The large reveal.
After a shock teaser dropped on Tuesday, many followers speculated Colton Underwood would share his popping out story on Good Morning America, and he did simply that. The previous Bachelor star mentioned he lastly got here to phrases along with his sexuality earlier this 12 months, following his messy break up with Cassie Randolph.
Underwood confessed to Robin Roberts in a pre-taped sit-down:
“I’ve ran from myself for a very long time. I’ve hated myself for a very long time. And I’m homosexual. And I got here to phrases with that earlier this 12 months and have been processing it. And the following step in all of this was kind of letting individuals know.”
JUST IN: Former “Bachelor” star @Colton Underwood speaks his fact and comes out to @robinroberts: “I’m homosexual. And I got here to phrases with that earlier this 12 months and have been processing it… I’m the happiest and healthiest I’ve ever been in my life.” https://t.co/PoYJUAPBpA pic.twitter.com/isP7SptUu7
— Good Morning America (@GMA) April 14, 2021
Previous to his time on actuality TV, the previous soccer participant famously dated Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman. Colton was first seen by Bachelor Nation on Becca Kufrin‘s season of The Bachelorette, the place he made it to her closing 4 in 2018. Underwood then appeared on season four of Bachelor in Paradise the place he had a quick relationship with Tia Sales space. After his time on the seaside, he lead season 23 of The Bachelor in 2019, the place his virginity was closely featured. He ended up giving his closing rose to Cassie after that notorious fence leaping incident. The 2 had been by no means engaged, however did go on up to now for practically two years.
After asserting their breakup in 2020, following Colton’s battle with COVID-19, issues took a flip for the more severe — along with his former girlfriend submitting for a restraining order, accusing him of stalking and harassing her. Within the police report, she accused him of placing a monitoring machine on her car. The writer later launched an announcement explaining the previous couple got here to a non-public decision and he or she later dismissed the restraining order and requested the police investigation be dropped.
Private drama apart, it’s at all times good to see somebody residing their fact. Ideas on Colton’s popping out, Perezcious readers?! SOUND OFF within the feedback along with your ideas!
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