‘B&B’ Showrunner Bradley P. Bell Tells Highlight Hollywood He’s Excited About Hiring Rena Sofer, Who Portrays Quinn Fuller On The Soap

Daytime Emmy® winning actress, Rena Sofer, has been cast in a contract role on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFU, Executive Producer and Head Writer Bradley P. Bell announced this week. Sofer will play “Quinn Fuller,” a jewelry designer and mother of “Wyatt Fuller” (played by Daytime Emmy® winner, Darin Brooks) who has long been long keeping a dark secret. “Rena’s powerful screen presence and vast range as an actress is what intrigued me most”, said Bell.  “I look forward to challenging Rena with this role”.
Sofer began taping on Tuesday, May 21st and her first episode is scheduled to air on Friday, July 12th, 2013.

 

 

Best known in Daytime for her portrayal as “Lois Cerullo” on General Hospital, for which she won a Daytime Emmy® as “Outstanding Supporting Actress” in 1995, Sofer has also guest starred on a number of television hits such as Covert Affairs, NCIS, Two and a Half Men, Heros, 24, Ed, Just Shoot Me, Melrose Place, Seinfeld and most recently as “Queen Eva” on Once Upon a Time.  She began her illustrious career portraying “Amelia ‘Rocky’ McKenzie” on Loving.

 

 

In 2011, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL received its third consecutive Emmy® award for “Outstanding Daytime Drama Series”.  In 2012, THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL was named the Most Popular Daytime Soap Currently on TV by Guinness World Records® and received its seventh consecutive Golden Nymph Award at the International TV Audience Awards in the “Telenovela/Soap Opera” category at the Monte Carlo Television Festival.  THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL is the most watched daytime drama series in the world, seen daily by more than 35 million people in over 100 countries.

 

 

THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, which celebrated its 26th anniversary on March 23, 2013, is produced by Bell-Phillip Television Productions, Inc., and is broadcast weekdays (1:30-2:00 PM, ET; 12:30-1:00 PM, PT) on the CBS Television Network. Bradley P. Bell is the Executive Producer and Head Writer. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL is the first and only daytime drama to simulcast in Spanish utilizing SAP (Secondary Audio Program) technology.

Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
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