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The Bold and the Beautiful-related news from 2005
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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.
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.
Some General Hospital fans have been left scratching their heads with the announcement that NBC's Days of our Lives
has signed Billy Warlock
) to a contract. But will former AJ, Sean Kanan, return to Port Charles?
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
) has been bumped to recurring status.
In a surprising move, Sarah Buxton
) 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.
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.
There are industry rumblings that All My Children star Bobbie Eakes
) 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.
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.
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.
Call her a rolling stone: Adrienne Frantz
) has confirmed to Soap Central that she will be exiting her Emmy-winning role on The Bold and the Beautiful later this year.
It's official - Kimberlin Brown
) 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.
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.
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.
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.
There appears to be no truth to the rumor making the rounds that Emmy winner Adrienne Frantz
) will be joining the cast of The Young and the Restless later this year.
Just seven months after joining the cast of The Bold and the Beautiful, Shanelle Workman
) 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.
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.
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.
) 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.