Bachelor Nation is rallying round Colton Underwood.
On Wednesday, April 14, The Bachelor star appeared on Good Morning America and revealed to Robin Roberts that he’s homosexual.
“Clearly this yr has been quite a bit for lots of people and it is in all probability made lots of people look themselves within the mirror and work out who they’re and what they have been working from or what they have been laying aside of their lives,” he defined. “And for me, I’ve ran from myself for a very long time, I’ve hated myself for a very long time. I am homosexual and I got here to phrases with that earlier this yr and have been processing it.”
Quickly after the interview aired, the manager producers of The Bachelor franchise applauded his braveness. “We’re so impressed by Colton Underwood’s braveness to embrace and pursue his genuine self,” the producers mentioned in a press release to E! Information. “As agency believers within the energy of affection, we have fun Colton’s journey within the LGBTQIA+ neighborhood each step of the way in which.”
So what’s subsequent for Colton? In response to a supply, The First Time writer is planning to star in a actuality sequence for Netflix that paperwork his new chapter.