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Savannah Chrisley starts dating Colton Underwood
April 28, 2023
Savannah Chrisley recently shared with us that she knew the former “Bachelor” star, Colton Underwoodhe was hot even before he went public.
Chrisley recalled an encounter in 2017 that happened around the time she made contact, adding that she told a friend who didn’t believe her at the time.
Underwood subsequently appeared on “Good Morning America” in 2021 and admitted that being open about her sexuality made her “the happiest and healthiest” she’s ever been.
Read on to learn more.
Savannah Chrisley when she first meets Underwood
On a recent episode of her podcast, “Unleashed with Savannah Chrisley,” Chrisley shared that she knew about Underwood’s sexuality years before she came out. Page six.
“When we first met, I knew you were gay. Like I knew,” the reality star said, recalling meeting Underwood at the 2017 ACM Awards.
He then joked that for “obvious reasons” they had “no connection… of any kind” during their meeting, apparently citing the “Bachelor” alum’s hotness as the reason.
Underwood joined in on the fun, making a clichéd comment often used by people who don’t see the connection.
He said: “When I say, ‘It’s not you, it’s me’, I mean it. And obviously I’ve proven that now.”
Chrisley then dropped another joke, saying that he was working with the “wrong equipment” at the time to get Underwood’s attention.
Savannah Chrisley lied to Colton Underwood
Regarding Underwood’s sexuality, Chrisley revealed that she told her friend about her suspicions, although the friend didn’t want to believe it.
“I remember looking at (my friend) Emily and thinking, ‘She’s totally hot,'” she recalled. “He said, ‘No, he’s not, Savannah.’
When Chrisley realized she wasn’t going to move forward with Underwood at the time, Chrisley found a way to leave.
She revealed that she returned to her room at the end of the awards show after telling Underwood she was “really not feeling well” as an excuse to leave.
However, she ended up hanging out with her friends and another guy.
Surprisingly, the admission didn’t “offend” Underwood, who told her host that she would have “done the same thing” in her place.
Colton Underwood came out as gay in 2021
Four years later, after the date of the award, Underwood came out as gay in a “Good Morning America” pre-taped interview.
The reveal was quite emotional as he, a former athlete, spoke about how years of concealing his sexuality had taken a toll on him.
“I’ve been running from myself for a long time,” he said at the time Page six. “I’ve hated myself for a long time. At the beginning of the year, I came to terms with it and processed it, and the next step in all of this was to let people know.”
She also revealed that her appearance has become “the happiest and healthiest” she’s ever been, before explaining why she made the decision.
“There was a moment in Los Angeles when I woke up and I didn’t think I was going to wake up,” he shared. “I didn’t mean to wake up. I think that was my wake-up call.”
Who is Colton Underwood dating now?
After admitting her truth, Underwood started a relationship with Jordan C. Brown, to whom she is now engaged. The pair got engaged in February 2022 after dating for just under a year.
“I am extremely happy! 2021 has been the most transformative year of my life,” Underwood said People magazine. “Starting 2022 with my best friend, teammate and now my fiance, something I never thought would be possible.”
The two were first linked in September 2021 after engaging in PDA during a getaway in Hawaii.
“They were at each other at the resort,” a source said of the duo before they made their relationship official on Instagram back in December of that year.