The Bold & The Beautiful
Daytime Soap Operas
The Bold & The Beautiful
News - Polls - Rumors - Gossip - Photos - Links - Lists - Previews - Cast List - Birthdays - Newsletter - Mailing Lists - Facts



  • Debuted on: March 23, 1987
  • Network: CBS
  • Created by: William J Bell & Lee Phillip Bell
  • Takes place in: Los Angeles, CA



  • Current Cast

    • Zane Achor as Will Spencer
    • Ashleigh Brewer as Ivy Forrester
    • Darin Brooks as Wyatt Fuller
    • Dick Christie as Charlie Webber
    • Scott Clifton as Liam Spencer
    • Andrew Collins as Jarrett Maxwell
    • Zack Conroy as Oliver Jones
    • Mace Coronel as R.J. Forrester
    • Don Diamont as Bill Spencer, Jr.
    • Reign Edwards as Nicole Avant
    • Rome Flynn as Zende Forrester Dominguez
    • Pierson Fode as Thomas Forrester
    • Jennifer Gareis as Donna Logan
    • Linsey Godfrey as Caroline Spencer
    • Winsor Harmon as Thorne Forrester
    • Jon Hensley as Dr. Meade
    • Anna Maria Horsford as Vivienne Avant
    • Sean Kanan as Deacon Sharpe
    • Thorsten Kaye as Ridge Forrester
    • Katherine Kelly Lang as Brooke Logan
    • Kristolyn Lloyd as Dayzee Leigh
    • Kimberly Matula as Hope Logan
    • Karla Mosley as Maya Avant
    • John McCook as Eric Forrester
    • Alley Mills as Pamela Douglas
    • Lawrence Saint-Victor as Carter Walton
    • Rena Sofer as Quinn Fuller
    • Aaron D. Spears as Justin Barber
    • Heather Tom as Katie Logan
    • Stephanie Wang as Madison Lee
    • Fred Willard as John Forrester
    • Jacqueline MacInnes Wood as Steffy Forrester
    • Jacob Young as Rick Forrester
    Add / Delete someone from the list
    Special Thanks to Leo Logan (Willimantic, CT) for helping us keep this up to date

    (Be sure to scroll down and vote in the showdown poll below)


    This Week On The Bold & The Beautiful




    August 31
    Ridge and Caroline have an important conversation; Brooke talks to Thomas about Ridge and Caroline's relationship.
    September 1
    Caroline gets comfort from an unexpected source; Rick and Maya return from their honeymoon.

    September 2
    Caroline learns the truth about what led to her situation; Steffy endeavors to lure Wyatt to her and Liam's side.
    September 3
    Ivy enjoys being the new face of Forrester at Steffy's expense; Ridge gives Caroline a significant gift.
    September 4
    Ridge gives Thomas unexpected news about his future; Wyatt's inability to make the decision to do what's right irritates Steffy.
    Be sure to scroll down and vote in the showdown poll below.


    Soap Opera
    Newsletter

    Soap Operas
    Mailing List

    The Bold & The Beautiful
    Mailing List

    Tweets from @almosthuman73/the-bold-the-beautfiul

    Options

  • Videos
  • Actor Of The Week
  • Actor Of The Month
  • Actress Of The Month
  • Hunk Of The Month
  • Babe Of The Month
  • Twitter
  • Lists/Polls
  • Poem
  • B&B As A Movie
  • News & Scoop
  • Star Birthdays
  • William Bell
  • Cast List
  • Directors
  • Writers
  • Actor Bios
  • Emmy Central
  • Soap Opera Digest
  • S.O.D. (Kindle)
  • ABC Soaps in Depth
  • CBS Soaps in Depth
  • B&B Mailing List
  • Soap Newsletter
  • Soap Mailing List
  • Show Facts
  • Clarke's Loves
  • Pictures 1
  • Pictures 2
  • Pictures 3
  • Links
  • Books
  • Predictions
  • Soap Addresses
  • Take Five
  • A Look At The Past
  • Soaps as Movies
  • Longest Players
  • Famous Ex-Soapers
  • Other Shows

    All My Children
    Another World
    As The World Turns
    The Bold & The Beautiful
    Capitol
    The City
    Coronation Street
    Dark Shadows
    Days Of Our Lives
    Desperate Housewives
    The Doctors
    Edge of Night
    General Hospital
    GH: Night Shift
    Generations
    Guiding Light
    Loving
    Nashville
    One life To Live
    Ordinary World
    Passions
    Port Charles
    Revenge
    Ryan's Hope
    Santa Barbara
    Search for Tomorrow
    Sunset Beach
    Titans
    Texas
    The Young & The Restless
    Mailing Lists

    Non-Soap Polls

  • Hunk Of The Month
  • Babe Of The Month
  • Top 10 Hunks
  • Top 10 Babes
  • Best Eyes (m)
  • Best Eyes (f)
  • Best Hair (m)
  • Best Hair (f)
  • Best Smile (m)
  • Best Smile (f)
  • Best Abs (m)
  • Best Legs (f)

    Other Sites

    Sponsors


  • Showdown Poll Question

    >Which character should be given the axe?

    (The winner will compete vs. the other soaps starting September 11 on our Daytime Soap Opera's home page)

    Quinn
    Ivy
    Wyatt

    Thomas
    Liam
    Maya
    Other

    If you choose other, please tell us who:


    Results So Far



    The Bold & The Beautiful

    News, Cast Updates and Scoop

    (News section last updated August 29, 2015)

    Watch WINTERTHORNE Now!

    WINTERTHORNE, debuts! The delicious drama, centered around one family's candy dynasty, features plenty of faces familiar to daytime viewers, like GENERAL HOSPITAL's Kirsten Storms (Maxie) and Kathleen Gati (Obrecht), DAYS OF OUR LIVES' Martha Madison (Belle), John-Paul Lavoisier (soon-to-be Philip; ex-Rex, ONE LIFE TO LIVE) and Kevin Spirtas (ex-Craig) and DALLAS matriarch Linda Gray (Sue Ellen; ex-Priscilla, THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL).

    Check it out at www.winterthorne.com.

    Betty White Is Bones' Newest Squintern

    Bones is not messing around in Season 11.

    The long-running Fox procedural has tapped Betty White to guest star as the Jeffersonian’s latest squintern, TVLine has learned.

    White will play Dr. Beth Mayer, an accomplished, sharp as a tack squintern who is brought in to assist in a murder linked to fantasy football — which just happens to be one of her many areas of expertise. With a half century of work under her belt, Dr. Mayer is considered the world’s most experienced forensic anthropologist, which will lead to some serious competition with Emily Deschanel’s Brennan.

    White is coming off of a six-season run on Hot in Cleveland.

    Her episode is scheduled to air in late October. Bones kicks off Season 11 on Thursday, Oct. 1 at 8/7c.

