“I have a birthday tonight, so I thought, why not come in my birthday suit?” said financial services professional Theresa Nist. She started to disrobe before Gerry — only to reveal a nude slip underneath. “I couldn’t do that! I’ve got six grandsons.”
One of Gerry’s limo arrivals wasn’t even a contestant! A woman named Aunt Chippy introduced herself, only to reveal that her invite was a favor from her famous nephew: Jimmy Kimmel. “She was such a good sport,” the Golden Bachelor told The Hollywood Reporter.
Faith Martin’s motorcycle entrance had both Gerry and her fellow women take note — but as he told The Hollywood Reporter, what really earned her the first impression rose “was the look in those soft brown eyes.” Aw...
Ellen Goltzer came with a moving intro. “Roberta, we made it!” she shouted upon her arrival — later sharing that her friend, Roberta, had cancer and encouraged her to go on the show. A post-credits dedication said that Roberta had passed away when The Golden Bachelor aired.