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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      August 1, 1994
THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL

Begins its ninth season on the CBS Television Network in the fall

ON AIR:                                                                     Monday through Friday (l:30-2:00 PM, ET; 12:30-l:00 PM, PT)

ORIGINATION:                                                           Los Angeles (tape)

FORMAT:Continuing drama about two Los Angeles families, linked by past history and present alliances, whose lives are played out in the glamorous world of fashion

ORIGINAL PREMIERE:                                                March 23, 1987

CAST (Alphabetically):   

Connor Davis........................................................... Scott Thompson Baker
Dr. James Warwick................................................... Ian Buchanan
Sheila Carter Forrester............................................. Kimberlin Brown
Sally Spectra............................................................. Darlene Conley
Macy Alexander Forrester......................................... Bobbie Eakes
Stephanie Forrester.................................................. Susan Flannery
Saul........................................................................... Michael Fox
Darla.......................................................................... Schae Harrison
Kevin Anderson.......................................................... Keith Jones
Brooke Logan Forrester............................................. Katherine Kelly Lang
Keith Anderson.......................................................... Ken LaRon
Eric Forrester............................................................. John McCook
Dylan Shaw................................................................ Dylan Neal
Ridge Forrester.......................................................... Ronn Moss
Jack Hamilton............................................................. Chris Robinson
Anthony Armando...................................................... Michael Sabatino
Bill Spencer................................................................ Jim Storm
Thorne Forrester........................................................ Jeff Trachta
Dr. Taylor Hayes Forrester......................................... Hunter Tylo
Jessica Forrester........................................................ Maitland Ward

PRODUCED BY:                                                            Bell-Phillip Television Productions, Inc.
CO-EXECUTIVE PRODUCERS:                                      William J. Bell, Lee Phillip Bell
SUPERVISING PRODUCER:                                           Bradley Bell
PRODUCERS:                                                               Hope Harmel Smith, John C. Zak
COORDINATING PRODUCER:                                        Ron Weaver
DIRECTORS:                                                                Michael Stich, John C. Zak, Deveney Marking
CREATED BY:                                                               William J. Bell, Lee Phillip Bell
WRITERS:                                                                    Bradley Bell, William J. Bell, John F. Smith, Tracey Ann Kelly,
                                                                                  Steven  Elkins
DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL PROJECTS/
LONG-TERM STORY ADVISOR:                                      Lee Phillip Bell
ASSOCIATE PRODUCER:                                              Rhonda Friedman

SCOTT THOMPSON BAKER (Connor Davis in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Scott Thompson Baker studied business at Oral Roberts University and, while there, performed the leading role of Captain Von Trapp in "The Sound of Music."  He then spent a year at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and performed in "Peer Gynt" and "A Christmas Carol" at the famed Guthrie Theater.  In l985, Baker appeared on the television show "Star Search" and went on to win the grand prize of $100,000 in the acting category.  His television acting appearances began with a guest shot on "Falcon Crest" on the CBS Television Network.  His introduction to daytime drama began in l988 when he starred on "General Hospital."  Three years later he joined the cast of "All My Children."  His additional television credits include guest appearances on "Perry Mason," "Matlock" and "Wings."  Among his feature film credits are "Multiple Listings," "A Thousand Ways to Die" and, most recently, "Sam & Ed."  Baker joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in April l993.  He was born in Golden Valley, Minn. and now lives in Los Angeles.   He is married and has a young son.  His birth date is Sept. 15.

KIMBERLIN BROWN (Sheila Carter Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Kimberlin Brown received an Emmy nomination as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Daytime Drama and a Soap Opera Award from Soap Opera Digest as Outstanding Villainess for her portrayal of Sheila in "The Young and the Restless" on the CBS Television Network.  She was born in Hayward, Calif. and began modeling at age 9.  She landed guest-starring roles in the television series "Matt Houston," "T.J. Hooker," "Hawaiian Heat," "Adam-12" and "Dragnet" and appeared in the daytime dramas "Santa Barbara" and "Capitol."  She joined the cast of "The Young and the Restless" in October 1990 and moved to the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in May 1992.  Her feature film credits include "Who's That Girl?" "Eye of the Tiger" and "18 Again."  She lives in Las Vegas with her husband, Gary Pelzer, and their infant daughter, Alexes Marie.  Her birth date is June 29.