    B&B HITS NYC

    On Monday, September 14, the producers of BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL will host an official “Pop-up” Fan Event in New York City to celebrate the show’s 29th season on CBS Daytime. This is the first time that the soap is hosting a fan event in the Big Apple. Cast members scheduled to appear include Thorsten Kaye (Ridge), Linsey Godfrey (Caroline) and John McCook (Eric), with more expected to be announced soon. Tickets to this exclusive fan event, which will be held at the New York Marriott Marquis from 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. are $195, which includes a Live B&B Viewing Party, a buffet reception lunch, a B&B gift bag, photo opportunities, set tour and memorabilia giveaways, along with a very special “Interactive Experience” to coincide with B&B’s premiere episode, the details of which will be revealed at the event. Tickets will be sold on a first come, first served basis and are extremely limited. Click here for more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-bold-and-the-beautiful-pop-up-fan-event-nyc-and-tri-state-area-registration-18332257275

    #BoldandBeautiful live chat

    Join @CliftonsNotes & @AshleighBrewer1 tmrw 4a #BoldandBeautiful live chat at 1:30pm ET http://ow.ly/RiCdq #LIVY

    Gina Rodriguez accepts dance challenge, passes it along to James Corden

    (Video) “Jane the Virgin” star Gina Rodriguez added some sizzle to her shuffle in her answer to a summons set last week by the stars of fellow CW series “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.” In a just-released video, she is incorporating mambo and salsa moves into a “tap” dance routine.

    The challenge was meant to bring awareness to nonprofit fundraising and grant-making organization Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, to which CW is donating for each video created.

    It also offers a nifty promotional campaign, which interestingly had last week challenged only talent on CBS and CW shows. But all bets are off now that Rodriguez’s dance partner, choreographer Lyrik Cruz, has dared “Grey’s Anatomy’s” Debbie Allen to participate.

    If nothing else, Rodriguez has certainly won the fashion challenge portion of this project. It’ll be fun to see if “Late Late Show” host James Corden, whom she’s dared to participate, can offer up such fancy footwear for his video.

    “Jane the Virgin” returns for its second season Oct. 12 on The CW.

    CBS'S DAYTIME LINEUP POSTS WEEK-TO-WEEK AND YEAR-TO-YEAR GROWTH

    CBS daytime lineup posted week-to-week and year-to-year growth, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Aug. 14.

    THE TALK was up +6% in viewers (2.45m from 2.31m) and +14% in women 25-54 (0.8/05 from 0.7/05) compared to last week, topping "The View" in viewers (vs. 2.29m) and women 25-54 (vs. 0.7/06). Compared to a year ago, THE TALK was up +5% in viewers (from 2.33m).

    Daytime's number one Network television show THE PRICE IS RIGHT 1 gained +3% in viewers (4.82m from 4.69m) and +10% in women 25-54 (1.1/08 from 1.0/08) while THE PRICE IS RIGHT 2 was up +2% in viewers (5.54m from 5.40m) and +8% in women 25-54 (1.3/09 from 1.2/09) from last week. Versus a year ago, THE PRICE IS RIGHT 1 delivered a gain of +9% in viewers (from 4.43m) while PRICE 2 was up +7% (from 5.16m).

    LET'S MAKE A DEAL 1 was up +3% in viewers (2.94m from 2.87m) from last week and +5% (from 2.81m) from last year. LET'S MAKE A DEAL 2 gained +3% in viewers (3.89m from 3.30m) compared to last year.

    THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS increased +2% in viewers (4.82m from 4.74m) from last week and +9% from last year (from 4.43m). THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL notched increases of +9% in viewers (3.82m from 3.45m) and +8% in women 25-54 (1.4/09 from 1.3/09) versus last week and +10% in viewers (from 3.46m) compared to a year ago.

    Curtis Stone and Lindsay Price heat up food event

    Curtis Stone makes time for romance, even when he’s working.

    Stone’s wife, the actress Lindsay Price, joined him at an event for his new at-sea restaurant, SHARE by Curtis Stone aboard Princess Cruises.

    We’re told the couple looked adorable as they hugged and kissed throughout the event, held in Los Angeles Monday night. He even whipped up a special dish for her: a chicken liver parfait with pomegranate marmalade.

    Price, 38, stunned in an off-the-shoulder floral-print dress 11 months after giving birth to the pair’s second child, a son named Emerson Spencer. The celebrity chef, 39, and the former “Lipstick Jungle” star also share a toddler son named Hudson.

    Constantine Maroulis Arrested for Emailing Baby Mama

    Constantine Maroulis has been arrested a second time in less than a week ... and both times his own baby mama is the one who put him behind bars.

    The former "American Idol" star -- who was busted Wednesday after a physical fight with Angel Reed -- sent an email to her Sunday, which violates a restraining order prohibiting any contact with her.

    Constantine's rep tells TMZ, the email outlined various things that Angel had supposedly done that led to Wednesday's fight -- a fight in which he says he merely defended himself. The rep says the email was supposed to go to Constantine's lawyers, but he accidentally cc'd her.

    He was arrested Sunday night after Angel complained about the email. He's already bailed out.

    Gina Rodriguez on Jane the Virgin's Emmys Snub: Orphan Black's Tatiana Maslany "Is My Inspiration"

    Still mad about how Jane the Virgin was snubbed by the Emmys? Don't be, because Gina Rodriguez isn't!

    "Tatiana [Maslany] from Orphan Black, that girl is so phenomenally talented. And it took a few seasons for her to get nominated," Rodriguez told E! News at the Crest 3D White Brilliance 2 Step launch event in NYC. "She is my hope, she is my inspiration, she is my empowerment. I'm so proud of her for getting nominated this year. And if I have to wait my turn, I'll wait my turn. It's fine. I just got to go back into this season, work my ass even harder so that eventually they can recognize it as well."

    As if we couldn't love Rodriguez enough already, she had to bring Maslany into it as well? Perfection overload.

    Rodriguez also couldn't stop gushing about having Britney Spears guest star as herself on the CW telenovela when it returns for its sophomore season this fall.

    "I mean, hello, goodbye, she's everything," Rodriguez says. "I cannot wait to be on set with her. The fact that she's engaging with us already, that she's excited to be there, we only want that. We only want people who want to be part of our family. Britney though, I don't want her to be in just one episode, I want her to be in, like, 10."

    When season two finally premieres, Jane is going to be minus one baby bump...and minus one baby as well, since her newborn son was stolen by drug lord Sin Rostro in the final moments of the season one finale.

    "Without telling you too much, [showrunner] Jennie [Snyder Urman] is freaking brilliant the way she wraps up storylines and starts new ones very quickly," Rodriguez says of Jane's stolen baby. "You are going to see Jane's fearlessness. You are going to see how strong she is and how much she's going to fight as a mother. But there are a lot of other things that will come into play. So hopefully, baby Matteo won't be gone for too long."

    But if/when Jane does get her baby back, what kind of a mother is she going to be?

    "She's going to be a protective, present and very textbook mom," Rodriguez says. "She's the mom that read all the books. I'm really excited about talking about motherhood and really preserving your dreams of still working on yourself. Jane is going to go into motherhood and not let go of her dreams as a writer and not let go of her dreams as a woman and wanting to grow."

    And motherhood certainly isn't going to get in the way of Jane's love life!

    "I'm really excited that Jane's going to get married this season," Rodriguez teases. "I don't know who she's marrying!"

