mobile-bannertablet-bannerdesktop-banner
Screen Shot 2016-01-21 at 12.43.54 PM

Watch This Woman Make Herself A Contestant On The Bachelor

Jan 21, 2016

Most fans of The Bachelor fare content watching the show from the safety of the sidelines as hungry, spray tanned young women jostle each other for roses and true love. But superfan Molly Hawkey wanted more. With a little technological boost, she managed to put herself right into the center of all of the action on The Bachelor.

Hawkey took matters into her own hands with some expert editing and Photoshop skills to put herself in the running for Ben Higgins' heart.

The actress and improv star has been documenting her journey via a series of web videos and Instagram photos, which make it pretty clear that she fits right in to the show.

Starting to get nervous #bachelornation

A photo posted by Molly Hawkey (@mollyhawkey) on

While Hawkey is happy to pretend she's in the show, she isn't really interested in signing up for The Bachelor experience. “I honestly couldn’t believe that my family and close friends actually thought I would go on that show OR that anybody would think that The Bachelor would EVER put someone like me on it. I mean, I’m 37 and my hair extensions aren’t nearly long enough," she told Buzzfeed. It's clear she's having fun, though, even if Ben Higgins hasn't taken her for a helicopter ride (yet).

All products and services featured are based solely on editorial selection. TIME may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website.