being clean and organized and hopes to find a woman who feels the same."
A 26-year-old real estate agent from Boston, Massachusetts, here's what we know about Christian, as per his official bio -- "Christian sees the romance in everything. His parents have been married since their early twenties and Christian says he dreams of finding a long-lasting love like theirs. He spends a lot of time with his family and says that he wants the woman that he ends up with to love them just as much as he does because, in all honesty, they are a good time! Christian wants a woman who is confident and driven, which makes sense considering how successful he is professionally – he's sold over $25 million worth of residential real estate properties. He's looking for his best friend and someone to go through life's successes and failures with, free of judgment."
A 27-year-old zipper sales manager from San Diego, California, here's what we know about Cody, as per his official bio -- "On the surface, Cody is a handsome surfer with a six-pack, but he's a romantic gentleman at heart. When he is not chasing the best waves he can find in the San Diego Surf, he is hanging with his boys and making necessary moves to achieve his dream of owning a home by the age of 30. His other dream? Having someone special to share that future home with! When it comes to relationships, Cody values nothing more than authentic connections and has no trouble being transparent with his feelings. He prefers to put everything out there for better or for worse. Cody is looking for someone to look past his exterior and see what he is all about inside."
A 29-year-old Math Teacher from Nashville, Tennessee, here's what we know about Connor B, as per his official bio -- "Connor B. is a lovable, quirky and charming eighth-grade math teacher. With a master's degree in medical physics and a resume that includes nuclear engineer as a job title, Connor B. definitely owns his nerdy side, but he is not afraid to poke fun at himself. Connor B. is looking for a woman who will share his enthusiasm and zest for living every day to its fullest. He describes his ideal partner as genuine, kind, socially accepting and open-minded. He wants someone who will build him up and will love his family as much as he does."
A 28-year-old former baseball player from Costa Mesa, California, here's what we know about Conor C, as per his official bio -- "Conor C. is an athletic stud with a Midwestern heart of gold. He currently lives in Southern California where he spends as much time as he can at the beach, but he dreams of moving home to Oklahoma to settle near his family and build a life with his wife by his side. He describes his dream woman as a giver who genuinely cares for others and wants to see those around her succeed. Conor C. is always up for a good time, whether that means going out for a night of bowling or enjoying an intimate night in."
A 27-year-old technical product specialist from Nashville, Tennesse, here's what we know about David, as per his official bio -- "David is a first-generation American, born to and raised by Jamaican parents in New York. He recently left the family unit in New York to pursue career opportunities in tech sales in Nashville, TN. David is looking for a woman who is intelligent and driven to succeed. He is extremely attracted to women who exude a quiet confidence!"
A 35-year-old entrepreneur from Charlotte, NC, here's what we know about Gabriel, as per his official bio -- "Gabriel loves the expression "Renaissance man" and feels it describes him well. He prides himself on having a lot of passions and interests and enthusiastically says that his current passion project is finding his forever love! Gabriel says his best qualities are that he is introspective, creative and confident. He is not afraid to share his feelings and hopes to find a partner that he can evolve with through life."
A 29-year-old software marketing manager from Salinas, California, here's what we know about Garrett, as per his official bio -- "Garrett was raised in a small California town where ranch life, barbecues and baseball were the backdrops of his childhood. Now, he lives a life dedicated to his career in marketing, which he absolutely loves, but the only thing missing is an amazing woman to share it with. His dream woman is caring, intelligent and someone who prides herself on being a critical thinker. Garrett loves being romantic and says the perfect date is a night out at his favorite steakhouse followed by cozy time at home and enjoying some good wine while getting warm by the fire."
A 27-year-old marketing sales representative from Edison, New Jersey, here's what we know about Greg, as per his official bio -- "Greg is the full package. He's handsome, kind, vulnerable and serious about wanting to settle down. Greg considers himself a hopeless romantic, and a perfect first date would be something active like riding bikes, dancing or going to a concert. Greg wants to travel the world with his wife before having kids, of which he says he wants to have at least six!"