    Jane the Virgin season two premieres Monday, Oct. 12 at 9 p.m. on the CW.

    Gina Rodriguez looks ahead to season 2 of 'Jane the Virgin'

    Immaculate conception (sort of). Engagement. Breakup. Childbirth. Kidnapping.

    So much has already happened to Gina Rodriguez's character in CW's "Jane the Virgin," it almost seems beyond what one person can manage.

    "But she handled it!" Rodriguez laughs triumphantly. And the 31-year-old Golden Globe winner says she can't wait to see what happens in the second season to Jane Villanueva. The only thing she knows for sure: She's gonna be a mom. And she's getting married — though she has no idea to whom. And she's gonna meet Britney Spears, who'll play herself in an upcoming episode.

    "The possibilities are endless," Rodriguez said in an interview this week, her famous enthusiasm bubbling forth with every question and even veering briefly into tears.

    "I'm VERY excited to have Britney Spears on as a guest," Rodriguez said. "And I'm excited to explore motherhood with Jane ... the issues of motherhood, especially at a younger age like Jane is, and wanting to preserve her dreams, wanting to preserve herself."

    There is, of course, one small wrinkle: Jane's newborn was kidnapped from the hospital at the end of the first season. By someone posing as a nurse. Rodriguez acknowledges some fans were terrified. "We're going to resolve that really quickly," she promised.

    There's a lot more Rodriguez is thinking about, besides plot developments. The fast-rising star just finished shooting the film "Deepwater Horizon" opposite Mark Wahlberg. On Sunday, she's co-hosting the Teen Choice Awards. She's also writing a book, titled "I Can and I Will: Tools My Daddy Gave Me."

    Beyond all that, Rodriguez sees herself as uniquely positioned to serve as a role model, both for fellow Latinos and for young people everywhere.

    "Now I get to use my power for good," Rodriguez said in the interview, at a Manhattan event promoting Crest toothpaste. "If I choose to. And I do! And it makes you feel really good inside, to think that just 30 seconds of my time to talk to a kid, or a minute of my time to answer a few tweets, and the effect that has."

    The Chicago-born Rodriguez, whose parents are from Puerto Rico, earned high praise for her Golden Globes speech, in which she said her award represented "a culture that wants see themselves as heroes." She notes she has turned down roles that she's seen as perpetuating Latino stereotypes.

    "I would not be sitting here across from you if I had not decided on my integrity over (such roles)," Rodriguez said.

    Among a number of issues she wants to be vocal about are the damaging beauty standards young girls are subjected to. "What's beautiful about 'Jane the Virgin' is that we have many forms of beauty and we never discuss why they need to be recognized, they just are," she said. "Jane is not your typical lead actress and we're not harping over what she looks like and what she wears. She's just a beautiful strong girl. She just happens to look not like our typical ingenue. I think that's very powerful."

    Rodriguez's eyes misted over when she described meeting teens who tell her, "I feel more comfortable in my own skin because of Jane."

    "I could literally start crying," she said — and then proved it. "OK, I did my job. That's what I was supposed to do this for, you know?"

    B&B's Thomas In New Movie

    (Movie Trailer, Photo) Accoding to Soap Opera Digest Pierson Fode (Thomas, B&B) is dating Victoria Justice, they're also co-starring in the movie Naomi and Ely's No Kiss List in theatres September 18, 2015.

    Constantine Maroulis -- I've Been Framed By Baby Mama ... Wins Restraining Order

    Constantine Maroulis convinced a judge his baby mama is a picture throwing wrecking ball who is anything but a domestic violence victim, and the judge agreed ... at least temporarily.

    Constantine got a restraining order against Angel Reed, just hours after HE was arrested for allegedly kicking her in the groin. He claims that she has a history of abusing him.

    The "American Idol" alum made a beeline for court after getting released, armed with paperwork alleging a pattern of abuse by Angel. He says she's thrown a picture frame at him, destroyed numerous personal items and went on a campaign of harassment.

    The restraining order is tricky, since they share a 4-year-old daughter and live in the same house. The judge ordered Angel to stay clear of the house. The judge did not prohibit her from having contact with their kid.

    American Idol Alum Constantine Maroulis Arrested for Domestic Violence—Get the Details

    Theater star and former American Idol contestant Constantine Maroulis (ex-Constantine Parros, The Bold & The Beautiful) was arrested and subsequently released on domestic violence charges this morning.

    Authorities took the season four finalist in after he allegedly got physical with girlfriend Angel Reed, who is also the mother of his 4-year-old daughter, at their Wyckoff, N.J., home.

    The pair reportedly got into a heated argument that allegedly turned into a physical confrontation. Law enforcement sources told TMZ, who first reported the story, that Reed called 911 from their home claiming he threw her to the ground and kicked her in the groin.

    However Maroulis' rep tells E! News the former reality star was only defending himself and sustained an injury on his right thigh.

    "He did not throw her to the ground or kick her in the groin during this incident," the statement to E! News states. "He consequently left their home to protect himself and to diffuse the situation. Some time later, the local police came and arrested him for domestic abuse. He paid a small bail and was released."

    E! News has reached out to local police and Reed for comment.

    Maroulis' rep adds, "Mr. Maroulis intends to defend himself vigorously, as well as protect his child, both in the court of law and, as necessary, in the court of public opinion and is confident that he will be completely vindicated when the truth is known. He thanks his family, friends, fans and supporters for their continued faith and trust in him during this challenging time and assures them that their belief in him is warranted."

    Cover: Closer - Lorenzo Lamas

    See the cover here.

    See TV's first wedding featuring a transgender character on Bold and The Beautiful

    (Video) Historic wedding bells are about to ring on The Bold and the Beautiful.

    Beginning Aug. 10, the CBS daytime drama will start airing the nuptials of Rick Forrester (Jacob Young) and Maya Avant (Karla Mosley), who is television’s first transgender character to exchange vows. But like any soap opera wedding, the celebration will come with its fair share of drama!

    In this exclusive clip, the wedding is interrupted when Maya confronts her conservative father Julius (Obba Babatunde) about his feelings toward her transition.

    “I will not be publicly embarrassed by my own flesh and blood!” Julius exclaims.

    Maya’s transition was first revealed in March on the CBS sudser.

    “Karla Mosley has been brilliant in the role of transgender model Maya Avant,” said executive producer and head writer Bradley Bell. “When I first explained the story, she eagerly jumped on board and away we went. My writing and producing team, along with the actors have collaborated with GLAAD on scripts and media training. It’s been an honor to tell this positive story of love and acceptance and now we will see the drama peak as we reach Rick and Maya’s wedding day, which will not be an easy walk down the aisle. I’m told we’re the first show in television history to include a story with a transgender character getting married and my hope is that in the future there will be many more.”

    No-Drama Mama

    Having been bested by Steffy in the "Who Will Win Liam?" competition, THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL's Ivy has found a none-too-shabby consolation prize in his brother, Wyatt. And after what she's been through this summer, she deserves it, notes her portrayer, Ashleigh Brewer!

