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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 / ... 4,638 episodes, 1987-2019
Ronn Moss ...  Ridge Forrester 3,469 episodes, 1987-2015
Susan Flannery ...  Stephanie Forrester / ... 3,054 episodes, 1987-2018
John McCook ...  Eric Forrester / ... 2,963 episodes, 1987-2019
Hunter Tylo ...  Dr. Taylor Hayes / ... 2,079 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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Official Sites:

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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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Crossover-mania: The following actors brought their Genoa City alter-egos from The Young and the Restless (1973) to Los Angeles: Kimberlin Brown (Sheila Carter, 1992 onwards), Tracey E. Bregman (Lauren Fenmore Carter, 1992 onwards), Don Diamont (Brad Carlton, 1993), Peter Barton (Scott Grainger, 1993), Peter Bergman (Jack Abbott, 1998), Eric Braeden (Victor Newman, 1999), Susan Seaforth Hayes (Joanna Manning, 2003), Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor, 2005), Eileen Davidson (Ashley Abbott, 2007), Darcy Rose Byrnes (Abby Abbott Carlton, 2007), Lauralee Bell (Christine Blair, 2007). While Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester, 1990s), John McCook (Eric Forrester Sr., 1990s, 2005 & 2008), Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke Logan, 1999 & 2007), Maeve Quinlan (Megan Conley, 1999) and Lesli Kay (Felicia Forrester, 2008) brought their LA-alter-egos to Genoa City for guest appearances, only two character permanently crossed over: Adrienne Frantz first played Amber Moore on The Bold and the Beautiful (1987) from 1997 to 2005 before joining The Young and the Restless (1973) in the same role in 2006, as did Sean Kanan who Deacon Sharpe back to life in Genoa City in 2009. See more »

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A classic soap opera!
16 July 2006 | by Catherine_Grace_ZehSee all my reviews

Ah, yes. I can remember when I was in high school. One thing I would do my junior and senior year when I was home from school was watch this classic soap opera. From that moment on, I was hooked on it. In addition, I also enjoyed the days when Agnes Bruckner played Bridget Forrester. At first, when Macy (Bobbie Eakes) left the show in 2003, I didn't watch it as much. Today, it's my absolute favorite. If you ask me, Macy was absolutely diabolical. You'd have to have seen the show between 1987 and 2003 if you want to know why. However, this is still a good soap opera. In conclusion, I highly recommend this classic soap opera to all you die-hard CBS fans.


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