‘Golden Bachelor’ Features Kris & Caitlyn Jenner Lookalikes

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There aren’t any celebrity contestants on ABC’s Golden Bachelor, but you would think not one but three women on the dating show were famous. Keep reading to learn more about the women and their celeb doppelgangers.

Patty James Is A Dead Ringer For This Iconic Singer

72-year-old retiree Gerry Turner was picked to headline the inaugural season of The Golden Bachelor. During the season premiere, he (and viewers) were introduced to 22 women hoping to make a love connection and get a second chance at love. One of the contestants looked very familiar for several reasons.

Gerry Turner/Credit: Bachelor Nation YouTube
Gerry Turner/Credit: Bachelor Nation YouTube

Bachelor Nation fans met Patty James during Season 25 of The Bachelor. No, she wasn’t a contestant. She is Matt James’ mom and appeared during the season to offer advice.

Right off the bat, viewers couldn’t help but compare her to an iconic singer. Matt James’ mom looks just like Celine Dion.

Patty James/Credit: Bachelor Nation YouTube
Patty James/Credit: Bachelor Nation YouTube

Unfortunately, Patty James didn’t make a connection with Gerry Turner. She was one of the six women sent home on Night 1. Click here to read her thoughts on her early elimination.

Kris & Caitlyn Jenner Lookalikes Bond In Bachelor Manion

Kathy Swarts and Susan Knowles are two more Golden Bachelor contestants. Both received roses from Gerry Turner and are safe from elimination for another week.

Knowles, 66, is a hair and makeup stylist. Viewers saw her styling Theresa Nist’s hair before Nist’s solo date with Turner.

Swarts, 77, is a retired educational consultant. She took to her Instagram earlier this week to share a photo with Knowles. “We became great pals during filming,” she wrote in the caption.

Acknowledging their celebrity lookalikes, she joked, “Call us Kris and Caitlyn,” referencing the Keeping Up With The Kardashian stars.

Susan Knowles and Kathy Swarts/Credit: Kathy Swarts Instagram
Susan Knowles and Kathy Swarts/Credit: Kathy Swarts Instagram

Kris and Caitlyn (then Bruce) Jenner were married for 22 years before divorcing in 2014. A year later, the former track and field star came out as transgender and renamed themselves Caitlyn. She recently shared an update on where she stands with Kris Jenner now.

Kris Jenner has been dating Corey Gamble since shortly after her 2014 divorce.

Do you think the Golden Bachelor contestants look like Kris and Caitlyn Jenner? Let us know in the comments below.

A new trailer for the next episode reveals tensions rising among the women as jealousy rears its head. The Golden Bachelor airs Thursdays at 8 PM Eastern on ABC. You don’t want to miss it!

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