He ultimately chose Sarah Brice, but did not propose.
|No. in season||Title||Original air date|
|1||"Week 1"||March 28, 2005|
|The women are given five minutes to prepare to meet Charlie, the new bachelor for the first time. Twelve women move on.|
|2||"Week 2"||April 4, 2005|
|Two women are chosen as the most compatible with Charlie for the first individual dates. Charlie must decide to either give them a rose during the date or have them leave immediately without returning to the house. Three women are sent home.|
|3||"Week 3"||April 11, 2005|
|Charlie takes one bachelorette to an art gallery, one skating in centarl park and the rest go bowling with him. One bachelorette leaves without a rose.|
|4||"Week 4"||April 18, 2005|
|The women go on another round of individual and group dates. Charlie must eliminate two women.|
|5||"Week 5"||April 25, 2005|
|The final four women take Charlie to visit their parents and hometowns. One women is sent home.|
|6||"Week 6"||May 2, 2005|
|All three women go on exotic overnight dates with Charlie in Aruba. After the rose ceremony, one ladie is sent home.|
|7||"The Women Tell All"||May 9, 2005|
|Rejected bachelorettes return to confront each other and dish on Charlie and the show.|
|8||"Finale"||May 16, 2005|
|Charlie brings the remaining bachelorettes home to meet his parents. Charlie must decide whom he will choose.|
|9||"After the Final Rose"||May 16, 2005|
|Charlie chooses his final pick, live on national television.|
Where are they now?
O'Connell chose Brice to be the winner but did not propose to her and instead began a relationship. They broke up in September 2007, but got back together in 2008. However, they called it quits again in 2010.