Get to know the next Bachelor, Arie Luyendyk Jr., before Season 22 premieres in January 2018! Six years ago, on Season 8 of The Bachelorette, Arie was in love and a day away from proposing to the woman of his dreams. And then, she broke his heart. Emily Maynard (now Emily Maynard Johnson) may not have been Arie's future wife, but he hasn't been able to find a love like hers since. For a limited time, watch Arie on Season 8 of The Bachelorette and tune in when he returns for a second shot at love on The Bachelor in January.