    "It definitely got to the point where I'd read the script and my heart would break for her a little bit," says the actress of her alter ego's rough go of things with Liam, who, in the eyes of many fans, disrespected the brunette by tossing her aside in favor of her overtly sexy cousin. "Even as an actor, it's upsetting when a relationship like that ends," adds Pearce. "You build a nice, solid working relationship with a co-star, and then you're like, 'Awww — we're not going to be working with each other as much!'"

    Soaps In Depth recently caught up with Brewer to chat about what makes Ivy different from the other "Forresters" on the show, and whether or not the jewelry maker might ever rethink her insistence on taking the high road in life. We've got it all in the latest issue, on-sale now!

    ASHLYN PEARCE OPENS UP ABOUT B&B EXIT

    Aly's shocking death on B&B still has the fans talking — and Ashlyn Pearce opens up about her on-air demise, and saying good-bye to her daytime home, in the new issue of Soap Opera Digest, on sale Friday. She got the news from Head Writer/Executive Producer Bradley P. Bell, who called her with word of the imminent twist. "Of course, my first thought was, ‘Oh, no. This is the death of my character and I’m really sad about that.’ " The actress was greatly moved by fan response to Aly's fate. "Aly resonated with a lot of viewers, but the magnitude of people who were sad about losing this character ... it touched me," she says. "That’s when it hit me that, ‘Wow, this is really over.’ " Don't miss the rest of her poignant interview in the next issue of Soap Opera Digest.

    REAL-LIFE DUO SPLITS

    Linsey Godfrey (Caroline, B&B) and Robert Adamson (Noah, Y&R), parents to daughter, Aleda, 1, have split. "Actress Linsey Godfrey and her fiancé, actor Robert Adamson, have made the difficult decision to call off their engagement and separate,” a B&B spokesperson confirms to Digest. "They will always remain connected as they are committed to co-parenting their daughter Aleda in a loving and amicable environment and her needs will always be their common priority. They thank their fans for their support and ask that their privacy regarding this matter be respected."

    Here's what Betty White thinks of Cecil the lion's killing

    Betty White, a passionate animal activist, has harsh words for the Minnesota dentist who killed Cecil the lion while on a hunting trip in Zimbabwe this month.

    "You don't want to hear some of the things I want to do to that man," the 93-year-old actress told The Associated Press on Thursday.

    "It's such a heartbreaker. You can't even talk about it, and to see this king of the jungle and personifying it in every way, this gorgeous creature. How can somebody do that?"

    Cecil was drawn from a wildlife preserve and shot by American hunter Walter James Palmer on July 1. Palmer is believed to have shot the lion with a bow and then the wounded cat was tracked for 40 hours before he killed it with a gun.

    Palmer released a statement this week through a publicist saying he was with professional guides and believed the hunt was legal. The firm is no longer helping Palmer.

    White, who said she's "loved animals since the womb," was promoting a new block of programming in August on Discovery Family Channel called "Pawgust," with shows, specials and movies about animals. White will serve as the host of "Pawgust," and be featured in promos.

    "Anything that promotes positive animal knowledge or talk I'm all for," said White of her involvement.

    Visit SOUTH BEACH Today!

    The sexy new digital drama SOUTH BEACH is now available for streaming on Hulu, featuring THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL star Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy), and daytime vets Jordi Vilasuso (Griffin, ALL MY CHILDREN; Tony, GUIDING LIGHT) and Marc Menard (Boyd, AMC). The six-episode series is set in the trendy Miami neighborhood — where some secrets refuse to stay buried in the sand.

    Wood plays nightclub owner Samantha Lear, Vilasuso is drug lord Isaac Santero and Menard is Vincent York. "It's about two record labels, one of which owns a nightclub. And they're competing for the top acts in Miami," explains Vilasuso. "In the midst of all this, there's a murder — which may or may not be a serial killer who disappeared 20 years ago. My character comes from the other side of the tracks. He's very Machiavellian and he's profiled you before you've met him."

    To watch SOUTH BEACH, head over to Hulu.com.

    ‘When Calls The Heart’ Renewed For Season 3 On Hallmark Channel

    Hallmark Channel has picked up a third season of original scripted series When Calls The Heart for premiere in February. The network ordered 10 hours of Season 3, with a 2-hour sneak peek of episodes 1 and 2 premiering during the 2015 holiday season. Based on the bestselling series of books of the same name by Janette Oke, When Calls The Heart tells the story of a young woman who begins a new chapter in her life in an early 20th century coal mining town. Stars Lori Loughlin, Erin Krakow, Daniel Lissing and Kristina Wagner are set to return for Season 3.

    When Calls The Heart is produced by Believe Pictures and Brad Krevoy TV. Krevoy, Tony Blake, Robin Bernheim, Brian Bird, Michael Landon, Jr., and Michael Shepard are exec producers. Eric Jarboe and Neill Fearnley co-executive produce.

    B&B Alum Pregnant Again!

    THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL alum Ashley Tesoro — née Cafagna, who played Kimberly on the soap from 1998-2001 — is expecting her second child with her husband, Christian minister Anthony Tesoro. "We are thrilled to announce we are having baby number 2!" the pregnant star tweeted. "Anthony and I feel so blessed."

    In making their announcement, the Tesoros (who run a Christian blog and vlog together) shared that they are expecting a boy. Their son, Gabriella, is 1 1/2. Congratulations!

    Diamont's Mission: Make 'Em Laugh

    THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL's Don Diamont knows his alter ego, Bill, can be crass, cocky, impudent and arrogant, but does he make you laugh? If so, then the actor is confident he's doing his job right.

    "I recently got a text from my cousin saying that a friend of hers on Facebook told her she laughed-out-loud at my scene," he says. "I think that's why audiences love Bill. He's entertaining, he's fun, and he brings everybody in on the joke. He's very multi-dimensional in that way." Diamont recently chatted with Soaps In Depth about how humor is the most important component of his character, and why it makes him immune, in many ways, from being boxed into storyline corners — a fate that can sometimes befall other daytime villains.

    "Bill just really has fun messing with people," the actor says with a chuckle. "I see him as a sort of pirate, but the pirate that people love. He's an antihero."

    Check out the latest issue, on sale now, to find out which legendary characters in film and television history have inspired Diamont's portrayal. (We guarantee a few will surprise you!)

    Shocker! Popular B&B Star Is Out!

    In a move almost as shocking as the surprise twist during today's episode of THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL, Ashlyn Pearce (Aly) has announced that she's exiting the soap. "Thank you all for the love & support," the popular young actress posted on Twitter after Aly seemingly died following a confrontation with Steffy on today's show. "Aly Forrester was a role I feel so blessed to have been able to play. #TeamAly."

    Pearce joined the B&B cast in 2013 when the role of Thorne and Darla's daughter was aged to be a teenager. Tell us in the comments below, are you sad to see Pearce exit as Aly?

    She's bold AND beautiful! Age defying Katherine Kelly Lang, 53, displays her youthful looks as she visits Bondi Beach

    (dailymail.co.uk) (Photo, Video) Time may well be a cruel mistress, but the years have clearly been kind to Katherine Kelly Lang.

