About the B&B News Archives

The Bold and the Beautiful-related news from 2005

It's impossible to keep up with all of the twists and turns from the world of soaps. Luckily, Soap Central has done it for you. Our News Archive has a listing of every news story ever posted on our site.

Here are some of the news stories posted on Soap Central during 2005 that focus on The Bold and the Beautiful or past and present B&B performers. To read any of the articles listed below, simply click on the appropriate link.

To access articles from other years or to review articles with similar themes, please see the News Archive links below this text to access a specific year. Or to view a listing of all years for which news stories are available, simply click here.

Sarah Buxton
January 2005
Gray, Buxton to return to B&B
A pair of familiar faces -- Sarah Buxton (Morgan DeWitt) and Linda Gray (Priscilla Kelly) -- will be returning to The Bold and the Beautiful in the upcoming weeks - and both of them are sure to shake things up.
AJ Lamas
January 2005
Lamas Out as ATWT Recasts Rafael
After less than three months as a member of the As the World Turns cast, Soap Central has learned that newcomer AJ Lamas (Rafael Ortega) has been let go. The role will be recast. Lamas is the son of Lorenzo Lamas (Hector Ramirez, The Bold and the Beautiful).
Sean Kanan
February 2005
Kanan confirms his B&B exit
Sean Kanan (Deacon Sharpe has confirmed that he will exit his role on The Bold and the Beautiful, ending speculation about whether or not he had re-signed with the CBS soap.
Billy Warlock
February 2005
Warlock out. Will Kanan return?
Some General Hospital fans have been left scratching their heads with the announcement that NBC's Days of our Lives has signed Billy Warlock (AJ Quartermaine) to a contract. But will former AJ, Sean Kanan, return to Port Charles?
What was the biggest B&B news story of 2005?
 APR: B&B creator William J Bell dies at age 78.   53% 
 MAR: Jack, Kristina Wagner head back to divorce court.   31% 
 APR: B&B marks its 18th anniversary.   7% 
 MAY: Emmy winner Adrienna Frantz (Amber) to leave B&B, focus on music.   3% 
 FEB: Sean Kanan (Deacon) reveals he will not re-sign with B&B.   2% 
 MAY: Antonio Sabato, Jr. to join cast as Dante.   2% 
 NOV: Hunter, Michael Tylo ending 18-year marriage.   2% 
 Other   1% 

Sydney Penny
February 2005
Penny downgraded to recurring status
Another high-profile star has been released from their contract with The Bold and the Beautiful. Soap Central has learned that Former All My Children star Sydney Penny (Samantha Kelly) has been bumped to recurring status.
Jack Wagner
March 2005
Wagners headed back to divorce court
Attempts to avert divorce have apparently failed and veteran soap actors Jack Wagner (Nick Marone, The Bold and the Beautiful) and Kristina Wagner (Felicia Jones, General Hospital) are once again headed to divorce court.
Sarah Buxton
March 2005
Buxton's B&B run cut short
In a surprising move, Sarah Buxton (Morgan DeWitt) will be exiting The Bold and the Beautiful next month. The news to write out Buxton comes as fan reaction to her character's return was less than overwhelming.
April 2005
B&B marks its 18th Anniversary
The Bold and the Beautiful celebrated its 18th anniversary on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2005. The special occasion was marked with an announcement by CBS Television that the soap had been renewed by the network for another five years.
Bobbie Eakes
April 2005
Eakes possibly mulling an AMC exit
There are industry rumblings that All My Children star Bobbie Eakes (Krystal Carey) is mulling an exit from the show. Though no one is speaking on the record, a show insider tells Soap Opera Central that the actress might seriously be considering a return to a former daytime gig.
Bill Bell
April 2005
Legendary William J Bell dead at age 78
William J. Bell, the legendary and Emmy Award-winning daytime drama creator, died April 29, 2005 at the age of 78 of complications from Alzheimer's Disease.
Sydney Penny
May 2005
Sydney Penny to return to AMC
Sydney Penny (Julia Santos) has signed a deal that will bring her back to ABC's All My Children this summer.
Antonio Sabato Jr.
May 2005
Antonio Sabato Jr. joins B&B cast
Antonio Sabato Jr., who played Jagger Cates on ABC's General Hospital and also earned fame as a model for Calvin Klein, will join the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful later this spring. Exactly who he will play on B&B is still a bit of a mystery.
Adrienne Frantz
May 2005
Adrienne Frantz to rock out of B&B
Call her a rolling stone: Adrienne Frantz (Amber Moore) has confirmed to Soap Central that she will be exiting her Emmy-winning role on The Bold and the Beautiful later this year.
Kimberlin Brown
July 2005
Y&R confirms return of Kimberlin Brown
It's official - Kimberlin Brown (Sheila Carter) will be reprising her Emmy-nominated role on The Young and the Restless. The actress heads back to Genoa City later this summer. Brown has also played the wicked Sheila on The Bold and the Beautiful.
Brian Gaskill
July 2005
Gaskill joining ATWT in yet-unnamed role
Soap opera veteran Brian Gaskill will join the cast of As the World Turns later this summer. Gaskill appeared as Bobby Warner on All My Children and as Oscar Marone on The Bold and the Beautiful.
August 2005
Ewell's contract not renewed
Another relatively new face on The Bold and the Beautiful will no longer be seen. Newcomer Kayla Ewell's (Caitlin Ross) contract with the show was not renewed.
Brian Gaskil
September 2005
Gaskill's character gets name, debut
As previously reported by Soap Central, former B&B star Brian Gaskill will join the cast of As the World Turns later this month. Until just recently, the character did not have a name and a first airdate was not available.
Adrienne Frantzo
October 2005
No Y&R -- or B&B -- for Frantz
There appears to be no truth to the rumor making the rounds that Emmy winner Adrienne Frantz (Amber Moore) will be joining the cast of The Young and the Restless later this year.
Shanelle Workman
November 2005
No more work for B&B's Workman
Just seven months after joining the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful, Shanelle Workman (Gabriela Moreno) finds herself without a job. The CBS soap has released the actress from her contract. Workman appeared previously as Sarah Roberts on One Life to Live.
Lesli Kay
November 2005
Emmy winner Lesli Kay joins B&B
Emmy-winning soap opera veteran Lesli Kay (ex-Molly Conlan McKinnon) will join the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful at the end of November in the role of Felicia Forrester. This will be the actress' third soap role since the summer of 2004.
Hunter Tylo
November 2005
Hunter, Michael Tylo ending 18 Years of marriage
After 18 years of marriage, Hunter Tylo (Taylor Forrester, The Bold and the Beautiful) and her husband Michael Tylo (ex-Quinton Chamberlain, Guiding Light) have decided to separate. According to Hunter Tylo, the split was a mutual decision.
November 2005
B&B twins downgraded to recurring
A spokesperson for The Bold and the Beautiful confirms to Soap Central that twin actresses Addison and Alex Hoover (Phoebe and Steffy Forrester) have been taken off contract with the show.
Winsor Harmon
November 2005
Winsor Harmon to remain on B&B
Winsor Harmon (Thorne Forrester) has signed a new contract with The Bold and the Beautiful. The terms of the deal were not made available. Harmon made his soap debut as Del Henry on All My Children.

Related Information
Fun new film for B&B's Denise Richards
New gig for B&B's Anna Maria Horsford
Y&R's Max Page back in the hospital


© 1995-2021 Soap Central, LLC. Home | Contact Us | Advertising Information | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Top