CBS has renewed The Bold and the Beautiful for two more seasons – seasons 36 and 37 of the drama.
The current 35th season has a 0.34 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 2.92 million viewers in the live+similar day ratings.
This is an 11% decrease in the demo and a 3% increase in viewers as compared to the 34th season. It is the second-highest-rated soap opera, trailing only CBS’s The Young and the Restless.
Viewer’s ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s likelihood of staying on the air. The higher the ratings, the better the chances for survival.
On September 7, 2011, the series made the transition to high-definition television, becoming the second-to-last American serial to do so at the time. The last American soaps drama to make the switch was B&B.
The Bold and the Beautiful TV show (overview)
The series tells the story of these two families, including their intertwined lives, passionate loves, rising wars, and amazing achievements. This is a world of beauty, class, love, desire, and mystery.
Eric Forrester, a designer, and his driven wife Stephanie built the Forrester family enterprise. Their children were born into a life of luxury and money.
Ridge has always captivated gorgeous ladies and allows nothing to stand in his path of accomplishment.
Before settling down to create a family with Taylor, his Romeo and Juliet connection with Brooke, a lovely young woman from a lower-class background, caused significant upheavals in his family and firm.
Thorne, his younger brother, lives in his older brother’s shadow in both business and love. Kristen, their sister, returns to Los Angeles and meets the guy of her dreams, Antonio Dominguez.
Despite numerous impediments, including the fact that he designs for arch-rival Spectra Fashions, they marry.
Bold and beautiful renew date & time
CBS confirmed Wednesday that it has extended the long-running soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful for another two years, extending its broadcast run through the 2023-24 television season.
CBS also stated that the show’s 35th anniversary will be celebrated on March 23. For its 30th anniversary season in 2017, the programme debuted a title sequence inspired by its 2004 theme music.
The show airs weekdays (1:30-2:00 PM ET/12:30-1:00 PM PT). It is a production of Bell-Phillip Television.
Till date, 8,734 episodes of The Bold and the Beautiful have aired. William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell developed the series, and their son Bradley P. Bell has worked as a writer and EP since 1992.
The bold and beautiful cast
Matt Atkinson, Kiara Barnes, Katrina Bowden, Darin Brooks, Scott Clifton, Don Diamont, Jennifer Gareis, Courtney Hope, Thorsten Kaye, Katherine Kelly Lang, John McCook, Alley Mills, Annika Noelle, Denise Richards, Lawrence Saint-Victor, Henry Joseph Samiri, Rena Sofer, Aaron D. Spears, Heather Tom, Jeremy Ray Valdez, and Jacqueline MacInnes Wood are the cast of the bold and the beautiful TV cast.
The only two characters in the story who have stayed on the programme since it initially broadcast on March 23, 1987 are John McCook (Eric Forrester) and Katherine Kelly Lang (Brooke Logan).
Awards and nominations for
The Bold and the Beautiful had a significant drop in viewership, owing mostly to cable networks and alternative genres such as reality, court programmes, and chat shows on smaller network affiliates, as well as constant breaking news pre-emptions that frequently surprisingly interrupted viewer interest.
Since its launch, the series has been nominated for over 200 awards and honours, and it has won many awards, such as the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series in 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Also the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team was again awarded by the writing team in 2010 and 2013. Susan Flannery has received the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series three times.
Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
Approximately there are 8000 episodes.
For its entire run, B&B has been shot at CBS Television City’s Stage 31 in Los Angeles. The programme has a conventional soap opera style, with built sets such as the Forrester Mansion, the Shady Marlin, and the Forrester Creations headquarters.
After 25 years as Ridge Forrester on “The Bold and the Beautiful,” actor Ronn Moss is quitting the series.
Bradley Bell is the President of Bell-Phillip Television Productions and the Executive Producer and Head Writer of The Bold and the Beautiful
Since its debut, the show has been the most-watched soap opera in the world, with an estimated 26.2 million viewers.
Brooke and Ridge are having a good time in Eric’s living room. Brooke apologises (again) for allowing Deacon to “infiltrate” their life. She diverts his attention by suggesting it’s time for her to remind him how much fun they can be. Brooke is obviously overjoyed that they are back together.