The Bachelor Spoilers: Bachelor Chris Soules Premiere To Air… Live?!

Well, it will be interesting to see how this plays out.

TVLine is reporting that the new season of The Bachelor that kicks on January 5 and stars Bachelorette reject Chris Soules, will feature a live three-hour premiere.

Citing a source, TVLine reports that the first episode will feature some recorded elements (including the limo drop), but that many parts of the episode will be live and feature Chris Harrison in front of a studio audience.