And Through It All, He Showed Nothing But Respect For Kaitlyn
Ben Higgins didn't walk away with the girl and the final rose on Kaitlyn Bristowe's season of The Bachelorette, but he did walk away with a bunch of adoring fans — and now he's the Bachelor! The 26-year-old software salesman from Denver won over viewers with his sweet, genuine personality and his kind words for Kaitlyn. (Who didn't love it when he stood up for her during the "Men Tell All" episode?) It's Ben's turn to hand out the roses to the women competing for his heart, so to celebrate Monday night's big premiere, check out 11 reasons you can't help but adore Ben!