Bachelor in Paradise stars Brandon Jones and Serene Russell got engaged during season final

Bachelor in Paradise stars Brandon Jones and Serene Russell got engaged during season final
Source: PEOPLE.com
  • Brandon Jones and Serene Russell, the lovely couple from season eight of Bachelor in Paradise
  • The two got their happy ending during the finale as they exchanged the rings with each other
  • Similarly, the happy couple is all set to walk down the aisle in 2024

Brandon Jones and Serene Russell are now an engaged couple!

Brandon Jones and Serene Russel took their relationship to the next level

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ couple Brandon Jones and Serene Russell got engaged during the season eight final of the show. The pair immediately form a connection on the first day after arriving on the beach. Brandon also gave his rose to Serene during the Rose ceremony.

The two stay smooth sailing for the rest of the weeks as filming progresses. Similarly, they got their happy ending during the finale on Tuesday, November 22. Brandon, 28, got down on one knee into proposal day, he began,

“Serene Brook Russell, I love you. I love you in every sense of the word. You are this ever-lasting spark that has hit me so hard and I have come to the beautiful realization that from the moment I saw you, my happily ever after could’ve never started until I started a life with you,”

Brandon Jones gave his rose to Serene during the Rose ceremony
Brandon Jones gave his rose to Serene during the Rose ceremony (Source: FOX News)

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He then concludes his proposal by saying,

“I will love you until the end of the time. I will love you until my last breath. … Serene Brook Russell, will you make me the happiest man to walk this earth? Will you marry me?”

Similarly, Serene hit it off right away stating,

“Brandon, I have always yearned for a life-changing love, but I had never seen it or experienced it firsthand. But then I met you,”

She continued,

“I feel like we have two hearts cut from the same cloth and I have never felt more seen or understood in my entire life. In you, I have found my best friend, my missing puzzle piece and my soulmate. I love you so much and I’m never going to take that for granted.”

Brandon Jones and Serene Russel have exchanged the rings with each other on final
Brandon Jones and Serene Russel exchanged the rings with each other on the final of Bachelor in Paradise 2022 (Source: Stylecaster.com)

After the show, the two started living together in a brand-new apartment. The couple is also likely to get married in 2024. While speaking to PEOPLE after the show, Russell revealed,

“We are really excited for wedding planning. We’ve landed on 2024, and we’re starting to think what time of year we want to get married in, what kind of wedding we like, do we want it more in the day or at night? We’re starting to have these fun little conversations,”

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Who is Brandon Jones from Bachelor in Paradise 2022?

Brandon Jones is a 28-year-old Traveling Nurse Recruiter and reality tv star from Portland, Oregon. He came into the limelight of the media after appearing as a contestant on The Bachelorette season 18.

Jones didn’t receive the final rose on “The Bachelorette” from Michelle Young and became the runner-up of the show. Michelle chose her winner Nayte Olukoya in the final.

Talking about Brandon’s academic qualifications, he graduated from Western Oregon University in 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management. Prior to that, he earned a degree in entrepreneurship from Portland Community College in 2014.

Presently, he works as a vendor staffing specialist at PeaceHealth, a health system in Washington. Similarly, he earlier worked at companies like Nike, Manpower, Riverdale Landscape, Enterprise Rent-a-Car, and Jimmy John’s.

Brandon Jones and Serene Russel mmediately form a connection on the first day after arriving on the
Brandon Jones and Serene Russel immediately form a connection on the first day after arriving on the beach (Source: FOX News)

Who is Serene Russell from Bachelor in Paradise 2022?

Serene Russell is a 27-years old elementary school teacher, model, and reality tv star from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She was a contestant on The Bachelor season 26 with Clayton Echard, where she was eliminated in the eighth week. In the season, she got her fourth position.

In 2020, Serene graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, Oklahoma, with a bachelor of arts in Professional Media. As a teacher, she worked in Oklahoma City from June 2020 to August 2022.

Along with teaching, she worked as an assistant manager at Lush Fashion Lounge in Oklahoma City. She was also a news intern at Griffins Communication. Further, she’s represented by Wilhelmina Denver and Tabb Models.

According to her Linkedin, she has been a commercial and print model with Brook Model Management from 2012 to 2014. Afterward, she has been working with The Tabb Agency as a commercial and print model since 2014.

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