Sunset Beach (1997–1999)

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Having discovered her fiancé Tim Truman kissing another woman, Meg Cummings leaves her home in Kansas on their wedding day to start a new life in Sunset Beach, California. Her goal is to ... See full summary »

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 Meg Cummings / ... (441 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Ben Evans / ... (431 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Annie Douglas / ... (406 episodes, 1997-1999)
Sam Behrens ...
 Gregory Richards (400 episodes, 1997-1999)
Lance Gutterman ...
 Rufus (382 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Cole Deschanel / ... (379 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Olivia Richards (376 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Ricardo Torres (339 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Casey Mitchum (312 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Gabi Martinez / ... (305 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Michael Bourne (288 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Vanessa Hart (282 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Caitlin Richards / ... (280 episodes, 1997-1998)
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 Sean Richards (280 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Bette Katzenkazrahi (262 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Tim Truman (248 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Virginia Harrison (210 episodes, 1997-1999)
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Having discovered her fiancé Tim Truman kissing another woman, Meg Cummings leaves her home in Kansas on their wedding day to start a new life in Sunset Beach, California. Her goal is to find a computer pen pal, SB. Soon after she sets foot on Sunset Beach, Meg's life is turned upside-down, as she becomes involved in the dynamic lives of the Beach's residents. Written by KR <rivadenei@uhavax.hartford.edu>

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'Kristin Davis' was originally offered the role of Meg Cummings, but she turned it down. See more »

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[Francesca has interrupted AJ and Cole wearing nothing but a towel. Cole leaves]
Armando 'A.J.' Deschanel, Jr.: I mean, come on Francesca. You didn't think that you could just strut around in your little towel and turn Cole';s head, did you?
Francesca Vargas: Sure turned your head.
Armando 'A.J.' Deschanel, Jr.: Awww, AJ is human.
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Performed by Lowen & Navarro
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It still lives whether it is Sunset Beach, CA or Ludlow, KS
4 October 2003 | by See all my reviews

I remember I checked out the first episode of the show, I thought it was different (film, not tape) and I remember I wasn't impressed till I heard that Eddie Cibrian (one of my favorite actors) joined the show and I said maybe I check out the show and after that I got hooked. I was hoping somewhere NBC would keep the show on as of today but they cancelled it and I kind of figured that once Eddie was leaving to do "Third Watch" I said to myself goodbye Sunset. But it had some hilarious stories to watch and I love the cast. It was different for the 90s as well as up to date stuff like cyber romance, Annie's craziest fantasies, (which I am glad that NBC never cut the scene out that Annie fantasized that Sean and Caitlin walked on their mother in bed with Rose, the maid) and kudos to the crew for putting that structure of that story together and sticking by it when they knew they were going off the air. I miss the show, but thank God for VCRs which I taped most of the episodes. So I could say I still live back in Sunset Beach. Just wish they were newer episodes, that someday Aaron Spelling would do a miniseries of the show and show us what these characters are doing. I also had the laugh when Meg finally married Ben and she fell asleep and dreamed she was in Ludlow after all these years with the existing cast there. I want the show back.


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