The Bold and the Beautiful

 

Summary

The Bold and the Beautiful debuted in 1987 on CBS and has remained a staple of daytime TV since. Created by soap giant William J. Bell, The Bold and the Beautiful is known for it's international appeal and short air time of thirty minutes (most soaps run for an hour). The Bold and the Beautiful focuses on the LA-based Forrester family and their fashion empire.
 

Premiere Date

23 March 1987 (USA)
 

Creators

William J. Bell
Lee Phillip Bell
 

Genre

Romance
 

Awards

Won - Outstanding Achievement in Live & Direct to Tape Sound Mixing for a Drama Series Jennifer Spangler (production mixer) Clyde Kaplan (production mixer) Brian Connell (production mixer/re-recording mixer) Jerry Martz (re-recording mixer) Daniel Lecuna (re-recording mixer) David Golba (boom operator) Jim Hope (boom operator) Stan Sweeney (boom operator) (Daytime Emmy)
2002 - ALMA Award (Nominated)
Nominated - Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Soap Opera Lilly Melgar (ALMA Award)
Won - Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Series Birgit Müller (costume designer) (Daytime Emmy)
Won - Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Ian Buchanan (Daytime Emmy)
Won - Outstanding Achievement in Technical Direction/Electronic Camera/Video Control for a Drama Series Charles F. Guzzi (technical director) Donna Stock (technical director) Gordon T. Sweeney (electronic camera) Joel Binger (electronic camera) Ted Morales (electronic camera) Roberto Bosio (video control) Scha Jani (video control) (Daytime Emmy)
Nominated - Outstanding Art Direction/Set Decoration/Scenic Design for a Drama Series Sy Tomashoff (production designer) Jack Forrestel (art director) Lee Moore (set decorator) Charlotte Garnell-Scheide (set decorator) (Daytime Emmy)
Won - Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Series Birgit Müller (costume designer) (Daytime Emmy)
Won - Outstanding Achievement in Hairstyling for a Drama Series Kathy Weltman Carlos Pelz (Daytime Emmy)
Won - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Susan Flannery (Daytime Emmy)
2007 - Daytime Emmy (Nominated)
Nominated - Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Gladys Jimenez (ALMA Award)
Won - Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series Justin Torkildsen (Daytime Emmy)
Won - Outstanding Achievement in Costume Design for a Drama Series Birgit Müller (costume designer) (Daytime Emmy)
 

