FIRST LOOK: Denise Richards on ‘The Bold and the Beautiful’

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(“”) has joined the cast of CBS’ “” as a contract player. The actress debuts on Thursday, April 4.

In honor of her debut, the network has released a first look clip highlighting her first scenes as Shauna Fulton, a fun-loving, hard-working, single mother from Las Vegas. After learning that her daughter, Flo (portrayed by , “”), the pride and joy of her life, is entangled in an emotional baby-swap, Shauna heads to Los Angeles in order to be with her. However, Shauna’s involvement won’t stop there. She’s got a past and big secrets to spill!

Watch the clip below.

In addition to her participation in this season’s “ of Beverly Hills,” Richards is known for her big screen debut in the cult classic film “Starship Troopers” and her leading Bond Girl role as Dr. Christmas Jones opposite in “.”