Nick Viall is an American reality television star, actor, and model. He is best recognized for his appearances on the ABC reality television series The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. He first rose to fame when he appeared in the 10th season of The Bachelorette and the following season before he returned to The Bachelor in 2016. He also participated in Dancing with the Stars with professional ballroom dancer Peta Murgatroyd in 2017. Viall has also starred in a good number of TV shows, including the likes of General Hospital, Teachers, and Family Guy. He is romantically linked to surgical technologist Natalie Joy with whom he got engaged in January 2023. Here’s everything you need to know about the reality star Nick Viall.
Nick Viall Biography
Nicholas Joseph Viall
September 28, 1980
43 years old
Waukesha, Wisconsin, U.S.
Reality Star, Podcast Host, Actor, Model
Family and Education
Viall was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on September 28, 1980, to American parents Christopher Viall and Mary Viall. He grew up with eleven siblings – Jessica, Sarah, Maria, Teressa, Olivia, Bella, Luke, James, Peter, and Samuel.
He graduated from Waukesha North High School in Waukesha in 1999 and then attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where he earned a degree with a double major in accounting and supply chain management.
Los Angeles, California, United States
6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm
Nick Viall is currently in a relationship with certified surgical technologist and model Natalie Joy. The rumors of the two dating each other surfaced online in 2020 with the pair making it official in February 2021. Post that, the pair started appearing together in public events and on red carpets. They got officially engaged on January 12, 2023. On August 8, 2023, the couple announced on Instagram that they were expecting a baby.
Viall was linked to the winner of season 21 of The Bachelor, Vanessa Grimaldi, and they broke up in 2017. He then had a brief relationship with Mad Men actress January Jones in 2018 before getting involved with actress and producer Rachel Bilson the following year. The pair ended their relationship shortly.
Career Overview and Net Worth
After college, he moved to Chicago, Illinois, where he worked as a sales executive for a software company. In 2014, Viall made his reality television debut on the 10th season of The Bachelorette. He was eliminated in the final episode, but he returned for the second season of Bachelor in Paradise. He was eliminated in the fourth episode, but he returned for the third season of The Bachelor. He was the runner-up in the finale, and he returned for the fourth season of The Bachelorette. He was eliminated in the seventh episode.
In 2017, Viall was cast as a contestant in the 21st season of The Bachelor. He proposed to Vanessa Grimaldi in the finale, but the couple announced their split in August 2017. In addition to his reality television career, Viall has also appeared in several films and television shows, including A Christmas Cruise, General Hospital, Teachers, and Family Guy.
Nick Viall Facts
He was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
In 2018 Viall and his sister launched an essential oils company called Natural Habits.
In 2017, he competed in Dancing With the Stars season 24 with pro partner Peta Murgatroyd and finished in 6th place.
In 2017, he made his debut in the television movie A Christmas Cruise, playing the role of Bob – Hotel Cruise Manager.
Since 2019, Viall has been hosting a podcast called The Viall Files that hosts many other celebrity guests. The podcast was nominated for a People’s Choice Award in 2020 and voted one of the Top 10 Podcasts of 2019 by AP.
In October 2022, he wrote and published a book titled Don’t Text Your Ex Happy Birthday: And Other Advice on Love, Sex, and Dating.