Articles for The Bold and the Beautiful Season 8

With Dr. Hillman’s aid, Jackie is up and around on her feet although Nick is worried if it is too soon. Dr. Hillman says she is very determined and her walking and speech have improved considerably. Nick sits by her side and holds her hand. She notices he’s not wearing his wedding ring. Simply he replies that Brooke ended the marriage. She needs time for herself and the children. She grimaces and he tells her just to rest, his only concern is what Stephanie did to her. But, she’s not thinking of this quite the way Jackie is.Brooke returns to the office and Ridge is surprised to see her after what happened last night. But instead of talking about that, he wants to concentrate on what’s happening between the two of them. He tells Logan he feels like they are coming full circle. It’s kind of like they are picking up where they left off. She teases that she thought he wasn’t going to pressure her. He says he’s not, he’s just glad she is back where she belongs – back at Forrester and in his arms. He gives her a hug and almost a kiss when Stephanie and Eric walk in. Stephanie clasps her hands in glee and says it looks like the old Forrester magic is working again…..only this time nothing is going to get in the way of their happiness……especially her lunatic husband.-Wanda, TVMegasiteClick Here To Read the Rest of the Recap Read more »
Agnes Bruckner got her break on the soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful as the character Bridget Forrester. Following actress Landry Albright, she portrayed the daughter of Brooke Logan and Eric Forrester, younger sister to Rick and sister to six half-siblings, Thorne, Felicia, Kristen, Angela, Hope and R.J. She represented the character from 1997 to 1999. Read more »
Lindsay Price was known for her appearance on soap operas The Bold and the Beautiful and All My Children. Playing the character Michael Lai from 1995 to 1997, she had a string of affairs with Dylan Shaw, who was Michael‘s close friend Jessica‘s ex-boyfriend, Grant Chambers, who eventually was shot and Michael was suspected, and Thorne Forrester. Read more »
Nick has a stranglehold on Stephanie by holding tightly to her jacket lapels while dangling her head over the banister. She‘s turning red and begging him to let her go; he‘s frightening her. He insists that she confess that she pushed his mother over this same railing and calls her a liar when she won‘t. He rants at her that she doesn‘t give a damn who she hurts! He clenches his teeth, but finally lets up saying it would be so easy... so easy, but he‘s not like her, and neither is his mother. He jerks her back up and she takes this opportunity to run to her bedroom. He runs after her telling her not to run from him. Read more »
Next month, actor Alan Thicke will be reprising his role on the daytime drama series, The Bold and the Beautiful. Thicke first appeared on the popular soap opera in August 2006 as Rich Ginger, a controversial talk show host who interviewed Donna Logan (Jennifer Gareis) after she became the spokesmodel for Forrester Creations.  This year, Thicke‘s Rich will have Stephanie (Susan Flannery) and Phoebe Forrester (MacKenzie Mauzy) on his talk show as part of the duo‘s effort to promote the latest product from Forrester Originals. Read more »
Constantine Maroulis gained fame on the fourth season of American Idol for his sultry, smoldering looks to the camera.  Now his debut, self-titled solo album will finally be released tomorrow, August 7, two years in the making.  He took the time to make it the best he could, releasing it under his own label of Sixth Place Records, an homage to his finish on American Idol.Since that time, his career has soared with opportunities on television and on Broadway.  His latest gig is as one of the stars of The Bold and the Beautiful in which he plays a singer and music producer named Constantine.Constantine spoke to BuddyTV last week about his new CD, his work on the popular daytime soap opera, and his future plans as both a singer and as a record label owner.  Below you will find the complete transcript of the interview as well as the mp3 audio file. Read more »
Emmy-award winner Heather Tom has been tapped for a role on CBS‘ daytime drama series, The Bold and the Beautiful.  The 31-year-old actress is reportedly set to play Katie Logan, Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) and Donna‘s (Jennifer Gareis) younger sister.  Tom will be taking over actress Nancy Sloane, who portrayed the role from 1987-1989, and at different points in time from 1991-2004. Heather Tom‘s involvement in The Bold and the Beautiful marks her third role in daytime television.  She spent twelve years on another CBS soap opera, The Young and the Restless, during which she earned eight Daytime Emmy nominations for Outstanding Younger Actress.  She won the category twice, first in 1993 and then again in 1999. Read more »
Occasionally, actors from The Bold and the Beautiful gather together to spend the day with their fans.  On August 25, there will be yet another event, however, this gathering will be extra special as the long-running soap celebrates its 20th anniversary.Since the show debuted on March 23, 1987 on CBS, the 30-minute soap has reached around 450 million viewers daily.  Given its strong worldwide following, executive producer Bradley P. Bell and fan club president Cathy Tomas have organized an affair that would give fans from all over the world the opportunity to meet and greet the stars of The Bold and the Beautiful. Read more »
