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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 / ... 4,646 episodes, 1987-2019
Ronn Moss ...  Ridge Forrester 3,476 episodes, 1987-2015
Susan Flannery ...  Stephanie Forrester / ... 3,061 episodes, 1987-2018
John McCook ...  Eric Forrester / ... 2,967 episodes, 1987-2019
Hunter Tylo ...  Dr. Taylor Hayes / ... 2,081 episodes, 1990-2019
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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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USA

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English

Release Date:

23 March 1987 (USA) See more »

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Monte Carlo, Monaco See more »

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

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1.78 : 1
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Trivia

Despite taking place in the same soap opera universe several former stars of The Young and the Restless (1973) joined the show in completely different roles (in order of appearance): John McCook (Lance on Y&R, Eric on B&B), Lauren Koslow (Lindsey on Y&R, Margo on B&B), Jim Storm (Neil on Y&R, Bill Sr. on B&B), Darlene Conley (Rose on Y&R, Sally on B&B), Barbara Crampton (Leanna on Y&R, Maggie on B&B), Andrea Evans (Patty on Y&R, Tawny on B&B), Rick Hearst (Matt on Y&R, Whip on B&B), Jennifer Gareis (Grace on Y&R, Donna on B&B), Heather Tom (Victoria on Y&R, Katie on B&B), Don Diamont (Brad on Y&R, Bill Jr. on B&B) See more »

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Sally Spectra: [upon seeing Fabio] Oh, my Fabio, it's God!
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Blame the writers for B&B
30 October 2017 | by abalpn-99472See all my reviews

So far I've been watching this for the drama. Rena Sofer's character has been alienating viewers like me. She thinks that she's the center of everything. The dark version of Stephanie. It's like you enter in Quinn's crazy and wacky world. Quinn is overacting and exaggerating in the show. Most of all she's the annoying character. Sheila and Quinn are a mixture of chaos. Sheila was always #1 dangerous. Quinn is the advanced version of Sheila. Two women with the same personality. The writers keep screwing up with the story lines. What I've seen is that the popularity in here is so low but the fans are still watching it. The problem is always the B&B writers.


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