The Bachelor is commonly a springboard for its contestants’ fame. Yet Kit Keenan, daughter of acclaimed designer Cynthia Rowley, grew up across the limelight.
A recent New York Post article concerning the New York native revisited the greater than a decade old picture of her with actor Taylor Lautner. He rose to fame for his work on The Twilight Saga, The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D, Cheaper by the Dozen 2, Valentines’s Day and Scream Queens.
The picture featured an 11-year-old Keenan alongside Lautner. According to Getty Images, the picture was taken on June 28, 2010, at The Cinema Society & Piaget’s after-party for The Twilight Saga: Eclipse. The occasion occurred on the Crosby Street Hotel.
Lautner is certainly not the one notable title with which she has interacted. The vogue entrepreneur has been seen rubbing elbows at occasions with the likes of YouTube star David Dobrik, Christie Brinkley’s daughter Sailor and singer Charlotte Lawrence.
Keenan Is the Youngest Contestant on This Season of ‘The Bachelor’
Only 21 years old, Keenan is that this season’s youngest contestant. In May she’s going to flip 22, the age of this season’s subsequent two youngest, Corrinne Jones and Serena Pitt.
According to Pop Sugar, she is one among solely three 21-year-olds within the franchise, alongside with season 19’s Mackenzie Deonigi and season 18’s Cassandra Ferguson. No male contestants have been youthful than 23 years old.
While the franchise has seen age used towards some contestants by their castmates, it doesn’t essentially imply they won’t make it far of their season.
Keenan Started the Season With a Social Media Following
While most look to the courting franchise to develop their social media following, Keenan got here into the collection with a major social media presence.
At the time she was introduced, the New York University pupil had practically 40,000 followers according to Bachelor Data. That whole has risen to 114,000.
During an interview with Our Era, she defined how social media was one of many methods she stayed busy through the pandemic.
“I’m nonetheless in class, I’m managing my mother and I’s podcast and social media,” she mentioned. “It hasn’t felt like a lot of a break. Instagram is at such an attention-grabbing place and it has been so cool to see how persons are nonetheless creating content material in these instances.”
Keenan’s Mom Is Famous Designer Cynthia Rowley
Keenan is the daughter of acclaimed designer Cynthia Rowley. Rowley is a designer, tv character and creator. The mother-daughter duo additionally hosts their Ageless podcast collectively.
The Bachelor contestant is following in her mom’s footsteps, operating a line of t-shirts and sweatshirts under the label KIT, which collaborates with modern artists to make wearable items of their work to succeed in a youthful viewers.
When requested by Our Era the place she noticed herself within the subsequent 5 years, she admitted she would probably keep within the vogue trade, but in addition has a ardour for artwork.
Keenan’s journey for love continues tonight on ABC at 8:00 p.m. Eastern.