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'Bachelor' Couple Matt James & Rachael Kirkconnell Are Together Again

It looks like Matt James and Rachael Kirkconnell are giving it another go.

The 29-year-old Bachelor alum reunited with the winner of Season 25, Page Six reported on Wednesday (May 5).

“They are back together, but Matt is hesitant to publicly and outrightly confirm it right now because it’s still fresh and they still have issues to work through,” a source told the outlet.

Rachael already faced scrutiny for her past, and now all eyes have shifted to Matt, so he’s feeling pressure to set a good example for other black men. He’s aware that people are not going to be happy that he jumped back into a relationship with Rachael so soon. So while he is happy to have her in his life again, he is not ready to scream it from the rooftops yet.”

Rachael confirmed that they are together in a WSJ Magazine profile published on the same day, while Matt said they are “trying to make it work.”

He also said that when it comes to romance, he’s aiming to “have critical conversations about being in this relationship and what I need in a partner — especially if that woman isn’t black — to understand what comes with me and my life and being black.”

“It’s on people who care about being allies to do the work to be truly antiracist. And I think it’s unfair to leave people without the ability to unlearn and be better,” he added.

For those who didn’t know, after the season had wrapped, photos from Rachael‘s past surfaced and showed that she had attended an Antebellum party in 2018. At first, Matt was sticking by her side, but he couldn’t continue their relationship after Rachael expressed that she didn’t understand why people were offended by the images.

Since that time, Matt and Rachael were seen together, and another report emerged that they weren’t back together and were just friends. Find out what Matt James said about the status of their relationship at the end of April.

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Matt James Finally Clarifies What Is Going On with Rachael Kirkconnell & If They're Together or Not

Matt James and the woman he gave his final rose to on The Bachelor, Rachael Kirkconnell, have been the subject of a ton of rumors lately.

If you need some backstory: after the season had wrapped, photos from Rachael‘s past surfaced and showed that she had attended an Antebellum party in 2018. At first, Matt was sticking by her side, but he couldn’t continue their relationship after Rachael expressed that she didn’t understand why people were offended by the images.

Matt said that he ended their relationship so Rachael can take time to grow as a person, but that he couldn’t be with her while she does that.

Since that time, Matt and Rachael were seen together, and another report emerged that they weren’t back together and were just friends.

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'Bachelorette' Star Tayshia Adams Reacts to Ex Colton Underwood Coming Out as Gay

Tayshia Adams is opening up about her ex Colton Underwood coming out as gay.

If you didn’t know, Tayshia, 30, appeared on season 23 of The Bachelor when Colton, 29, was leading the show. She ended up coming in second place, losing out to Cassie Randolph, who Colton dated for almost two years.

Click inside to find out what Tayshia Adams said about Colton Underwood’s coming out…More Here! »

Peter Weber Reveals What 'Bachelor' Producers Encourage Contestants to Do

Peter Weber is spilling some behind the scenes secrets about The Bachelor!

The 29-year-old pilot appeared on an episode of Us Weekly’s podcast Here for the Right Reasons alongside fellow contestant Dustin Kendrick and shared some intel about what goes on during filming for the show.

When asked about his title as Bachelor who kissed the most women on night one, Peter said he’s actually not sure he fully deserves the label.

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Colton Underwood Reacts to Viral 'Bachelor' Clip of Billy Eichner Suggesting He's the 'First Gay Bachelor'

Colton Underwood is reacting to a clip of The Bachelor that went incredibly viral featuring Billy Eichner.

After Colton came out as gay on Wednesday (April 14), fans quickly remembered a moment during his season in 2019 when the comedian showed up to provide advice and banter – with some unintended foreshadowing.

“I’m gay. I know that’s a shock, Colton. And that, I think, you should look into. Maybe you’re the first gay Bachelor and we don’t even know!” Billy joked at that time.

“Congrats @coltonunderwood. If you’re gay, be gay! I’ve been gay forever and I love it!” Billy captioned a clip of that viral moment on his Instagram.

“Love you. Love this (now) and now I love being gay,” Colton replied in the comments, to which Billy responded: “See you at the club, Colton!”

See the exchange inside…More Here! »

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Colton Underwood's Coming Out Reportedly Sparks Talks of a Gay Season of 'The Bachelor' Among Producers

The long-discussed gay edition of The Bachelor could be coming soon!

After former Bachelor star Colton Underwood came out as gay to much public support in an interview on Wednesday (April 14), producers might just take the opportunity to retool the hit series.

Production sources from the show tell TMZ that Colton‘s been getting a lot of support, and “a number of producers” were moved by the announcement, resulting in informal talks over the last few days about a gay season of The Bachelor.

“Our sources say the bigwigs on the show haven’t weighed in and there has been no formal discussion, but creative ideas for TV shows typically begin with shop talk among producers and other staff, and that’s happening now,” TMZ reported.

It’s not yet known if Colton would be interested in participating in another season, but many people on the staff are reportedly very supportive of his decision to come out.

He is also no longer under contract with The Bachelor, and the interview was his own doing. However, TMZ reports that Colton called producers to let them know that the interview was happening one night before.

At the same time, it’s been confirmed that Colton is already doing another show to document his coming out journey.

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Chris Harrison Sends Message to Colton Underwood After He Comes Out as Gay

Colton Underwood came out as gay during an interview on Good Morning America and the former Bachelor star is getting support from Chris Harrison.

Chris Harrison is the host of the show, and hosted Colton‘s season which resulted in him picking his now ex girlfriend Cassie Randolph.

Click inside to see what Chris Harrison said to Colton Underwood after he came out…More Here! »