12 Things to Know About ‘DWTS’ Contestant Bonner Bolton (PHOTOS)

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12 Things to Know About ‘DWTS’ Contestant Bonner Bolton (PHOTOS)

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12 Things to Know About ‘DWTS’ Contestant Bonner Bolton (PHOTOS)

Bonner Bolton is bringing the heat to Season 24 of Dancing With the Stars with partner Sharna Burgess, but we want to learn a little more about the bull rider.

Click through the gallery above to get the deets on this cowboy.

Dancing With the Stars airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

12 Things to Know About ‘DWTS’ Contestant Bonner Bolton (PHOTOS)
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Yes, he’s a cowboy

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Yes, he’s a cowboy

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Bonner was raised on a ranch and his father was a rodeo cowboy for 20 years!

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And he’s from Texas

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And he’s from Texas

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The 29-year-old was raised in Gardendale, Texas with his four brothers and sisters — Brody, Bridger, Brylee, and Bliss.

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He’s a bull rider

He’s a bull rider

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He fell in love with the sport when he was a little boy and went on to win his first world title at 20 years old. He even got a full ride to Odessa College and Texas Technical Academy on a bull riding scholarship. 

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And almost lost his life

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And almost lost his life

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He was bucked off the back of a bull in January 2016 and was temporarily paralyzed from the neck down after breaking his C-2 vertebrae. He spent six months in recovery and therapy. 

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He models

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He models

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He signed with IMG models, the same agency that signed Gigi Hadid. Take a look at his Instagram and you’ll see why. 

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He was Scott Eastwood’s stunt double!

He was Scott Eastwood’s stunt double!

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If you watch The Longest Ride, you may see Bonner!

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And he may be interested in getting into acting

And he may be interested in getting into acting

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Would you watch Bonner in a movie? The bull rider has been auditioning for films and going to casting calls, so you may seem him on the silver screen soon. 

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He loves the outdoors

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He loves the outdoors

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From fly fishing to paddle boarding, this guy loves hanging outside.

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We think he’s single

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We think he’s single

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There seems to be no girlfriend on his social media pages, so we think it’s safe to say Bonner’s single!

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And his chemistry with Sharna is palpable

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And his chemistry with Sharna is palpable

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Those two have so much chemistry, we can’t wait to see their future dances. He definitely makes Sharna blush!

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He was even caught getting handsy with her on live TV

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He was even caught getting handsy with her on live TV

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We caught you red-handed, Bonner! Watch the bottom left of the screen to catch him in the act. 

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Did we mention he’s good looking?

Did we mention he’s good looking?

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You’re a cutie, Bonner!

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Bonner Bolton is bringing the heat to Season 24 of Dancing With the Stars with partner Sharna Burgess, but we want to learn a little more about the bull rider.

Click through the gallery above to get the deets on this cowboy.

Dancing With the Stars airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.