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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Cast

Series cast summary:
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 Meg Cummings (440 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Ben Evans / ... (424 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Annie Douglas / ... (401 episodes, 1997-1999)
Sam Behrens ...
 Gregory Richards (398 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Cole Deschanel / ... (377 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Olivia Richards (370 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Ricardo Torres (338 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Casey Mitchum (310 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Gabi Martinez / ... (304 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Michael Bourne (287 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Vanessa Hart (281 episodes, 1997-1999)
Vanessa Dorman ...
 Caitlin Richards / ... (280 episodes, 1997-1998)
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 Sean Richards (279 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Bette Katzenkazrahi (260 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Tim Truman (247 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Virginia Harrison (210 episodes, 1997-1999)
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Storyline

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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6 January 1997 (USA)  »

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Trivia

Lesley-Anne Down's character was originally going to be named Sheila, but Down explained to Aaron Spelling that Sheila is a derogatory Australian slang term for a woman and might cause problems with overseas sales. She suggested Olivia or Stephanie as alternatives, so the character became Olivia Blake Richards. See more »

Quotes

[Amy notices that the Rosario curse is starting to affect Bette]
Amy Dreyer Nielsen: You're all grey and old!
Emily Davis: Mom, are you okay?
Bette Katzenkazrahi: Emily I'm fine, I promise, I promise.
Bradley 'Brad' Niklaus: Oh, yeah, sure. You can handle it. You're already old.
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Referenced in Magnolia (1999) See more »

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We Belong
Performed by Lowen & Navarro
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The Only Soap I'd Ever Watch
13 June 2001 | by (Michigan, USA) – See all my reviews

I hadn't really ever watched a soap opera before, but "Sunset Beach" isn't really your average soap. It was much better. That's probably partly due to the fact that Aaron Spelling was behind it. I remembered seeing ads for it and then during the summer I decided to see what it was all about. After the first episode I was hooked! I would tape it everyday, so I would never miss an episode. Sadly, NBC decided to trade it in for "Passions", which I liked at the beginning, but that's another story... Basically, I just wish that it was still on the air. The plots weren't very realistic, but they were fun to watch (especially the "Terror Island" special. A great take-off on "Scream"), and that's what TV and soap operas are all about. The show had such a wonderful cast- I'll really miss them - It was such a wonderful show!!


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