The Bold and the Beautiful C&G News
Who’s coming and who’s going from The Bold and the Beautiful (BB)? Are any favorite performers from yesteryear returning to the daytime drama, this week, or in the near future?
Have any new actors or actresses been cast on the show in contract, recurring or day player roles? Are any well-remembered stars from other soaps, past or present, about to join Days of our Lives fold in surprise new parts? Here’s the latest casting news from the CBS soap.
The week of February 17, 2020
After over a year away from the fold, a long lost Forrester is heading home. Ashley Jones will be reprising her role as Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang) and Eric’s (John McCook) daughter, Bridget, next month.
Jones shared the happy news, along with a couple of photos, on Instagram. She made her last BB appearance during the show’s 2018 Christmas episode.
Henry Joseph Samiri is featured prominently this week as young Douglas Forrester. Look for the tyke to air Monday, February 17, Tuesday, February 18, Wednesday, February 19, Thursday, February 20, and Friday, February 21.
The Bold and the Beautiful History
BB made its debut in 1987 and introduced glitz and glamour to daytime soap operas. It has outlasted other soaps to become a mainstay for many households. Needless to say, three decades of storylines have kept viewers locked in and wanting more.
From Stephanie’s (Susan Flannery) iron grip on her family to Sheila’s (Kimberlin Brown) evil schemes to the epic love story of Ridge (Thorsten Kaye) and Brooke (Katherine Kelly Lang), BB knows how to entertain and keep fans coming back for more. Sadly, times are shifting and daytime soap operas are shrinking.
Bringing the Drama
It is one of only four remaining soap operas currently on the air. The other three daytime dramas include General Hospital (GH), Days of our Lives (DAYS), and The Young and the Restless (YR). BB airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for air times.