‘Love Is Blind’: Some of Giannina Gibelli’s Family Was Worried About How She’d Be Portrayed–’We Know How Crazy You Can Be’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Matt Barnett, Amber Pike, Cameron Hamilton, Lauren Speed, Giannina Gibelli, Damian Powers, and Kelly Chase of

Giannina Gibelli starred within the first-ever season of Netflix’s Love Is Blind. Though she didn’t find yourself getting married, she did discover love. She additionally discovered actuality stardom.

Matt Barnett, Amber Pike, Cameron Hamilton, Lauren Speed, Giannina Gibelli, Damian Powers, and Kelly Chase of 'Love Is Blind' | Marcus Ingram/Getty Images for Netflix
Matt Barnett, Amber Pike, Cameron Hamilton, Lauren Speed, Giannina Gibelli, Damian Powers, and Kelly Chase | Marcus Ingram/Getty Images for Netflix

Love Is Blind followers bought to know Giannina because the fiery, passionate lady from Venezuela who “self-sabotage[s]” relationships.

Giannina Gibelli’s members of the family who’re conversant in actuality TV didn’t suppose her happening ‘Love Is Blind’ was a good suggestion

The actuality star says, earlier than agreeing to do Love Is Blind, she went to Florida to speak issues over along with her household (they’re very shut). Some members of the family have been cautious of Giannina’s newest enterprise.

“I have an extended family, right? So some people were supportive, some weren’t,” she stated on a latest episode of “Love In Sight.”

The individuals who weren’t supportive included the members of the family who have been extra conversant in actuality TV.

“Just like cousins and people who have seen reality TV shows and that know. It was always about, ‘We want the best for you. We don’t want you to put yourself in a situation that’s not going to show you in a good light. And we know how crazy you can be,’” she shared.

But Giannina informed her household that she knew what she was doing.

“I was like, ‘You know what, just trust me. I’m a grown woman. Just trust me,’” she stated.

Giannina says she doesn’t watch actuality relationship reveals, however she’s not unfamiliar with the kind of modifying contestants are topic to.

“I’m not fully blind, no pun meant, however I didn’t watch any relationship reveals to know like what made good TV or made somebody fall in love with you. I didn’t know, I didn’t care. But I did watch enjoyable stuff rising up like Top Chef. Those are my sort of actuality reveals,” she stated.

Giannina’s mother and father have been extraordinarily supportive of her happening ‘Love Is Blind’

While Giannina had some cautious prolonged members of the family, her mom and father have been all for her happening Love Is Blind.  

“I told them, ‘I am going away for nine days. I promise you I’m not going to be kidnapped. It’s a show that you can find love and if it happens for me, it happens for me. Great.’ My parents were so supportive. I’m a product of my parents. They’re just as fun, light-hearted, spontaneous as I am. And I don’t think that they were really surprised at all,” she shared.

In reality, Giannina’s mother had a very good feeling about her happening the present.

“My mom is also very intuitive. She was a model back in Venezuela and everything. And she just kind of saw it as living through me in a way. And she just told me, ‘This is for you. You’re going to find the love of your life. I feel it. Go.’”

Read extra: Giannina Gibelli Explains What She Was Doing for Work During ‘Love Is Blind’

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