A former juror appears! Brother Alum Claire Leffus When Derek Shao gave exclusively every week Their thoughts on Season 24 as the finale looms.
“It’s very interesting now that I’m on the jury,” said 26-year-old Rehfuss. we Tuesday, September 20th.
The New York native, who placed eighth on last year’s CBS series Season 23, revealed who she’s rooting for to take home the $750,000 grand prize.
“Obviously I’m pulling taylor [Hale] 100 percent here. I’m really nervous I don’t know if she can fully grab it in the end,” she said. “If she’s down to third in the final, it’s basically a question of whether she can win the comp.”
Xiao, 25, admitted that he’s not keeping up. Brother Except this season, too, when I hear “Claire screaming from the living room.” The duo met last summer while competing in a reality TV competition. While they were just friends while they were guests, they developed a romantic connection on the jury.
‘I definitely liked having Claire at home,’ Xiao told EXCLUSIVELY we October 2021. I don’t think we could have ever explored that beyond just friendship. ”
Despite not being fully invested in the season, the Maryland native said we that he was partial Michael Bruner before his eviction earlier this month.
“I was certainly rooting for Michael when he was winning all the competitions. Because I started placing targets: “I was pretty upset when he was taken away.”
The product manager was the second judge after last season. Sarah Beth Steagall coordinated plans to backdoor him during her householder’s reign. At the time of his eviction, he had won his two vetoes and his one HOH.
Although the couple’s win was not in the cards Brotherthey teamed up to compete in the 34 this season great race.
“Her parents told us amazing lace boot camp,” Xiao told EXCLUSIVELY we About what he and Lefus prepared. “They showed us how to drive a stick shift. , handed me a map and said, ‘OK, now I have to go home.'”
The AI engineer shared that she “made a very long preparation list” before her cohort revealed he was leaving to make an appearance. Challenge: USAHe dropped out in the sixth episode of the CBS series, love island Alum Shannon St. Clair.
Despite problems with training, the couple used the month between the two reality shows as their “whole intensive course.”
great race Premieres on CBS and Paramount+ on Wednesday, September 21 at 10 PM ET on CBS and Paramount+.
With reporting by Sharon Tharp.