Lonna Saunders: Bold and the Beautiful's Susan Flannery, Don't Exit on My Birthday!
Huffington Post - about 4 years
The Bold and the Beautiful's Susan Flannery, please don't say good-bye on my birthday! Today marks Susan Flannery's last appearance as matriarch Stephanie Douglas Forrester on CBS' The Bold and the Beautiful after 25 years of being loved and hated the world over. Truth be told, her character was -- shall we say -- a handful. But she was our handful.
Susan Flannery leaving the show on my birthday makes it even harder for this loyal soap fan. And it's not just any birthday for me. It's a milestone birthday. I'm leaping forward to the next decade. So I need her there to hold my hand with her tough love now more than ever. Vicariously of course, through her battling daughters-in-law Brooke Forrester (Katherine Kelly Lang) and Taylor Forrester (Hunter Tylo).
First, Oprah was gone in the afternoons. Then All My Children's Susan Lucci. Now Susan Flannery. And her soap son, Ridge Forrester, played by Ronn Moss, just left, too. I'm starting to feel abandoned. I remember dragging
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