Longtime “The Bold and the Beautiful” star Jack Wagner (Nick Marone) is no longer on contract with the series. According to his official website, “We have just learned that Jack Wagner’s option on his two year contract has not been picked up with “The Bold and the Beautiful.” We do not know if he will be leaving the show or staying on recurring basis, but with his lack of storyline in recent years, we highly doubt we will be seeing much more of Nick Marone. With Leslie-Anne Down’s contract also not renewed and Brandon Beemer’s move to recurring, it looks like the ship has sailed on the Marone clan.” Read the rest of this entry »
According to her official website, Lesley-Anne Down’s (Jackie) contract on “B&B” has not been renewed by Bradley Bell. This means that the veteran film and TV star will not be sticking around for much longer. Don’t feel too bad though. This statement was also issued on her site, “Your continued effort and support of Lesley-Anne is so appreciated by her. When one door closes another one opens. This thankfully has been the case in this instance. We will let you know what it is when the time is right.” Read the rest of this entry »
Updated: January 23.
TV Line has reported that Hillary will make her first appearance as Dr. Stacy Burton on March 8.
Original article: January 13.
Soap Opera Digest has reported that veteran soap opera actress Hillary B. Smith (ex-Nora, “One Life To Live”) will be joining the cast of “The Bold and the Beautiful” at the end of January. She will be coming on board as a sex therapist and there are already a couple of characters who could use some treatment. Read the rest of this entry »
CBS Soaps In Depth has reported that Brandon Beemer (Owen) and Zack Conroy (Oliver) have both been taken off contract. Both actors are now officially on recurring status, resulting in less screen time, which many viewers have already noticed. Beemer revealed on Twitter that he’s actually been on recurring for awhile. “‘B&B’ fans: I’ve been off contract for quite a few months now, but all is good…nothing to worry about. That can change any time. I’m working this week at ‘B&B’ on some really great stuff that I know you’ll enjoy! Thanks for the kind words & support!” he tweeted. Look for his character to be seen in a storyline during February sweeps involving Jackie (Leslie Anne Down) and Bridget (Ashley Jones). Read the rest of this entry »
TV Guide Magazine is reporting that veteran comedian Phyllis Diller will be heading back to the cast of “The Bold And The Beautiful.” The 94 year old actress played make-up artist Gladys Pope on and off between 1995 and 2004. The network is still keeping details of her return quiet, but it is expected that her appearance will be tied to a big event set to mark the show’s 25th anniversary. Read the rest of this entry »
Daytime star Wayne Brady of “Let’s Make A Deal” will be guest starring on “The Bold And The Beautiful.” Look for him to play himself when Nick (Jack Wagner) and Pam (Alley Mills) appear on his show. Read the rest of this entry »
Soap opera veteran A Martinez will be back on television next month. He will be returning to the role of Dr. Ramon Montgomery on “The Bold And The Beautiful.” Look for him on January 13. Read the rest of this entry »
CBS Soaps In Depth has reported that Lesli Kay will be back as Felicia Forrester for a limited time. The specific dates for her return have not been released, but she will be back to celebrate Christmas with the family. Read the rest of this entry »
Former “General Hospital” scribe Michele Val Jean is coming to CBS. She has been hired as the latest addition to the writing team at “The Bold and the Beautiful.” Val Jean has lengthy experience writing for soaps, having also worked on “Santa Barbara.” Bradley Bell stated, “With her vast wealth of knowledge, experience and creativity, Michele is sure to be a significant addition to ‘The Bold and the Beautiful.’” Read the rest of this entry »
CBS Soaps In Depth is reporting that Gina Rodriguez (ex-Marisol Evans, “Army Wives”) has been cast in a recurring role. She will be playing Dayzee’s (Kristolyn Lloyd) friend, Beverley, from the homeless shelter. Read the rest of this entry »