    The 53-year-old actress, best known for her role as Brooke Logan on US soap The Bold And The Beautiful, showed off her youthful features during an appearance on Sydney’s Bondi Beach, where she was joined by a troupe of shirtless surfers on Wednesday afternoon.

    Sporting a tropical multi-print kaftan and cropped denim shorts, Katherine glowed as she helped TV Week Soap Extra celebrate their first birthday.

    Indeed, the American actress, who made her debut on the popular soap in 1987, looked fresh and youthful while posing on a surfboard.

    Katherine is in New South Wales to promote her latest range of kaftans, and she admitted the warm climate and outdoor lifestyle is what prompted her sixth visit to Australia.

    'I love Australia, it is beautiful,' she told Confidential. 'It is my style. Everyone is healthy, spends a lot of time outdoors and it has that athletic vibe. I have been here so many times and can’t wait to come back.'

    The actress has been one of the star's of the world's most watched soap opera since 1987.

    Her character Brooke Logan's love affair with Ridge Forrester, played by Ronn Moss, has been a key story arc for over 20 years.

    In addition an epic love triangle featuring Brooke, Ridge, and Taylor stretched across an entire decade.

    Married twice, she divorced second husband Alex D'Andrea in 2014 after 17-years of marriage.

    Her former husband began his career at the prestigious NYU Film School, then moved on to production and development positions at the likes of Orion Pictures and Epic Productions.

    He is in partnership with Stephen Baldwin in their company Baldwin D'Andrea, and in 2011 launched his own company ADA & Associates Management & Productions.

    MCCOOK CAST IN O.C. MUSICAL

    Molly McCook, daughter of B&B’s John McCook (Eric), has been cast in the Mischa Barton role of tragic popular girl Marissa Cooper in the L.A. stage production of The Unauthorized O.C. Musical, reports EW.com. McCook most recently played the Reese Witherspoon role in Cruel Intentions: The Musical. The gang from the hit teen sudser THE O.C., which ran on the CW from 2003-07, gets the musical treatment for one-night only performance on August 30. Others in the cast include Tilky Jones (ex-Sean, NASHVILLE) as Ryan, Brendan Robinson (ex-Lucas, PRETTY LITTLE LIARS) as Seth and Greer Grammer (ex-Lissa, AWKWARD) as Summer. Autumn Reeser, who played Taylor during the series’ run, returns this time playing manipulative momma bear Julie Cooper. The event takes place at The Federal Bar in North Hollywood, CA. McCook appeared several times on B&B in 2010 as Margot, a friend of Hope’s (Kim Matula).

    Lifetime Greenlights Charles Manson Girls Movie; MacKenzie Mauzy Leads Cast

    Lifetime will be revisiting one of the most gruesome crimes in 20th century America, the Manson Family murders. The network has greenlighted Manson’s Lost Girls (working title), an original movie about the circle of teenaged girls who fell under the demonic spell of Charles Manson and helped carry out brutal killings meant to start an apocalyptic race war. Manson will be played by Jeff Ward. Cast as Manson girls are MacKenzie Mauzy (Into The Woods) as Linda Kasabian, Eden Brolin (I Dream Too Much) as Susan Atkins and Greer Grammer (Awkward) as Leslie Van Houten. Christian Madsen (Divergent) plays Manson family member Tex Watson.

    Manson’s Lost Girls, from Asylum Entertainment, tells the story of Linda Kasabian (Mauzy) as she first meets “the family” at the seemingly idyllic Spahn Ranch hippie commune, where she and her baby daughter are embraced with open arms. Seduced by the group’s free-love lifestyle, Linda revels in a profound sense of sisterhood and acceptance. She is especially taken with Manson, who soon draws her into criminal activities, including late-night “creepy crawls” breaking into and stealing from lavish homes. Linda begins to see the evil in Manson, but the others remain fiercely loyal. Once she becomes an accomplice in what Manson calls “Helter Skelter,” a drug-fueled murder spree that included the brutal death of actress Sharon Tate and her unborn child, Linda breaks away and turns herself in as a witness for the prosecution. Her testimony helps lead to the conviction of Manson and his followers for the infamous Tate-LaBianca murders. Steven Michaels, Jonathan Koch and Nancy Bennett executive produce.

    Manson’s Lost Girls, written by Matthew Tabak (Plain Truth) and Stephen Kronish (The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe) and directed by Leslie Libman (NCIS), will likely get on the air before the long-gestating indie feature Manson Girls, to be directed by Susanna Lo, is completed. The film, which follows the girls’ pre-Manson teen years through their indoctrination into the Family and up to the bloody 1969 “Helter Skelter” campaign, is slated to film sometime this year.

    The Manson Family murders also are the subject of NBC’s drama series Aquarius, starring David Duchovny, which was recently renewed for a second season.

    MacKenzie, most recently seen as Rapunzel in Disney’s Into The Woods, is repped by Gersh, manager Susan Nickells and attorney PJ Shapiro. Grammer is repped by APA and Strategic Talent Group. Ward is with Sweeney Entertainment.

    Manson’s Lost Girls is part of Lifetime’s movie franchise focused on famous crimes. Additionally, the network has been growing its portfolio of “unauthorised” behind the scenes films that tackle such shows as Full House, Saved By The Bell, Beverly Hills, 90210 and, most recently, Melrose Place.

    They're Having A Baby!

    (Video) Soap opera veteran Adrienne Frantz (ex-Amber, THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL/THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS) and her husband, Scott Bailey (Sandy, GUIDING LIGHT) have announced that they are expecting, and they did it in the cutest way, with a candid YouTube video. "Yes, I'm pregnant!" Frantz confirms excitedly.

    But what prompted the video? "I was watching a commercial," Frantz explains. "It was about what you should know before becoming a parent and I started sobbing profusely." Bailey was so taken by his wife's intense reaction that he couldn't resist recording it. "After the struggle we've had trying to have a child, we thought we might just post the video as our way of showing people that yep, we're gonna have a baby."

    "At first, I wasn't too thrilled because I thought he was making fun of me," Frantz admits. "But at the same time, you've gotta be able to laugh at yourself, and it was funny. Life is an adventure that way." Now safely into her second trimester, Frantz says that she's feeling well and that they are both eagerly anticipating their daughter's December 1 due date. For more from the happy couple, including news about the upcoming Lifetime movie they made, check out their joint Keeping Track feature this summer in Soaps In Depth.

    No Moss Under His Feet!

    (Video) If you've been missing seeing THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL's Ronn Moss (ex-Ridge) on your screen, now's your chance to see him in person! The multi-talented performer is hitting the road this summer with his band, Player (best known for their 1977 hit, "Baby Come Back") as part of the Rock The Yacht 2015 tour.

    "We've combined Player with Ambrosia, Little River Band, Robbie Dupree and Stephen Bishop," he reveals. "It's the kind of relaxing music you'd listen to if you were cruising." But don't expect the crowd for this bill of 70s artists to be full of baby boomers alone — Moss says it's more of a mixed bunch. "People bring their kids, and they love it too," he offers. "My daughter is 16, and she plays the old rock 'n roll stuff as much as anything."

