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"The Bachelor" has named its next star -- and it's definitely a surprise.
Arie Luyendyk Jr., who was the runner-up on Emily Maynard's season of "The Bachelorette" back in 2012, will be the leading man of the hit ABC reality show's 22nd season, set to air in early 2018.
(Photo by Tiffany Rose/Wire Image)INDIANAPOLIS - MAY 29: Arie Luyendyk, Kim Kardashian, Arie Luyendyk Jr and Kris Jenner visit the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 29, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana.
(Photo by Michael Hickey/Wire Image)FONTANA, CA - FEBRUARY 3: Indy Car driver Arie Luyendyk Jr.
was slated to be The Bachelor back in 2014, but was replaced last minute by Chris Soules."They actually told Arie he was gonna be the Bachelor," Lowe told Dish Nation in 2015.
"They flew [him] down, had a camera crew, filmed him telling his family he was gonna be the next Bachelor -- then pulled the rug out from underneath him and made Chris the Bachelor."How long all the "Bachelor" relationships have lasted: "The Bachelor" (Season 1): Alex Michel didn't propose to Amanda Marsh when he chose her over Trista Rehn back in 2002, and they broke up after several months of dating.
(Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)THE BACHELORETTE - 'The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose' - Emotions ran high as Emily sat down with Chris Harrison, live, to talk about her final two bachelors.
She took viewers back to those final days in exotic Curaï¿½o when she was conflicted about being in love with two men.
Emily discussed her relationships with Arie and Jef and the heart-wrenching decision that changed all of their lives forever.
Both men returned to share the bombshell outcome of the series.
It was the emotional ending to Emily's heartfelt journey to find true love, live, on 'The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose,' SUNDAY, JULY 22 (- p.m., ET).
Mesnick and Malaney famously wed on a TV special called "The Bachelor: Jason and Molly's Wedding" in March 2010.