After 33 seasons of “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette,” viewers will finally see a bit more diversity. Yes, as viewers know, Rachel Lindsay, a 32-year-old attorney from Dallas, is the first African American lead. But what many might not realize is that she’s also the oldest Bachelorette the series has ever cast.
"Rachel Lindsay Is the First Black Bachelorette. She's Also the Oldest." is from The Washington Post, published on May 22, 2017.