Bachelor star Brittany Hockley will make her feature film debut in 2020 as a cast member in Malibu Crush.
The brunette stunner spoke exclusively to Daily Mail Australia about her exciting venture, and why she never spoke about her love of acting on the dating show.
'I’ve been studying acting as a hobby and passion for years, but I’ve never properly pursued it... until now,' Brittany, 30, said.
EXCLUSIVE 'I'd happily move overseas for the right opportunity': The Bachelor's Brittany Hockley has secured her first feature film role and reveals why she kept her acting dreams a secret on the dating (Pictured with Riverdale star KJ Apa in February, 2019)
Brittany describes her new independent movie, due out next year, as a romantic comedy with plenty of laughs.
The radiographer said: 'I've always been in the medical industry so that is what I’ve focused on. Acting was just a side passion.'
Brittany was contacted directly by the director/producer of Malibu Crush about the role, and after recording a self-taped audition and meeting in person, was offered the gig.
'It's a really great bunch of people and I’m excited to be given the opportunity, and to learn from it,' Brittany said of being cast in Malibu Crush.
'I’ve been studying acting as a hobby and passion for years': Brittany describes her new independent movie, Malibu Crush, as a romantic comedy with plenty of laughs
'I didn’t want people to confuse my reasons for going on the show': Brittany said she never spoke about her acting history and dreams on The Bachelor as she 'really did go on' for love (Pictured: Brittany with 2018 Bachelor Nick 'Honey Badger' Cummins)
Brittany, who was one the runner-ups on Bachelor Nick 'Honey Badger' Cummins' controversial season in 2018, said her time on the dating series reignited her acting dreams.
'I just had a ball filming that. I guess I never really spoke about my love and experience in acting as I didn’t want people to confuse my reasons for going on the show as at that point it really was always just a hobby.