They fell in love while America watched; now Ben Higgins and Lauren Bushnell are sharing the next phase of their life with America! It was announced Wednesday, June 22, 2016 that the couple will have a show on Freeform this October! The couple who appeared on season 20 of The Bachelor, became engaged on the show’s finale on March 14,2016.
Since then fans have been able to follow the couple’s adventures on social media. Now fans will get the chance to watch them once again, Ben and Lauren:Happily Ever After is slated to premiere this October!
According to E! News a press release says the show will follow the couple as they learn how to fit in each other’s lives as well as plan their upcoming wedding which is expected to happen within the next year, but no date has been set yet. The show will also show them exploring new things; Higgins wants to explore politics and Bushnell wants to establish her identity post The Bachelor. Freeform also promises appearances from The Bachelor and The Bachelotte fan favorites.
FreeForm executive Vice President of programming and development Karey Burke said “Ben and Lauren are the biggest Bachelor couple of the last 10 years, Their romance captured everyone’s attention, and we are delighted to continue their story on Freeform.”
Go Cubs Go!!! Today is an exciting day for many reasons! Can’t wait for today’s game AND for all of you guys to watch our life after the bachelor. So thankful for all the kind people in the world and everyone who has supported us on our journey! We are so excited for you to see our new series #BenandLauren Happily Ever After on @freeform this October 💃🏼
The couple took to Freeform’s Instagram page to share the exciting news! Bushnell then shared more pictures of their day on her social media accounts which was spent at a Cub’s game! Bushnell also expressed her happiness at getting to share the next step in their journey together!