William J. Bell

  • Gilles Toucas
    Gilles Toucas

    ‘B&B’ and ‘Y&R’s’ Lee Phillip Bell To Be Honored at Accessories for Success Fashion Show

    The Guild of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Los Angeles (BBBSLA) will soon be presenting its annual Accessories for Success Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show, and Lee Phillip Bell — co-creator of “The Bold and the Beautiful” and...

  • Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    1
    Sean Smith/JPI Studios

    CBS’ ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ Celebrates 27 Years On Air

    Today marks the 27th anniversary of CBS' "The Bold and the Beautiful," which was created by the late William J. Bell and his wife Lee Phillip Bell as a sister soap to the widely popular and successful, "The Young...

  • Jeremy Fraser/LA Exposures
    1
    Jeremy Fraser/LA Exposures

    ON THE SET: Melody Thomas Scott Celebrates 35 Years at ‘Y&R’

    Cast, crew, executives, and reporters gathered on the set of “The Young and the Restless” last week to celebrate Melody Thomas Scott’s 35th anniversary playing the legendary Nikki Reed. Her closest co-stars gave heartfelt words of congratulations to the...

  • Jill Johnson/JPI Studios; Cliff Lipson/CBS (insert)
    1
    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios; Cliff Lipson/CBS (insert)

    Longtime ‘Y&R’ Castmember Doug Davidson Discusses Soap’s Spectacular 25 Year Streak as TV’s Number One Rated Daytime Drama!

    The cast and crew of “The Young and the Restless” have a major milestone to smile about: The CBS sudser has officially marked its 25 year anniversary of being the number one rated soap opera on national television! In...

  • TVGN
    1
    TVGN

    MONDAY: TVGN Presents ‘Who Shot The Daytime Soap?’ Featuring a Host of Daytime Legends and Talents (PROMO)

    TVGN is proving why it's now the "the new way to watch soaps." With the network already picking up encore airing rights to "The Young and the Restless" this past summer, and "The Bold and the Beautiful" earlier this...

  • Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
    Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)

    Emmy Win Special: William J. Bell Biography Offered at Deep Discount

    In honor of the combined Emmy wins for “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless,” the e-book version of the popular biography “Young and Restless Life of William J. Bell: Creator of The Young and...

  • Disney/ABC Television Group (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
    Disney/ABC Television Group (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)

    ‘Y&R’ and ‘Edge of Night’ Actress Maxine Stuart Dies

    Longtime actress Maxine Stuart (Mary Anderson, “The Young and the Restless,” Grace O’Keefe, “Edge of Night,” Mrs. Dawson, “General Hospital”) died of natural causes in her Beverly Hills home on Thursday, June 6, reports her daughter, Chris Ann Maxwell.

  • Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
    1
    Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)

    William J. Bell Biography Now Available In Paperback

    You’ve no doubt devoured the hard cover version of The Young and Restless Life of William J. Bell, the biography detailing William J. Bell, the late daytime legend, former talk show host and “The Young and the Restless” and...

  • Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)
    Bell-Phillip Television Productions (Top); Sony Pictures Television (Bottom)

    Bradley Bell on the Passing of Jeanne Cooper: ‘A True Artist and Legend’

    In a statement released after word spread on the passing of Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor, "The Young and the Restless,"), Bradley P. Bell (executive producer, "The Bold and the Beautiful"), the son of the late William J. Bell, who...

  • CBS Broadcasting, Inc./Sony Pictures Television
    CBS Broadcasting, Inc./Sony Pictures Television

    CENTER STAGE: ‘Y&R’s’ Daniel Goddard Goes Wedding Crazy!

    If you think you know everything there is to know about “The Young and the Restless’” sexy star, Daniel Goddard (Cane Ashby), you’d better think again! Soap Opera Network caught up with the actor during the sudser’s 40th Anniversary...