The Golden Bachelor is a new reality TV show on ABC that will feature a 71-year-old bachelor, Gerry Turner, as he searches for love. The show is set to premiere on September 1, 2023.
Turner is a retired restaurateur from Indiana who is a doting father and grandfather. He is often busy hosting barbecues, playing pickleball, cheering on his favorite Chicago sports teams, four-wheeling, and spending time with friends and family..
Turner was married to his high school sweetheart, Toni, for 43 years. They had two daughters together and two granddaughters. Toni passed away in 2017, and Turner is now ready to find love again.
The Golden Bachelor will follow Turner as he goes on dates with a group of women who are all over the age of 65. The women will compete for Turner’s heart, and he will eventually choose one of them to be his partner.
The show is being produced by Next Entertainment, the same production company that produces The Bachelor and The Bachelorette. It is sure to be a hit with viewers who are looking for a show that celebrates love and romance in the golden years.