Who Is Chris Harrison’s Permanent Replacement Host on ‘The Bachelor’?
Fans may be wondering who will take Chris Harrison’s place now that he has departed The Bachelor series. The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise have temporary hosts, according to ABC. Harrison’s long-term replacement, on the other hand, has yet to be announced.
The interview between Chris Harrison and Rachel Lindsay was the cause for Chris Harrison’s departure from ‘The Bachelor.’
Harrison appeared on Extra in February 2021 to discuss Matt James’ season of The Bachelor with Rachel Lindsay. Lindsay asked Harrison what he thought of Rachael Kirkconnell’s recently unearthed social media posts as she was interviewing him. Bachelor Nation was not pleased with Harrison’s defense of Kirkconnell.
Following the interview, Harrison stood away as host of The Bachelor and provided no indication of when he might return. He never returned to host the show, as it turned out. In early June 2021, he revealed that he was no longer a bachelor.
Now that Chris Harrison is no longer the host of “The Bachelor,” who will take his place?
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The next obvious question for Bachelor Nation is who will permanently replace Harrison.
According to Variety, “insiders explain that the search for a permanent replacement host isn’t top of mind among ABC brass – at least for now.” “While the position is a major slot to fill, the network has the luxury of time and isn’t in a major rush, since, according to two well-placed sources, it’s likely a permanent host won’t be named until the upcoming season of The Bachelor, which goes into production this fall and doesn’t premiere until January 2022.”
“According to those involved with internal discussions, there is no shortlist on the network or studio’s mind,” the publication stated. “Perhaps the new host will emerge from within the franchise.”
Lindsay and… were among the names listed by Variety. This is a condensed version of the narrative. I hope you found it entertaining.