One of the one fan-favorites to depart the Big Brother 21 home, Nicole Anthony, posted Valentine’s Day photos with co-star Tommy Bracco’s brother, Philip, to her Instagram. After Tommy tried to set Nicole up together with his brother whereas they nonetheless lived within the BB home, the 2 met final month and have spent some collectively. Are they courting?
Nicole Anthony on ‘Big Brother 21’
Known for her variety spirit and shut alliance with Cliff Hogg III, Long Island-native Nicole Anthony performed an under-the-radar recreation and relied on her robust social expertise to final all through the competitors.
She ended up on the block on Week 3, however flipped the vote and survived elimination regardless that the nine-person alliance, Unde9able, focused her. The alliance despatched residence Sam Smith and separated from Nick Maccarone and Isabella Wang, turning into Six Shooters.
However, that alliance dissipated as soon as Jack Matthews uncovered Holly Allen and Kat Dunn’s pre-existing relationship. The revelation separated Holly and her showmance, Jackson Michie, from the remainder of the home, they usually made a fruitful secret alliance with Nicole and Cliff.
Throughout the sport, Nicole was the swing vote for nearly each elimination and nominated one of many greatest threats within the recreation, Christie Murphy, for eviction, efficiently sending her to the Jury. She then saved her closest ally with the Power of Veto, and controversially selected to evict Tommy Bracco over Jackson’s showmance, Holly on the ultimate 5.
Nicole then misplaced Cliff at ultimate 4, and didn’t win both a part of the final Head of Household competitors, sending her to the Jury in third place. Many Big Brother followers rooted for Nicole to win as they beloved her spirit however didn’t like different castmates, and he or she gained America’s Favorite Houseguest.
Is Nicole Anthony courting Tommy Bracco’s brother, Philip?
While dwelling within the Big Brother home, viewers heard Tommy telling Nicole that he thought she can be good for his brother, Philip. In an October 2019 Instagram Live with Tommy’s household, Philip, sporting a Unicorn School shirt in assist of Nicole, admitted he would vote for the preschool aide over Tommy for America’s Favorite Houseguest.
When the remainder of the household started to protest, Tommy’s cousin joked it “doesn’t matter as a result of they’ll be splitting that cash down the road once they’re married.”
After Nicole left the home, she created her first Instagram and instantly adopted 18 individuals: her castmates, Julie Chen, and Philip Bracco. Then, the 2 talked for a few months till assembly in January 2020, the place they accomplished an escape room collectively.
For Valentine’s Day a month later, Nicole posted a number of photos of her day with Philip at one other escape room and consuming dinner at a steakhouse. In her caption, she known as this 12 months “perfect” due to “the handsome man in these photos.” Tommy commented, joking that he wasn’t “freaking out at all” and referred to Nicole as his “sister-in-law.”
Nicole additionally documented a few of their day on her Instagram story and posted a video of Philip carrying her on his again as a result of her boots began hurting her ft. She captioned it, “Philip to the rescue,” and known as him her “knight in a leather jacket.”
Even although the 2 haven’t publicly acknowledged they’re in a relationship, the Valentine’s Day post implies the couple are greater than buddies.