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Is Nick Viall Dating Rachel Bilson? What He Says!

Rumors have been swirling about “The Bachelor” alum Nick Viall and actress Rachel Bilson, both 38.

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In July, Bilson met Viall on his “Viall Files” podcast, where he revealed that he had slid into her DMs to ask her to appear on it.

When Nick posted a pic with Rachel, he referenced “The Bachelor,” joking, “Will we choose to forgo our individual rooms…” She quipped, “He slid into her…dms #sheaccepted.”

During her appearance, Bilson opened up about dating, telling Viall, “I was talking to this guy a few months back [and] anytime I would bring my daughter up, they would never pursue the question or ask more about her. It was a red flag because anyone that you’re going to get involved with, if you have a kid, they have to be all about the kid.”

After their first meeting, Nick and Rachel would comment on each other’s Instagram photos, sparking dating rumors.

In August, Rachel posted a pic with her “Hart of Dixie” co-stars Scott Porter and Wilson Bethel. Nick replied to her post, “Cute dress.”

Later that month, Rachel complimented Nick’s “sweet cuffs” in a pic.

On Tuesday, Nick addressed the romance rumors in NYC, telling People magazine, “I’m not really defining any relationships these days. But I do think she has a great Instagram and it is very easy to comment on her content.”

He told Us Weekly, "I always had a crush on Rachel. I told her that on my podcast. She was really cool. She’s a lot of fun, has a great sense of humor and she knows how to give me a hard time, and I really appreciate that. Yeah, she’s become a fun and cool friend.”

When asked directly if they are dating, he answered, "I mean she’s a dream, I’ll say that.”

Last year, Nick was linked to January Jones after she confessed her love for “The Bachelor," even revealing that she was attracted to him. During a chat with James Corden, January revealed that she had mixed feelings about Nick, joking, “You don’t know if you like him or if he’s a scumbag, but that’s why I’m attracted to him, maybe.”

After the rumors swirled, Nick told reporters at a Hollywood party, “I’m single now, so I’m not dating January Jones. We’re friends.”

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