The 24-year-old entrepreneur was one in every of 5 fortunate girls to appear on the After the Final Rose special in September 2022 after Gabby Windey and Rachel Recchia‘s season of The Bachelorette got here to an finish. Brianna snapped a selfie with the 26-year-old Bachelor and in the end received America’s coronary heart.
“I wished to do one thing particular for us so we might at all times bear in mind this,” Brianna instructed the California native as they posed in entrance of a Bachelor Mansion backdrop. “It’s slightly one thing so that you can bear in mind me by, and I’ll see you on the mansion quickly.”
After incomes essentially the most votes from followers tuning in that night time, Brianna will be safe from elimination in the course of the Monday, January 23, season premiere. Zach gushed over each of the “incredible” women who confirmed up early.
“Everybody impressed me. That was unimaginable,” he instructed host Jesse Palmer in the course of the reside present. “Everybody [is] clearly lovely, however everybody had their very own option to make an impression.”
Zach made his ABC debut final 12 months, trying to find love on the first-ever joint Bachelorette season. He fell for Rachel, 26, however the pair’s spark fizzled out after fantasy suites when he claimed the flight teacher behaved otherwise off digital camera. (Rachel accepted a proposal from Tino Franco, however the pair called it quits shortly afterward.)
After his rocky expertise on The Bachelorette, the tech exec is more than ready to find his perfect match. “I’d inform the critics and the followers, when you wanna watch … this present and really see love and no bulls–t and never a scene or not an act, then I feel you’re actually gonna love this [season],” he completely instructed Us Weekly earlier this month. “If you’re somebody that desires the unnecessary dumb drama — alright, [but] I won’t be your man. Plain and easy.”
One of many greatest elements Zach values is “communication” — one thing he and Rachel struggled with. “I do know what I would like out of this, and I do know what it takes to have that wholesome relationship,” he instructed Us. “Going into night time one, I didn’t have any guidelines for myself. … I’m somebody that believes you may have one real love, like, the one individual that your coronary heart simply yearns for. The one you consider once you go to mattress. The one you consider once you get up. You solely have one love, however there are various levels of affection to get to that time.”
The Bachelor airs on ABC Mondays at 8 p.m. ET. Scroll right down to be taught extra about season 27’s Brianna as she vies for Zach’s coronary heart: