With news that one the show's four original cast members was leaving the show, some B&B fans worried that others might be out, too. Now, Katherine Kelly Lang has made an important announcement about her future as The Bold and the Beautiful's Brooke Logan.
Less than a week ago
, fans of The Bold and the Beautiful were stunned when original cast member Ronn Moss
) announced that he'd be exiting the show. Now, another of the show's so-called "core four" has a status update of her own.
Katherine Kelly Lang
) has announced that she's staying put.
"I'm very happy to tell you that I have re-signed my contract with The Bold and the Beautiful for two more years," Lang said in a statement. "Brad has come up with an exciting new storyline for Brooke that I think the fans are going to love."
In an interview with TVGuide
, B&B's head writer and executive producer, Brad Bell, offered a slight peek into what that storyline might involve.
"[Brooke] and Ridge have been through so much over the 25 years of the show that I've felt an obligation to keep them happy and maintain them as a supercouple," Bell revealed. "But now that's coming to an abrupt ending and Brooke will have an important new man enter her life -- the first important one since Nick. This is going to be a full-on relationship."
Lang has been quite vocal on social media with her personal sadness over the exit of her oft-on-screen love, Moss.
"A lovely evening with Ronn Moss after taping scenes," Lang wrote on Twitter. "What a day. We love u @Ronn_Moss. A part of my heart is missing."
Lang, Moss, Susan Flannery
), and John McCook
) have been with B&B since its inception in March 1987.