Best known for its drama and juicy content, ‘The Bachelor’ is an American dating and relationship reality television series.
The show has been running on BAC since March 2002. In May 2022, the show was renewed for its 27th season with Zach Shallcross as the lead for the show.
Zach was a former contestant on the 19th season of ‘The Bachelorette,’ a spin-off show of ‘The Bachelor.’
The 26-year-old tech executive was announced as the lead for the new show in September 2002 ‘The Bachelorette’ season 19.
With a vast fan base not only in the United States but all over the world, the show is all set to hit the screens, and here is the complete list of the Bachelor 2023 cast members that will appear for this season.
Host Of The Bachelor 2023 – Jesse Palmer
Known for its high dose of drama, the show requires an efficient host who can handle some difficult and really awkward situations on national television and the job is not a simple one. The show is currently in its 27th season.
Christopher Bryan Harrison better known as Chris Harrison is an American television personality, who is best known for hosting the reality series for a long 25 seasons. He has also hosted some of the spin-offs shows like ‘The Bachelorette,’ and ‘Bachelor Pad.’
Chriss Harrison was replaced by Jesse Palmer after the 25th season of the series and fans are thrilled at the news that Jesse Palmer will be returning as the host of the show for its 27th season.
Palmer has a significant history with the show as he was the bachelor for the fifth season of the program. Before turning to his career towards television and taking up the role of a sports commentator, Palmer was a very successful football player who played in National Football League (NFL) and Canadian Football League (CFL).
He was a quarterback who played professional football for teams like the New York Giants, San Francisco 49ers, and Montreal Alouettes.
Apart from ‘The Bachelor’ and ‘The Bachelorette,’ Palmer has also hosted television shows like ‘Holiday Baking Championship’ on Food Network, and ‘DailyMailTV’and he also hosted the kickoff season of ‘The Proposal.’
Jesse Palmer – Net Worth
Jesse started his professional career as a football player right from his college days. Being a skillful and successful player, he was able to play for some of the best teams in the Leagues like the NFL and CFL.
Even though he stepped down from the profession of a football player, he was able to find an alternative career as a sports commentator and a television host later. With a good amount earned from his different successful careers, the net worth of Jesse Palmer is estimated to be approximately $8 million as of 2022.
So, with the lead and the host for the show revealed, the contestants for the show are the real stars.
As for the 27th season, the cast is said to include a ‘Severance’ actor and also 2 Sorority Sisters. If you are eager to know more about the Bachelor 2023 cast, here is the complete list of the contestants that will appear on the 27th season of ‘The Bachelor.’
The Complete List Of The Bachelor 2023 Cast
- Alyssa ‘Aly’ Jacobs
- Anastasia Keramidas
- Ariel Frenkel
- Bailey Brown
- Becca Serano
- Brianna Thorbourne
- Brooklyn Willie
- Cara Ammon
- Catherine ‘Cat’ Wong
- Charity Lawson
- Christina Mandrell
- Davia Bunch
- Gabriella ‘Gabi’ Elnicki
- Genevieve Mayo
- Greer Blitzer
- Holland Parsons
- Jessica ‘Jess’ Girod
- Kaitlyn ‘Kaity’ Biggar
- Katherine Izzo
- Kimberly Gutierrez
- Kylee Russell
- Lekha Ravi
- Madison Johnson
- Mercedes Northup
- Olivia Lewis
- Olivia Miller
- Sonia Sharma
- Vanessa Dinh
- Victoria Jameson
- Viktoria Eichner
1. Alyssa ‘Aly’ Jacobs
Job: Healthcare Strategist
Instagram Handle: @thealyjay
Alyssa ‘Aly’ Jacobs is a 26-year-old healthcare strategist who is from Smyrna, Georgia, and Atlanta. Alyssa describes herself as ‘dipped in chocolate, bronzed in elegance, enameled with grace, toasted with beauty’ on her Instagram bio.
Alyssa completed her higher education at Northwestern University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting. She is one of the prominent members of the Bachelors 2023 cast.
