Emily Maynard is married! She and Tyler Johnson tied the knot in a surprise ceremony this weekend. What other Bachelor and Bachelorette stars found love on or off of television? Click through to see our faves!
After famously getting rejected by Andrew Firestone on The Bachelor and then doing some rejecting of her own on The Bachelorette, Jen Schefft found love with non-reality star Joe Waterman. The couple is now married with two daughters.
Even though Jesse Csincsak won Deanna Pappas’ heart on The Bachelorette, the pair split up shortly afterwards. Jesse ended up marrying Ann Leuders, a contestant on season 13, and they now have two kids.
Kacie Boguskie was notorious for being a contestant on two seasons of The Bachelor, but she finally found the man of her dreams in music executive Rusty Gaston. They tied the knot this past Mother’s Day in Tennessee.
Getting rejected by Juan Pablo Galavis wasn’t the end of the world for Bachelor contestant Cassandra Ferguson. Shortly after her time on the show, she got back together with her son’s father, Rodney Stuckey, who plays for the Detroit Pistons. PS: They’re also engaged!
DeAnna Pappas, who notoriously got rejected by Brad Womack, ended up meeting her future husband, Stephen Stagliano, through his twin brother, Michael, who appeared on Jillian Harris’ season. Got all that?! The couple became parents to a little girl just recently.
Ali Fedotowsky chose work over love when her job threatened to fire her while she was competing on Jake Pavelka’s season of The Bachelor. She then got engaged on The Bachelorette, broke things off with that fiance, and found love again with her current beau Kevin Manno, whom she met through mutual friends.
After getting humiliated on live TV by Jason Mesnick, who essentially “took back” his proposal, Melissa Rycroft ended up getting back together with Tye Strickland, whom she dated before she went on the show. One wedding and two kids later, they’re happy as can be!