The Next Bachelor is….. Ben Higgins?
If you have been watching The Bachelorette with Kaitlyn Bristowe this season, it’s safe to say you noticed one of the contestants….Ben Higgins. He is tall, dark and handsome and not only are women everywhere swooning, they are sure to be wanting to be a contestant on the next season of The Bachelor.
Ben Higgins was sent home by Kaitlyn Bristowe, following a romantic overnight date in a castle. Higgins confessed his love for Bristowe, but seriously never stood a chance against her final two men, Nick Viall and Shawn Booth. Kaitlyn’s feelings were too strong for her to deny. She had a tough decision to make and she didn’t take it lightly, crying before finally sending Ben home. He was a class act when he was eliminated and was sent home broken hearted.
While ABC hasn’t confirmed the news of Higgins being the next bachelor, E!Online is reporting while Ben has yet to finalize his contract, he is “pretty much a lock.” Unless something changes between now and The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose, when the announcement will be made, Ben will be handing out the roses next season of The Bachelor.
Ben’s sincerity and charming personality, not to mention his Peter Brady looks and gorgeous dimples, have made him a fan favorite.
Also in the running for The Bachelor is the runner-up of this season, who at this point is said to be……
Keep reading to see who the runner-up is said to be. We do not want to give away any spoilers without warning our readers.