ABC Entertainment and Warner Horizon issued a joint statement in regards to Harrisons departure saying, “Chris Harrison is stepping aside as host of ‘The Bachelor’ franchise. We are thankful for his many contributions over the past 20 years and wish him all the best on his new journey.”
Harrison also made an announcement to Instagram with a post that wrote “I’ve had a truly incredible run as host of ‘The Bachelor’ franchise and now I’m excited to start a new chapter. I’m so grateful to Bachelor Nation for all of the memories we’ve made together. While my two-decade journey is wrapping up, the friendships I’ve made will last a lifetime.”
And with all of this news circulating quickly, reaction came quickly as well.
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