From sources like her LinkedIn, she has worked at the Children’s Hospital of Atlanta since October 2020 as a project manager.
Alyssa is a Southern sweetheart and she is all ready to find love. Aly has ended her former relationships as her former partners were not ready for the real deal.
She puts high hopes in Zach that he can match her energy and Aly is really clear about what she is looking for in a man – someone who is ready for marriage and settling down. Alyssa is also a proud collector of porcelain dolls and she also attended the same high school as Beyonce.
2. Anastasia Keramidas
Job: Content Marketing Manager
Instagram Handle: @anastasiamidas
Anastasia Kermidas is a 30-year-old content marketing manager who is from Baltimore, Maryland. Anastasia currently resides in San Diego, California.
Anastasia describes her Instagram account as the journal of a Greek Gemini – which denotes her ancestry and her zodiac sign. She had been working as a content marketing manager for Mint Mobile since November 2020, says her LinkedIn profile.
According to her profile on the website of ‘The Bachelor,’ Anastasia comes from a big Greek family and she is someone who is destined to find love on her own. She is currently looking for a mature man who has his life together and knows exactly what he wants.
She is a big Harry Potter fan and also enjoys Rufus Du Sol’s music. She is an animal lover but she is intimidated by monkeys. She has also expressed that she has felt a strong connection with Cleopatra. When it comes to dating, Anastasia is all set to jump right in for love.
3. Ariel Frenkel
Job: Marketing Executive
Instagram Handle: @afrenkel1
Ariel Frankel is a 28-year-old marketing executive who hails from New York. She describes herself as an adventure seeker on her Bachelor headshot on Instagram.
Ariel completed her education at George Washington University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Organizational science. She had been working as a freelance marketing executive since June 2022.
Her Bachelor profile also describes her as a thrill-seeker and adventurous and she is looking for a man who can match her energy. She is also a person who is passionate about travel and also someone who has had her share of adventures.
She is a part of a big Ukrainian family and hopes that Zach is the perfect match for her. She is fond of dancing to Abba and she also loves to read Architectural Digest. One thing that scares Ariel is tarantulas.
4. Bailey Brown
Job: Executive Recruiter
Instagram Handle: @bailey__brown
Bailey Brown is a 27-year-old executive recruiter from Brentwood, Tennessee. Bailey completed her education at the University of Tennessee, where she studied communication. She had been working as the senior executive recruiter at ForceBrands since August 2020.
Bailey has a former connection to the show as she is the best friend of Jessica Clarke, who is the wife of Ben Higgins, who was the season 20 bachelor of the show.
The Bachelor website describes Bailey as a combination of love and loyalty. Bailey is said to be ready to settle down if she meets the man of her dreams. She is very serious about adapting and this is one of the reasons why she is not on any dating apps.
Bailey also loves traveling and adventures and she really hopes that Zach is also someone who shares the same interest. Bailey has a dog named Charlie Brown and she loves to be a professional skydiver.
5. Becca Serano
Job: Nursing Student
Instagram Handle: @iambeccaserrano
Becca Serano is a 25-year-old nursing student who is from Burbank, California. She is a person who looks forward to the good moments in life and believes life is all about those good moments.
Her profile on the website says that she is a person who always puts others first and she has dedicated her life to helping people, hence the choice of her profession. As for Becca, she is looking for a person who she has a natural chemistry with.
She also wants her partner to be someone who is not afraid to be goofy at times. She hopes that Zach is a man who is loyal, honest, and supportive as she is. She is an outdoor person who is a sucker for forbidden romance novels.
6. Brianna Thorbourne
Instagram Handle: @iambriannakay
Brianna Thorbourne is a 24-year-old entrepreneur who is from Jersey City, New Jersey. She has also listed different titles like model and storyteller on her Instagram profile. She is one of the members of the Bachelor 2023 cast.
Her bio says that she is creating her best life one day at a time and things seem to be working out for Brianna. Brianna attended the University of Miami, where she studied Communication and Media Studies. Brianna also launched a beauty brand named Bourne Beauty in April 2021.
