There's no denying the Sophie's appointment was a surprise.
Previous Bachelorettes, Sam Frost and Georgia Love came to the show relatively unknown, fresh faces, but Sophie has had decades in the public eye and her relationships have been hotly followed.
Monk's professional music career began in 1999 when she responded to an advertisement at the recommendation of her mother which requested girls with vocal and dance experience.
The advertisement was for an Australian reality television series, Popstars, a TV talent show which aimed to create a successful new girl group.
She has appeared in films such as Date Movie (2006), Click (2006), and Spring Breakdown (2009).
In 2015, Sophie was declared the winner of the fourth season of The Celebrity Apprentice Australia.
The combined success of her group and solo work launched Monk into the world of celebrity and celebrity dating.reported Monk had said she was sure of the relationship during the announcement."It feels right - I think you know when you know," she said The pair were said to have broken off their engagement two months later in March.The new couple were pictured together in Sydney last Friday and the producer protectively held the hand of his 2Day FM radio host girlfriend, before it was known publicly that they are in a relationship.Curiosities were aroused after she flirty told Leto on air: 'I was thinking about maybe you being my boyfriend, and then I thought about it and I thought... like God just went you can act, you can sing, you can dress well, you're super hot.'Gordon, meanwhile, worked as a digital producer for Melbourne's Fifi & Jules radio program before moving to Sydney with Jules Lund to help form the 2Day FM Breakfast team, alonside Sophie, Merrick Rosso and Mel B.