Cast

Andrea Evans
Christopher Maleki
Eileen Davidson
Laurent Alexandre
Ace Mask
Lorenzo Lamas
Bryan Genesse
Joseph Marcell
Scott Jaeck
Jim Storm
Audrey Martinez
Emma Brovsky
Garret Sato
Ashley Cohen
Millie Slavin
Ebonie Smith
Paul Williams
John Borkowski
Alejandra Flores
Julia Dye
Kylie Tyndall
Krista Heitkamo
Jim Hanna
Barbara Crampton
Marc Raducci
Amelia Cooke
Jim Davidson
Michael Watson
Vito D'Ambrosio
Don Diamont
Maria Diane
Sofia Karstens
Diana Morgan
Whitney Schuring
Eddie Matos
Emmanuel Xuereb
Cameron Carr
Carrie Genzel
Winston Marshall
Ron Roggé
Mark Ankeny
Marissa Tait
Natalia Magni
Sherilyn Wolter
Michael Dietz
Jacob Manos
Jennifer Creel
Sarah Haas
Ashley Cafagna-Tesoro
Natasha Alam
Clint Jung
Michael Fox
Luigi Amodeo
Lark Voorhies
Devon Patrice
Roxy Darr
Karl T. Wright
Tony Maggio
J. Davisi
Donovan Jouvin
Michael Ryan Way
Paulo Benedeti
Jack Bradley
Ben Hogestyn
Cali Sheldon
Ashley Jones
Rachel Pace
Elise Robins
Kevin Garnier
Will Finley
William Carter
Marco Martinez
Cyrus Deboo
Kabir Bedi
Tim Choate
Hal Linden
Martha Hunter
Caitlin Wachs
Kelly Stables
Paul Ganus
Stanton Rutledge
Sasha Snyder
Alan Spotts
Jeff Pascetto
Sandra Vidal
Stacy Hall
Elisabeth Noone
Brody Lougeay
Jane A. Rogers
James Ingersoll
Mick Cain
Vanessa Rogers
Lesley Woods
Wiley M. Pickett
Brigitte Barry
Nicole Panucci
Steven Hartman
Teri Ann Linn
Colby Button
Lesley-Anne Down
Robin Karfo
Heidi Jayne Netzley
John McCook
Stephen Shortridge
JM J. Bullock
Anna Maria Malipiero
Ursula Brooks
Chris Warren Jr.
Lorenzo Caccialanza
Mary Sheldon
Jason Sutliff
Cantrell Harris
Christopher Graves
Dan Martin
Peter Marr
Michael Sabatino
Clayton Norcross
Randall Wulff
Lenore Kasdorf
Jamie Hall
Charlton Heston
Landry Allbright
Laura Buckles
Pat Crowley
Jack Dunlop
Larry Blum
Ryan Hanson Bradford
Christopher DeLisle
Skip Stellrecht
Elizabeth Kouri
Dax Griffin
Kimberlin Brown
Angela Gardner
Osman Soykut
Sean Neff
Shari Shattuck
Daamen J. Krall
Todd McKee
Armando Pucci
Alonso Cortez
Veronica Taylor
Michael Cory Davis
Brandise Danesewich
Mark Tomesek
Taylor Joseph Robinson
Dean Cochran
Marisa Tayui
Steve Schroeder
Olivia Schreinert
Christopher Slade
Alan Thicke
Sophia Schuring
Dink O'Neil
Frank Clem
Eddie Mekka
Doug Walter
Edoardo Costa
Karen Kim
Michelle O'Neil
Andrew Ableson
Rolonda Watts
Winsor Harmon
Michele Lamar Richards
Todd Hunter
Monika Schnarre
Debbi Morgan
Rick Fitts
Paige Pelletier
Robert Martin Steinberg
Josef Rainer
William Dennis Hunt
Jennifer Machado
Brit Townsend
Erin Cummings
Trevor Shores
Callan White
Michael Alemania
Drew Tyler Bell
Curt Truman
Ava Dunlop
Jack Allocco
Brooke Toneman
Jordan Mella
Harley Graham
Chuck Walling
Alyssa Miller
E.E. Bell
George Garritano
Ken Hanes
Steve Allen
Tom Billett
Ronn Moss
Meeghan Holaway
Chandler Mella
Julie Marques
Melinda Sward
Clyde Hayes
Joyce Giraud
Madison Miller
Craig Stepp
Joy Bisco
Baron Jay
Alex Petrovitch
Julian Starks
David Pearl
Tanisha Harper
Kathleen McClellan
Mary Chris Wall
Jennifer Weston
Alison Johnston
Kipp Shiotani
Catie Anderson
Jackie Benoit
Cal Bartlett
Gene Arrington
Raeshia Oli
Constantine Maroulis
Sarah Band
Rachel Koch
Dea Lawrence
Tonya Kinzinger
Margaret Kibe