Brianna is a woman who has high hopes for her partner and her future. She is looking for a person with whom she can travel to new places. Brianna has her career set on a good path now and she seems to be all set in her ways except for a partner.
The fun facts section mentions Brianne as a child who created her own language. She also has shared her dreams to go cage diving with sharks one day.
7. Brooklyn Willie
Job: Rodeo Racer
Instagram Handle: @brooklynwillie
Brooklyn Wilie is a 25-year-old Rodeo Racer from Mineola, Texas who currently lives in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Her LinkedIn profile says that Brooklyn Wilie graduated from Oklahoma State University in 2020, where she studied Animal sciences.
Brooklyn discovered her passion for horse barrel racing at a very young age. It is one of the reasons that promoted her to take up animal sciences for higher studies. She dreams to be a professional rodeo cowgirl but as of now, she works as a lab designer.
Brooklyn is a person who likes to start her day with a delicious breakfast burrito. But when it comes to relationships, Brooklyn is a person who has faced a few difficult situations, so she hopes that The Bachelor 2023 will be a fresh start for her.
8. Cara Ammon
Job: Corporate Recruiter
Instagram Handle: @carakristine
Cara Ammon is a 27-year-old corporate recruiter. She was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania but currently she resides in New York. Cara shared her Bachelor headshot with a caption that read “If you are reading this it’s too late.”
Cara attended Pennsylvania State University and earned her bachelor’s degree in Business administration and management in 2017. Her LinkedIn profile says that she had been working in association with J.P Morgan as a recruit in corporate and investment banking since 2021.
Cara is included in The Bachelor 2023 cast for the upcoming season.
Cara is described as a very career-driven and ambitious woman. She has all her life planned out except for the part of an eligible man. Cara is hoping that Zach can fulfill her dreams of meeting an ambitious and intelligent young man.
She is a person who loves to listen to Justin Bieber while she’s walking around New York. She is also someone who is fond of Christmas music. While she admits that she is not a good cook, Cara sees herself as a great ‘meal assembler.’
9. Catherine ‘Cat’ Wong
Job: Professional Dancer
Instagram Handle: @kitty_cat20_
Catherine ‘Cat’ Wong is a 26-year-old dancer from Chevy Chase, Maryland. Even though she was born there, New York City is her current home. Catherine describes herself as an artist, actress, and dancer on her Instagram profile, making it clear that she is someone who loves the creative side of things.
Catherine completed her graduation from the University of South Carolina in 2019. She studies subjects like Mass Communication. Public Relations and Social Work.
Being an actress and a dancer, Catherine has appeared on Apple TV+’s ‘Severance,’ along with some commercials for products like Merge Mansion and Kaiser Permanente.
Catherine is a person who likes to live her life to the fullest. She is a person who tries to keep a positive attitude and is not afraid to be carefree and silly at times. She is very passionate about her profession of dancing and is a person who enjoys simple things like a picnic at the park.
For Catherine, the man she is looking for should be someone who accepts her for who she is and also will make her a priority. She also has dreams of sailing around the world and she is a big dog lover.
10. Charity Lawson
Job: Child and Family Therapist
Instagram Handle: @charitylawson
Charity Lawson is a 26-year-old Child and family therapist who is originally from Columbus, Georgia but she is a current resident of Auburn, Alabama.
Charity Lawson holds a bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation and Disability and she also holds a Master of Education degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the same university. She’s worked as a Child advocacy center therapist since June 2021.
Charity Lawson is a person who is very much passionate about helping other people. She has a very warm and welcoming smile with a caring and soft personality too. What Charity looks for in a future husband is loyalty and honesty. Her favorite film of all time is The Notebook.
11. Christina Mandrell
Job: Content Creator
Instagram Handle: @christinamandrell
The 26-year-old content creator who is originally from Hendersonville is a resident of Nashville, Tennessee. Being a professional content creator, Christina Mandrell is a popular figure on Instagram with almost 47k followers on Instagram. She has also done partnerships with multiple reputed brands.
