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Jesse Palmer is the new host for season 26 of The Bachelor


Jesse palmer, will you accept this rose and be the new guest of The single person?

Indeed, it will. The 42-year-old former football pro has officially assumed the role of host for season 26 of the ABC dating franchise, the channel reported on Tuesday (September 28th).

Palmer certainly knows the franchise. He starred in the fifth season of The single person in 2004. He gave his final rose to Jessica bowlin, but they split up shortly after the show aired. He is now engaged to model Emely fardo.

Palmer said in a statement: “For over 20 years, The single person brought dozens of unforgettable love stories to the world, including mine. Falling in love is one of life’s greatest gifts, and I’m honored to have the opportunity to return to the show as the host this season to offer the final Bachelor tips from an experience of first hand and I am grateful to play a small part in his journey. “