Considering very far forward! Matt James‘ journey because the Bachelor received’t start for no less than a number of months, however his mom is already planning for the longer term.
“I believe that the grandkid counter for my mother began when that announcement was made,” James, 28, advised Chris Harrison by way of video-chat on the Monday, June 29, episode of The Bachelor: The Best Seasons — Ever. “She desires a basketball staff! I’ll have a minivan, that’s the max.”
ABC introduced throughout Good Morning America that James would be the first Black Bachelor on June 12 and his season will start filming after Clare Crawley‘s season of The Bachelorette.
“#TheBachelor household is thrilled to begin this journey with our new Bachelor! We will and we are going to do higher to painting numerous love tales that mirror the world round us,” Harrison, 48, stated by way of Instagram following the announcement. “That is just the start.”
Throughout Monday’s Bachelor episode, the true property dealer revealed that his telephone has been ringing nonstop for the reason that information.
“I’ve heard from a variety of my Black mates that aren’t Bachelor Nation trustworthy, which might be enthusiastic about me and honored that I’m within the place I’m in and have this chance to simply signify what it’s going to appear like to have numerous relationships and inform these love tales,” he stated. “I couldn’t be extra enthusiastic about that.”
So, what’s James on the lookout for? In keeping with Tyler Cameron, who he’s been mates with since school, it’s somebody just like the girl who raised him.
“Search for somebody who kinda resembles his mom,” the mannequin, 27, stated. “His mom is without doubt one of the sweetest women — very loving, caring, compassionate, prepared to serve others, assist out the group and somebody that’s able to get on the bottom with Matt and alter the world. Matt’s gonna change the world, and [wants] somebody that’s able to tackle that problem with him.”
The Bachelor: The Best Seasons — Ever! airs on ABC Mondays at eight p.m. ET.
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