Kaitlyn Bristowe’s loss is Bachelor Nation’s gain.
“I am [ready to find love],” Higgins said on the Bachelor in Paradise after-show. “I have a great example of love through my parents and grandparents and family. I’m ready to start sharing my life with somebody.”
Following the big announcement, comedienne Amy Schumer (who guest-starred on the most recent Bachelorette season) called in with these words for Higgins: “Ben, I would say, ‘Don’t do it!’ No, I’m so excited for you. Find love and then send some my way, OK?”
Watch Harrison announce the new Bachelor below:
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Will you watch The Bachelor with Ben H. in the spotlight? Were you hoping for another of Kaitlyn’s exes to be cast? Hit the comments with your thoughts.