IAN BUCHANAN (Dr. James Warwick in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Ian Buchanan received an Emmy Award nomination as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series this year for his portrayal of Dr. James Warwick in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL.  He began his acting career playing Duke Lavery in the daytime drama "General Hospital" in New York after emigrating from his native Hamilton, Scotland.  Three years later, he joined the cast of "It's Garry Shandling Show" as Garry's next door neighbor, Ian.  He has appeared on stage and in numerous television shows, including "The Equalizer" and "The Flash," both on the CBS Television Network, "Columbo" and "Quantum Leap."  His stage credits include a Los Angeles production of "Equus," for which he received a Drama-Logue Award.  A chance meeting with director David Lynch while taping a Calvin Klein commercial with Lara Flynn Boyle, led to his role as the pompous Richard Tremayne in "Twin Peaks."  Following the finale of that show, Lynch cast him in the series "On the Air," which is currently broadcast in Europe.  His film credits include "Bobby and Marilyn," "Double Exposure," "The Cool Surface" and "The Seventh Sign."  Buchanan joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in October l993.  He lives in Los Angeles.  His birth date is June 16. 

DARLENE CONLEY (Sally Spectra in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Darlene Conley has received two Emmy nominations as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her role in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL.  She was also nominated for a Soap Opera Award from Soap Opera Digest as Outstanding Comic Performer in a Daytime Drama.   She is of Irish-German heritage and grew up on the south side of Chicago.  At the age of 16, she went on tour with the Chicago Uptown Circuit Players and the Playwrights Company. Her first leading man was Basil Rathbone, and her first feature film was "The Birds."  She appeared in such series as "Gunsmoke" and "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and in the mini-series "Robert Kennedy and His Times," all on the CBS Television Network.  Her feature films include "Faces" and "Tough Guys," and among her stage credits are "Cyrano de Bergerac" and "The Night of the Iguana."  She began her daytime drama career as bad girl Rose DeVille in "The Young and the Restless" on the Network and followed that with roles in "Capitol," "General Hospital" and "Days of Our Lives."  She joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in December l988.  She has a son and two stepsons and makes her home in Los Angeles.  Her birth date is July 18.

BOBBIE EAKES  (Macy Alexander in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Bobbie Eakes was born in Atlanta and began her career as part of a singing group with her sisters.  She was also selected Miss Georgia Teen and went on to become First Runner-up and Talent Winner in the Miss Teen USA Pageant.  Later she became Miss Georgia and was a Top Ten Finalist in the Miss America Pageant.  Eakes has sung with various bands and studio session groups and was a member of the group Big Trouble.  She has also appeared in the series "Jake and the Fatman" and "Falcon Crest," both on the CBS Television Network, "The Wonder Years," "Cheers" and "Full House."  She joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in April 1989.  Eakes is married to writer David Steen, and they make their home in Los Angeles.  Her birth date is July 25.

SUSAN FLANNERY (Stephanie Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actress Susan Flannery was born in New York City.  After earning a B.F.A. degree in theater from Stephens College in Missouri and doing graduate work in theater arts at Arizona State University, she starred as Dr. Laura Horton in the daytime drama "Days of Our Lives" for eight and a half years.  During her last year on the show, she won an Emmy for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Series.  Her motion picture debut in "The Towering Inferno" brought her a Golden Globe Award, and she received an Emmy nomination for her role in the mini-series "Arthur Hailey's `The Moneychangers.'"  Her television films include "Anatomy of a Seduction" on the CBS Television Network and "Women in White."  She also starred in 10 episodes of "Dallas" on the Network.  Flannery has portrayed Stephanie Forrester since the premiere of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in March 1987.  She lives in Southern California.  Her birth date is July 31.

MICHAEL FOX (Saul in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Michael Fox's feature film credits include "The Longest Yard," "Young Frankenstein," "Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?" and "Quicksilver."  On television, he has appeared in "The Hogan Family," "Cagney & Lacey," "Simon and Simon," "Dallas" and "Falcon Crest," all on the CBS Television Network, and "MacGyver," "Quincy," "St. Elsewhere" and "General Hospital."  Also a director and producer, Fox made several documentaries on the social issues of the 1970s.  He is also the founder of the actors organization Theater East.  He joined THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in March 1989.  He was born in New York City and now lives in Southern California.  His birth date is Feb. 27.

