- It was announced back in March that The Bachelorette will have two seasons this year, starring Katie Thurston and Michelle Young.
- ABC has released the promo featuring Katie Thurston who will start things off when her season of The Bachelorette premieres on Monday, June 7 at 8:00 pm / 7:00 pm CT.
- Thruston and Young appeared on Matt James’ season of The Bachelor, and were favorites among the fans. As the upcoming stars of ABC’s hit reality series, they will each step into the spotlight, now blazing a path for their own love stories to unfold.
- Michelle’s season is set to air in fall 2021.
- The Bachelorette is a production of Next Entertainment in association with Warner Horizon Unscripted Television.
- Mike Fleiss, Martin Hilton, Nicole Woods, Bennett Graebner, Peter Gust, Tim Warner, Louis Caric and Peter Geist are the executive producers.
About Katie Thurston, The Bachelorette Season 17 Premiering June 7, 2021
- Among the season 25 women, Katie emerged as a leading voice, who repeatedly stood up against bullying and negativity in the house, and women all over America applauded her for speaking up for what she believes in.
- The 30-year-old Washington native became an instant fan favorite for her memorable arrival on night one where she introduced herself to Matt, light-up vibrator in tow.
- Unapologetically herself, Katie is adventurous, daring, and ready for a man with whom she can build a life.
- A marketing manager with an innate social media savvy and humorous outlook on life, she is a witty storyteller who wants a man that will laugh along with her.
The Bachelorette premieres on Monday, June 7 at 8:00 pm / 7:00 pm CT on ABC.