    Also this summer, Moss is headed first to Europe and then to US clubs where he'll be performing with two of his former Player band mates as the more melodic group, Ronn Moss And The Muscle. "What we're going for," he explains, "is a real musical, intimate, coffeehouse atmosphere." It's been nine years since Moss released his solo album, Uncovered. If you've forgotten how great he sounds, check out the music video below that he made for his Web drama, THE BAY using his song, "You're My Addiction." For more news about Moss, look for his upcoming Keeping Track feature in Soaps In Depth.

    BOLD & BEAUTIFUL Books!

    (Covers) THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL has taken over the airwaves as one of the most popular soap operas in the world, and now they're aiming to conquer the publishing world as well with the announcement of a series of novellas based on the world of the Forresters, Logans and Spencers!

    Pan Macmillan and its digital-first imprint, Momentum, will release the books in print and digitally simultaneously. Established romance authors will work with B&B executive producer and headwriter Bradley Bell to craft new tales of love and intrigue. The first two titles, Forbidden Affair and Collison Course, are scheduled for release in February 2014, and the next two books will follow in April.

    "Love stories that have yet to be seen on television can now fully ignite between the covers of these novels," said Bell. "This partnership with Pan Macmillan and Momentum expands the choices our fans have to be entertained by the signature characters of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL."

    The Bold And The Beautiful: How It All Began (4 Disc Set)

    THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL has explored the entangled lives, passionate loves, high-stakes battles, loyalties, tragedies, and the inspiring triumphs of the Forrester, Logan and Spencer families. With romance, sensuality, complex characters and intricate and compelling storylines, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL is, at its core, a gripping tale of high fashion glamour, honor and most importantly, family. This DVD set will take you back in time to the series' first sixteen episodes including the introduction of the Forrester family, Ridge proposing to Caroline, and the inception of the Forrester Creations dynasty.

    Order Here: www.amazon.com

    New Bold & Beautiful Book

    Becoming Bold & Beautiful: 25 Years of Making the World's Most Popular Daytime Soap Opera

    Includes more than 200 photos of the cast and crew from the soap's 1987 inception to today. Go behind the scenes, on location and more!

    Foreword by The Core Four

    It was such a surprise for the four of us to realize how time has flown and how everything has changed (especially us), as we viewed the photos of the past twenty-five years. It seems like another lifetime ago when we first walked through the doors at CBS Television City to shoot our first episode of The Bold and the Beautiful. We will have filmed over six thousand episodes by the time this book goes to print. It's amazing!

    From the beginning, we have had that rare opportunity of collaboration with truly talented and creatively generous writers. The co-creators Bill and Lee Bell, and now their son Brad, allowed us to breathe life into the characters of Eric, Stephanie, Brooke, and Ridge. What a creative and fulfilling time this has been for us.

    Now we find ourselves a quarter of a century later, still going strong, still successful, even with the recent shifts in the worldwide television landscape. We like to think we have survived because we have a solid foundation. We know all the layers and complexities of the characters by heart, just as all of you do, having followed us since the beginning.

    We thought you might want to take the sentimental journey with us. We hope you'll enjoy a glimpse into our world backstage, seeing the work that enables us to make a show into "magic."

    We hope you will join us in reliving our lives and our characters all over again.

    Bon voyage!

    Susan Flannery, Katherine Kelly Lang, John McCook, and Ronn Moss

    Order Becoming Bold & Beautiful: 25 Years of Making the World's Most Popular Daytime Soap Opera Here!

    New App For Classic B&B Episodes

    If you're a fan of THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL and own a Roku set-top box that's connected to your TV, you're in luck! Because adRise has just released a B&B TV app, which showcases 75 of the soap's most memorable episodes. Three collections are also included: "Most Shocking Moments," "Catfights And Brawls," and "Best of Ridge, Brooke And Taylor." You just install the free app on your Roku set-top box, and then you can watch the episodes on your TV at no charge (but with some ads, naturally).

    "Viewers have responded enthusiastically, saying they hope to see more," said adRise executive, Thomas Ahn Hicks. "Our initial data indicates there is a passionate viewing audience for THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL. Viewers typically watch all of the episodes once they have viewed a few of them."

    If you're not a Roku owner, don't worry. adRise will be releasing the app onto other services later this year, including internet-connected TVs, Blu-ray players, set-top boxes, game consoles, iPads and Android tablets. So eventually, we'll all be able to get our fix of classic B&B action!

    The Bold and the Beautiful -- Most Shocking Moments (2 DVD Set)

    The world’s most watched soap opera brings you an emotional collection of some of the most unforgettable episodes. From romantic reunions, to lies, betrayal and tragedy, you will be consumed with the drama.

    THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL has explored the entangled lives, passionate loves, high-stakes battles, loyalties, tragedies, and the inspiring triumphs of the Forrester, Logan, Spencer, Marone, and Spectra families. With romance, sensuality, complex characters and intricate and compelling storylines, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL is, at its core, a gripping tale of high fashion glamour, honor and most importantly, family. This DVD set will take you back in time to some of the most memorable moments on the show.

    Order here

    Ronn Moss Gets Personal

    B&B favorite Ronn Moss (Ridge), who started out his career as a musician in the band Player, is now host of his own online show called "Ronn's Garage", which is currently available for viewing on his Web site www.ronnmoss.com. Fans get an inside look at the actor's home as he chats with some of his closest friends. "Come and hang out in my garage!" Moss explains on the site. "Ronn's Garage will be a place to see me interview artists, musicians, actors, models and people I find interesting to share with you. Each month I will give you sneak peak into my home and an up close and personal interview. So sit back, relax and visit me in my garage often." The first installment of Ronn's Garage features an interview with his pal Lorenzo Lamas (ex-Hector, B&B), who also shows off his cooking skills in the kitchen with Moss's wife and Cookin' Cajun author, Devin DeVasquez.

    B&B's Moss Is Working On A New CD!

    Baby, they're back! THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL's Ronn Moss (Ridge) and his band, Player, have a new deal with Frontier Records to release a new album later this year! It's been over a decade since Player last had a new CD out. But in the meantime, a three-song EP titled My Addiction is now available for digital download, featuring the songs "My Addiction," "Too Many Reasons," and a new recording of their 1978 hit "Baby Come Back."

    "It's been quite a while since our last record release. Feels great to finally be making new music," says Moss. "I'd say the "stuff of life" has played an integral part of influencing all non-musical activities the last several years. Personal endeavors, other work-related ventures, and just being downright lazy, have all played a part in why we haven't done this sooner than now. But in "now's" defense, sometimes one has to wait until "now" happens before you can actually be there."

    The My Addiction EP is available for download at iTunes. Player's new album is planned for a release in the second half of this year.

    Tell-All Tome About Y&R And B&B!

    Soaps In Depth editor Michael Maloney, along with Lee Phillip Bell, has written an authorized biography of Bell's late husband, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS and THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL creator William J. Bell. The Young and Restless Life Of William J. Bell is set to hit bookstores on June 1 and is available for pre-order now on Amazon.com.

