"The new man, whose name Maynard would not reveal, lives close to her and daughter Ricki in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Holm proposed to Maynard on the season finale of the "Bachelorette," but it wasn't long after the show aired that rumors of infidelity on both sides began flying.
has a history with one of the show’s female producers. Turns out, he used to date Cassie Lambert, a producer of who, clearly, was involved in the selection of Emily’s potential suitors.
Cassie and Arie’s romance has long been over and Cassie’s currently engaged to another producer on the show – but the strange fact that her ex was cast can’t be ignored.
According to the source, Luyendyk Jr., who currently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona, had been in a relationship with Sydney Stempfley for over a year, but broke up with her just two nights before the announcement so he could do the show.
on Thursday, fans of the show and even former contestants have been weighing in, many social media users were calling out the network for not choosing the fan-favorite from Rachel Lindsay's season of , placing second to Jef Holm.
Then the Emily fans are insisting he meant it nicely, as if to say she’s not as conniving and greedy as people think!
I’m going to go out on a limb here and guess that is was meant as a slam.
Some are in agreement that she’s a whorelette and Arie dodged a bullet.
We already know that Jef and Emily’s relationship crashed and burned within about 15 minutes and his family has totally trash talked her to the press, confirming that she cheated on Jef pretty much from the get-go.
Meanwhile Arie is still friends with Jef but had managed to keep his mouth shut, until yesterday when he posted a simple tweet saying, It was quickly deleted from his Twitter but the tweet is still intact on his Facebook page and boy have the fans reacted!
"The Bachelor" has named its next star -- and it's definitely a surprise.
Arie Luyendyk Jr., who was the runner-up on Emily Maynard's season of "The Bachelorette" back in 2012, will be the leading man of the hit ABC reality show's 22nd season, set to air in early 2018.