Lyman Medeiros
Kelvin Han Yee
Donya Giannotta
Shireen Crutchfield
Terrence Riggins
Aleco Jaime Bravo
Jeffrey Byron
Venus DeMilo
John Eric Bentley
Joseph Campanella
Drew Butler
Michael Lowry
Dorothy Lyman
Alisa Reyes
Maitland Ward
Reggie De Morton
Stephanie Y. Wang
Patrick John Hurley
Liz Burnette
Charles Howerton
Elea Bartling
Amber Lindauer
Linda Saygeh
Nancy Bell
Agnes Bruckner
Antonio Del Prete
Paul Satterfield
David L. Lander
Jacqueline Scott
Jonathan Murphy
Karen Michel
Vince Melocchi
Nadine Velazquez
Nancy Karr
Jennifer Gareis
Irina Maleeva
Molly Murphy
Michael Swiney
Rikk Cheshire
Ian Paul Cassidy
Leon Morenzie
RuDee Lipscomb
Marisa Brown
Michelle Manning
Carol Channing
Justin Torkildsen
Ivonne Coll
Nicole Wenzler
Julia Murphy
Gia Galligani
Roark Critchlow
Lucas Barnes
Julie Hudson
Tamara Davies
Valeri Ross
Bob Joles
Robert Gentry
Nick Jameson
Brad Abrell
Jan R. Brooks
Lena Pointer
Jim O'Brien
Dr. Isabel Gomez-Bassols
Bern Bennett
Lisa Joyner
Mason Bodle
Lawrence Groves
Colleen Dion
Weston Bodle
Alberto Brosio
Torrance Jordan
Lynne Burnett
Rod Sweitzer
Aaron Lustig
Rocky McMurray
Crystal Sanchez
Emily Harrison
Anne Lockhart
Adriene Nichols
Peter Szeliga
Mike Garibaldi
Jehshua Barnes
Scott Layne
Brett Wirta
Marnie Mosiman
Susan Turner-Cray
Lloyd L. Humphrey
George Alvarez
Stephanie Wiand
Ronald Coronado
Eric Steinberger
Aaron Coleman
Tina-Desiree Berg
Maria Arcé
Liselott Petterson
Karen Moncrieff
Richard King
Russell Todd
Lee Brooks
Allyson Collins
Jordi Caballero
Innis Casey
Wanda Christine
Perry Stephens
Paul Renteria
Jack Armstrong
Michael Tylo
Nafeesa Monroe
Dendrie Taylor
Daniel McVicar
Michelle Añigas
Frank Krueger
Christopher T. Wood
Kyle Sabihy
Alan Pietruszewski
Chris Robinson
Veronica Brown
Jonathan Storm
Michelle Merring
Chip Heller
Laura Wernette
Lloyd Battista
Tyler DeHaven
Marcia Mitzman Gaven
Enrique Delgado
Corie Vickers
Anna Enger
Ryan Rockwell
Joanna Johnson
Rosanna DeSoto
Gilles Marini
Abigail Burr
Zak Fishman
Brett Warren
Lesli Kay
Brynne McNabb
Jordan Sprague
Matthew Saxe
Alexandra Sage
Milda Dacys
Greta Sesheta
Brian Vowell
Tom Schmid
Tara Yvette Thomas
Nicholas Guilak
Craig Susser
Rita Gomez
Kari Ruth
Donnell Spencer Jr.
Stacie Adkins
Courtney Cross
J.T. Sherwood
Tippi Hedren
Marc Ewing
Jon Wirta
Marilyn McIntyre
Shannon Bradley
Brian George
Scott Asher
Shannon O'Dowd
Mimi Karsh
Bettina Adger
Gigi Goff
Brett Stimely
Erin Guzowski
Dylan Sprague
Jacob Young
Peggy Billo
Michael White
Rick Hearst
Alejandro Delgado
Arturo Sandoval
Paola Otero
Ian Buchanan
Jeff Van Atta
Starla Thomas
Tom Hildreth
André Fortin
Amanda Carlin
Mary Kay Wulf
Tom Carver
Lane Davies
Heather Tom
Lee Corbin
Leo J Clark
Barbara Niven
Alana Curry
Ben O'Rourke
Kit Bateman
Angela Albarez
Linda Gray
Michael Griswold
Rob Brownstein
Stacy Burnham
Wil Albert
Angelica Bridges
Alex Lougeay
Keaton Tyndall
Betty White
Stacy Fouche
Greg Carlson
Laurie Searle
Meron Abebe
John Berg
Saint Adeogba
McLeann McGowan
Kim Stinger
Bruce Gray
Marshall R. Teague
Lukas Manos
Richard Hoyt-Miller
Sonya Michaud
Michael White
T.S. Morgan
Erik Estrada
Jennifer Gimenez
Portia Realer
Christopher Francis
Gerard N. Kalaf
Noelle Sheldon
Rick Deats
