Not Married Yet! Did Chris Soules Get Married To His Girlfriend? If Not Who Is He Dating Now?
After making an on-air proposal to his lady love through the show The Bachelor season 19, Chris Soules had shattered many female hearts while several more eyes got wet. With so much of PDA on air, is Chris on the verge of getting married to his girl or has he secretly settled in with his love?
Without any further delay, we shall be uncovering the love life and the current status of the handsome hunk.
Is He Married?
Back in November 2014, Chris Souls proposed Whitney Bischoff through the show The Bachelor Season 19 aired on the ABC. The entire proposal was like a fairy tale accompanied by a dazzling solitaire.
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With the commencement of strong love story via the show, the pair moved in together in Los Angeles where Chris was competing for the reality show Dancing with the Star's 20th season.
After the show" The Bachelor" Whitney flaunts her diamond ring with Chris Souls in 2014 (Photo Credit:dailymail.co.uk)
Despite showing much of love and affection in and off the demonstrate, to everyone's surprise, the news of their separation surfaced. The pair were said to have broken their six months long engagement. Though the couple spoke nothing about the downfall of their relationship, their representation confirmed their separation to The Dailymail on 30th May 2015. The rep stated,
“Whitney Bischoff and Chris Soules have mutually and amicably decided to end their engagement. They part with nothing but respect and admiration for one another and will continue to be supportive friends. They wish to thank everyone who has supported them through this journey.”
Not only the fan followers, even the close friend Chris Harrison gave a reaction on the break up saying,
“'They’re just two kids that were hopefully going to get married, and they’re not now, and that’s sad.”
On the other hand, Chris thanked his fans for the generous support and concern towards the news of his broken engagement via his social media. Whitney revealed about her friendship with Chris after separation through her social media.
In 2016, Whitney spilled few details about her breakup through a source. She revealed,
“I think that it’s important that we maintain our friendship, and I love that we were able to end things cordially. We went through something unique, and I think that we’ll have a friendship for the rest of our lives.”
Whitney got engaged to another actor Ricky Angle in 2015, while the soaring relationship of Whitney and Chris had again surfaced when Whitney shared several tweets regarding the relationship advice given by Chris on The Bachelor season 21.
Well, even though Whitney and Chris have moved on with their life seems like there remains some sour part engraved in the heart of Whitney where she is pouring through indirect tweets on the relationship area.
Is Chris Still Mourning The Past, Or Has Moved On?
Before hooking up on the show, Chris got engaged to his high school love Sheena Schreck. However, the relationship ended before tying the knot. The actor has neither revealed any picture of his sweetheart nor has shared any details about her current relationship status. The major downfall in his love life came after the broken relationship with Whitney.
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It looks like the actor is still stuck with the broken pieces from the prior relationship for through an interview published by the realitytvworld.com on March 2017, Chris expressed his difficulties in dating and finding a right woman. He said:
“It's been real, still hard.”
“There is nothing more that I want than a family, and children, and a wife, and a partner in life. People ask why single people are still single. That's because I think a lot of people just are trying to find the right person. I'm conscientious about who that [woman] is going to be and knowing that I make the right decision for myself, my family, and my business somebody who can embrace what I'm doing and appreciate all those things. And that's going to happen. It's just a matter of time."
Well, at present Chris is single and is fully focusing on himself as per his statement which states,
“I've been trying to be me and catch up on things that are imperative to me that have been there for me for my whole life. Whether it's family, work, taking on some regular opportunities to raise money for charities. It's kind of where I've put my focus instead of dating for a while. I'm still the single guy.Everybody else is dating somebody! Everybody's got boyfriends, they're all doing well in life, and that's what it's about."
Through his Twitter post, one can identify his as a modest man, who loves children.
Chris Soules, What Is He Doing Now?
The Bachelor star, Souls, got arrested on 24th April 2017 in a hit and run case. Chris got arrested on Monday and was charged for leaving the accident scene after he got involved in a car accident. His lawyers Sean Spellman and Molly Spellman revealed the scenario through a press release, where they said:
"Chris Soules was involved in an accident Monday evening on April 24 in a rural part of Iowa near his home. He was devastated to learn that Kenneth Mosher, the other person in the accident, passed away. His thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Mosher’s family."
According to The Fox News, the reality star was drunk while he hit a farmer named Kenny in the north of Aurora. A day after the arrest, Chris appeared on the court and was released on a bail of $10,000 posted by his mother, Linda.
In November 2018, the reality star pleaded guilty in one count of a serious injury accident, a misdemeanor. Before taking the plea deal, he was charged with a Class D felony. But, after negotiations with his prosecutors and lawyer, his charges were reduced.
If charged Chris faces a maximum two years in prison and a fine of up to $6,250 plus costs and surcharges. His final sentencing was initially planned to be held on 8th January 2019 but, was pushed to 12th February of the same year.
Before the dreaded accident, Chris was doing well in his career in agriculture. He declared himself as the ambassador of agriculture and was running third generation farming operation, Soules Farms in Iowa.
Well, his parents Gary and Linda also co-own the farm and the family farms over 5,500 acres of land. Via his family business, he amasses a net worth of $1.5 million.