'The Bachelorette': Clint Eastwood's grandson Lowell 'LT' Murray IV is on Season 18

'The Bachelorette': Clint Eastwood's grandson Lowell 'LT' Murray IV is on Season 18
Lowell 'LT' Murray IV on 'The Bachelorette' (ABC)

With Season 18 of 'The Bachelorette' off to a dramatic start, the premiere was all about making the right impression, to receive the all-important rose. Michelle Young's men definitely got creative -- from mini fire trucks to the real deal and even school buses, everyone tried something peculiar to stand out.

But not everyone who made a good first impression landed up with a rose. There was Ryan Fox with his infamous playbook that got him kicked out of the show and even JoMarri Gable, who had the gun show on display with his sleeveless suit didn't manage to make a mark. But then, there was also LT who made quite an impression on Michelle, seeing that he made his entrance in a tux, but swapped his pants for a speedo. He caught her attention and even scored a rose that night.


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Who is Lowell 'LT' Murray IV?

Lowell 'LT' Murray, also known as LT on Season 18 of 'The Bachelorette'. He is a 38-year-old Yoga Guru from Bellevue, Washington. As per his official ABC bio -- "LT has never had to worry about much in his life. He is very much fulfilled professionally and in his family life – the only thing missing? Someone to share all his happiness with! LT says he doesn't have any real deal breakers and is more focused on finding a genuine connection in a partner. He wants to find someone who will appreciate his quirky sense of humor, join him on long walks and truly bring out the best in him. LT is a romantic at heart who, at his core, just wants to find someone with whom to watch old movies and exchange love letters." As a yoga practitioner, it comes as no surprise that LT enjoys a good spin class. He also has two pet Savannah cats.


LT is related to Clint Eastwood

As per his ABC bio, LT has one tattoo – his grandfather's initials over his heart. And here the thing, you might know who his grandfather is. Turns out, LT is related to Hollywood royalty. His grandfather happens to be none other than Clint Eastwood. However, New York Post reports that LT is Eastwood's 'secret grandson'.

So what's the secret exactly? LT's mother, Laurie Murray is Eastwood's daughter. However, Murray's mother, whose identity is not publicly known, was in a relationship with Eastwood before he became a star, hid the pregnancy from him after they split.

She later put Murray up for adoption. LT even spoke to Radar about his family situation. "They met when she was in her thirties. [Laurie’s] mother never told him she was pregnant or spoke to him again." he explained. Since then, Eastwood has spent time with the Murrays, leading to a great relationship between them. "All I would say is that he’s been a great father to my mom, and always great to me and my family whenever we see him." LT added. "It was clear he had no clue so to make him look like a bad guy is inaccurate. He’s a class act 100 percent." he said.


Is LT on Instagram?

Yes, LT is on Instagram, you can follow him @ltmurrayiv. His bio mentions that he's an artist and an animal lover.



Catch Season 18 of 'The Bachelorette' on Tuesdays, at 8 pm EDT on ABC. Episodes are also available on-demand and on Hulu the day following their premieres.

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