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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6 January 1997 (USA)  »

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Sanset Bič  »

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Originally, Vanessa Dorman was to play Tiffany Thorne but she got the role of Kayla Richards instead (the character name Kayla was changed to Caitlin before filming began). See more »

Quotes

Annie Douglas: [to Cailtin] I was your friend once. Maybe for ten or fifteen minutes.
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Connections

Featured in The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards (1999) See more »

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Follow If You Lead
Performed by Idina Menzel
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Still weeping over the demise of "Sunset Beach"...
7 January 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was a great soap opera. Although sometimes the acting left a bit to be desired (and I'll admit that despite being a huge fan), it was one of the most creative and interesting soaps on TV. Many of the stars of this show went on to really bright careers (Eddie Cibrian and Jason Winston George among them), but some have faded into Hollywood nothingness. Sometimes the show was cheesy, but that was what made it so great. It wasn't old and tired like some of the other soaps. It was completely fresh, new, vibrant and colorful. It needs to be put back on the air so other soaps stop rehashing the same ideas. This soap was funny, entertaining and really great. Terror Island was one of the greatest soap angles of all time. Aaron Spelling's finest achievement ever.


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