Ashley Hebert left Ben Flajnik in the dust after he proposed on the season finale of The Bachelorette. Now, sources are saying that the winemaker is the going to be the next Bachelor.
Today EW reports that their sources have confirmed an earlier report that the 28-year-old from Sonoma, CA has gotten the nod from ABC and The Bachelor producers, although the network has not confirmed the news.
As The Hollywood Know reported earlier, Flajnik had been contacted by Twitter by Jennifer Love Hewitt, but EW reports that Hewitt told Ryan Secrest, “Rumors are rumors … we did meet, but totally by coincidence.”
The Bachelor will return in January 2012.