Matt James

Matt James

Matt James
Quick Facts About Matt James
Celebrated Name Matt James
Age 32 years old
Nick Name Matt
Birth Name Matt James
Birth Date 1991-12-05
Gender Male
Profession Television personality
Nationality American
Place of Birth Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Ethnicity Mixed(Half white and Half Black)
Race Afro-American
Religion Christianity
Horoscope Sagittarius
Father Patty James
Mother MannyJames
High School Sanderson High School
University Wake Forest University
Marital Status Unmarried
Sexualorientation Straight
Net Worth US $250,000
Salary $20K-$50K per year
Height 6 ft 5 inches
Weight 100 Kg
Body Measurement 45-32-38 inches (Chest-Waist-Hip)
Shoe Size 13 (US)
Bearded Style stubble
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Hair Style Buzz-cut
Body Build/Type Athletic

About Bachelor Matt James

  • Matt James is an American reality TV personality. He is a businessperson too. James is the first black male lead in "The Bachelor" franchise. He is a 29 years old real estate broker and charity founder from Raleigh, North Carolina, US.
  • He featured on the 25th season of "The Bachelor" which premiered on January 4, 2021. The season concluded on March 15, 2021, with James choosing to pursue a relationship with 24-year-old graphic designer Rachael Kirkconnell.
  • However, during the After the Final Rose special, it was revealed that James had broken up with Kirkconnell after her racially insensitive past came to light. 
  • He is well-known for his appearance on the 25th season of "The Bachelor" as the male lead.

What ethnicity is Matt James?

  • Matt James was born on December 5, 1991, in Raleigh, North Carolina, US. His birth name is Matt James.
  • His nationality is American. He belongs to mixed Ethnicity due to his black father and white mother. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He is Christian by Religion.
  • His father's name is Patty James and his mother's name is Manny James. Matt James was raised by his mother.
  • He completed his school education at Sanderson High School in 2010. Later he earned his Bachelor's degree in Economics from Wake Forest University in 2015. 

Is Matt James Dating

Matt James picks Rachael Kirkconnell in finale

  • Before joining the Bachelor, there is no information about his past relationship whether he was in love with a lady or not as Matt himself hasn't revealed the information.
  • But he joined season 25 of "The Bachelor" to find a suitable and loving sweetheart for him which proves that he was in fact in search of a Girlfriend reflecting his single status. In this season there were many notable contestants including Mariela "Mari" Pepin,  top 10 finalists in Miss USA 2019,  Cynthia Rowley's daughter Kit Keenan,  Catalina Morales who was Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2015, who also take part in "Miss Universe 2015". Despite this renowned contestant,  Matt chooses to pursue a relationship with Rachael Kirkconnel, a 24 years Graphic Designer from Cumming, Georgia who was also declared the winner.
  •  However, during the After the Final Rose special, it was revealed that James had broken up with Kirkconnell after her racially insensitive past came to light.

Bachelor Matt James Net worth

  • As of 2021, the net worth of Matt James is estimated to be the US $250,000.
  • He is expected to have made around $100,000 for about two months of filming for season 25th of "The Bachelor". Apart from his Bachelor's earning, he makes a good amount of money from his jobs with CBRE Group and ABC Food Tours. He owns a beautiful house in Raleigh, North Carolina. 

Matt James Height, Weight, Size

  • Matt James has an incredible height of  6 ft 5 inches and weighs 100Kg.
  • He has an athletic build body. His body measures 45-32-38 inches (Chest-Waist-Hip).
  • He wears a shoe size of 13 (US). He looks attractive in his stubble bearded style, sometimes he style as cavemen like. He has a pair of black eyes and short buzz-cut black hair.  

Facts About Matt James

  • #1 Matt is the first Bachelor since Brad Womack in 2011 to not be a former Bachelorette contestant.
  • #2He is the founder of ABC Food Tours, a non-profit organization in New York City.
  • #3He is a Social Media Strategist for Morgan Stanley.
  • #4He is a good friend of Tyler Cameroon, a runner-up on season fifteen of The Bachelorette.
  • #5Cameron's mother nominated James to be a contestant on The Bachelorette before she died.
  • #6He was originally cast to be a contestant for season 16 of The Bachelorette but didn't participate.
  • #7Matt has lived for 10,585 days since his birth.
  • #8While studying at University, James was also a wide receiver for Wake Forest Demon Deacons football team.
  • #9He had mini-camp tryouts with the Carolina Panthers and New Orleans Saints of the NFL.
  • #10He is a North Carolina native.