Arie Luyendyk, Jr.
The Bachelor Spoilers: Arie Luyendyk Jr. Final Four Revealed!
It's that time again, Bachelor Nation!
With Arie Luyendyk Jr. back in the driver's seat (see what we did there) after a five-year hiatus, the roses are about to be handed out.
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Arie Luyendyk Jr. as The Bachelor: First Photo!
As you know, Arie Luyendyk Jr. dumped his girlfriend to become the Bachelor, so we guess that he proven that he's dedicated to playing the leading man.
But just in case you thought that this isn't really happening, Arie's already begun filming his season of The Bachelor.
ABC Plays Race Card in First Bachelor Promo: WATCH!
Arie Luyendyk Jr. Dumped His Girlfriend to Become the Bachelor!
The identity of the new Bachelor has been revealed and his name is Arie Luyendyk Jr.
He's the leading man that nobody expected ... and, from the way that the Bachelor Nation has responded, also the leading man that nobody asked for or wanted.
Arie Luyendyk Jr. Dated Courtney Robertson, is "the Best" at Boning
The leading man of any season of The Bachelor is supposed to be the season's protagonist, of sorts. You might root for a hopeful contestant, but by doing so, you're rooting for the Bachelor himself, too.
But what are viewers supposed to think when they find out that this next season's leading man was, until very recently, dating one of the franchise's most infamous villains?
Arie Luyendyk Jr. Named The Bachelor: Why Was He Picked?
While the Internet is freaking out that Arie Luyendyk Jr. is the next Bachelor, ABC's powers that be are at peace with the surprise decision.
Despite a fan base clamoring for Peter Kraus (among others) from the most recent season of The Bachelorette, Arie got the nod. Why?
Yes, Twitter, This Person Really is The New Bachelor...
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Arie Luyendyk Jr, may not be a name that fans of The Bachelor will recognize immediately, but it's one they've heard before.
The 35-year-old race car driver appeared on the eighth season of The Bachelorette in 2012, finishing in second place.