Jesse Palmer, a former Bachelor contestant and NFL player, succeeded Harrison after he was ousted from his hosting responsibilities in June 2021. Since then, Harrison has kept a low profile.
Where Is Chris Harrison Now?
Chris Harrison has been concentrating on himself since his dismissal from the Bachelor franchise.
US Weekly reports that after being ousted from the Bachelor franchise, Harrison hired an attorney to represent him.
Uncertain is his intention to pursue legal action.
Shortly thereafter, Harrison reappeared on social media in the midst of the drama and sent a message of support for Colton Underwood after he revealed on Good Morning America that he is gay.
Harrison will be replaced on season 26 of The Bachelor by former contestant Jesse Palmer.
When Is Chris Harrison’s Wedding to Lauren Zima?
On October 25, 2021, the former host announced on Instagram that he would be marrying his longtime girlfriend Lauren Zima.
The two appeared to be standing near a steep cliff.
Next to the newly engaged pair, a round table with a white cover can be seen.
Harrison informed his social media fans that he was “in love” with Lauren.
The post was captioned, “The new phase begins today!”
In a December 2021 interview with PageSix, Catherine Lowe, a reality star from The Bachelor, discussed Chris Harrison’s future marriage plans.
Catherine remarked “They make an adorable couple. Lauren’s great.”
She went on: “He is fantastic. Just recently engaged, he is enamoured [with her].”
What Did Chris Harrison Say About Returning to The Bachelor?
Less than twenty-four hours after the debut of the 2021 season of The Bachelorette, Harrison announced his permanent departure from the programme.
He announced his permanent retirement via social media on June 8, 2021, writing: “Now that my tenure as host of The Bachelor franchise has ended, I’m eager to begin a new chapter.
“I am extremely appreciative to Bachelor Nation for all the memories we’ve had.
While my two-decade odyssey is coming to a close, the friendships I’ve forged will endure forever.
He reportedly left the show with a payout of eight figures.
Harrison and ABC representatives did not answer to The Sun’s request for comment on his departure.
Harrison stated at the time of the scandal that he was prepared to strive to regain the favour of Bachelor Nation.
He explained on Good Morning America: “I intend to return and intend to return. And I believe this franchise can serve as a significant indicator of change.
“I am aware that change is felt by many others in addition to myself. And we are eager and willing to put in the effort to demonstrate this progress.
“This interview is not the end of the process. There is a great deal more work to accomplish. And I am thrilled to be a part of this transformation.”
What did ABC say About Chris Harrison’s Leave?
ABC Entertainment and Warner Horizon announced that Harrison will no longer be a part of the franchise in the future.
The assertion stated: “Chris Harrison will not host The Bachelorette’s upcoming season.
“Chris’s commitment to his work is backed by our assistance.
“In his absence, former Bachelorettes Tayshia Adams and Kaitlyn Bristowe will assist the next Bachelorette for the duration of the upcoming season.