The 20th season of “The Bachelorette” is here, and Charity Lawson is ready to find her true love among 25 eligible men. Lawson, a child and family therapist from Columbus, Georgia, was a fan favorite on Zack Shallcross’ season of “The Bachelor,” where she finished fourth. She is looking for a partner who is honest, empathetic and loves dogs, thrifting, and tailgating.
But who are the men who will compete for her heart? They come from different backgrounds, professions, and locations, but they all have one thing in common: they want to win over Charity. Here’s a brief introduction to each of them, based on their bios on ABC’s website.
Occupation: Software Salesman
Hometown: San Diego, California
Fun fact: He loves to surf and play golf.
Hometown: San Diego
Fun fact: He has a twin brother who is also a firefighter.
Hometown: Northridge, California
Fun fact: He speaks four languages: English, Spanish, French, and Arabic.
Occupation: Travel nurse
Hometown: San Diego
Fun fact: He has a tattoo of a pineapple on his ankle.
Occupation: Resident physician
Hometown: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Fun fact: He loves to play chess and watch documentaries.
Occupation: Pro wrestler
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Fun fact: He goes by the stage name “The Beast.”
Occupation: World record jumper
Hometown: White Plains, New York
Fun fact: He holds the Guinness World Record for the most consecutive jumps over a human.
Occupation: Integrative medicine specialist
Hometown: Brooklyn, New York
Fun fact: He is passionate about holistic health and wellness.
Fun fact: He loves to sing karaoke and do impressions.
Occupation: Tech operations director
Hometown: San Francisco
Fun fact: He is an avid traveler and has visited over 30 countries.
Occupation: Tennis pro
Hometown: Lawai, Hawaii
Fun fact: He grew up on a farm and knows how to milk a cow.
Occupation: Data scientist
Hometown: New York
Fun fact: He is a certified scuba diver and skydiver.
Occupation: Underwater welder
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia
Fun fact: He has a pet snake named Monty.
Occupation: Graduate student at Harvard University
Hometown: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Fun fact: He is studying for his PhD in economics.
Occupation: Construction salesman
Hometown: Norcross, Georgia
Fun fact: He is a huge fan of Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings.
Occupation: Tech recruiter
Hometown: Dearborn, Michigan
Fun fact: He is fluent in Arabic and loves to cook Middle Eastern dishes.
Occupation: Yacht captain –
Hometown: Chicago –
Fun fact: He once sailed across the Atlantic Ocean with his father.
Age: 32 –
Occupation: HR Executive –
Hometown: Bayonne, New Jersey –
Fun fact: He is a black belt in taekwondo and a former MMA fighter.
Age: 33 –
Occupation: Airline pilot –
Hometown: New York –
Fun fact: He has flown over 100 different types of planes and helicopters.
Age: 25 –
Occupation: Software sales rep –
Hometown: Tampa, Florida –
Fun fact: He is a vegan and a yoga enthusiast.
Age: 32 –
Occupation: Medical sales director –
Hometown: Moorpark, California –
Fun fact: He loves to play guitar and write songs.
Age: 30 –
Occupation: Mortgage lender –
Hometown: Pittsburgh –
Fun fact: He is a die-hard Steelers fan and has a tattoo of their logo on his chest.
Age: 32 –
Occupation: Loan officer –
Hometown: Springboro, Ohio –
Fun fact: He is a twin and has a fraternal brother named Tyler.
Occupation: Construction manager
Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee
Fun fact: He is a country music singer and songwriter.
Occupation: Biomedical scientist
Hometown: Carrboro, North Carolina
Fun fact: He is working on a cure for Alzheimer’s disease.
These are the men who will try to win Charity’s heart on “The Bachelorette” season 20. Who will get the first impression Rose? Who will make it to the final four? And who will get the final rose and a proposal? Tune in to ABC on Mondays at 9 p.m. ET to find out.