A 34-year old software strategist from Houston, Texas, here's what we know about Hunter, as per his official bio -- "Hunter is an expressive, passionate and outgoing person who does not believe in holding back. He is a father of two amazing children who he lives to make happy. Hunter has always been a romantic and says that even as a child, he was known for writing incredible love letters and always being the guy to surprise his crushes with mixtapes or flowers. He is looking for a woman to be his other half – someone who is compassionate, witty, great at communicating and, above all, someone who could love his kids as much as he does."
A 31-year-old surgical skin salesman from Jersey City, New Jersey, here's what we know about Jeff, as per his official bio -- "Jeff comes from a big, loving Italian family and is looking to find the love that his parents have. For Jeff, family is everything, and he still finds time every weekend to mow his parent's lawn, do some laundry and sit down for a big Italian dinner. When he's not chowing down on a plate of his mom's home-cooked meal, Jeff is dealing with his clients both in and out of the operating, where Jeff works as an artificial skin sales rep! His family and professional life are in a great place, and now, he is hoping to find the only thing he is missing – love."
A 27-year-old bartender from Pacific Beach, California, here's what we know about John, as per his official bio -- "John is a thrill-seeker and here at "The Bachelorette," thrill he will find! Between studying to get his pilot's license, surfing the San Diego breaks, going to EDM shows and jumping out of planes, John is always finding ways to get his adrenaline pumping. But John is also a romantic and would love to find a woman to share a burrito with while watching the daily sunset over the San Diego coastline. He is looking for someone genuine, honest and willing to challenge him to be a better version of himself."
A 25-year-old IT consultant from Miami, Florida, here's what we know about Josh, as per his official bio -- "Josh loves hard and says there is really no other way to put it. He is humble, kind-hearted and goofy, but he's also a hopeless romantic who has always been very in touch with his emotions. Josh is looking for a woman that is kind, open-minded, ambitious and adventurous. He consistently strives to be genuine and wants to find a partner who will do the same. Josh is extremely family-oriented and finding someone he can bring home to hang with his amazing family for a night of barbecue and playing cards is his dream come true. "
A 26-year-old investment sales consultant from Baltimore, Maryland, here's what we know about Justin, as per his official bio -- "Justin is one hell of a catch – tall, handsome, has a great career in investment sales, and for the cherry on top, he is also an extremely talented painter! He comes from a loving family and credits his parents, who have been happily married for over 30 years, with providing him an excellent example of what a successful relationship should look like. While Justin has dated around, he's never been one to settle and just hasn't found "the one." For Justin, that one woman is someone who is equally beautiful on the inside and out, trustworthy and committed to the idea of teamwork in a relationship. She's passionate about fitness, but also loves to enjoy a day barbecuing and a good bottle of Sauvignon Blanc."
A 34-year-old motivational speaker from Miami, Florida, here's what we know about Karl, as per his official bio -- "Karl is a charismatic and confident guy who is here to find his forever love! He loves to have a good time, and more specifically, make it a good time for everyone around him. He has had long-term relationships in the past but says he has had a hard time fully committing because his professional goals have outweighed his personal ones. Now, all that has changed, and Karl is ready to make finding his wife the priority. He is looking for someone with whom he has off-the-charts chemistry. She should be fun and spunky and also love those same qualities in him."
A 26-year-old technical recruiter from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, here's what we know about Kyle, as per his official bio -- "Kyle is not afraid to admit that he is looking for that romantic comedy kind of love that lasts forever. A hopeless romantic to his core, Kyle has only ever wanted to live a one-woman kind of life. He is ready to settle down and start a family, but he just needs to find the right woman to make that his reality. Kyle is looking for a woman who is intelligent, athletic, compassionate and always down to try new things. Like him, she should love to travel and always be up for an adventure."
