Who is Joey Graziadei? Meet the star of The Bachelor Season 28

Erica Handel
Joey Graziadei from The Bachelor

Joey Graziadei is the newest lead on The Bachelor Season 28. He stole viewers’ hearts with his charming personality and impressive tennis skills. Here is everything to know about Joey.

The Bachelor Season 28 premieres on January 22, and Joey Graziadei will take on the role as the lead. Throughout the season, he will win over the hearts of 32 women competing for his final rose.

Each season of The Bachelor follows a single man hoping to find the love of his life by getting to know multiple female contestants over a short amount of time.

The show features trips around the world, intense drama between the contestants, and many emotional moments along the way.

The Bachelor Joey Graziadei
Joey Graziadei from The Bachelor is family-oriented.

Who is The Bachelor Season 28 star Joey Graziadei?

Joey first appeared on The Bachelorette Season 20 with Charity Lawson and made it all the way to the final rose ceremony at the end of the season.

In the finale, he professed his love for Charity with a proposal, only for her to reject him and get engaged to her other choice, Dotun Olubeko.

Joey is a 28-year-old tennis instructor from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, which is located 30 minutes outside of Philadelphia.

He went to college at the West Chester University of Pennsylvania majoring in Communications and Media Studies, and moved to Koloa, Hawaii after he graduated.

When Joey was in kindergarten, his parents Nick and Cathy got divorced after his dad came out as gay, but they still remain close.

Joey is the middle child in the family, and has an older sister Carly and a younger sister Eleanor. The Bachelor star is very family-oriented and is looking to meet a woman who shares the same values. Hopefully, he will find the right match throughout his journey on the show.

The Bachelor Season 28 premieres on Monday, January 22 at 8:00 p.m. ET on ABC.