Christina was previously married but she is currently divorced. She has a daughter named Blakely, who is 5 years old. Christina is very cautious in selecting a partner as her choice also affects her daughter. She is looking for a person who she can trust unconditionally and who is also open-minded.
Christina has a pet turtle and her favorite sport is CrossFit. Will Zach be the hero of her fairytale story, only time will tell.
12. Davia Bunch
Job: Marketing Manager
Instagram Handle: @daviaesther
Davia Bunch is a 25-year-old marketing manager who is from Roebuck, South Carolina. She now lives in Charleston, South Carolina. Davia completed her graduation from South Carolina University in Political science and Government. She is one of the members of the Bachelor 2023 cast.
Davia has won the title of Miss South Carolina in 2018 and she also appeared in the Miss America competition in 2019. Davia has faced some difficulties in her life but currently, she is happy with all that;’s going on.
Davia is looking for the right man for her life. Her life wasn’t always easy and she is ready to receive all the love that she has given throughout her life. Davia wants a human who will prioritize their relationships and hope Zach is one such man. Davia is also someone who loves Taylor Swift so much.
13. Gabriella ‘Gabi’ Elnicki
Job: Account Executive
Instagram Handle: @sprinkling_sunshine
Gabriella ‘Gabi’ Elnicki is a 25-year-old account executive for Pittsford, Vermont. She currently lives in Houston, Texas. Gabi enrolled at the University of Mississippi for her higher studies and earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management in 2019.
During her University days, Gabi was a member of the Pi Beta Phi sorority. She had been working as an account executive at Calculated Hire since June 2022.
Gabi is very much influenced by her parents’ relationship and is looking for such a connection. She hopes that Zach will be a person who loves the outdoors as much as he does and also puts her first.
She is so much looking forward to her marriage and has even picked out Lake Como in Italy as the venue for her marriage. She also has the dream of owning a Pilates studio one day along with finding the love of her life.
14. Genevieve Mayo
Job: Neonatal Nurse
Instagram Handle: @pass_thmayo
Genevie Mayo is a registered nurse who is from Joppa, Maryland. Even though she is currently working as a nurse, Genevie dreams of becoming the CEO of a hospital one day. She hopes to find a man who is loyal and also adventurous.
She is one of the members of the Bachelor 2023 cast.
She is someone who values her family so much. She is really afraid of animals that are a blogger than her and she is also a very big fan of the Baltimore Ravens
15. Greer Blitzer
Job: Medical Sales Representative
Instagram Handle: @cheerio_greerio
Greer Blitzer is a 24-year-old medical sales representative who is from Bellaire, Texas. Currently, she lives in New York City.
Greer attended the University of Mississippi and earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration and management. Her LinkedIn profile says that worked as an account executive at InMode until August 2022 from December 2020.
Greer is a woman with strong opinions and she is not afraid to speak her mind.
She is a bold, loyal and confident woman, who is looking for a man who can match her big personality and quick wit. She is also a person who loves to shop at flea markets and she also claims that she can tell a lot about a person based on their sushi order.
16. Holland Parsons
Job: Insurance Marketer
Instagram Handle: @hollandparsons
The 24-year-old insurance marketer is from Boca Raton, Florida. She attended Clemson University in South Carolina where she earned her bachelor’s degree.
Holland is looking for a man who can keep up with her energy and describes herself as spunky and confident. She also hopes that Zach is a person who loves sushi and wine.
In a relationship, Holland is very much impressed by qualities like unwavering commitment, loyalty, and a genuine personality. Her favorite TV show is The Bachelor and she enjoys itching with her girlfriends.
17. Jessica ‘Jess’ Girod
Job: E-Commerce Coordinator
Instagram Handle: @jessicagirod
Jessica Girod is an E-Commerce coordinator from Winter Spring, Florida. She is 23 years old. Born and brought up in Florida, Jessica attended Florida State University and graduated in retail entrepreneurship and merchandising.
Jessica is included as one of the Bachelor 2023 cast members.
