Golden Boy Pete Garrett is the heartthrob of Bay City and the youngest of matriarch Sara Garrett's three children. A charming romantic, Pete often wins the heart of many women, but his heart once captured by his mother's arch rival Janice Ramos, now belongs to Bay City's beauty, Vivian.
-Kristos Andrews is a multiple Emmy® Award-winning actor and producer, a two-time Guinness record holder, and X GAMES skateboarding medalist. Andrews also stars in the Emmy® nominated POP TV sitcom This Just In and has recently completed filming on the feature film The Last Whistle and the TV pilot FraXtur. Andrews was cast as the lead male role in a new made-for-television holiday movie Second Chance and has played lead roles in the indie feature films The Southside and A Place Called Hollywood. Additional appearances include Nickelodeon’s Super Sportlets, iCarly, Craiglist Joe, and the foreign film Triangle.
Nefarious and conniving, Steve Jensen is obsessed with Sara Garrett. the woman he raped twenty years prior. Now married to Sara, Steve continually plots to control his wife and her fortune. With devastating changes on the horizon and the help of an unexpected ally, his desperate tactics threaten to cause chaos.
-Matthew Ashford is an Emmy® Award-winning producer and multiple Emmy® Award-nominated actor. Ashford is best known for his role as Jack Deveraux on NBC's Days of our Lives. Prime-time credits include Dharma & Greg, Providence, and Charmed. In addition to several feature films, Ashford also played a lead character in the national tour of Mamma Mia and has appeared on POP TV's Emmy® nominated teen sitcom This Just In.
Arrogant, determined, and driven by his insatiable need to expose the Garretts, Nathan Perkins is Bay City's rogue reporter who'll print first and ask questions later. Owner and writer for “Bay City Uncensored,” Nathan proves to be a loose cannon.
-Scott Bailey is recognized for his roles as Roman Martin on the television series Saints and Sinners and as James Treadmore on Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight. Additional credits include Timeless, Aquarius, Guiding Light, Major Crimes, Undressed, Bankroll, and the hit prime-time drama series Ray Donovan. Bailey also starred opposite Academy Award-winning actress Meryl Streep in an indie project Prayers for Bobby which he won Best Supporting Actor at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival.
Arrogant and intelligent, Bay City's newest District Attorney Evan Blackwell is determined not only to follow in his father's footsteps but to surpass them. Undaunted by the danger that surrounds him, Evan finds himself falling for a woman in peril.
-Brandon Beemer is an Emmy® Award-nominated actor and is widely recognized for his roles as Shawn Brady on NBC's Days of our Lives and as Owen Knight on CBS's The Bold and the Beautiful. Beemer's additional feature film and television credits include Material Girls, CSI: Miami, Blood Moon, Fear Clinic, Hallmark's Wedding Planner Mystery, and more. He also modeled for international brands Boss and Perry Ellis.
A Bay City powerhouse, Mayor Jack Madison has an unquenchable thirst for the forbidden. A doting father to Sara and a seemingly loving husband to Sofia, yet estranged from his son John Blackwell, Jack's life takes a turn when he's faced with isolation and death.
-A Daytime Emmy® Award winner for his work on The Bay and a five-time Daytime Emmy® Award nominee, Nicolas Coster is widely recognized for his role as Lionel Lockridge on NBC's famous daytime drama Santa Barbara. Coster's impressive number of prime-time, sitcom and drama appearances include Cold Case, Judging Amy, 3rd Rock from the Sun, Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, Law and Order, Reasonable Doubts, MacGyver, Star Trek NG, and more.
Young and focused, the son of the late Marly Garrett-Foster and grandson of matriarch Sara Garrett is determined to make his mark in Bay City. Juggling high school and an internship at Bay University Hospital, RJ is often faced with tough decisions, chilling disasters, and temptations that could derail his promising future.
-Najee De-Tiege is an award-winning actor best known for his role as “Kevin,” the Blue Samurai Ranger, in the Power Rangers Samurai TV franchise. De-Tiege's additional television and film appearances include Actor for Hire, The Gallery, Class Act, Vamp, A Man for Every Month, Minay TV, and more.
Bay City's matriarch Sara Garrett is a young-at-heart socialite who's the object of many a man's desire. She's inherited the Garrett empire from her late grandfather, the evil Red Garrett. Now married to her rapist, Steve Jensen, Sara struggles to come to terms with her past and take charge of the present.
-A multiple Emmy® Award winner in the category “Outstanding Actress in a Digital Drama Series” for THE BAY, Mary Beth Evans is also known for her iconic Emmy® Award-winning role as Kayla Brady on NBC's Days of our Lives. Episodic appearances include Chasing Life, Body of Proof, Criminal Minds, Monk, Nip/Tuck, and more.