On today‘s episode, Brooke tells the social worker, Dorothy Bascom, that she thinks Stephanie shouldn‘t have custody of her children.  She vows that she will get them back.  Brooke tries to convince the social worker that she has complied with everything asked of her, but the social worker doesn‘t look convinced.  Dorothy brings up the fact that Brooke gets careless and neglectful whenever there is a man involved.Finally, Dorothy is convinced and tells her that she will request a hearing for tomorrow to see if Brooke can get Hope and RJ back. Read more »
We open with Brooke and Andy at the restaurant.  Andy has just revealed that he is her secret admirer who gave her the bird in the cage.  He says that they have met before, but Stephanie doesn‘t remember.  She finally flashbacks and remembers that at that very restaurant, he tried to buy her a drink and when she declined, he yelled nastily.  She tries to go, but he alludes to her child custody case and says that he has some knowledge of family law.Constantine and Phoebe discuss the Bold Face Challenge.  Phoebe is concerned that she won‘t be able to sing lovey-dovey lyrics to Rick, but Constantine says that singing is just like acting.Nick drops in on Stephanie at home to discuss Brooke‘s case. Read more »
We open today‘s episode at Brooke‘s.  Andy is there, looking menacing in the shadows.  He says that he got in through the terrace door which she always leaves open.  He tries to stay, asking her for some "adult fun."  She insists that he leave, but he pours himself a drink.Felicia has just arrived home to Stephanie, reporting that Brooke left the restaurant alone.Phoebe and Rick are still talking about the Bold Face Challenge singing competition.  Phoebe says that she can‘t sing to him about wanting to spend the rest of her days together. Read more »
We open immediately post-assault at Brooke‘s manner.  They are both fully clothed, but Andy has clearly just raped her.  He continues his evil, mustache-twirling schtick.  She tries to call the police, but he threatens that if she does, he‘ll see to it that she‘ll never see her kids again.Jacqueline and Dominick discuss Brooke‘s case.  Jacqueline decides that she sympathizes with Brooke and thus, doesn‘t want to testify against her. Read more »
It is morning.  Brooke, still holding the knife, sits on the couch flashbacking her horrible evening.  The security system guy Everett arrives to rewire the security system and to change the locks.  Brooke also wants a full time security guard to watch the place.A little later on Dorothy arrives.  She has brought along a trainee to provide a second opinion on Brooke‘s behavior.Ridge arrives at Stephanie‘s where she shows him a picture of Stephanie and Andy on the front page of the paper.  Stephanie is succeeding in planting seeds of doubt in Ridge‘s mind. Read more »
We open with Brooke and her daughter Bridget.  Brooke tearfully tells her what happened last night.  Brooke tells her everything, from her first meeting with Andy to the events that transpired last night at the house.We cut to a shot of the floor around Donna‘s and Thorne‘s couch.  There are various items of clothing strewn about, and sure enough, the camera angle shifts to show Brooke and Thorne canoodling on the couch.  Funny, Donna drew on Thorne with the erasable marker on yesterday‘s episode, but wonder of wonders, miracle of miracles, he seems pretty clean today. Read more »
The episode starts with an establishing shot of sprawling Middle America, ending with the exterior of Brooke‘s house.  Inside, Bridget has brought up breakfast for her mom.  Ridge calls and asks where Brooke is.  Brooke has missed Hope‘s recital.  Since when are recitals scheduled so early in the day?On the other end of the line, Stephanie is still buzzing evilly around Ridge‘s ear.  The lawyer is there also and reports that Hope and RJ‘s biological father has signed a statement of abandonment, leaving Ridge free to file for full custody of the children.Finally, after much hype, we finally see the stage for the Boldface Challenge.  Constantine and Phoebe meet Constantine‘s promoter, Don.  Later, Ashley finds Phoebe and reveals that she has something to say about Rick. Read more »
Today, on The Bold and the Beautiful, the Boldface Challenge is upon us.  It better be good considering all the hype.  Donna and Thorne arrive.  Constantine introduces Phoebe to Elliot Yamin and Jon McLaughlin, as Rick watches from afar.  A bit later, Rick finds Phoebe in her dressing room.  He tells her that he will mean every word that he‘ll sing to her, and she won‘t be confused anymore.Meanwhile, Stephanie is still in Brooke‘s bedroom, accusing Brooke of whoring it up with Andy.  This gives Brooke another chance to flashback to her terrifying night.Constantine introduces Jon McLaughlin on the stage.  As we cut to the opening credits.  Ooh, new opening sequence! Read more »
The big story on The Bold and the Beautiful this week revolved around Brooke.  She has just been raped by Andy, who threatens to keep her kids away from her forever if she reports him.  She stabs him when he tries to rape her again, succeeding in getting him our of the house.  Dorothy from Child Protective Services drops in on Brooke after her attack, and postpones the hearing due to Brooke‘s unstable emotional state.  Bridget also comes by to check in on Brooke, finds out about the rape and spends time helping Brooke recover.All the while, Stephanie is buzzing in Ridge‘s ear about how he shouldn‘t trust such a promiscuous tramp like Brooke with his children.  Ridge proves that he has no backbone by signing the petition she convinced him to make to gain full custody of the children.  Someone needs to stand up to her, and I hope it‘s Brooke. Read more »
