Ben Flajnik may have been The Bachelor years ago, but he still had one of the most controversial and dramatic seasons of all time. Not only did he have an amazing crop of women, he ultimately picked the villain of the season, Courtney Robertson, at the end.
Though his time on reality TV has seemingly ended, here are five fast facts you need to know about former The Bachelor star, Ben Flajnik, right here.
Brush With the Law
While Flajnik was in college at the University of Arizona, he was a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. Unfortunately, in 2003, he was busted for underage drinking by the campus police. Thankfully nothing too serious came of it for Flajnik.
Though he studied music production in college, Flajnik and his two friends decided to establish a wine business called Envolve Winery back in 2008. The business was located in Sonoma, California, and Flajnik made sure to take the women on his season of The Bachelor there to visit.
Flajnik got engaged to Courtney Robertson on his season of The Bachelor, which was a controversial decision at the time. Though they seemed happy at the time, they called it off just a few months later. However, they got back together and tried to stick it out for a while longer, before calling it off again. The good news is they are still friends.
After ending his engagement to Robertson, Flajnik made waves in the entertainment world after he was spotted going on a date with actress Jennifer Love Hewitt. Though they apparently had a nice time together, their relationship never really progressed any further. Flajnik claimed Hewitt was the one who pursued him.
Not only did Flajnik supposedly date an actress, but he also became friends with Kris Jenner! Jenner and Flajnik were spotted spending time at his winery together shortly after his season of The Bachelor was over. Though people thought Jenner and Flajnik were dating, they confirmed that they were just friends.