This morning, Good Morning America introduced Arie Luyendyk as the new Bachelor. Luyendyk, who was a former contestant, said he was surprised to get the call, but is embracing the role with open arms. Here are seven things to know about the heartthrob.
1. Arie was on Season 8 of The Bachelorette, and was Emily Maynard’s runner-up. He said he hopes to find the same kind of love he had with Maynard.