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The Bold and the Beautiful 

TV-14 | | Drama, Romance | TV Series (1987– )
The saga of high fashion glamour, honor, romance, passion, and most importantly, family.
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Series cast summary:
Katherine Kelly Lang ...  Brooke Logan / ... 4,608 episodes, 1987-2018
Ronn Moss ...  Ridge Forrester 3,456 episodes, 1987-2015
Susan Flannery ...  Stephanie Forrester / ... 3,046 episodes, 1987-2018
John McCook ...  Eric Forrester / ... 2,951 episodes, 1987-2018
Hunter Tylo ...  Dr. Taylor Hayes / ... 2,069 episodes, 1990-2018
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The saga of the rich Forresters and the poor Logans is told against the backdrop of the fashion world in Los Angeles. Forrester Creations is the premiere fashion house in the city, thanks to the designing brilliance of Eric Forrester and the money and social grace of his wife, Stephanie Forrester. The ups and downs of their on-again, off-again marriage parallel the stormy lives of all their children, who have shared lovers and spouses with one another and even with their own father. Ridge Forrester is the arrogant oldest son (whose paternity will eventually be called into question); Thorne, the oft-neglected younger son; Kristen, the sweet but sexually-frigid older daughter; Felicia, the wild child. At the center of many of these storms is the Logan family. Beth Logan, the matriarch, has always carried a torch for Eric. Her three daughters include Brooke, the willful and sexually promiscuous oldest; Donna, the ditsy model; and Katie, who has always felt overshadowed by her more ... Written by J. Spurlin

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Drama | Romance

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Official Sites:

CBS | Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 March 1987 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Monte Carlo, Monaco See more »

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Dolby Digital (1999-)| Stereo (1987-1998)

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Color

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1.78 : 1
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After Linda Gray joined the cast, there was a reunion with Larry Hagman (to be written in as a guest character). When Larry Hagman became ill again, the show couldn't insure him and the plans were thrown out. Linda Gray's character was eventually written out of the show. See more »

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[attempting to save the hostages single handedly]
Brooke: When you didn't come back to the hotel Massimo called the Police.
Dominick Marone: You didn't happen to bring them with you?
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Referenced in In The Nick Of Time: Episode #1.21 (2006) See more »

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High Upon This Love
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Drivel
28 October 2013 | by EsmollinSee all my reviews

I can't believe how bad this is. I've only been tuning in about twice a week for about four months. I find the writing predictable and the characters annoying. It's almost as if someone decided to try to come up with the worst soap ever. Well, they succeeded. Wait - I think the ill - fated Passions might have been a tie, but that at least was funny. This is like soap opera 101, maybe geared to the junior high crowd. The men are all controlling and the women are like characters from the 1950s.

I'm sad to see Jacob Young here. I was a big fan of All My Children, we all know what's happening with that. AMC was everything that this is not; it had great writing, it was classy and the actors made the characters come alive.

Also I'm surprised that Bell also produces Young and the Restless, which is far superior to this drivel.


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