Philip O'Brien
Patricia Malley
Antonio Sabato Jr.
Logan Hudson
Jody Wood
Kendal Huebner
Alley Mills
Ridge Perkett
Eric Lange
Silvana Giacobini
Rueben Grundy
Lena Reno
Mallory Mae Garza
Jacob Barnes
Mark Slama
William Stanford Davis
Jayne Meadows
Kira Verrastro
Haven Cain
June Lomena
Elena Varela
Dylan Neal
Matthew Borlenghi
Carrie Mitchum
Shelby Rabara
Adrienne Frantz
Lauren E. Roman
Kaliopi Eleni
Richard Penn
Mauro L. Metini
Mike Pniewski
Dana Galinsky
Mykel Shannon Jenkins
Mercedes Scelba-Shorte
Britany Turner
Victor Alfieri
Stogie Kenyatta
Matthew Biancaniello
Cameryn McNabb
Mickie Bolling-Burke
Joan McMurtrey
Marilyn Alex
Robin Mattson
Tracey Ruggiero
George Hamilton
James Keenley
Vanessa Minnillo
Scott Thompson Baker
Laird Macintosh
Jacob DeHaven
Anthony DeSantis
McKenna Jones
LoriDawn Messuri
Shari Headley
Symba Smith
Dean Robinson
Danielle Barbosa
Adam Mayeda
Zachariah Koslow
Brent Jasmer
Catherine Hickland
Ker'in Hayden
John Castellanos
Carlos Mendoza
Schae Harrison
Nancy Sloan
Robert Pine
Ashlea Wiest
Elaine Litster
Farah Cabrera
Ellen Wheeler
Rod Loomis
Jacob Steinberger
Tony Genaro
Cheryl Carter
Mario Piccirillo
Carlos Javier Castillo
Jennifer Finnigan
Taylor Toneman
Jacquelyn Houston
Jacqueline Hahn
Madison Pelletier
Niko Posey
Rebecca Rogers
Farnaz Samiinia
Kobi Wu
Brian Fitzpatrick
Sean Whalen
Tasia Valenza
Tristan Rogers
Daniel Rangel
Tara Samuel
Danny Hageman
Taylor Brock
Minae Noji
Jacob Wold
Sydney Penny
Darlene Conley
Nicole Miller
Matt Charles
Rachel Miller
Michael G. Canaan
Craig Kilborn
Barbara A. Fisher
Kevin Symons
McKenzie Carr
Michael Chinyamurindi
Carl Moebus
Jeffrey Anderson-Gunter
Syvalouis Nance Jr.
Jonas Chaka
Christian Jouvin
Patrick J. Pieters
Amanda Welles
Brad Horne
Amy Lyndon
Morgan Turner
Nancy Burnett
Lindsay Price
Christopher M. Brown
Emilio Rivera
Aime Peterson
Jeff Bowles
Ty Upshaw
Lauralee Bell
Roni Dressel
Robin Ray
Jarod Scott
Danielle Burr
Ray Laska
Lilly Melgar
Danny Mora
Carlos Albert
Renée Pietrangelo
Trina Fusco
Greg Wrangler
Joe Howard
Tracey Rooney
Raquel Baldwin
Kelly Atkinson
Andrew Aguayo
Jacqueline Walker
Kin Shriner
Shaun Toub
Joyce Liu
Peter Brown
Joshua Gordon
Christopher Johnson
Shannon Cochran
Brooke Johnston
Patrick Duffy
Michael Swan
Brandi Sherwood
Lee Benton
Tom McGill
Arminae Austen
Tracey E. Bregman
Olivia Virgil White
Victoria Hauchin
Henry Darrow
Michael Blain-Rozgay
Michael Philip
Rich Eames
Kevin Graves
Donna Maldonado
Grace deMontesquiou
Judith Borne
Karim Prince
Skylar Thomas
Juanita Jennings
Karen Maslich
Eric Ekholm
Natalie Webb
Steve Filice
Erik Aude
Katie Savoy
Patrick Dorn
J. Robert Prete
Amie Petersen
Mercedes Cornett
Joseph Mascolo
Jamie Sue Sherrill
Andrew Collins
Kim Verbeck
Adrian Quinonez
Willow Cobenais
Linda Silver
Tom Miller
Jamie Elle Mann
Emily Kuroda
Jennifer Lee Hubl
Whitney Davis
Michael Lefko
Noah Mayeda
Irma Blanco
Michelle Blum
Peter Barton
Jennifer Haas
Jeffrey Cannata
William Thomas Jr.
Rowlie Busch
Fylicia Renee King
Hunter Tylo
Michael Andrew Kelly
Manny Marianakis
Beverly Griffith
Ken LaRon
Susan Flannery
Beatrice Schreinert
Casey Kasprzyk
Meredith Louise Thomas
Melody Krell
Shanelle Workman
Ethan Wayne
