The highly anticipated return of “The Bachelor” has fans buzzing as former Bachelorette contestant Joey Graziadei takes the lead in the 28th season. With a thrilling first episode, Graziadei gave the first impression rose to an early fan-favorite, setting the stage for a season filled with romance, drama, and unexpected twists.
Formerly a contestant on The Bachelorette’s season 20, Joey Graziadei finished in second place, capturing hearts along the way. Now, as the Bachelor, he’s back for a second shot at finding lasting love.
Season 28 welcomes back host Jesse Palmer, who took over from Chris Harrison in 2021. Palmer brings his charismatic presence to guide Graziadei and the 32 women vying for his affection through this exciting season. The momentum from the Golden Bachelor spin-off adds an extra layer of anticipation. Gerry Turner, the franchise’s first septuagenarian, found love, inspiring hope for Graziadei’s journey to discover his life partner. A diverse group of 32 women enters the Bachelor mansion, all eager to win Graziadei’s heart. Curious fans can follow the contestants on Instagram to get a sneak peek into their lives beyond the show.
“The Bachelor” season 28 airs on ABC, but for those without cable, various live TV streamers such as DirecTV Stream, Sling TV, Fubo TV, and Hulu + Live TV offer options to catch the show in real-time. Episodes become available on Hulu the next day with their basic, ad-supported plan.
Graziadei’s quest for love is outlined by ABC, describing him as someone seeking a life partner with an adventurous spirit who shares his love for the outdoors. From hiking to surfing and enjoying sunsets, Graziadei is ready to share his life with someone special. This season introduces an exciting element with a set of sisters competing for Graziadei’s affection simultaneously. Teasers promise an “unprecedented shocking first,” keeping viewers on the edge of their seats.
As “The Bachelor” season 28 unfolds, fans can expect a rollercoaster of emotions, unexpected alliances, and, most importantly, the journey of Joey Graziadei in search of true love. The show’s unique elements, combined with its broad accessibility through streaming services, make it a must-watch for fans eager to witness the magic of romance unfold on their screens. Stay tuned for more surprises and drama as Graziadei navigates the complexities of love in this thrilling season.