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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 / ... 4,931 episodes, 1987-2019
Ronn Moss ...  Ridge Forrester 3,687 episodes, 1987-2015
Susan Flannery ...  Stephanie Forrester / ... 3,225 episodes, 1987-2018
John McCook ...  Eric Forrester / ... 3,148 episodes, 1987-2019
Hunter Tylo ...  Dr. Taylor Hayes / ... 2,161 episodes, 1990-2019
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Storyline

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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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

CBS | Official site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 March 1987 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rags See more »

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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Trivia

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 »

Quotes

[opening the door to Brooke]
Stephanie: Whatever you want, I don't have it.
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Connections

Featured in Metsolat: Muutoksen aika (1995) See more »

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High Upon This Love
(Theme)
Written by Jack Allocco and David Kurtz
Played by Eric Marienhtal
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Worst Soap Opera Ever made!!
29 June 2002 | by ShaneofPgSee all my reviews

The Bold and The Beautiful has got to be one of the worst Soap Operas ever made in the history of television. The acting is atrocious and the storylines totally unbelievable. The entire show is a cheaply made set-bound excuse for a TV programme. People talk to themselves (characters like Brooke, Amber etc) and no one seems to think that this is odd abnormal behaviour! Where I come from people who talk to themselves are usually taken away by men in white coats and put in a mental institution! If you want to have a good laugh and want to see the worst acting EVER then watch this show-it is an example of how Not to make a TV show! It amazes me how such a bad show is still running after all these years!


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