Jamie Atkinson
James Hornbeck
Fess Reynolds
John Brandon
Yasemin Baytok
Robin Queen
Cheryl Woodcock
Mario López
Henry LeBlanc
Gladys Jimenez
T.J. Hoban
Mackenzie Mauzy
Ryan Miller
Rene Hamilton
Phyllis Diller
Jerry Kalaf
Jeanne Cooper
Joseph Sanfelippo
Kevin E. West
Robert Amico
Bob McLean
Danielle Mathers
Matt Bozeman
Keith Jones
Charlie Carter
Leesa Severyn
Antonio Rael
Verda Bridges
Lou Volpe
Andrew Cole
Rosemarie Thomas
Linda Cevallos
Kaia Huebner
Carla Herd
Michelle Heap
Martina Lotun
Katherine M. Oneill
Brian Keith Allen
Brian Patrick Clarke
Annette Froste
Charles Guardino
Joe Rainer
Danielle Chuchran
Dan Gunther
Madison Dinsmore
Granville Ames
Stephen O'Mahoney
Jim Brockett
Katherine Kelly Lang
Maeve Quinlan
Kayla Ewell
James Doohan
Tracey Costello
Sandra Ferguson
Eric Braeden
Donna Casey
Sabrina Bryan
Alan F. Smith
Rick Alegria
Cristin Mortenson
Jeremy Snider
Sarah Buxton
Tracy Melchior
Jack Brand
Mario Opinato
Jerry Ayres
Ken Weiler
MacKenzie Allen
Jason Ross-Azikiwe
Monika Jolly
Grayson Button
Charles Grant
Richard Neil
Jack Guzman
Rianna Loving
Mark Anthony Vazquez
Marina La Rosa
Gina Gallego
Zuhair Haddad
Brian Gaskill
Jerry Penacoli
Joy Enriquez
Danielle Acoff
Jennifer Lake
Addison Hoover
Katheryn Ryce
Kevin Dobson
Amanda Pace
Usher Raymond
Kevin Richardson
Matthew John Taylor
Brett Kloepfer
Faith Christopher
Robert Clary
Adam Huss
Pablo Espinosa
Kyle Lowder
Jeff Conaway
Will Holman
Justin Ocksrider
Loren Lester
Claudia Trejos
Yvonne Miranda
Chris Dowling
Silas Cooper
Andrea Lee Davis
Suzanne Lederer
Lauren Koslow
Kirk Smith
April Audia
Marcio Rosario
Michelle Davison
Erin Koch
Paul Vato
Andrew Butler
Nathalia Hencker
Skyler Hudson
Sam Vance
Stephen Lofaro
Jack Wagner
Anthony Addabbo
Christopher Judd
Rick Scarry
Darcy Rose Byrnes
Richard Kline
Eliana Alexander
Rick Whitfield
Stephen DeCordova
Kelly deMontesquiou
Jerri Sprecht
Preston Shores
Antonio Sabato
Corbin Timbrook
Rhonda Gibb
Courtnee Draper
Jonathan Redford
Bobbie Eakes
Maura M. Knowles
CeCe Tsou
D.C. Douglas
Jeffrey Wold
Marla Adams
Scott Lawrence
Connor Carmody
Fabio
Juliet Johnson
Sabrinath Touzene
William deVry
Daniel E. Smith
Joline Towers
Alexis Collins
Juan Escovedo
Robertson Dean
Matthew Cowles
Randall Park
Alex Hoover
Gregory White
Kelly Cross
Bryce Mouer
Lester Smith
Blake Adams
Brien Perry
Trevor Johnson
Carrie Anderson
Brooke Dinsmore
Bruce Thomas
Judith Baldwin
Jeff Trachta
S. Lamar Wilson
Julia Milova
Sean Kanan
 

Writers

John F. Smith
John Chambers
Kay Alden
Janice Ferri
Bradley Bell
William J. Bell
Josh McCaffrey
Michael Minnis
Maria Arena
Elizabeth Snyder
Beth Milstein
Sara Kettler
Candace Kirby
James Houghton
Erin Stewart
Trina Gavieres
Meg Bennett
Teresa Zimmerman
John Castellanos
Jerry Birn
John Porterfield
Christian McLaughlin
Lee Phillip Bell
Hannah Louise Shearer
Tracey Ann Kelly
Anne Schoettle
Rex Best
Linda Schreyer
Patrick Mulcahey
Frederick Johnson
Chris Abbott
 

Directors

Susan Flannery
Nancy Eckels
Jennifer Howard
Cynthia Popp-Landsberger
John C. Zak
David Shaughnessy
Catherine Sedwick
Bill Glen
Michael Stich
Jennifer Hodill
Deveney Marking Kelly
 

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