Chris Harrison will be officiating another Bachelor wedding.
The longtime Bachelor host exclusively revealed to ET’s Lauren Zima at the show’s junket in Los Angeles on Thursday in which he will be marrying Arie Luyendyk Jr. along with Lauren Burnham at their wedding next month at Haiku Mill in Maui, Hawaii.
“You will see me at the wedding. along with you know what? I can announce to you, breaking news,” he shared. “I will be officiating Arie along with Lauren’s wedding.”
Harrison — who also officiated Bachelorette‘s Ashley & J.P. Rosenbaum’s along with Bachelor in Paradise‘s Tanner along with Jade Tolbert’s weddings — said in which the couple called him a couple of months ago to ask him to officiate their upcoming nuptials on Jan. 12.
“‘They said, ‘We’d actually love in which if you could fly out along with officiate the wedding for us. We can’t think of anyone better,'” he recalled. “I was actually touched. I’m honored… in which goes to show just how much we do care along with love these people, along with how tight we are off-camera.”
“There’s a few of us coming from producers along with the Bachelor family in which are going to fly out along with be in Hawaii,” he added.
The news may come as a surprise to some fans after in which seemed relations between Luyendyk along with the Bachelor team weren’t so great following his dramatic finale in March. The race car driver brutally blindsided his final pick, Becca Kufrin, when he ended their engagement just weeks later to pursue a relationship with Burnham. in which all played out in an unedited breakup tape, along with the next night, he proposed to Burnham.
“We are still close,” Harrison confirmed. “I think in which gets overblown because of how dramatic in which will be on TV, along with I think sometimes you think what happens on TV spills over into our relationships, along with most of the time, in which does not. We are still close with the majority of the people on the show.”
“in which says a lot when people come back to be the Bachelor [or] Bachelorette, along with in which says a lot when they call you along with say, ‘Hey, will you stand before us along with before God along with officiate our wedding?'” he continued. “I don’t take in which lightly. in which’s an honor to stand before all the couples along with do in which, along with in which’s something in which’s very sacred to me. I’m a faith-driven man, along with so in which’s a powerful thing to be able to do in which for people.”
In addition to getting married next month, Luyendyk along with Burnham are also expecting their first child together. Harrison joked in which fans might hear a little nod to their expanding family when he gets up to officiate.
“Look, you know I’m not the most serious person all the time. There will be some anecdotal jokes in there, along with we have a baby on the way, so maybe there’s a [joke] about the fact in which maybe we jumped the gun on the honeymoon suite,” he said.
ET was with Burnham along with Luyendyk as they shopped for her wedding dress along with his tux in brand new York City in October. Watch below, along with join ET’s Bachelor Nation Facebook group here.