SCHAE HARRISON (Darla in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Schae Harrison, a native Californian, was a member of the NFL Seattle Seahawk's cheerleading-dance squad for more than three years and had her own cable aerobics workout program.  Her television credits also include "Night Court," "General Hospital," "Freddy's Nightmares" and "Throb."  She appeared in the feature film "Twice in a Lifetime" and joined THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in March 1989.  She lives in Southern California.  Her birth date is April 27.

KEITH JONES (Kevin Anderson in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Keith Jones, a mentally disabled actor, came to the attention of the show's assistant casting director, Colleen Bell, through her work with Best Buddies, a non-profit organization founded in l987 by Anthony Kennedy Shriver.  The organization provides college students the opportunity to become friends of people with mild to moderate mental disabilities.  Jones attends the Santa Monica (Calif.) based ERAS School, where he became acquainted with acting while learning the skills to become self-sufficient.  He made his debut on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL on May 12, l993.  He was born in Los Angeles, where he lives with his aunt, who raised him.  His birth date is Dec. 27.

KATHERINE KELLY LANG  (Brooke Logan Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Katherine Kelly Lang was born in Hollywood, the daughter of Keith Wegeman, an Olympic long-jump skier who gained fame as television's Jolly Green Giant, and Judith Lang, a commercial actress.  She is also the granddaughter of famed cinematographer Charles Lang.  She made her acting debut in the theatrical film "Skatetown, USA."  Her television credits include guest appearances on "Magnum, P.I." and "Crazy Like a Fox," both on the CBS Television Network, "Masquerade" and "Happy Days."  She starred in the Disney television film "Mr. Boogedy" and was featured in all of the Beach Boys' music videos.  Her additional feature film credits include "Evilspeak" and "The Night Stalker."  Lang joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL when the daytime drama made its debut on March 23, l987.  She and her husband, director Scott Snider, live in Southern California with their two sons, Jeremy and Julian.  Jeremy plays her son, Eric, on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL.  Lang's birth date is July 25.
KEN LaRON (Keith Anderson in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Ken LaRon, who played MacGregor in "Guiding Light" and Juice in "The Young and the Restless," both on the CBS Television Network, was born in Birmingham, Ala. to a U.S. Steel worker father and school teacher mother, who instilled in him a love of theater.  Before his career in daytime, he was performing in New York City both on and Off Broadway.  He made his Broadway debut in "Two Trains Running," taking over the role from Laurence Fishburne.  His additional stage credits include "Hamlet" and "Appear and Show Cause" Off Broadway and the New York Negro Ensemble Company's production of "Colored People's Time."  LaRon joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in February l993.  He makes his home in Los Angeles.  His birth date is Sept. 9.

JOHN McCOOK (Eric Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                John McCook began his show business career as a baritone in the chorus of various musicals through two seasons of summer stock in Southern California.  His credits include "Oklahoma!," "Showboat," "Carousel," "The Pirates of Penzance,"  "Man of La Mancha" and, most recently, "From the Top" with Carol Burnett.  He has also performed as a pianist and conductor.  From 1975 through 1980, McCook portrayed Lance Prentiss in "The Young and the Restless" on the CBS Television Network.  He is an original cast member of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL.  His additional television credits include "Codename: Foxfire," "Our House," "Moonlighting," "L.A. Law" and "Amazing Stories."  He has also guest starred in "Alice," "Trapper John, M.D." and "Murder, She Wrote," all on the Network. McCook recently produced a contemporary album for European release entitled "Bold and Beautiful Love Songs."  He was born in Ventura, Calif. and attended Long Beach State University.  He and his wife, actress/writer Laurette Spange McCook, now live in Sherman Oaks, Calif. with their three children, Jake, Becky and Molly.  His birth date is June 20.

RONN MOSS (Ridge Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Ronn Moss, an original cast member of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, had, by age 11, mastered the guitar, bass guitar and drums and eventually joined with two friends to form the popular musical group Player. They wrote "Baby Come Back," which hit number one on the pop charts, and they eventually signed with Casablanca Records.  In 1981, after disbanding the group, Moss was cast in the feature film "Hearts and Armor."  He attended City College and UCLA.  He and his wife, actress Shari Shattuck, reside in his native Los Angeles with their infant daughter Creason Carbo.  His birth date is March 4.

