It’s a new year, which means it’s time for a new season of The Bachelor. Season 27 of ABC’s well-known reality television dating series will begin in less than a day, on Monday, January 23, 2023, at 8 p.m. ET/ 7 p.m. CT. This season will be hosted by Jesse Palmer, a sports pundit, actor, and former professional footballer.
Zach Shallcross, the season 27 lead, created an impact with his presence in season 19 of Bachelorette, when he attempted to win the hearts of Rachel Recchia or Gabby Windey. Unfortunately, his quest for true love on the program ended when he and Rachel parted up.
Season 27’s official summary is as follows:
“Zach Shallcross’ adventure to find love will continue as he steps in as leading man for the upcoming 27th season of “The Bachelor,” after a painful exit from Gabby and Rachel’s season of “The Bachelorette.”
It went on to say:
“Shallcross garnered Bachelor Nation’s heart when he made the painful choice to stop his journey on “The Bachelorette” after an emotional discovery about his future with Rachel.” When the season debuts, the charming California native will begin giving out roses.”
Jesse Palmer’s net worth
Jesse Palmer has a reported net worth of roughly $8 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. Jesse, who was born in October 1978, is 44 years old. Jesse also appeared as The Bachelor in season 5 of the famous show in 2004. He will help Zach on his adventure to discover true love among the 30 ladies vying for his heart.
Jesse said in his official ABC bio:
“For more than two decades, ‘The Bachelor’ has offered the world thousands of amazing love tales, including, at one point, my own. Falling in love is one of life’s greatest blessings, and I am humbled by the chance to return to the program as host this season to provide wisdom garnered from direct experience to the newest Bachelor, and I am delighted to play a little role in his journey.”
Jesse hosted The Proposal on ABC in addition to starring in the popular reality show. Jesse’s bio includes the following information:
“Previously, Palmer was a special contributor for ABC’s “Good Morning America” as well as a contributor across all ABC News platforms, particularly focused on significant stories as well as news of the day and hallmark live events. Palmer has added to his illustrious career with The Walt Disney Company by hosting numerous versions of ABC’s Disney Parks Christmas specials, playing a key role in ABC’s presentation of the NFL Draft, and being a member of the ESPN family since arriving in 2007 after five seasons in the NFL.”
Jesse is an avid social media user, having over 204k Instagram followers.