‘The Bachelor’ stars Matt James and Rachael Kirkconnell have been noticed hanging out collectively, simply weeks after their extremely publicized break up.
Matt James and Rachael Kirkconnell have reunited but once more. The pair, who known as it quits on nationwide TV simply weeks in the past, appear to be on good phrases once more. The Bachelor alums had been seen grabbing a drink at JuneShine in Santa Monica, Los Angeles on April 24 — see all the pics here. Within the pictures, obtained by TMZ, Matt tried to go incognito in a darkish blue hoodie, and blue floral shorts, which he beforehand wore whereas working a marathon in New York Metropolis again in 2019.
Rachael has been with Matt all week In CA. That is from earlier right now at lunch at Bear Flag Fish Co in Newport Seashore. pic.twitter.com/pibFxr0Vy3
— RealitySteve (@RealitySteve) April 24, 2021
In the meantime, Rachel wore an outsized black jacket and sun shades resting atop her head. Though there didn’t look like any PDA between the pair, they had been photographed leaving collectively. Actuality Steve additionally posted a photograph on Twitter on April 23, seemingly displaying Matt and Rachel sitting at a Newport Seashore restaurant collectively. It comes simply a few weeks after the pair reunited in New York Metropolis.
Though followers of the pair swiftly freaked out, E! News reported that there was no romantic reconciliation between the exes. They “have been in contact, however are usually not again collectively,” a supply advised E! The location additionally reported that Matt and Rachael’s NYC reunion happened as a result of she’d been “making an attempt to achieve” him, and he “lastly agreed” to see her.
“Matt and Rachael are utterly simply buddies,” E!’s insider stated. “He has no intentions of courting her sooner or later.” Rachael was Matt’s final pick on season 25 of The Bachelor, which was filmed in late 2020. Though they didn’t get engaged, they left the present as a dedicated couple. When the favored actuality present was airing in January and February, although, Rachael discovered herself on the middle of a serious racism controversy when previous pictures of her surfaced on-line, which confirmed her collaborating in festivities at an antebellum-themed occasion.
On the After the Ultimate Rose particular in March 2021, the pair revealed that that they had broken up weeks earlier. Rachael apologized and took accountability for her previous actions in a quantity of Instagram posts. “As Rachael acknowledged in her apology, there’s quite a lot of work that must be performed,” Matt stated on ATFR. “I’ve to take a step again and permit her to place in that work. I’m trying ahead to seeing her put in that work. We’re not collectively.”