"The Bachelor" is coming back, but this season, there's a big twist

Who is Arie Luyendyk Jr., the new star of "The Bachelor?".

As the Hollywood Reporter notes, the star of "The Bachelor" or "The Bachelorette" is usually a fan favorite from the previous cycle.

The women going after Nick's heart were very young - there were four 23-year-olds alone!

Luyendyk Jr., the son of two-time Indianapolis 500 victor Arie Luyendyk, has competed in the Indy Lights series, among other circuits. "Really, the producers feel like ANY demands coming from Peter are a bit much; they always think everybody should be falling all over themselves to get this honor".

Surprise! Shocking Bachelor fans expecting Peter Kraus or Eric Bigger, ABC went in another direction for next season choosing Arie Luyendyk Jr. Sources tell me that fans are extremely excited.

He added: 'I'm not concerned what people think. I'm just focused on the outcome. Is a Good "Bachelor" Pick, " which argued that "he might be able to restore the show to its rightful form". While many believed it to be one of Rachel Lindsay's finalists-Peter Kraus and Eric Bigger were a few of the names consistently mentioned-producers and executives made a decision to return to the show's roots.

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Bachelor in Paradise, which ends its season Monday night, had series record ratings for its Season 4 premiere but was down overall nearly 13 per cent, according to the website TV Series Finale. "I want to someone to share my life with".

In 2015 there was talk that Arie was close to being the Bachelor.

But there are also those who are thrilled about the new Bachelor and totally ready to join Luyendyk Jr. on his romantic journey...

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Reality Steve had said it would be Peter Kraus, insisting that he was the guy they always wanted.