Once a player, a lover, and the victim of bad decisions, Damian Blackwell struggled to survive when a night of carefree partying went horribly wrong. Son of John and Katherine Blackwell and younger brother to Evan, Damian finally finds himself as well as a woman he could love...if the fates allow.
-Eric Fellows is known for his role as Troy Winston on NBC's Days of our Lives and for his role as Hollis in the feature film Road to Moloch. Fellows has also appeared in multiple television series and indie features including Bonnie & Clyde: Justified, Mustang Sally, Dance with a Vampyre, Monster Mountain, NCIS: Los Angeles, CSI: NY, and more.
Insecure yet feisty and with a mind of her own, Tamara Garrett doesn't shy away from trouble, even when led by her often misguided heart. In her unrelenting search for love, the cousin of Bay City's rich and powerful often finds herself in dangerous situations... especially now that ghosts from her past have come back to haunt her.
-Celeste Fianna has starred in multiple indie feature films including A Place Called Hollywood and The Southside, as well as the television series Destination X: California. Fianna is also a multiple Emmy® Award-winning producer, recognized for her work on THE BAY. Additional appearances include The Dream of Alvareen, Getting That Girl, and more.
Daughter of Janice Ramos and Lee Nelsen, Lianna has seemingly struggled to find happiness all of her young life. Suddenly her world is shattered when a series of bad choices leave the lives of those she loves hanging in the balance. Now she finds herself stumbling down a dark and dreary path with little hope for a promising future.
-Jade Harlow is an Emmy® Award-winning actress recognized for her supporting role on THE BAY. Harlow is also known for her guest-starring role on CBS's sci-fi thriller Zoo. Additional film and televisions appearances include Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., the made-for-TV-movie Murder on Cape Cod, 3rd Rock from the Sun, NBC's Passions, and more.
Orchid, Bay City's favorite call girl, is anxious to find a way out of her sordid world. Using any means possible, Orchid's attempts to blackmail the mayor while sleeping with Nathan Perkins doesn't work as well as she expected, nor does her allegiance to Steve Jensen. Those who tend to use or judge her are often surprised by her caring nature.
-Producer and talk show host of Going to Bed with Terri Ivens, Terri Ivens received an Emmy® Award-nomination for her work on The Bay. Ivens is recognized for her portrayal of Simone Torres on ABC's All My Children. Her multiple episodic television and film appearances include Piranhaconda, Untold, Secret Agent Man, Happenstance, Married with Children, The Barefoot Executive, Boy Meets World, Melrose Place, Baywatch, and more.
Janice Ramos is a passionate woman who's fallen in love with Pete, the son of her arch rival. Realizing she's lost him to another, Janice can't fight her feelings for Lianna's one-time boyfriend all while struggling to deal with her demons. Her broken heart leads her to make bad decisions that could prove to be life-threatening.
-Lilly Melgar is a multiple Emmy® Award-nominated actress and ISA7 “Best Lead Actress” winner for her role on THE BAY. Widely recognized for her role as Lily Rivera Corinthos on ABC's General Hospital and for her contract role as Claudia Cortez on CBS's The Bold and the Beautiful, Melgar has directed video segments for the "live" concerts of Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez and more. A two-time Daytime Emmy® Award-winning producer, Melgar made her producing debut for the Lionsgate feature motion picture Black Cobra. Melgar also models and has appeared on multiple billboards including those in New York's Time Square.
Bay City's former D.A., John Blackwell, known as “Blackwell,” is a man on a mission. No longer seeking revenge, instead, he finds himself on the other side of the world seeking justice. Son of Jack Madison and half-brother to Sara Garrett, Blackwell is determined to make right what has gone so terribly wrong.
-Ronn Moss is an Emmy® Award-nominated actor and multiple Emmy® Award-winning producer. An international star known for his role as Ridge Forrester on CBS's The Bold and the Beautiful, Moss's acting credits also include the TV series comedy Bruna in Beverly Hills, Bolt, Christmas in Love, Six Feet Under, The Next Mrs. Jacob Anderson, and more. Moss is also known as a musician singer/songwriter and as a member of the band 'Player.'
A member of the Garrett family, Daniel is brother to Avery, nephew to Sara, and a best-friend-cousin to Pete. Daniel often finds himself at the wrong place at the wrong time for all the wrong reasons. Realizing he must be true to himself, Daniel continues to struggle with the consequences of his sexuality.
