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Sunset Beach 

Having discovered her fiancé Tim Truman kissing another woman, Meg Cummings leaves her home in Kansas on their wedding day to start a new life in Sunset Beach, California. Her goal is to ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Clive Robertson ...  Ben Evans / ... 571 episodes, 1997-1999
Susan Ward ...  Meg Cummings 551 episodes, 1997-1999
Sarah Buxton ...  Annie Douglas Richards / ... 549 episodes, 1997-1999
Lesley-Anne Down ...  Olivia Richards 520 episodes, 1997-1999
Sam Behrens ...  Gregory Richards 506 episodes, 1997-1999
Eddie Cibrian ...  Cole Deschanel / ... 497 episodes, 1997-1999
Hank Cheyne ...  Ricardo Torres 491 episodes, 1997-1999
Priscilla Garita ...  Gabi Martinez / ... 448 episodes, 1997-1999
Timothy Adams ...  Casey Mitchum 416 episodes, 1997-1999
Randy Spelling ...  Sean Richards 387 episodes, 1997-1999
Kathleen Noone ...  Bette Katzenkazrahi 363 episodes, 1997-1999
Jason George ...  Michael Bourne 352 episodes, 1997-1999
Sherri Saum ...  Vanessa Hart 343 episodes, 1997-1999
Dax Griffin ...  Tim Truman 326 episodes, 1997-1999
Nick Kiriazis ...  Father Antonio Torres / ... 323 episodes, 1998-1999
Vanessa Dorman Vanessa Dorman ...  Caitlin Richards / ... 281 episodes, 1997-1998
Christina Chambers ...  Maria Torres Evans / ... 277 episodes, 1998-1999
Shawn Batten ...  Sara Cummings 243 episodes, 1998-1999
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Storyline

Having discovered her fiancé Tim Truman kissing another woman, Meg Cummings leaves her home in Kansas on their wedding day to start a new life in Sunset Beach, California. Her goal is to find a computer pen pal, SB. Soon after she sets foot on Sunset Beach, Meg's life is turned upside-down, as she becomes involved in the dynamic lives of the Beach's residents. Written by KR <rivadenei@uhavax.hartford.edu>

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Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

6 January 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sanset Bič See more »

Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(755 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Originally, Vanessa Dorman was to play Tiffany Thorne but she got the role of Kayla Richards instead (the character name Kayla was changed to Caitlin before filming began). See more »

Quotes

Annie Douglas: [to Cailtin] I was your friend once. Maybe for ten or fifteen minutes.
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Connections

Featured in The 15th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards (1999) See more »

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The Tide Is High
Written by John Holt (uncredited)
Performed by Blondie
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The Only Soap I'd Ever Watch
13 June 2001 | by buffbabe23See all my reviews

I hadn't really ever watched a soap opera before, but "Sunset Beach" isn't really your average soap. It was much better. That's probably partly due to the fact that Aaron Spelling was behind it. I remembered seeing ads for it and then during the summer I decided to see what it was all about. After the first episode I was hooked! I would tape it everyday, so I would never miss an episode. Sadly, NBC decided to trade it in for "Passions", which I liked at the beginning, but that's another story... Basically, I just wish that it was still on the air. The plots weren't very realistic, but they were fun to watch (especially the "Terror Island" special. A great take-off on "Scream"), and that's what TV and soap operas are all about. The show had such a wonderful cast- I'll really miss them - It was such a wonderful show!!


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