061 | Taking a Shot at Love…On National Television with Bachelor Nation’s Courtney Perry

Hey friends!

Welcome to episode 061 of the Candidly Speaking podcast!

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In This Episode:

  • Courtney tells us about growing up in Venice, Florida, wanting to be a be sports journalist
  • Then changing her mind and returning to school for cosmetology.
  • Carrie wants to hear all about how Courtney got cast for Pilot Pete’s season of the Bachelor, and what the process was like
  • Her thoughts and emotions when she found out she was officially in for the season
  • When she found out Pilot Pete was the Bachelor
  • If she really wanted it to be him or if she was hoping for someone else
  • What it was like putting her life on hold at a weeks notice to start filming.
  • Carrie MUST know what Chris Harrison is like in person, how long the first night really was
  • How Courtney thought of her arrival
  • What life in the Mansion with actually like with 22 girls and 3 bathrooms.
  • Courtney gives us the details on the first group date
  • What her opinion of the “Kelly cheating” drama with Tammy
  • Who she was closest to in the house
  • Her opinion of Barb and the ATFR
  • What she really thought of Peter and Hannah Ann, Peter and Madison AND Peter and Hannah Brown.
  • Carrie wants to know if she would ever consider doing Paradise
  • Courtney opens up about some of the bullying she and other contestants have received on social media
  • And answers the question, “are you still single?”

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