Chris Harrison & Wife Gwen Jones Split — Will He Be The New 'Bachelor'?

Thu, May 3, 2012 4:35pm EDT by 4 Comments
Gwen Jones and Chris Harrison Divorce

Poor Chris! He’s spent so many years focused on everybody else’s love lives — he lost sight of his own. The ‘Bachelor’ host has reportedly split from his wife of 19 years.

So sad! Looks like Chris Harrison is headed to his own bachelor pad.

The longtime matchmaker has split from his wife of 19 years, Gwen Jones, according to In Touch magazine.

“They are still really close and remain the best of friends,” a source tells In Touch. “They’ve been taking turns with their kids so they can both see them as much as possible. It has been really amicable, with no other parties involved, and Chris has been a total professional while filming The Bachelorette.”

Chris’ rep was unable to comment on the matter to

Hmm! It will be interesting to see how he acts on the Bachelorette! But what we’re really hoping for is that he will be the one giving out the roses!

What do you think, HollywoodLifers? Are you surprised to hear about the split? Vote and weigh in below.

— Nicole Karlis

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