Casting news today out of the number one international soap opera, and CBS Daytime’s The Bold and the Beautiful!
Keeping with their reach around the globe, the series announced today that none other than former Neighbors star, Australian actress Ashleigh Brewer has been cast in the newly created role of Ivy Forrester! Just who is Ivy Forrester? She is the niece of series patriarch Eric Forrester played by John McCook!
Brad Bell, the executive producer and head writer of B&B, plans to introduce Ashleigh next month in Monte Carlo at the Golden Nymph Awards were the series is vying for its 9th prize!
Bell stated: “We are thrilled to introduce Ashleigh at the festival, whose poise and talent are already well known in Australia and the UK. Ivy is the daughter of Eric’s younger brother, John Forrester, who has been living in Sydney. A young, worldly designer, Ivy is brought in to work on the new Hope for the Future jewelry line. It won’t be long before she finds herself deeply entangled in the lives and loves of our younger generation.”
Brewer will make her first appearance on the series in the U.S. in early July. Meanwhile in Monaco, B&B will shoot episodes on June 9th and 9th! Who’s wedding will it be?
So, what do you think about the casting of Ashleigh Brewer in the role of Ivy Forrester? Who do you think will be her love interest? Weigh-in below!