Ridge and Brooke open today‘s episode of The Bold and the Beautiful.  He has come over to ask her why she wasn‘t at the concert.  She accuses him of being under his mother‘s thumb.  That‘s pretty true.  What‘s the deal with Brooke‘s security system?  Isn‘t the point of having an alarm system and a security guard so that people can‘t come in?After the credits, we cut back to the concert.  It‘s Rick and Phoebe who are singing!  They are pretty good actually, but I‘m sure Randy would say that Phoebe is a bit "pitchy," dog.  Apparently, Phoebe was just kidding herself about not loving Rick anymore because as soon as they are done with their duet, they kiss passionately on the stage. Read more »
Last time on The Bold and the Beautiful, Brooke had just told Ridge about the rape. We open today with Ridge comforting Brooke.Stephanie and Eric are getting a photo shoot together with dresses that Eric designed. Ashley comes in, but they are still waiting for Ridge to arrive.Nick and Jacqueline are going over some sketches that a designer has brought in. Nick things they suck, but the designer pushes the blame on Brooke, who has been MIA from the office for days. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful opens at the Cafe Russe.  Ridge has espied Andy coming in and the two men eye each other.  Andy knows what‘s up and makes a break for it.Eric and Stephanie are evaluating Eric‘s designs on the models.  Stephanie objects to a particularly lowcut piece as too risque, but Eric says that "skin is always in."  I agree with him.  it‘s a pretty tasteful dress, and it‘s not like it‘s JLo‘s green Oscar dress.Donna comes in with a mockup of her wedding invitation.  Donna wants to have it at the Forrester manse, but Stephanie objects.  Eric says it‘s okay, and Thorne suggests having the wedding next week. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful begins with a recap of Ridge and Andy on the roof, Andy wielding the electrical metal pole thingie.A voiceover informs us that the role of Katie Logan is now played by Heather Tom.Stephanie continues to warn Thorne about Donna.Ashley calls Ridge and leaves a message on his voicemail from the lab.  She is wearing what looks like a cocktail dress under her lab coat, which is preposterous.  Rick comes by with some paperwork, and tells her that Phoebe dumped him for good.  Ashley looks disappointed. Read more »
On The Bold and the Beautiful, it is morning and Hope and RJ are having breakfast with Stephanie.  They spent the night with their grandmother, but they say that they miss their mother and can‘t wait to see her again.  They, like many young children on television, talk as if they have a mild mental disability.  Ashley shows up with her daughter Abby.  Ashley and Stephanie engage in some expository conversation about how Ridge has not been seen since he signed the petition to request full custody.Meanwhile, Ridge is in Brooke‘s bedroom, having just brought up a tray of breakfast foods.  They are very sweet with each other.Nick and Jacqueline are still planning their copyright lawsuit to get the better of those pesky Forresters. Read more »
Brooke tells Ridge about everything that happened to her the night she was raped. Ridge decides to drop the lawsuit and hunt Andy down for revenge. Ridge finds Andy on the roof of the Cafe Russe. One thing leads to another, and Andy gets electrocuted and dies, but not before revealing that he had an accomplice who fed him intimate details about Brooke‘s life. Ridge brings the kids home to Brooke and vows to find the accomplice. Neither of them knows yet that Stephanie is the accomplice. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful opens with Brooke reading to her kids.  Ridge is still there and just did the dishes.  What a nice little nuclear family we have here on The Bold and the Beautiful.  The kids want to go up to Big Bear to their cabin, and Ridge shrugs his shoulders why not?Donna is trying on wedding dresses with Jacqueline.  They catch us up on Donna‘s motivation, how she got involved with Thorne in the first place to get back at Stephanie for taking Brooke‘s children away from her.  Donna says that Thorne is kind and handsome and an amazing guy, so why shouldn‘t she want to marry him.  Jacqueline says it‘s because Donna doesn‘t love him, which Donna doesn‘t disagree with.  Thorne comes in and says that they have a problem. Read more »
Last time on The Bold and the Beautiful, Brooke may still be in love with Ridge; Donna still wants to marry Thorne but is definitely not in love with him.Today is the day of the wedding, and Stephanie comes home to find Donna getting the flowers together for the wedding.  Stephanie is furious and asks to speak to Eric in the den, but not before she breaks a vase and kicks over a chair.  A little immature?  Eric and Stephanie argue about Thorne‘s decision about getting married.  Eric just wants Thorne to be happy and refuses to go along with scheming Steph.Thorne is on the phone with Ridge when Felicia comes in.  Felicia decolletage is veritably spilling out of strappy blue gown.Katie comes over to Forrester manor and Donna asks her to be her maid of honor. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful begins with Donna‘s and Thorne‘s wedding getting underway.  Katie is still confronting Donna about whether she is marrying Thorne for the right reasons.  Donna, who is still not dressed, says that the marriage will be good for their families.Jacqueline and Stephanie exchange heated words about their fashion design rivalry.Katie demands to know whether Donna loves Thorne, but Donna tries to dodge the question. Read more »
