15 Things to Know About ‘Bachelor’ 2017 Fan Favorite Vanessa Grimaldi

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15 Things to Know About ‘Bachelor’ 2017 Fan Favorite Vanessa Grimaldi

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15 Things to Know About ‘Bachelor’ 2017 Fan Favorite Vanessa Grimaldi

Most people have Vanessa Grimaldi at the top of their lists for Bachelor 2017, but how much do we really know about her?

In the brief time she’s been on-screen, we’ve been able to determine she’s beautiful, smart, no-nonsense — and, most importantly, has killer chemistry with Nick Viall.

Other than that, there’s still so much more to learn! Luckily, we have you covered on that. Click through the gallery for 15 things to know about the Season 21 fan favorite!

The Bachelor airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

15 Things to Know About ‘Bachelor’ 2017 Fan Favorite Vanessa Grimaldi
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She’s a proud Canadian

If only I could win a camping trailer on The Price is Right.

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She’s a proud Canadian

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Vanessa hails from Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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She’s trilingual

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She’s trilingual

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Growing up in Quebec, she is fluent in French and English. She also speaks Italian, due to her roots.

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She’s (sort of) age appropriate

"I love being in your arms." - Vanessa ???? #TheBachelor

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She’s (sort of) age appropriate

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At 29 years old, Vanessa is one of the few gals on Season 21 less than a decade younger than 36-year-old Nick.

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She had a short-lived acting career

#fbf To my first headshot, shot by @barnev - not only an amazing friend and talented singer, but a genius behind the camera! ????

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She had a short-lived acting career

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The brunette beauty had a few bit parts in TV shows between 2010 and 2014, including Syfy supernatural show Being Human, miniseries Ascension, and Spike’s Blue Mountain State.

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And did some hosting, as well

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And did some hosting, as well

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Briefly, she worked as a co-host of the GameLoft YouTube channel.

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Now, she’s a special education teacher

So proud of my students! Stay tuned for our very special project ❤????????????

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She clearly loves her students!

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She’s a natural beauty

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She’s a natural beauty

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With or without makeup, Vanessa is a stunner.

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She’s not that tall

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She’s not that tall

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Though she appears taller on-screen, she lists her height as only 5-foot-3.

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She and Rachel butted heads

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She and Rachel butted heads

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It probably won’t make it to air, but Reality Steve says Vanessa and Rachel Lindsay got into a fight during Season 21 — though about what, we’re not sure.

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Her #girlsquad is Danielle M., Taylor, and Kristina

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Her #girlsquad is Danielle M., Taylor, and Kristina

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After the show, she’s seemingly remained close to fellow contestants Danielle Maltby, Taylor Nolan, and Kristina Schulman.

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She’s family-oriented

The crazy bunch ????

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She’s family-oriented

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“I respect my family's opinions as they usually are right in the end,” she writes in her bio.

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She’s a gym rat

She’s a gym rat

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The 29-year-old often posts about her workouts, both at the gym and outside hiking and biking.

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She’s great with kids

Being so Canadian in our Mountie PJs ????????#pajamaparty #nephewlove

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She’s great with kids

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And gets practice with her nephew.

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Also, with animals

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Also, with animals

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This gal is a major dog lover!

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She’s a total foodie

Let's play a guessing game! Which burger restaurant in Montreal am I OBSESSED with? #loyalcustomer ????

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She’s a total foodie

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Not only can she cook, but she loves to try new foods and share on social media.

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Most people have Vanessa Grimaldi at the top of their lists for Bachelor 2017, but how much do we really know about her?

In the brief time she’s been on-screen, we’ve been able to determine she’s beautiful, smart, no-nonsense — and, most importantly, has killer chemistry with Nick Viall.

Other than that, there’s still so much more to learn! Luckily, we have you covered on that. Click through the gallery for 15 things to know about the Season 21 fan favorite!

The Bachelor airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.