Nikki Ferrell, a Childrens Mercy nurse and part-time model, begins competing for the heart of soccer stud Juan Pablo Galavis tonight with the official premiere of the 18th season of ABCs The Bachelor.
By LISA GUTIERREZ
The Kansas City Star
Does she win the heart of the hunky soccer player/single father? Some folks think they already know.
Juan Pablo has been looking for love (on TV) since coming in seventh on the The Bachelorette season that featured Desiree Hartsock. Now hes got 27 women competing for his attention, roses and possible engagement ring. The two-hour premiere begins at 7 p.m.
The online chatter from followers of the show like blogger Reality Steve who apparently has already seen all the episodes is that Nikki comes across as this seasons villain among the women. (Hard to believe of a wholesome Midwestern gal, huh?)
Heres what Nikkis official bio on the shows web site tells us about her:
Shes 26. Shes from Kearney, Mo. She has four tattoos and one dog.
When asked her favorite type of dancing she responded: Is drunk dancing a type?
Her favorite movies are The Notebook, The Island and Avatar.
The people she most admires in the world?
My parents, hands down, she said. Not only are they still in love after almost 28 years of marriage, they are wonderful, giving, loving, and the best example I could ever ask for.
She lists her nursing degree and my dream job that followed as her greatest achievement. She refers to herself as a kiddo nurse.
Shes also a part-time model who has appeared at the annual West 18th Street Fashion Show, according to her Facebook page.
If you want to know how the show turns out spoiler alert, spoiler alert, spoiler alert check out Reality Steve, which offers an episode-by-episode breakdown of the season, which concludes on or about March 17.