As for her work experiences, her Linkedin profile says that Jessica has worked as a merchandise coordinator at Neiman Marcus Group since January 2022. Even though Jess is one of the youngest contestants on the show, she is a mature woman who knows what she is looking for in a partner.
Jessica deeply believes that Zach can be the man of her dreams and hopes that he also feels the same. She is also very fond of playing with puppies.
18. Kaitlyn ‘Kaity’ Biggar
Job: ER Travel Nurse
Instagram Handle: @kaityylane
Originally from Ontario, Canada, the 27-year-old ER travel nurse currently lives in Austin, Texas. Her Instagram account suggests that Kaity graduated from Laurentian University in 2019.
Kaity is someone who is very much passionate about her career. She is also a person who is down to earth and also with a very great sense of humor. She is looking forward to starting her family soon and is very much excited to have kids.
She really hopes that Zach is a person who wants to have kids. One thing that Kaity really loves is the roller coaster.
19. Katherine Izzo
Job: Registered Nurse
Instagram Handle: @katizzzo
The 26-year-old registered nurse has very vast work experience and LinkedIn lists Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa as her latest employer. She is from Tampa. Florida and obtained her degree in nursing from the University of Central Florida.
Katherine Izzo is considered one of the members of the Bachelor 2023 cast.
She also holds a master’s degree in nursing, which she earned from South University. She is a person who loves to spend time with kids and cannot wait to start her own family.
What Katherine looks for the most in a man is loyalty, trustworthiness, and also excellent communication. She also wants her dream man to be her best friend.
20. Kimberly Gutierrez
Job: Hospitality Manager
Instagram Handle: @kimmyyg
The 30-year-old hospitality manager currently lives in Miami, Florida but she is originally from Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania. Kimberly earned her graduate degree in social work from Kutztown University and she has worked as a VIP client concierge in Miami Florida and she had been at the job for less than a year.
Like most of the other contestants, Kimberly is also not someone who sees dating as casual. She is looking for something permanent and serious.
She has a past relationship that lasted for almost six years, which broke up as her ex-boyfriend was not ready to settle down. She dreams of being a mom one day and can’t wait to start her own family.
21. Kylee Russell
Job: Postpartum Nurse
Instagram Handle: @kyleeemarie
From North Carolina, the 25-year-old postpartum nurse is also a professional NBA dancer. She is a part of The Honey Bees for the Charlotte Hornets. She describes that becoming a honeybee was one of the best beings that ever happened to her.
Being a postpartum nurse, Kyle is passionate about helping new mothers and she can’t wait to have a baby of her own.
Even though she is only 25 years, Kyle is ready to settle down and raise her family and he hopes that Zach also feels the same with his life.
22. Lekha Ravi
Job: Financial Advisor
Instagram Handle: @lekha_ravi
The 29-year-old financial advisor is from Miami, Florida. She has a very successful career and experience working at multiple reputed finance firms.
She has also attended different universities like New York University, the University of North Carolina, and also UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and she studied different subjects like economics, politics, philosophy, corporate finance, investments, and so on.
Lekha was born in Chennai, India and she later moved to the United States when she was just seven years old. Even though her parents had an arranged marriage, they have extended their full support in her efforts to find true love.
Lekha has a very close family and she dreams of having a family of her own very soon. Lekha is waiting for her chance to meet Zach and share her dream of becoming a mother and sharing her life with the right person.
23. Madison Johnson
Job: Business Owner
Instagram Handle: @madi_johnson
Madison Johnson is a 26-year-old businesswoman from Fargo, North Dakota. Madison is the owner of a medical aesthetics marketing firm named MJM Consulting, The firm concentrates on operations like team training, business strategy, and customized marketing.
Even though she is just 26 years old, Madison has great knowledge and experience from her successful venture. She also has two younger sisters and life without them is something that Madison can’t think of.
As for her future partner, Madison looks forward to qualities like honesty, empathy, and loyalty. She had to go through so much to be where she is now and is ready to settle down with the right man.
