"THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL" CELEBRATES IT'S 25th ANNIVERSARY AT THE FESTIVAL DE TELEVISION DE MONTE-CARLO.
Set in the glamorous world of the Los Angeles fashion industry, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFULpremiered on the CBS Television Network on March 23, 1987 and marks its 25th anniversary in 2012. The series has garnered critical accolades with over 40 Daytime Emmy Awards and worldwide acclaim.
Created by the late William J. Bell and his wife, Lee Phillip Bell, is currently written and executive produced by William and Lee's son, Bradley, and boasts four original cast members who remain integral parts of the story structure: Susan Flannery (Stephanie Forrester), Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke Logan), John McCook (Eric Forrester) and Ronn Moss (Ridge Forrester).
Throughout its long history, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL has been the platform for now well-known stars such as Jennifer Finnigan, Usher, Kellan Lutz, Gilles Marini, Michael Clarke Duncan, Vanessa Minnillo and Lindsay Price.
Additionally, many of Hollywood's most famous names have made appearances on the show, including recent long-term recurring roles by Phyllis Diller, Patrick Duffy, Betty White and Big Brother and Amazing Race stars Rachel Reilly and Brendon Villegas.
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL is the recipient of three consecutive Daytime Entertainment Emmy® awards for “Outstanding Daytime Drama Series”, six consecutive Golden Nymph International TV Audience Awards in the “Telenovela/Soap Opera” category at the Monte Carlo Television Festival.
Seeing daily by more than 35 million people in over 100 countries, the serie was named by Guinness World Records® by the “Most Popular Daytime Soap Currently on TV”.