John Paul Jones (born January 3, 1995), better known as "JPJ", is an American television personality. He was a contestant on in season 15 of The Bachelorette before he was eliminated during week 4 by Hannah Brown. After being eliminated from the show, he started appearing on season six of Bachelor in Paradise in August 2019, where he quickly became infamous for his quirky and comical nature. During the show, he began dating Tayshia Adams, before the two split in September of 2019, prior to the show's finale.
Jones is originally from New Carrollton, Maryland. He is a former Financial analyst. He graduated Magna cum Laude from the Catholic University of America in 2017, with a Bachelor's degree in Finance. After the finale of season six of Bachelor in Paradise, John Paul Jones and Tayshia Adams began dating again before ending their relationship once more in late October. In late 2019, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.