Colton Underwood is the next Bachelor 2019

Reveal Michael Strahan announces Colton Underwood as the next Bachelor 2019

Reveal Michael Strahan announces Colton Underwood as the next Bachelor 2019

Season 23 of The Bachelor will debut at midseason on ABC, while Bachelor in Paradise's fifth season wraps Tuesday, Sept. 11, at 8/7c.

Season 22 of The Bachelor was one of the most heated and controversial in recent memory, with Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. having second thoughts as production wound down and after he chose Kufrin his fiancée, and then ran back to runner-up Lauren Burnham.

Underwood was previously featured on Season 14 of The Bachelorette, starring Becca Kufrin. He thanked her for her friendship, noting that he knew it would continue beyond the time they had in Mexico.

Announced this morning on Good Morning America, the man who had been rumored for weeks to take the role, Colton, will begin is journey in dating 25 women to find his ideal one.

"I think you know, part of me has been struggling this whole time". "That's what I'm looking forward to the most, is being engaged and getting married shortly after that", he said.

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However, Underwood isn't going to let this stop him from finding love. "That's what I'm hoping for!"

Many fans of the show took to Twitter to discuss the new Bachelor.

On Tuesday, the former National Football League star was announced as the 23rd "Bachelor" in franchise history, after finishing fourth on Becca Kufrin's season of "The Bachelorette" in July.

But fans were quick to take to social media to refute this claim, as the 26-year-old dated United States gymnast Aly Raisman between 2016 and 2017 and pictures of the pair with Colton's family appeared online. And Tia and I are in a very good place.

When he arrived, he told Tia he wasn't fully over Becca since the pair didn't get any closure, though this was helped when she arrived in paradise to give advice to the budding couples and finally talk to Colton about sending him home in the final rounds of the show.

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