Things don‘t look good for Thorne on The Bold and the Beautiful.  The wedding is still under way.  Donna has been walking down that aisle the whole weekend.  Thorne looks worried, mulling over everything Katie told him about Donna‘s real intentions.Nick is still in his office when Taylor comes in.  Nick tells her that Donna told his mother, Jacqueline, that she is only marrying Thorne to stick it to Stephanie.The wedding has made it past the "Speak now or forever hold your peace" bit.  Felicia is reading from 1 Corinthians, while everybody but Donna scowls.  Katie in particular, is grimacing quite well. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful begins with Brooke having flashbacks about her attack again.  I suppose that since the wedding storyline is done, we can now go back to the only other available storyline here.  Ridge has hired a private investigator to track down the accomplice that Andy alluded to before he got fried.Katie is at Stephanie‘s house at Stephanie‘s request.  Old Stephanie wants to thank Katie for interfering with Donna‘s and Thorne‘s wedding.  Katie, who rocks by the way, bitches that she did it for Donna‘s sake but she‘s not going to stand by and listen to Stephanie tongue-lash her sisters.  We and Katie find out that Stephanie really called Katie over so that she can get to scoop on Brooke.  Because, you see, now that she doesn‘t have to worry about Donna, she has time to go back to Brooke. Read more »
Today on The Bold and the Beautiful, Eric is working from home, and Ashley comes by to talk to him.  They discuss that Thorne has been throwing himself in his work to get over the wedding debacle.  Ashley asks Eric for his perspective on the whole Ridge and Brooke situation.  Eric says that he and Stephanie do not see eye to eye on their son‘s life.  Eric believes that Ridge and Brooke are still in love with each other.Meanwhile, Ridge is still at the Cafe Russe with his private investigator.  The cellphone they found works, but is locked so they can‘t access the numbers.  The PI suggests calling Andy‘s secretary, who probably knows the password.Felicia comes over to Ridge‘s to see if Stephanie has gone there to lay into Brooke again. Read more »
Former Young and the Restless actress, Heather Tom, is pleased to be part of the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful.  As reported previously, the 31-year-old actress has signed a six-month long contract with the long-running soap, taking over the role of Katherine "Katie" Logan, who was previously portrayed by Nancy Sloan. In an interview with Soap Opera Digest, she talks about her experiences and her sentiments on her new acting gig.“It‘s been great and fun.  I‘m getting to work with people I‘ve known for many years but haven‘t necessarily worked with.  It‘s a happy, easy set, which is nice.  I‘m having a great time,” Tom told Soap Opera Digest.  Read more »
Despite the wish I made yesterday on my fallen eyelash, The Bold and the Beautiful is back again today.  My eyelash was sacrificed in vain.Felicia does her best to tell Brooke that she needs to go to the police, or else the sick bastard (read: Stephanie) who fed Andy Johnson the information will stay free to victimize another woman.At the Cafe Russe, we find out that the private investigator is a lot smarter than poor, dumb Ridge.  The PI has already put two and two together and suspects that Stephanie has something to do with Andy.  Poor, dumb Ridge stays firmly in denial. Read more »
On The Bold and the Beautiful today, Brooke is incredulous to find out that Stephanie was Andy‘s accomplice.  Eric snoops around Stephanie‘s desk and finds a clipping of the photo from the Cafe Russe of Andy and Brooke.  Bridget comes over to Eric‘s in tears because of concern over her mother.Brooke and Ridge both feel ill at the thought of Stephanie‘s evil ways.  Instead of actually going to the police or confronting her, they just jabber on and on about how sick she is.Bridget, who is still in the dark about Stephanie‘s evil, evil ways, is trying to figure out how Andy Johnson knew about the intricacies of Brooke‘s child custody case.  Bridget leaves the room to take a call, and Eric takes that opportunity to break into Stephanie‘s locked drawer.  In it, he finds a napkin on which is written Andy Johnson‘s number. Read more »
This week on the The Bold and the Beautiful was really quite an emotional roller-coaster for Stephanie Forrester.  It started out with Donna and Thorne‘s wedding.  Thorne had just received the shocker of all shockers from Katie Logan that Donna doesn‘t really love him and is just marrying him to get back at Stephanie.  Thorne called off the wedding at the last minute and disappeared from screen for the rest of the week, ostensibly burying himself in work to get over Donna.  Predictably, Stephanie was elated, and tried to lure Katie over to her side.  But Katie, who just wants everyone to get along, approached Felicia and Brooke to negotiate a truce between their two families. Read more »
Sean Kanan, former cast member on The Bold and the Beautiful, faces yet another DUI case.  The soap star is currently charged with two misdemeanor counts of driving under the influence of alcohol and driving with a blood-alcohol level of .08 percent or higher. According to TMZ.com, Kanan pleads not guilty to the DUI allegations put forward earlier this summer. The former Bold and the Beautiful actor was arrested on August 18 for suspicion of DUI but was able to post bail for $30,000.  He was then summoned to appear in a Los Angeles courtroom on September 17, in which he pleaded not guilty.  Prior to this, he was convicted of DUI in 1998.  If found guilty the second time around, he faces a minimum sentence of 96 hours or 4 days in jail.  But if condemned with the maximum sentence, he could face up to one year in prison.  Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful is one of the most enduring soaps on television.  Now on its 20th year, it remains a favorite among audiences.  Despite their lengthy hours of filming and production, many of its stars still manage to find time and energy to engage in various extra-curricular socio-civic and charitable pursuits. On Saturday, October 6, Winsor Harmon, who plays Thorne Forrester, and Lesli Kay, who portrays his Bold and the Beautiful sibling, Felicia, will be joining a host of other celebrities for the 5th Annual Jayo Invitational Celebrity Pro-Am Volleyball tournament. Read more »