DYLAN NEAL (Dylan Shaw in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Dylan Neal joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, his first daytime role, in April 1994.  He was born in Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada and grew up in Oakville, Ontario, where he attended a private boys school.  Knowing he wanted to pursue an acting career, Neal attended public school for his final two years and began appearing in stage productions.  Following graduation, he commuted between Toronto and Los Angeles making commercials and television appearances.  He then landed roles in the feature films "Prom Night III" and "Police Academy 4."  Neal's birth date is Oct. 8.  He currently resides in the San Fernando Valley.  

CHRIS ROBINSON (Jack Hamilton in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Chris Robinson was born in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., then moved to Los Angeles, where he attended Hollywood High School and studied theater arts at Los Angeles City College.  Prior to joining the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, he was seen in the series "12 O'Clock High," "General Hospital" and "Another World."  He splits his time between Yavapai County, Ariz., where he owns a large fruit orchard, and Los Angeles.  Robinson is married and has 10 children.  His birth date is Nov. 5.

MICHAEL SABATINO (Jack Hamilton in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
                Musician/athlete/actor Michael Sabatino had, by age l3, won the Western States Accordion Festival's solo competition -- twice.  His college years at the University of California at Irvine were dominated by a passion for the sport of pole vaulting.  During his senior year, he qualified for the Olympic Trials.  He also auditioned for a campus play and was cast in a major role.  The following summer, while traveling through Europe on a pole vault competition tour, he realized that acting was his first love.  He sold his poles for a ticket back home.  While completing his requirements for a degree in drama, he starred in a series of plays.  In l979, with degree in hand, Sabatino moved back to his native Los Angeles and landed his first professional acting role, in a local production of "Sweet Bird of Youth," followed by a role in "The Strange Case of the Tenacious Suitcase," which garnered him a Drama-Logue Award for Outstanding Performance in a Comedy.  In l982, Sabatino was cast as Chip Roberts in "Knots Landing" on the CBS Television Network.  His numerous guest-starring roles in such series as "Hotel" and "Simon & Simon" followed.  In l990, he was offered a short-term role on the daytime drama "Days of Our Lives," which he parlayed into a three-year run prior to joining the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in September l993.  Sabatino lives in Los Angeles.  His birth date is June 25.

JIM STORM (Bill Spencer in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                At the age of 18, Jim Storm, who was born in Highland Park, Ill. and raised in California and England, formed his own theater company in San Diego.  He later joined the APA Repertory Theatre in New York.  Among his television credits are "St. Elsewhere," "Hotel," "Hardcastle and McCormick," "The Rockford Files," a two-year role as Mike Powers in "The Young and The Restless" on the CBS Television Network and the role of Larry Wallach in "One Life to Live."  He joined THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in March 1987.  He and his wife, Jackie, have three children.  His birth date is Aug. 12.

JEFF TRACHTA (Thorne Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Jeff Trachta became known to daytime audiences for his portrayal of Hunter Belden in "Loving" and Boyce McDonald in "One Life to Live," before joining THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in August 1989.  He appeared in the feature films "Do It Up" and "Catch Your Future" and in the HBO special "Robert Klein on Broadway."  Trachta continues to pursue his singing career and has established a reputation for his vocal impersonations.  He was born on Staten Island, N.Y. and attended St. John's University and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.  He now lives in Los Angeles.  His birth date is Oct. 6.

HUNTER TYLO (Dr. Taylor Hayes in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Hunter Tylo was introduced to daytime drama when she appeared as Robin McCall in "All My Children."  She also starred in "Days of Our Lives" and in the feature film "Zorro." Most recently, Tylo completed the starring role in "The Maharaja's Daughter," a mini-series shot in India.  Tylo, chosen as one of People Magazine's "50 Most Beautiful People," joined THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in April 1990 and is on leave of absence from pre-med studies at Fordham University.  She was born in Ft. Worth, Texas and now lives in Las Vegas.  Her birth date is July 3.

MAITLAND WARD (Jessica Forrester in THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL)
                Maitland Ward joined the cast of THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL in April l994, while a junior in high school.  She was born in Torrance, Calif., then moved to San Diego, then Long Beach, Calif., where she currently resides.  She has appeared in community theater and school productions.  Maitland had only one other major audition before landing the role of Jessica.  Her birth date is February 3. 


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