'The Bachelor: Vietnam' contestants who dumped man are still dating
Two female contestants who left âThe Bachelor: Vietnamâ after confessing their love for each other are now living happily ever after.
Contestant Minh Thu shocked viewers in September when she confessed to bachelor Nguyen Quoc Trung she fell hard for her fellow competitor, Truc Nhu. The women ended up exiting the rose ceremony together.
The showâs executive producer Anh Tran told Nextshark that the two women are still going steady.
âThey left the show and have been together since,â Tran said. âWe delivered on our promise that two people would find love.â
Fellow âBachelorâ producer Anh-Thu Nguyen said the coupleâs romance was groundbreaking in Vietnam, where same-sex marriage is still illegal.
âAs both a queer Vietnamese-American woman and as someone involved in the show who witnessed this firsthand, this was a moving and powerful mom ent showcasing that love is love,â she told Nextshark. âItâs been a proud experience to see our clip resonate around the world and become an unexpected platform for discussing LGBTQI+ issues in Vietnam on a global scale.â
Since the episode has aired, Nhu and Thuâs love story has gone viral online.
âWow,â tweeted actress Debra Messing. âThis is so powerful, and beautiful. #loveisloveisloveâSource: Google News Vietnam | Netizen 24 Vietnam