Dallas‘ Patrick Duffy is returning to the lavish and extravagant world of CBS‘ The Bold and the Beautiful.  The 58-year old actor who is best known to televiewers as Bobby Ewing on the popular late `70s to early `90s show, Dallas, will reprise his role as Stephen Logan on The Bold and the Beautiful. According to TV Guide, Patrick Duffy‘s character will make his way back to the Los Angeles-based Forresters of The Bold and the Beautiful sometime next month, after he is summoned by his younger daughter, Donna, played by Jennifer Gareis. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful took a shocking turn when Eric Forrester and Donna Logan, who happens to be the sister of Eric‘s ex-wife, Brooke, shared a passionate kiss and brought their relationship to a whole new level.  For John McCook, who plays the Forrester patriarch, the development is a very welcome change, as he says it has breathed new life into his character. “I‘ve had a real re-energizing of Eric,” McCook told Soap Opera Weekly, adding his character is enjoying the relationship because he has come to realize that there was something missing in his life other than a warm bed. That said, The Bold and the Beautiful has been careful not to make the Eric and Donna‘s romance solely about sex. Read more »
After skipping town last month, The Bold and the Beautiful‘s Stephanie Douglas is getting ready to storm back on Friday, October 19.  She‘s not alone, however, as her mother, Ann, is set to return as well.  Guest star Betty White (The Golden Girls) will reprise her role as the Douglas matriarch. Stephanie, played by Susan Flannery, left town after her involvement in Brooke Logan‘s (Katherine Kelly Lang) rape was exposed. Her actions, as well as her rather long absence, have driven the wedge between her and Eric (John McCook) even deeper. Read more »
Hunter Tylo, one of the stars of CBS‘ The Bold and the Beautiful, suffered a devastating blow last week when her 19-year-old son, Michael Tylo, Jr., accidentally drowned while at a home in the Las Vegas suburb of Henderson. According to Henderson police spokesperson Todd Rasmussen, Michael was already without life when police arrived at the house following a call from an unidentified person.  Tylo, who appears as Dr. Taylor MArone on The Bold and the Beautiful, was in Los Angeles at the time of the incident, show representative Eva Demirjan said.  Read more »
Mykel Shannon Jenkins, the first winner of SoapNet‘s reality competition, I Wanna Be a Soap Star, has joined the cast of CBS‘ The Bold and the Beautiful.  According to executive producer and head writer Bradley P. Bell, Jenkins will appear on the daytime drama as Charlie Baker. Jenkins‘ Charlie is the son of Lt. Baker (Dan Martin) and has recently been promoted to the rank of detective in the police department. Charlie enters the series as Eric Forrester (John McCook) regains control of Forrester Creations, and is an essential part of The Bold and the Beautiful‘s “hottest and most suspenseful story-arc of the year.” Read more »
It has been 10 months since the passing of one of The Bold and the Beautiful‘s most colorful regulars, Darlene Conley, who played the feisty Sally Spectra.  In celebration of her remarkable life, the soap is staging a fashion event, in collaboration with Beau Rivage Resort & Casino. Darlene Conley had essayed the role of Sally Spectra, proverbial thorn on the butts of the Forresters on The Bold and the Beautiful for nearly two decades, until she finally succumbed to stomach cancer on January 14 of this year.  Two days shy of her first death anniversary, her friends and co-stars from The Bold and the Beautiful will lead a fashion extravaganza in memory of her. Read more »
To celebrate The Bold and the Beautiful‘s 20th anniversary, the show has released a hardcover book entitled The Bold and the Beautiful In Celebration of Twenty Years of Television.  The book, which can now be purchased via the show‘s official website, features year-by-year summaries, interviews, behind-the-scenes stories and numerous photos. The book was penned by Eva Demirjian, the Director of Communications & Talent Relations for The Bold and The Beautiful.  According to Demirjian, creating the book was no walk in the park, as she had to some extensive research in order to ensure the finished product would be of excellent quality. Read more »
This week, CBS will be trimming down The Bold and the Beautiful to make way for holiday programming on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23.  Nevertheless, the network will be bringing forth three episodes filled with drama, some bold confrontations and a lot of suspense.Read on for this week‘s spoilers on The Bold and the Beautiful. Read more »
The saga of the Forrester dynasty continues with this week‘s installments on The Bold and the Beautiful.  Last week, Forrester matriarch and iron-fisted manipulator extraordinaire, Stephanie, became the victim of a behind the scenes shooting. Read on to find out what developments are in store when The Bold and the Beautiful returns with this week‘s heaping of new episodes. Read more »
