Bio: Vanessa Grimaldi (born September 29, 1987 in Montreal, Canada) was a Canadian contestant on Season 21 of The Bachelor, vying to win Nick Viall‘s heart. Vanessa was the one Nick proposed to in the season finale, choosing her over contestant Raven Gates. She works as a special education and Italian teacher in Montreal. She and Nick ended their engagement in Aug. 2017.
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Vanessa is best known for winning Nick’s season of The Bachelor and their current engagement.
Vanessa comes from a big Italian family and regularly posts photos of them to social media. Before competing on The Bachelor she appeared in episodes of the TV shows Being Human and Blue Mountain State.
A week after Nick Viall revealed he and Vanessa Grimaldi have ended their engagement, ‘The Bachelor’ star is back on Instagram, and gave us a small glimpse of how he’s handling the unfortunate breakup.
‘Bachelor’ fans were hit with another disappointing heartbreak on Aug. 25, as Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi called it quits. Was there a massive fight at the center of this split, or were Nick and Vanessa simply destined to break up?
Raven Gates is getting the last laugh now that Nick and Vanessa have split. She was extremely upset when he dumped her and proposed to Vanessa on ‘The Bachelor’ finale, but now she feels she dodged a bullet.
Oh no! Looks like ‘Bachelor’ Nick Viall didn’t find love after all. The reality star & Vanessa Grimaldi have officially called it quits just 5 months after fans watched their proposal on television, & they’re both ‘heartbroken!’