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

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 Ben Evans / ... (570 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Meg Cummings (551 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Annie Douglas / ... (549 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Olivia Richards (520 episodes, 1997-1999)
Sam Behrens ...
 Gregory Richards (506 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Cole Deschanel / ... (497 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Ricardo Torres (490 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Gabi Martinez / ... (447 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Casey Mitchum (415 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Sean Richards (386 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Bette Katzenkazrahi (363 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Michael Bourne (352 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Vanessa Hart (343 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Tim Truman (325 episodes, 1997-1999)
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 Father Antonio Torres / ... (322 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Caitlin Richards / ... (281 episodes, 1997-1998)
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 Maria Torres Evans / ... (277 episodes, 1998-1999)
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 Sara Cummings (242 episodes, 1998-1999)
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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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One Mother. One Daughter. One Lover. Someone's got to go. See more »

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Drama

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6 January 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Sanset Bič  »

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(755 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The character of Meg was originally named Susan Cummings, but was changed when Susan Ward was cast in the role. See more »

Quotes

Annie Douglas: The old Maria, she understood the crazy things I did and she loved me in spite of them!
Maria Torres-Evans: The old Maria doesn't sound very smart.
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Connections

Edited into Sunset Beach: Shockwave (1998) See more »

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Performed by Delerium featuring Sarah McLachlan
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The Sun Should Never Set!

Sunset Beach was, and is, the best thing ever on TV. There's never been anything like it and to be honest I don't believe for a minute that there ever again will be either. It is SO full of hopes and dreams. And very much like in real life, some of them come true and some of them don't. But it does give the viewer some hope of a better tomorrow. Just enough excitement, romance, action, humor, and bizarre things to suit even the pickiest viewer. GREAT acting! Really makes you sometimes confuse it with reality, but you notice the difference when you look around yourself and don't see such hunks around you :(. The worst mistake ever made by the human race was axing the show. Now so many people will be missing that little escape from reality and it's really sad :(.


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