It‘s been 15 years since Todd McKee last took a turn on The Bold and the Beautiful.  Last month, the actor rejoined the CBS drama, fascinated with the new faces that have since become part of the show, as well as the changes that have occurred since he was last on it. McKee, who has reprised his role as Jake MacClaine, spoke to Soap Opera Weekly about his return to The Bold and the Beautiful. Read more »
Losing a gig may be a fear among many film and television actors, but it‘s not for up-and-coming daytime drama star, Mykel Shannon Jenkins.  The 38-year-old actor, who won the first season of SOAPnet‘s I Wanna Be A Soap Star and is now appearing on CBS‘ The Bold and the Beautiful, remained optimistic when his character on General Hospital was killed off, as he is not one who “believes in scarcity." “When I was leaving [General Hospital] everybody was feeling bad, but I was excited, because I was excited about tomorrow, about the next story that I was actually going to be able to tell,” Jenkins said. Read more »
As previously reported on our Young and the Restless page, Eileen Davidson is back in Genoa City for a limited, three-episode story arc, reprising the role of Ashley Abbott, which she originated on The Young and the Restless back in 1982.  Now essaying the same role on The Bold and the Beautiful, Davidson and her Ashley Abbott persona have returned to their roots starting with the episode last December 28 and carrying on today till tomorrow. Davidson spoke about her character‘s visit to her old stomping grounds, before Ashley Abbott made her way to the glitzy and glamorous Los Angeles fashion world in The Young and the Restless spin-off, The Bold and the Beautiful. Read more »
It‘s another week on The Bold and the Beautiful and five more days for longtime Forrester iron lady, Stephanie (Susan Flannery), to wreak havoc on the lives of the Logan family.  For now, Stephanie seems hell bent on keeping Donna (Jennifer Lynne Gareis) from becoming the next Mrs. Eric Forrester (John McCook).Meanwhile, Nick (Jack Wagner) is concerned that Taylor (Hunter Tylo) may fall off the wagon and return to the bottle as she sinks deeper into depression over the egg mix-up fiasco. Read on for spoilers to this week‘s The Bold and the Beautiful. Read more »
Remember the prince who became obsessed with Hunter Tylo‘s character, Taylor Hayes Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful?  He was portrayed by the dashing Indian actor Kabir Bedi. Bedi recently spoke with Times of India about his experiences as an actor in Bollywood, Hollywood and the rest of the global stage. Read more »
This week on The Bold and the Beautiful, the truth about baby Jack‘s maternity elicits all sorts of reactions from members of the Marone camp.  Could it be responsible for Taylor‘s sudden passing out? Find out in spoilers to this week‘s edition of The Bold and the Beautiful.Warning: Spoilers ahead. Read more »
William deVry as Storm Logan on The Bold and the Beautiful has gone from dependable defense attorney to Stephanie‘s (Susan Flannery) unsuccessful assassin.  In recent weeks, Storm and Logan family Patriarch were last seen headed for Europe. DeVry spoke with Soap Opera Weekly about his and fellow Bold and the Beautiful cast members‘ reaction to Storm being revealed as Stephanie‘s shooter, as well as what could be in store for the Logan men and women. Read more »
This week on The Bold and the Beautiful, can Taylor fight her demons and stay sober?  Or will the constant and irrefutable presence of Brooke in her life push her over the edge? Find out what happens next in this week‘s spoilers to The Bold and the Beautiful.  Read more »
Much like the exodus of returning cast members on ABC‘s All My Children, CBS‘ The Bold and the Beautiful will also welcome another familiar face towards the end of the month.  After Patrick Duffy‘s reprisal of his role as Stephen, patriarch of the Logan clan, now comes Ian Buchanan, all set to once again assume the part of Dr. James Warwick. Buchanan originated the role of Taylor‘s (Hunter Tylo) psychiatrist mentor and friend back in 1993.  He last played the character on The Bold and the Beautiful in 2002.  Read more »
Jennifer Lynne Gareis has seen her character, Donna, come out of the corners and emerge right smack in the center of controversy on The Bold and the Beautiful.  For several weeks now, Donna has gone from living out her dream, to having it yanked from her by a scheming, manipulative evil witch. The actress spoke with Soap Opera Weekly about the painful choices her Bold and the Beautiful alter ego has had to make, in the name of love. Read more »
Back in December, we reported on how Mykel Shannon Jenkins, winner of season 1 of SOAPnet‘s I Wanna Be A Soap Star, was upbeat despite his character‘s demise on General Hospital.  Since then, he‘s found another gig as Detective Charlie Baker on another daytime drama, The Bold and the Beautiful. It seems his positive attitude and dogged determination are now paying off, with a nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama Series at the 39th Annual NAACP Image Awards. Read more »
Ever since she first stepped into the glitz and glamour of The Bold and the Beautiful, Lesley-Anne Down has made the most of her role as Jacqueline “Jackie” Payne Marone.  As Jackie, one of her extended fantasies has been to see her son Nick (Jack Wagner) live happily ever after with her favorite daughter-in-law, Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang).  Yet another constant that crops up with frightening regularity seems to be Jackie‘s obsession with bathtub sequences. Lesley-Anne Down spoke with Soap Opera Weekly about what it‘s been like playing bathtub bubble-friendly Jackie on The Bold and the Beautiful. Read more »
