The Next Bachelor Announced

In our effort to continue reaching out to the ladies by covering shows the ladies like, we have some news on THE BACHELOR.  ABC has announced who the next Bachelor will be on their series when it premiers in January.

The next Bachelor will be fan favorite Sean Lowe who was eliminated from THE BACHELORETTE last season.  You can see his Bachelor video here.

THE BACHELOR premiers on ABC January 7, 2013.  I know this show is crazy popular with a lot of my female friends so rest assured ladies, I’ll be covering this show to give you the insight and analysis that you have come to love and need.

Here is ABC’s full press release (because that’s how we roll):

Monday, November 19, 2012
ABC Television Network
PRESS RELEASE – PRESS RELEASE – ENTERTAINMENT –
FAN FAVORITE SEAN LOWE SEARCHES FOR LOVE AGAIN ON ABC’S HIT ROMANCE REALITY SERIES, “THE BACHELOR,”
FAN FAVORITE SEAN LOWE SEARCHES FOR LOVE AGAIN ON ABC’S HIT
ROMANCE REALITY SERIES, “THE BACHELOR,” WHEN IT PREMIERES JANUARY 7, 2013
A heavy sigh went out from millions of viewers as they shared Sean Lowe’s heartbreak when Emily Maynard – who all season long called him the “perfect man” — made him the last bachelor eliminated before the finale of the eighth edition of “The Bachelorette.” It completely blindsided Sean, who finally had been able to admit to Emily that he was in love with her. Now, after falling for Emily, Sean knows the time is right for him to make the ultimate commitment to the right woman and to start his own family, when the 17th edition of ABC’s hit romance reality series, “The Bachelor,” premieres MONDAY, JANUARY 7 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
       Sean, 28, a successful Dallas businessman and entrepreneur, totally charmed Bachelor Nation when he pranked Emily on his hometown date, fooling her into thinking initially that he still lived at home with his parents. Having fallen in love on “The Bachelorette,” this sincere, reliable all-American guy is confident that he will find his soul mate and a lasting, love-filled relationship this time on “The Bachelor.” A real romantic, he loves to make a woman feel special and, as a life-long Texan, holds Southern values close to his heart. He wants to propose once, be married once and live a faithful family life, like his parents, who have had a loving 35-year union. Sean has a clear vision of what his life would be like with that one special woman: He wants to be the patriarch of a family that is centered on faith, love and laughter. He is eager to be a supportive husband who will encourage his wife to chase her dreams, and to be someone she can rely on to help her through good and bad times. Quite simply, he is looking for his best friend. Sean also wants a big family and would love to adopt a child, as well as have some of his own, as long as he can pass on the values he has taught his kids.
       His close-knit family includes a sister, Shay, who was introduced to her husband by Sean. The two men were best friends on their college football team. Shay and her husband have two children, whom Sean adores.
       The 6’3″ Sean went to Kansas State on a full football scholarship and, as a linebacker, was part of the 2003 Big 12 Conference Championship Team. He also received a BS in social science. Although he started off his career in finance, he followed in his father’s footsteps in the insurance industry before committing to his new enterprise, owning and running an upscale, custom furniture business.
       Sean has varied hobbies and interests, including camping, wakeboarding, dancing, outdoor activities, attending concerts and doing just about anything with his two dogs, Lola and Ellie.
       Hosted by Chris Harrison, “The Bachelor” is produced by Next Entertainment in association with Warner Horizon Television. Mike Fleiss and Martin Hilton are the executive producers.
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2 Comments on The Next Bachelor Announced

  1. It’s hard to believe that this show is still popular. I love reality TV, but this one is PAINFUL to watch. Looks like you are taking one for the team in committing to watch it.

    • Midwest Mike // November 20, 2012 at 9:55 am //

      I have friends that go nuts over this show. I’ve never watched it but I’ll watch the coming season so I can report on it. The guy looks pretty dreamy so we’ll see how it goes.

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