|Real Name/Full Name:
|Colton Scott Underwood
|32 years old
|26 January 1992
|Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
|In a relationship
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Cassie Randolph)
|Is Colton Underwood Gay?:
|Reality TV personality
|Net Worth in 2024:
Colton Underwood is a reality television personality from the United States of America, who as well had a brief career in American Football career and he was signed by San Diego Chargers in 2014 as an undrafted free agent. After leaving the American football, he became a contestant on season 14 of the Bachelorette and named the titular bachelor of season 13 of The Bachelor.
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Early Life & Biography
He was born Colton Scott Underwood in Indianapolis, Indiana, on 26 January 1992. He is the son of Scott Underwood and Dona Underwood. His parents were athletes at Illinois State University, where his mother played volleyball while his father played football for the team known as Illinois State Redbirds. Colton grew up in Washington, Illinois, and he has a younger brother called Connor. His parents divorced, and he has several half-siblings from their second marriage.
He went to Washington Community High School, and after graduating, he went to Illinois State University. At the university, he followed the footsteps of his father and played college football for Illinois State Redbirds.
In 2016 Colton was in a relationship with gymnast Aly Raisman. He had asked her out through social media, but their relationship did not last for long, and they broke up in 2017. Colton publicly spoke about his choice to stay a virgin. He got an opportunity to discuss this topic widely when he appeared on the reality show, Bachelorette.
On season 23 of The Bachelor, Colton found love with Cassie Randolph. During the final three, Cassie broke ended their relationship, and Colton did not take it lightly. He broke things off with the other two contestants and asked Cassie for another chance at their love. They got back without engagement, and in November 2019 in Santa Lucia, they celebrated their first anniversary.
Colton founded Colton Underwood Legacy Foundation in January 2016. The foundation is aimed at raising money for cystic fibrosis medical equipment and research. He stated that the foundation was in honor of his cousin Harper, although it was not named after her. Harper was diagnosed with the disease when she was 4.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 26 January 1992, Colton Underwood is 32 years old as of today’s date 29th February 2024. His height is 1.91m tall, and his weight is 116 kg.
Before becoming a reality television star, Colton had a brief career as an American football player. He was signed by San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent on May 10, 2014. He stayed with the team for only three months, and he was waived. He was then signed to the practice squad of Philadelphia Eagles’ on September 3, 2014, but he was waived just after a few days.
He returned to the Chargers’ practice squad in September 2014. He signed a futures contract in December the same year, but on September 2, 2015, he was waived. He signed a contract with the Raiders in December 2015, but he was released in August 2016
Underwood appeared as a contestant on season 14 of The Bachelorette, the season that starred Becca Kufrin. He was eliminated during hometown dates on week eight. After elimination, he was cast in season five of the Bachelor in Paradise.
At the Bachelor in Paradise, Colton left on the fourth week after being linked to Tia Booth, who was a fellow contestant. He broke it off, and they both left Paradise separately.
On September 4, 2018, Underwood was announced to star in season 23 of The Bachelor, and the announcement was made by ABC. The announcement received different reactions from many people on social media.
Awards & Achievements
In 2019 Colton was awarded the MTV Movie & TV Award for Most Meme-able Moment. He was also nominated for the People’s Choice Award in 2019. Another achievement in his career is his appearances or reality television shows like The Bachelor, Bachelor in Paradise, and The Bachelorette.
Net Worth & Salary of Colton Underwood in 2024
As of February 2024, Colton Underwood has accumulated wealth valued at $1.5 million. His career as a television personality has been the primary source of his wealth. Before he became a reality television personality, he had a brief career as a footballer, but that did not yield much.
Underwood wanted to follow into the footsteps of his father and played American football at Illinois State University. He did not seem to have much luck in football, and that is when he shifted his focus on reality television. He achieved a lot in his later career and also became very famous. Since he is still very young, he seems to have a very bright career in the future.