24. Mercedes Northup
Job: Nonprofit Owner
Instagram Handle: @mercedesnorthup
Mercedes Northup is from Bloomfield, Iowa but she currently lives in Mount Juliet, Tennessee. She is 24 years old and her LinkedIn profile says that she has worked as a Food server in Nashville, Tennessee.
Mercedes attended Middle Tennessee University where she earned her bachelor’s degree in General studies. She is a bubbly woman who loves fun and adventure.
She is a very hard-working person, who does forum jobs to support herself. She is a woman with a clear idea of a good relationship and is looking for a man whom she can take to Sunday family dinner and also the person who can make her laugh.
25. Olivia Lewis
Job: Patient Care Technician
Instagram Handle: @itslivlew
Olivia Lewis is from New York City and she is 24 years old. Even though she has listed her job as a patient care technician, her Instagram bio also says that she is a basketball player. She is included in the Bachelor 2023 cast list.
From different social media accounts, it can be inferred that Olivia attended the University at Buffalo and also the University of Hartford, where she studied pre-medicine and Spanish. Being a person who works in health care, Oliva is passionate about helping others.
As a part of her job, she had traveled to almost all states in the country but had not found her perfect pair. She is looking forward to meeting Zach and hopes that theirs will be the relationship that she has always dreamed of.
26. Olivia Miller
Instagram Handle: @dib_miller
The 25-year-old stylist, who is from Delphos, Ohio, currently resides in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was the fourth runner-up for the 2022 Miss Ohio Pageant.
She has also been a part of the USA National Miss Pageant in 2022. Some reports say that Olivia has dated Mike Renner from season 14 of The Bachelorette.
Olivia is from a small town and has a very loving family. She is looking for a loyal and driven man with whom she can share her life. She studied fashion and has a natural passion for style and ensign.
27. Sonia Sharma
Job: Project Manager
Instagram Handle: @sonianatasha927
Originally from Jericho, Long Island, the 29-year-old project manager now lives in New York City. Apart from her job as a project manager, Sonia also works for the brand Revolve, as an ambassador.
Her Instagram account also makes it known that she is also a blogger. Sonia has had a few serious relationships in the past and right now, she is ready to settle down.
Sonia deeply believes that her soul mate is out there somewhere. She is someone who is really close with her family and wants her future partner also to be as family oriented as her.
Sonia is also obsessed with Elvis and dreams of taking a trip to the Amazon one day.
28. Vanessa Dinh
Job: Restaurant Manager
Instagram Handle: @vanessadinh
The 23-year-old restaurant manager lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and she is originally from Farmington Hills, Michigan. In 2021, she graduated from Louisiana State University.
She studied digital communication and multimedia at the University and had been working at GO Eat Concepts as a social media marketing specialist since 2022.
Vanessa is looking for a loyal, charismatic man and hopes Zach is one such partner that she can settle down with.
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29. Victoria Jameson
Job: Professional Makeup Artist
Instagram Handle: @victoriajameson
The 30-year-old makeup artist had been working with Lippy Lovers since 2015 along with working as a Tik Tok and social media consultant. Victoria Jameson is a divorced woman looking for a second chance at love.
She has revealed that she was attracted to Zach right after his appearance in season 19 of The Bachelorette. Victoria is included in the Bachelor 2023 cast for the upcoming season.
Victoria is ready to take chances to try and find the love of her life. She is inspired by the love story of her parents who had been together for 40 years and that is the kind of relationship that she wants for herself.
30. Viktoria Eichner
Instagram Handle: @viktoria_mariae
Viktoria is a 27-year-old nanny from Vienna, Austria. Her Instagram profile talks loudly of her love for children, which tells a lot about her profession too. She has multiple sets of photos along with kids on her Instagram account.
Even though she was born in Austria, she moved to the United States in 2013. She currently lives in New York City. She is so passionate about caring for and loving children and really hopes that she can start her own family very soon.
Viktoria is also a huge fan of country music and dreams of visiting Hawaii one day. Will Zach be the perfect match for Viktoria? Let’s wait and see!