Gia Allemand

 

Date Of Birth

March 20, 1984
 

Biography

Gia Allemand was one of the 25 contestants who competed for the heart of Jake Pavelka on The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love. Before joining the show she was a swimsuit model from New York who owned a hair salon.

Jake and Gia grew close during the hometown date, as well as the Fantasy Suite date, but her failure to express her feelings to him became a detrimental factor in Jake's decision during episode 7's Rose Ceremony . Gia was then eliminated, consequently landing third place in the competition.

Gia made her reality TV comeback when she joined the cast of the first season of Bachelor Pad, where she competed against other contestants from the franchise. She was, however, eliminated in the third episode.

In 2011, Gia was cast again on the second season of Bachelor Pad.

On August 14, 2013 Gia Allemand died of an apparent suicide. She was 29 years old.
 

Place of Birth

Staten Island, New York
 

Birth Name

Gia Allemand
 

Gender

Female
 

Fun Facts

On The Bachelor, Gia Allemand was one of the girls who participated in the photo shoot for InStyle Magazine.

She got her chance on a one-on-one date with Jake in episode 4 where they played Hide 'n Seek and Spin the Bottle.

Jake's attraction towards Gia grew by episode 5 when she went on a two-on-one date with Jake and Vienna. Though she initially felt like the third wheel, Jake assured her that he was falling for her. She was eliminated two episodes later.

Enjoyed Hot Yoga.
 

Awards

 

Filmography

Bachelor Pad, Season1, Season 2

Ghost Trek: The Kinsey Report (short)

The Bachelor, Season 14

2010 20/20 (TV series documentary)
 

Nickname

Gia
 

Height

5'7
 

Quotes

"I've always had trouble opening up to people. After my last breakup, being able to feel feelings again was worth it."- Gia Alliemand, The Bachelor Exit Interview