Jesse Palmer is the brand new host of “The Bachelor.” The information was confirmed on September 28, 2021, by Variety.
Rumors that Palmer was going to land the function, taking up — formally — for Chris Harrison, have been circulating for a few weeks. However, along with his schedule as a university soccer broadcaster, some folks did not assume that he had the time — or that he would even need the job. As it seems, he did.
Palmer is an fascinating option to tackle the internet hosting gig, as he himself was on the truth show again in 2004. He didn’t, nevertheless, get engaged on the finale.
According to a tweet from Reality Steve, Clayton Echard’s season of “The Bachelor” started filming on the Bachelor Mansion on Tuesday, September 28, 2021. This is probably going why the host announcement was made in the present day; it was solely a matter of time earlier than the information obtained out another approach.
Here’s what it is advisable to know:
Palmer May Not Be the Permanent Host of the Franchise
Palmer has been within the leisure enterprise for a number of years now. His internet hosting credit embody “Good Morning America,” “Holiday Baking Championship,” and, extra lately, “The Ultimate Surfer,” in line with his IMDb web page.
And whereas “Bachelor” producers really feel that Palmer is the best man for his or her vacant internet hosting job, they is probably not able to make him the brand new face of the franchise, formally. According to Variety, Palmer’s deal solely has him internet hosting one season of “The Bachelor,” to date. If all goes properly, nevertheless, he might discover himself within the function for the opposite franchise exhibits, together with “The Bachelorette” and “Bachelor in Paradise.”
“For greater than 20 years, ‘The Bachelor’ has introduced the world dozens of unforgettable love tales, together with at one time, my very own. Falling in love is one among life’s best presents, and I’m humbled by the chance to return to the show as host this season to supply the most recent Bachelor recommendation gained from firsthand expertise and I’m grateful to play a small half in his journey,” Palmer stated in an announcement, in line with Variety.
Fans Had Hoped That Wells Adams Would Host
On the present season of “Bachelor in Paradise,” Wells Adams stepped up from his function as bartender to tackle the newly created function of grasp of rose ceremonies, in line with Bachelor Nation.
Fans thought that Adams did an excellent job, and plenty of thought he was the proper man for the internet hosting job on a everlasting foundation; he understands the method, he is aware of the folks, and everybody appears to actually like him.
On September 24, 2021, nevertheless, Reality Steve tweeted that the brand new host wasn’t Adams.
“I do not know who the brand new host is but however I’m listening to now that is it is NOT Wells. As reported final month, they’re searching for a brand new, everlasting, solo host,” Reality Steve’s tweet read.