The legendary Bell soap opera clan could soon be a political dynasty as well. Colleen Bell, wife to The Bold and the Beautiful's executive producer Brad Bell, has been named new U.S. Ambassador to Hungary. In a released statement President Barack Obama said:
I am grateful these accomplished individuals have agreed to join this Administration, and I’m confident they will serve ably in these important roles. I look forward to working with them in the coming months and years,
This comes after months of speculation Bell would receive the post. Bell was instrumental in re-electing President Obama, due to her fundraising efforts.