Bachelorette Alum Ivan Hall "Wouldn't Feel Comfortable" Doing BIP With Chris Harrison

Bachelorette Alum Ivan Hall "Wouldn't Feel Comfortable" Doing BIP With Chris Harrison

Another member of Bachelor Nation is speaking out against Chris Harrison. Ivan Hall, who competed for Tayshia Adams' heart on season 16 of , discussed the controversy—namely, Chris' questionable defense of contestant Rachael Kirkconnell's self-described "offensive and racist" actions—on Tuesday, Feb. 23's , explaining that he's glad the ABC host is "stepping aside for a period of time," as Chris put it in a recent announcement. "I definitely think that was the right step for Chris to take a step back for now," Ivan told guest host Kym Whitley and E! News' Justin Sylvester and Carissa Culiner during the exclusive chat. "And even going forward, I honestly don't know how this will all shake out, but for myself for example, if they have future shows and if they were to ask me to be on like or something like that—and I'm sure a lot of other contestants feel this way as well—I wouldn't feel comfortable if Chris is there, to be quite frank." The 28-year-old engineer from Texas continued, "[I'm] not saying he can't make a recovery, can't learn from …
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