A 25-year-old basketball coach from Dallas, Texas, here's what we know about Landon, as per his official bio -- "Landon is a kind, handsome and outgoing guy who is ready to settle down. After a very successful collegiate basketball career, while working hard to receive his master's degree in global business, Landon is finally ready for marriage and children. According to Landon, his priorities in life have changed and he wants to find his soulmate more than anything. Landon is looking for his best friend and someone that he can be goofy with. He is a strong lover with a very big heart who says that his only major turn-off is someone who doesn't mix well with his family."
A 30-year-old real estate agent from Portland, Oregon, here's what we know about Marcus, as per his official bio -- "Marcus is a sweet guy with a calming presence about him. He has built a very successful professional life investing in properties, but now he is ready to shift his focus and invest in himself. Marcus is looking for someone who is smart, ambitious and tidy! He cannot be with someone who is happy sitting on their laurels all day long, and he dreams of finding a partner who brings excitement and adventure to his world."
A 25-year-old dancer from Reno, Nevada, here's what we know about Marty, as per his official bio -- "Marty has big energy, big confidence and a lot of love to go around. Though Marty loves to have fun and show off his rockin' bod, underneath that boisterous exterior is a man with a sensitive soul who is serious about finding "the one." He is looking for a woman who can joke around with him and will enthusiastically join him for a weekend of camping under the stars."
A 36-year-old business owner from Akron, Ohio, here's what we know about Micheal, as per his official bio -- "Michael is a single dad whose world revolves around his amazing four-year-old son, James. When it comes to dating, the two of them are a packaged deal, and Michael wouldn't have it any other way. Michael lives a life that is incredibly fulfilling and says he is more than ready to find someone to share it with. His dream woman is compassionate, empathetic, resilient and not easily offended. A witty woman with a funny bone and a self-deprecating sense of humor is a huge turn-on for Michael, and he loves when a woman has strong convictions and stands up against ignorance."
A 31-year-old gym owner from San Diego, California, here's what we know about Mike, as per his official bio -- "When people find out that this great-looking guy used to play professional baseball, they assume that he must be a "player," but that could not be further from the truth. Mike grew up in a very loving family where the cornerstone of his upbringing was his faith. He has always been a one-woman type of guy, but due to his successful run in the MLB, dating was never really a priority in his life. Now, after retiring from baseball and opening up a gym for high school athletes, Mike is ready to focus on the missing piece in his life – finding love. Mike describes himself as easygoing, social, goofy and disciplined."
A 26-year-old nutrition entrepreneur from Dallas, Texas, here's what we know about Quartney, as per his official bio -- "When it comes to putting it all out there for love, Quartney is not afraid to make a spectacle. He is a compassionate, caring and honest man who is going to make romantic gestures that make his partner feel special, as well as provide security and consistent love at all times. He is looking for a woman who is outgoing, ambitious and like-minded when it comes to his religious beliefs, which are very important to him. He loves to daydream about having a family and says that the number one thing he is looking for is someone to be an amazing mother to his future children."
A 28-year-old real estate broker from Poway, California, here's what we know about Thomas, as per his official bio -- "Thomas is a true believer that everything happens for a reason and says the timing to meet Katie could not be more perfect for him. Thomas knows exactly what he is looking for. For him, it's all about substance and true companionship. His dream woman is beautiful, athletic, mature and ready to be his partner in life. Ambition and thoughtfulness are two major turn-ons for Thomas, and he would love someone to stand by his side as he becomes more involved in his local community."
A 26-year-old software engineer from Covington, GA, here's what we know about Tre, as per his official bio -- "Tre is a handsome catch with a huge heart. He comes from a very close family and describes himself as outgoing, kindhearted and open-minded. Tre is looking for a strong, confident woman who is open to everything life has to offer. Never one to pass up an opportunity for a new experience, Tre is looking for someone who is not afraid to let passion and spontaneity dictate life's direction. Coming from a big loving family, Tre wants as many kids as possible (and that he and his wife can comfortably afford)!"
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