EXCLUSIVE: The next Bachelor was just confirmed LIVE on-air

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We can't wait to watch this!

When Channel 10 made an unconventional choice for The Bachelorette last year, it was a stunning success. 

Well, apart from the fact that Sophie Monk and Stu Laundy broke up…

So it’s hardly surprising that producers have made an offbeat choice for The Bachelor.

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Rumours began swirling over the weekend that Nick “Honey Badger” Cummins would be handing out roses this year but the man himself remained tight-lipped.

But speaking to Fitzy & Wippa this morning, the Honey Badger’s roommate James confirmed the rumours.

Asked by Wippa if it was a big decision for him, James said, “Oh, massive, yeah. He’s a very private dude. Like for him to put himself out there on national TV with that kind of stuff is a big deal for him.”

While the rugby union player’s pretty far from the standard Bachelor dude, he does have one thing in common with them – a stunning set of abs.

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When asked if his pal’s starting filming the series yet, James was more tightlipped, saying, “I don’t know what I can say and what I can’t!”

Guess we’ll just have to wait and see…!


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