Michael Stagliano is a break dance instructor who joined The Bachelorette season 5 starring Jillian Harris. He was eliminated in the seventh episode of the competition but later found love in children's book author Holly Durst, who competed on The Bachelor: London Calling with Matt Grant.
Michael, who recently called off his engagement to Holly, was cast on the second season of Bachelor Pad, which includes his ex-fiance. He ended up winning the game with Holly, who ended up being engaged and later married to fellow Bachelor Pad contestant Blake Julian. Determined to find love again on TV, Michael joined the cast of Bachelor Pad season 3.