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When does 'The Bachelor' return? Season 28 premiere date, what to know about Joey Graziadei

With the "Golden Bachelor" finale upon us, it's time to look ahead to the franchise's next installment.

"The Bachelor" will be back in early 2024 for its 28th season, which will feature Joey Graziadei and his quest for true love.

Graziadei was the runner-up to Dotun Olubeko in Charity Lawson's season of "The Bachelorette" and will now get a second shot at finding his soulmate.

According the ABC news release announcing Graziadei as the leading man for Season 28, the bachelor "won over Bachelor Nation with his honesty and openness to find lasting love" during Lawson's season.

Here's what to know about the newest season of "The Bachelor."

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'The Bachelor' Season 28 premiere date

ABC announced the Season 28 premiere date for Monday, Jan. 22, 2024.

Who is Joey Graziadei?

Graziadei is a 28-year-old teaching tennis pro from Collegeville, Pennsylvania.

"Before his emotional exit, audiences saw Graziadei open up about his family values and how those closest to him have influenced his desire to find lasting love," according to the ABC news release announcing him as Season's 28 bachelor.

Graziadei is looking for a life partner who is outgoing, caring, and shares his love for adventure and exploring the outdoors, according to the release, and loves hiking, surfing and ending his days watching the sunset.

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: When does 'The Bachelor' start?Season 28 premiere date; new 'Bachelor'