Chad Johnson first gained famed after appearing on season 12 of The Bachelorette competing for JoJo Fletcher’s heart in 2016. He was the season’s villain.
He continued his reality TV career by joining season three of Bachelor in Paradise in summer 2016. The Oklahoma native then starred on Famously Single in 2017 and Celebrity Big Brother UK the same year, where he finished in fifth place. Johnson was a part of 2018’s Ex on the Beach cast on MTV where he was faced with his ex Madeline Sullivan.
In February 2020, Johnson made headlines when he was arrested for domestic violence after an incident involving his then-girlfriend Annalise Mishler. On March 20, 2020, he was arraigned and pled not guilty to six misdemeanor charges. In April 2020, he started an OnlyFans account and revealed that he was going into porn.
Before being on TV, Johnson served in the United States Marine Corps and had a career in real estate.