    The book details the Chicago native's pre-soap opera life as an advertising executive in the era just before MAD MEN to his unparalleled career as television's most prolific writer. Bell not only is the mastermind behind the two surviving CBS soaps, but he also wrote for suders GUIDING LIGHT, AS THE WORLD TURNS (for nine years), and ANOTHER WORLD, which he co-created along with his mentor, soap opera legend Irna Phillips. In 1966, Bell left Phillips and took over as headwriter of DAYS OF OUR LIVES, saving the show from cancelation.

    The Young And Restless Life Of William J. Bell offers insights into Bill's creative process -- how he felt about recasting, publicity, spoilers, sweeps, stunt casting and, of course, storytelling! The tome contains backstage dish and never-before-seen photos from the Bell family's personal albums. Lee's successful career as a broadcast journalist in the days of live television in Chicago is also covered, and the book contains information from the "bibles" for AW, Y&R and B&B that any soap fan will want to read!

    Over 65 people -- including family members, actors, writers, producers, network executives and other notables from the soap opera world -- were interviewed for this book that every soap fan will want to have! So pre-order your copy today!

    (The Young and Restless Life of William J. Bell: Creator of The Young and the Restless and The Bold and the Beautiful)

    Music Video For B&B's Wood!

    The multi-talented Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy) acts, DJs and just released her new music video for the song "After Hours," which was written by Chaz E. Foley and produced by Baby Brown and Rodney Alejandro. "This is what I worked on over our Christmas break," she tells Digest. "I've always loved music and was excited to be doing this." Check it out here.

    Music of Passion and Romance

    B&B has released their first album of originally composed songs from the series on iTunes.

    “Music of Passion and Romance,” the B&B album consists of 22 songs originally composed by the Emmy award-winning music team of Jack Allocco, David Kurtz and Bell. The album has been in the works for well over a year and includes fan favourites as well as new titles that span from Season 1 to present. “David Kurtz and I are so very pleased to share some of our favourite music from B&B,” said Allocco. “In so many ways it has been the soundtrack of our lives.”

    “We have been able to record this music with some of the finest orchestras and players in the world. We hope the score will conjure up our fans favourite scenes,” said Kurtz. Allocco and Kurtz have been B&B’s composers since the series’ inception in 1987. Emmy award-winning executive producer and head writer Bradley Bell continues, “This is an album of love, of passion, and of extraordinary beauty. It holds some of the most romantic music ever heard on television and we are pleased to be able to offer this to our fans.” Tracks include “Mother’s Plea”, “Martini Sunset”, “Wine Time”, “Alluring Vamp Sultry”, “Hold Me”, “Forrester Theme”, “Flying Bold”, “Moonlight Promise”, “Bedtime Stories”, “Raindrops”, “Rick and Steffy Theme”, “Beautiful and Bold”, “Bridge Theme”, “Never Go Home”, “Jackie M. Theme”, “Tantra Mantra”, “Paulina’s Big Smile”, “Black Night Blues”, “Beyond Brooke”, “Affairs End”, “Tuesday’s Rain” and “Bold and Beautiful Waltz”. The album is available here for $9.99 and each song individually for $ 0.99.

    Guinness Book Of World Records

    THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL has officially been deemed the world's most popular current daytime TV soap by the Guinness Book Of World Records! Representatives from the famous tome visited the cast and crew to present them with the official decree. "I knew I wasn’t going to get in for the longest fingernails," quips executive producer and headwriter Bradley Bell. "Every time I come into this studio, I marvel at what we all did together." Adds Susan Flannery (Stephanie), "being the most watched soap opera… would make me the most watched bitch in the world! Finally art imitates life!"

    Ronn Moss Albums

    I'm Your Man [IMPORT]
    Baby Come Back: The Best of Player
    Baby Come Back- Player


    Facts

    1. January 1, 2004: On New Year's Day, Darla gave birth to her and Thorne's daughter, Alexandria.

    2. January 6, 2003: On this unforgettable day, Brooke sailed into Italy’s Portofino harbor wearing the showstopper bridal gown during Forrester Creations’ fashion show.

    3. January 17, 2001: Thorne and Brooke were married in the bride’s courtyard garden.

    4. January 19, 1990: Ridge wed Spencer debutante Caroline with the bride dressed in the style of Grace Kelly.

    5. February 8, 2006: Bridget miscarried Nicole, the baby she was expecting with Nick.

    6. February 10: On this day in 1992, Columbia Pictures TV hosted a tribute to Bill Bell (creator of Y&R and B&B) in honor of his 35th anniversary in daytime television.

    7. February 13, 1998: Macy agreed to marry Grant.

    8. February 14, 1990: Macy and Sally staged a feisty fashion show to catapult Macy right to the top.

    9. February 15, 2007: Squeezed out of the distribution market by Nick, the family's new company, Forrester Originals, decided to open their own boutiques.

    10. February 26, 2001: Taylor found her presumed-dead daughter, Steffy, at Morgan's house.

    11. February 1993: Eric asked Sheila to marry him.

    12. March 1, 2010: Agnes Jones learned that a fall down the stairs had caused her to miscarry Bridget and Nick's baby.

    13. March 9, 2007: Eileen Davidson debuted when she crossed her longtime Y&R character (who was supposed to have moved to Hong Kong) over to B&B to pay a visit to Rick Forrester.

    14. March 11, 2004: Sally and Amber quit Sharpe Designs

    15. March 12, 2007: The Forresters decided to debut a new fragrance named after Phoebe.

    16. March 23, 1987: The serial debuted, replacing the soap opera CAPITOL.

    17. March 25, 2004: Caitlin and Thomas shared their first kiss.

    18. April: In 1998, Grant wed Macy at Insomnia, with the bride wearing a wedding dress designed by the groom.

    19. April 1998: Rick was in a car accident and had to have a kidney transplant. Amber was Rick’s kidney donor.

    20. April 1, 1993: Eric announced his engagement to Sheila at the Forrester fashion show.

    21. April 3, 2000: Amber learned cousin Becky was dying of pancreatic cancer.

    22. April 16, 1987: Upset by seeing photos of Ridge with another woman, bride Caroline fainted at the altar.

    23. April 22, 2002: Ridge betrayed Eric by joining Marone Industries.

    24. April 29, 2003: Cancer surgery left Macy unable to bear children

    25. May 3, 2005: After finding a dummy in Taylor's grave, Ridge looked up and saw her standing there, alive!

    26. May 9, 2001: While attacking Stephanie, Morgan hit her own head and fell into the swimming pool — where Stephanie left her to die!

    27. May 17, 2007: Taylor and Nick discovered that their in vitro fertilization procedure was successful: They were pregnant!

    28. May 22, 2001: Amber and Rick married with Deacon turning up as a surprise guest.

    29. May 24, 1999: Rick tested negative for HIV.

    30. May 24, 2001: Deacon and Bridget were wed in Las Vegas.

    31. May 28, 1999, Thorne's restaurant proposal to Macy went awry when the engagement ring ended up hidden in another patron's meal!

    32. May 29, 2007: AMERICA'S NEXT TOP MODEL judge/shutterbug Nigel Barker played himself during a two-day stint as the host of the soap's fictional reality series, EXTREME CATWALK.

    33. May 1993: Eric wed crazy Sheila, but not for long, since she was put into a sanitarium and granted him a divorce shortly thereafter.