It’s been a while since hunky Lorenzo Lamas was last seen on CBS’ The Bold and the Beautiful.  For two years, Lamas portrayed firefighter Hector Ramirez on the daytime drama.  Since leaving the show in 2006, the son of actors Arlene Dahl and Fernando Lamas has literally found his voice and taken a different path onstage.The former Bold and the Beautiful co-star will appear in a series of performances showcasing both his newly-harnessed singing chops as well as his own brand of self-deprecating humor.  Lamas will take the stage at the Colony Hotel in Palm Beach until March 2. Read more »
Imagine The Bold and the Beautiful minus manipulative, scheming, controlling and to most of us, evil, Forrester matriarch, Stephanie.  If you were Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang), that would be tantamount to paradise or nirvana.  But for the soap‘s avid viewers, it could mean a gaping hole where the show‘s longest-serving and arguably most effective villain used to hold court. Yes, it‘s true – fans of The Bold and the Beautiful must brace themselves for the inevitable departure of Susan Flannery, the lady who has breathed life into Stephanie Forrester for the last 20 years.  The 68-year old actress has expressed her desire to retire soon, during a recent interview with an Australian news program. Read more »
As loyal fans of The Bold and the Beautiful know, the popular CBS daytime drama is a spin-off of The Young and the Restless.  Not surprisingly, over the years, characters from either of the two soaps have occasionally crossed over from one series to the other. Come April this year, the tradition of intersecting storylines between the parent soap and its offspring will once again figure in The Young and the Restless. Read more »
This week promises more, new surprises on The Bold and the Beautiful, where not everyone is as benign and right-in-the-head as they may have originally seemed.  So, who could be the next to unravel in the high-stakes world of fashion, and in the continuing saga of the Logans and the Forresters. Find out what lies ahead in this week‘s edition of The Bold and the Beautiful.Warning: Spoilers ahead. Read more »
The 35th annual Daytime Emmy Awards are scheduled to air tonight at 8pm on ABC. Daytime regulars Cameron Mathison (All My Children) and Sherri Shepherd (The View) will act as master and mistress of ceremonies.Mathison will be wearing a tuxedo by Arnold Brant, and Shepherd will sport gowns by Badgley Mishka and Angela Dean and jewelry by Chopard.The list of nominations was announced on Wednesday, April 30 with CBS, in particular The Young and the Restless, nabbed the most noms: 56 and 17, respectively. Read more »
After playing Ziggy Deadmarsh on The Bold and the Beautiful in 2002, Matthew Borlenghi returns to daytime television to join yet another soap.  This time, he‘ll be gracing the town of Salem as he joins the cast of Days of our Lives. Thanks to Soaps.com, we now know that Borlenghi will serve be serving as the Mayor of Salem.  While not much has been revealed about his upcoming storyline on Days of our Lives, he did reveal who he will be interacting with when he brings some law and order to the drama-engulfed town. Read more »
It seems that the rumor is true: Rick Hearst is leaving General Hospital after all! The 44-year-old actor has expressed some concern over his character Ric Lansing‘s lack of new story last year, fueling rumors that show executives might eventually pull the plug on the his character on General Hospital. ABC has remained tightlipped over the issue but has presented Hearst with a new contract last September, suggesting that he will "continue with us for the foreseeable future." Six months later, however, the network has set Rick Lansing‘s last day on General Hospital on June 25 as Rick Hearst has decided to join the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful.  Read more »
Besides the Super Bowl XLIV showdown between the New Orleans Saints and Indianapolis Colts, there‘s another thing that viewers looked forward to during the NFL‘s championship game: the commercials!  Read more »
Wedding bells are ringing for the fifth time for Lorenzo Lamas, father of former Bachelor contestant Shayne Lamas who confirmed her dad‘s engagement news to Us Weekly. The 52-year-old actor, best known for playing Lance Cumson on Falcon Crest and Hector Ramirez on The Bold and The Beautiful, is set to tie the knot with 23-year-old model girlfriend Shawna Craig. Read more »
The results are in for what could possibly be the final Emmy Award show for Daytime TV. The highly anticipated event, broadcast live tonight from the Las Vegas Hilton and hosted by Regis Philbin, featured performances by Cirque du Soleil and The Jersey Boys, as well as tributes to Dick Clark and As the World Turns, which will ends its 50-year run in September. Producer and writer Agnes Nixon, who created One Life to Live and All My Children, was also honored with this year‘s Daytime Emmy Lifetime Achievement Award. But enough of the event fillers and on to what the show is really about.   Read more »
The fat lady is singing, not for the end of the opera, but the end of the soap opera. Today, after months of rumors and speculation, ABC officially canceled its long-running daytime soaps All My Children and One Life to Live.  Read more »
Here‘s your High Five: The five big moments and questions from today‘s episode of The Bold and The Beautiful.High Five Highlights:1. Taylor and Ridge are sure the writing they saw in the sand must be from Brooke and Thomas.2. Whip‘s insecurities mount when Taylor and Ridge spend considerable time together as they continue the search.3. With the weather deteriorating quickly, the search for the survivors is reduced and Ridge begs a boat captain to take them out to continue the search.4. Stephanie tells Nick how afraid she is that she will lose Brooke and Thomas, especially since she and Brooke had become closer lately.5. Brooke is becoming quite ill and is sure the berries she ate were poisonous. Thomas is feeling the effects as well. The two are nauseous and having trouble moving about. Read more »
