Did any of us have any doubts in our mind that a Ben would be named the next Bachelor? Even though they tried to throw us off with a quick catch up sesh with Nick on last night’s episode of After Paradise, Ben Higgins was named the next Bachelor.
We all saw this a mile away – he’s good-looking, sweet, funny, good narrator, and late-season fan favourite. I know I’m not the only one who fell mildly in love with him on Kaitlyn’s season. Ben is the perfect call to be the next Bachelor. There is quite the track record for leaning into who the fans want to be the next lead with Juan Pablo, Kaitlyn, Chris, and now Ben. I’m positive Ben will be less controversial than JP and Kaitlyn, but hopefully a little more compelling than Chris and his Iowa backdrop.
One thing is for sure here, and that’s that Ben is going to get a whoooole lot of applications to be his future