    34. May 1998: Brooke and Ridge told Bridget and Rick that their marriage was over.

    35. June 4, 2003: Macy learned that the baby she and husband Thorne were going to adopt from Darla had actually been fathered by Thorne!

    36. June 9, 2003: Macy and Deacon forged a connection when they met at an AA meeting.

    37. June 10, 1999: Amber threw a party to celebrate Rick’s graduation.

    38. June 24. 1998: Ridge married Taylor, creating a family with her and their son, Thomas.

    39. June 29, 2006: Bridget signed papers finalizing her divorce from Nick

    40. June 1997: Rick shot his new stepdad, Grant.

    41. July 1, 2009: Thinking that Ridge would never accept her son, Rick, remaining in her life, Brooke agreed to end their relationship.

    42. July 6, 2006: Brooke married Nick in Marina Del Rey.

    43. July 18, 1997: Adrienne Frantz debuted as Amber, a precocious teen who befriended Sheila.

    44. July 18, 1999: Craig Kilborn made a guest appearance as a male nurse.

    45. July 18, 2006: Schae Harrison exited when her longtime character, Darla, was involved in a tragic accident.

    46. July: Sally's bachelorette party featured Fabio in 1993.

    47. August 1, 2008: Marcus celebrated his promotion from the Forrester Creations shipping department and made his relationship with Steffy official.

    48. August 6, 1998, Grant broke the news to wife Macy that he had cancer

    49. August 8, 2000: Phyllis Diller reprised her role of Gladys, the wacky makeup artist.

    50. August 8, 2003: Macy and Deacon were wed, despite Amber's interruption to fight for custody of her son.

    51. August 22, 2011: Hope accepted Liam's marriage proposal on the Forrester rooftop.

    52. August 28, 2002: Brooke and Whip signed annulment papers to end their marriage.

    53. August 30, 2006: Although he was still grieving for Darla, Thorne kissed Taylor for the first time.

    54. September 3, 2008: Eric finally woke up from his drug-induced-heart-attack-turned-coma just as his wife, Donna, gave in to passion with her hunky assistant, Owen.

    55. September 9, 2003: Ridge offered Samantha a job designing home fashions for Forrester Creations

    56. September 14, 2006: Just weeks after losing his wife, Darla, Thorne began romancing Taylor, whom he didn't know was the driver responsible for Darla's death.

    57. September 19, 1997: Eric and Stephanie’s supposed wedding took a dive when Sally played an incriminating tape starring Lauren and the groom.

    58. September 19, 2003: Having stolen away to Puerto Vista, Brooke became Ridge's missus — again!

    59. September 25, 2001: Amber told Deacon that she was pregnant with Rick’s child.

    60. September 30, 1999: Stephanie suffered a stroke after seeing Brooke and Thorne together.

    61. October 2 and 3, 2003: Macy suffered fatal injuries while performing at Oscar's club.

    62. October 5, 2006: expectant mom Bridget learned that the baby belonged to Dante, not Nick

    63. October 13, 2006: Taylor confessed to Thorne and the police that she was the driver responsible for Darla's death. She pled guilty on October 18.

    64. October 21, 2002: Sean Kanan (Deacon) begins taping new episodes. (He will begin airing on November 20.)

    65. October 22, 2008: While fighting with Ridge at Forrester Creations, Rick fell off the roof and became temporarily paralyzed.

    66. October 23, 1990: Thorne and Macy wed on the bride's birthday.

    67. October 26, 2006: While arguing over which of their respective sons should be with Brooke, Stephanie sent Jackie plunging over a banister!

    68. October 31, 2007: Brooke signed away her parental rights to baby Jack.

    69. November 4, 2002: Phoebe and Steffy sang at Taylor's funeral.

    70. November 4, 2003: Massimo and Jackie were married.

    71. November 12, 2001: Stephanie realized that Massimo is Ridge's biological father.

    72. November 15, 2001: Deacon asked Bridget for a divorce, claiming that his heart belonged to Amber.

    73. December 1, 2006: Betty White debuted as Stephanie Forrester's mother, Anne, and Alley Mills debuted as Stephanie's sister, Pamela Douglas.

    74. December 4, 2001: Kristen married Tony, who was HIV positive

    75. December 5, 2001: Deacon and Bridget renewed their marriage vows, Brooke realized she was pregnant with her son-in-law's baby!

    76. December 9, 2005: Sally announced her plans to close down Spectra Fashions.

    77. December 19, 2007: Storm Logan revealed that he was the person who shot Stephanie and framed his own father, Stephen Logan, for the crime.

    78. December 30, 2005: Brooke caught a scantily-clad Taylor kissing Hector while Ridge was out of town.

    79. December 1992: Brooke gave birth to her second child, Bridget, in a cabin with Ridge’s help.

    80. Bobbie Eakes (ex-Macy, B&B) was in the 1980's all girls band Big Trouble.

    81. The beautiful song from the Oct. 13, 2010 episode of BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL is called "Angels in the Light." Composed by David Kurtz, Jack Allocco and Gary Verna, it's available for purchase on iTunes.

    82. The Bold and the Beautiful has the winning number on March 22 as the show celebrated its 15th anniversary with the cast of The Price Is Right. Price host Bob Barker and Barker beauties Nikki Ziering and Claudia Jordan help introduce Amber's new fashion line, Ambrosia.

      B&B also kicks off its 15th season with two new characters. Daytime newcomer Courtnee Draper joins the cast as Erica Lovejoy, a Forrester admirer. Draper has appeared in several films, including The Duke, Hannah and the about-to-be-released The Biggest Fan. On the Disney Channel's The Jersey, Draper played series regular Morgan Hudson. All My Children alumnus Matt Borlenghi (ex-Brian) is also making his way onto the B&B canvas. He'll play Ziggy, Erica's apartment manager. Borlenghi's previous credits include A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child, The Jeff Foxworthy Show and Kate's Addiction.

    83. The exterior shots of the Forrester mansion is Creator William J. Bell’s real-life estate (formerly owned by Howard Hughes). Executive Producer/Head Writer Bradley Bell’s Beverly Hills home provides the exterior shots for Brooke’s house .

    84. Bill Bell named the character Ridge after one of son Bradley’s friends, who lived near the Bells’ summer home in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

    85. Although Bold And the Beautiful has won numerous technical Daytime Emmys, Ian Buchanan (ex-James) has been the only cast member awarded for performance. In 1998, he won for Outstanding Supporting Actor.

    86. In March, 1994, Hunter Tylo (Taylor) quit B&B to film a miniseries in india. A few weeks later, Hunter's husband, Micheal Tylo (ex-Blade/Rick, Y&R;ex-Quint, GL) announced they were divorcing. Hunter returned to B&B in August and the couple eventually reconciled. In a 1996 interview, Hunter hinted that their marital problems came to a boiling point during her India remote. "I wasn't possessed, but I was demonically attacked," she explained.



    Submit Comments

    Please Include Your Email Address If You Want A Response



    1) Name:

    2) Email (Optional):

    3) City:

    4) State/Province:

    6) Country:

    7) Please Provide Any Comments Below