When Katie Thurston and Blake Moynes Met The bachelorette Season 17, week 4, the new actress confirmed that she spoke briefly with the contestant before filming. But apparently the conversation didn’t really leave a lasting first impression. Recently Katie revealed how she really felt when Blake slipped into her DMs before. The bachelorette 2021 – here’s what happened.
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In case you need a refresher, Blake was from Tayshia Adams and Clare Crawley’s season. The bachelorette. Meanwhile, Katie was on Matt James’ season The single person. Then in The bachelorette Season 17, Episode 4, Katie briefly explained their connection before filming.
“Obviously I was Blake in Tayshia’s season,” Katie said. “Actually, Blake and I talked through DMs. Blake reached out to congratulate me on my bold personality.
Eventually, Katie asked Blake to join her Bachelorette throw away. Now the nominee will move into the house and meet the other men in week 5. But according to glimpses, Blake’s arrival will cause some drama.
That said, Bachelor Nation fans will be able to experience romance as well, as Katie and Blake will have a one-on-one date to deepen their relationship. So, viewers will see if sparks fly in the July 5 episode of The bachelorette.
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That Katie and Blake got along well The bachelorette Week 5, it looks like the contestant didn’t make a big impression before the shoot. In the June 30 episode of Viall files, Katie has opened up about Blake’s return to the franchise.
At first, Katie admitted that she would only let Blake and Dr Joe Park stay on her. Bachelorette season. But even so, she wasn’t really “hoping” to see the candidates in week 4.
“These are two that I think would be decent games for me,” Katie said. “Not to be suspicious, but if it was someone else, they would go home right there.”
Next, Katie shared what happened when Blake reached out to Instagram, revealing that he hadn’t done anything wrong. But as a result, Katie was no longer interested in pursuing anything more.
“They send a message to the girl after they leave the show. They’re reaching out, and that’s all Blake has really done, ”Katie said. “So I didn’t take it seriously. It was like, yeah, he was just doing the same thing everyone else is doing. It doesn’t matter. That was it.”
She later added, “It wasn’t very obvious with his intentions, and we talked about it. I was like, ‘I didn’t even know you cared about me.’ He just casually tested the waters but didn’t try too hard. I was not interested.
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Katie’s comments make her first impression of Blake seem like nothing special. So naturally, a lot Bachelorette fans wonder what inspired Blake to show up and join the cast. Fortunately, Blake recently explained the situation on the Click Bait Podcast.
Blake revealed he first reached out after The single person Season 25 premiere. The contestant claimed he applauded Katie for her confidence. But he admitted their trading ended soon after.
“When I first reached out after the first episode, his responses were very cold. So she was nice, but she never opened up to a dialogue in any way, ”Blake said of Katie. “It was shut down on the spot. It was kind of left alone.
Blake also shared that he put Katie deep in his mind and was considering the possibility of Baccalaureate in paradise Season 7. But once Katie was announced as the next bachelorette party, Blake realized he wanted to meet her and see what might happen.
“I think we look a lot alike. What if there was some crazy romance out there besides the way we get along? It could be something crazy. That’s what I was relying on, ”Blake said. “And I kind of pulled the trigger. Then things got out of hand.
Whatever happens next, Bachelorette fans will just have to watch Blake and Katie’s love story unfold. But it certainly seems that the first impression is not everything.
The bachelorette Season 17 airs Monday nights on ABC.