The lives of the Forrester, Logan and Spencer families are back on television in South Africa. Vodacom has netted the rights to stream The Bold and the Beautiful. In March, the SoCal sudser was axed after 21 years of broadcasting on SABC since since 1997, after the network stated the cancellation was due to,
The property's poor return on investment whilst the financial investment to acquire the property kept increasing.
Now, the most watched soap in the world returns on the Vodacom streaming service with all new episodes from season 31 and the 50 episodes viewers missed out on! Fans will be able to watch the sizzling soap on their laptops, smartphones and tablets. In a released statement, Vodacom group digital and fixed service officer Zunaid Mahomed stated,
We are extremely excited to be bringing back one of South Africa's favourite international soap operas on our video-on-demand service, Video Play, along with the characters we've all grown to love, or love to hate.
B&B's showrunner Bradley Bell also released a statement where he exclaimed,
Our South African viewers have been asking for The Bold and the Beautiful to come back. Now we're very happy to announce the good news. Thank you for welcoming us back onto your screens."