Although it will still be months and months (two or so months anyway) until Bones returns for season 7, work has already begun on the show‘s production. This means guest stars. And one of those guest stars will be Morgan Fairchild. Read more »
The Bold and the Beautiful continues to take viewers to the cut-throat world of fashion and fame through the lives of the Forresters, who are definitely no strangers to catfights, love triangles, and near-incestuous relationships.  This week, however, the show focuses on Steffy‘s pursuit of Liam, who in turn struggles to resist her steamy advances. Can Liam fight temptation? Read on to find out more. Read more »
Last week on daytime TV, the murder case of Skye Newman took center stage on The Young and the Restless while Project Orpheus was explored on All My Children. Viewers also learned about the identity of Chloe‘s mystery attacker on Days of Our Lives. This week, it‘s all about returning characters, shady proposals and on-going bitter rivals. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week marks the beginning of the end for All My Children as the 41-year-old soap prepares to bid farewell to Pine Valley‘s most notable families, including the Kanes, the Hubbards and the Chandlers. Additionally, viewers can also look forward to the return of James Franco on daytime TV, as well as wedding related disasters on General Hospital. Read on to find out more. Read more »
Last week, All My Children aired its final broadcast on ABC, leaving viewers with a staggering cliffhanger that will set up major storylines for its online reboot. The ending, which featured JR shooting someone, is the big mystery fans will have to keep guessing until the show resumes online in January. Meanwhile, there is so much drama to look forward to including Liam‘s bachelor party on The Bold and the Beautiful and the return of Carrie, Austin, John and Marlena on Days of our Lives. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week on daytime TV, one more person is found dead in Llanview, a mystery patient is revealed and several people are put behind bars. Read on to find out more.  Read more »
This week on daytime TV, secrets come out, evil schemes are made, someone gives birth and two people are held at gun point. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week on daytime TV, someone discovers she may have a child out there, a killer is revealed, a ghost makes another visit and  a mysterious text unites several people who have something in common. Read on to find out more.   Read more »
It‘s Halloween week on daytime TV and things are about to get creepier thanks to a mystery texter and masked man. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week on daytime TV, a couple agrees to renew their vows, someone undergoes hypnosis, while someone might be pregnant with a dead character‘s child. Read on to find out more! Read more »
This week on daytime TV, family secrets are revealed, a couple gets hitched, someone fires a gun and someone has a "fake" memory. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week on daytime TV, several couples get hitched, reunions take place and someone finds out that he has a son. Read on to find out more. Read more »
It‘s Thanksgiving week on daytime TV which means our favorite characters will be celebrating the holiday by throwing dinner parties and making peace with one another. In the soap world, though, it also means big revelations, secret affairs, the discovery of a plastic surgeon altering someone‘s face and death.  Read more »
This week on daytime TV, a new suspect is revealed in a murder case while one family deals with a disaster that will change their lives forever. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week on daytime TV, shocking discoveries are revealed, two people are kidnapped and viewers learn more about the "woman in white."  Read more »
This week on daytime TV, a groom gets cold feet, someone is being accused of stealing and several couples go under the sheets. Read more »
The soap world celebrates Christmas this week but not everyone will be in a jolly good mood. While several couples plan to renew their love, someone plans to leave town, the verdict on a controversial case is revealed and someone spends the holidays in jail and goes through a journey with an angel. Read more »
Daytime TV kicks off the New Year with explosive and controversial storylines involving gun shots and weddings. Read on to find out more. Read more »
Familiar faces are bound to turn up in Llanview as One Life to Live makes way for its big finale this week. As for the rest of daytime TV, expect big revelations, a shocking affair and wedding bells. Read on to find out more.  Read more »
Someone has an odd fantasy in Salem, two people passionately hookup in Genoa while an ultimatum is made in Port Charles. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week, someone drops a shocking and life-changing revelation, a bride has a change of heart about marrying her fiance and someone gets shot at his own wedding. Read on to find out more. Read more »
This week, one marriage falls apart due to infidelity while another couple plans to renew their vows. Read on to find out more.  Read more »
The new cast of Dancing with the Stars will be announced Tuesday, February 28 during Good Morning America on ABC, but today TMZ has learned the identities of three of the stars who will be dancing with this.  Read more »

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