-Eric Nelsen is an Emmy® Award-winning actor and a multiple Emmy® Award-winning producer known for his role as Howie in the feature film A Walk Among the Tombstones. Nelsen has recently completed filming the TV pilot Erase for the USA Network in addition to the feature film The Last Whistle. He also recently booked the recurring role of Bram on Showtime's The Affair for season 4. Nelsen has starred in multiple television and feature films including The Blacklist, The Following, Chasing Yesterday, Blue Bloods, The Good Wife, Night Has Settled, and more.
Bay City's police commissioner Lex Martin struggles with more than those who break the law. Once married to Sara's aunt, his feelings for Sara can no longer be denied. As Sara deals with her forced marriage to the nefarious Steve Jensen, Lex vows to help the woman he loves no matter the consequences.
-Tristan Rogers is known for his portrayal of the popular characters 'Scorpio' on ABC's General Hospital and 'Colin Atkinson' on CBS's The Young and The Restless. Rogers has been nominated for several awards including a Soap Digest Award for “Outstanding Actor in a Leading Role.” Rogers’ character was re-introduced on Night Shift, a prime-time spin-off of General Hospital and has starred on The Bold and the Beautiful, Family Law, Walker, Texas Ranger, The Love Boat, and more.
Bay City Herald's ace reporter, Zoey Johnson is as stubborn and determined as they come. Sister to Mack Johnson and Vivian Johnson's much-adored aunt, Zoey is a sweetheart who suddenly discovers not everyone appreciates her high standards and inquisitive nature. Zoey struggles to let go of the past even though her future remains uncertain.
-Taylor Stanley is known for her role of Karen on ABC's popular sitcom Spin City and for her portrayal of Remy Woods on NBC's Another World. Stanley has also appeared in multiple television series and feature films including Numb3ers, The Crucible, Cloudstreet, Secret Cutting, Touched by an Angel, Broken Boy Soldier, Black Cadillac, and more.
Daughter of Mack Johnson, Vivian returned to Bay City unaware of how her life would change. Once the apple of Will Campbell's eye, Vivian instead has only loved Pete Garrett. Now Pete's wife, Vivian struggles with balancing the needs of her husband with the needs of her career. The unwanted attention given to her by Pete's rival only complicates her busy life.
-Multiple Emmy® Award-winning producer, fashion icon, and internet sensation Karrueche Tran is a series regular on TNT's Claws and has been featured on the pages and covers of internationally circulated magazines such as VIBE, Rolling Out, ANNEX, Bleu, and more. Tran's multiple television and feature films appearances include Vanity, The Dead Diaries, The Fright Night Files, TMZ on TV, Extra, Today, BET Awards 2014, Access Hollywood, Rip the Runway, Just Keke, 106 & Park, and more.
Eldest daughter of Sofia Madison, Riley Henderson is a young and budding professional currently working at Janice Ramos' prestigious cosmetic company 'Romantica." Finding herself in an awkward situation, things get even more complicated when she's quick to 'spill the beans.'
-Joining the cast in Season 2, Brittany Underwood is known for her role as Loren Tate on Nick at Night's Hollywood Heights and for her role as Langston Wilde on ABC's daytime drama One Life to Live. An Imagen Award nominee, Underwood's additional television and feature film appearances include The Goldbergs, Merry Kissmas, Major Crimes, Death Clique, TMI Hollywood, and more.
Derrell Whitt (as Will Campbell)
Son of Keith Campbell, Will is a top-notch officer for the Bay City Police Department, but he doesn't let his badge get in the way of his hatred for Pete Garrett. Having once loved Vivian, Will now finds himself falling for Lianna, but that doesn't stop him from breaking her fragile heart before he finally finds love.
-Derrell Whitt is a Daytime Emmy® Award-winning producer and an Emmy® Award-nominated actor with a myriad of feature films under his belt. Whitt was cast in supporting roles for the indie feature bio-pic The Southside and the upcoming feature film A Place Called Hollywood. Whitt's roster of feature films also includes Manhattanites, Jack Rio, The Intruders, Woven, and When Life Keeps Getting in the Way.
Level-headed, straightforward, and surprisingly curious, Avery is Daniel's loving yet reprimanding sister and Sara's devoted niece. A stronghold in the Garrett family, Avery finds herself defending those she loves even when doing so isn't necessarily justified. Her love life grows more complicated with each passing day.
-Alicia Leigh Willis is a two-time Emmy® Award-nominated actress who is recognized for her role as Corey Conway on The CW's family drama 7th Heaven. Willis' multiple television and feature film appearances also include the lead role in the feature film Dangerous Company, Showtime's The L Word, Without a Trace, American Heiress, The Chronicle, Grace Under Fire, CSI: Miami, and more.
A southern belle and eccentric event planner who charmed her way into Jack Madison's heart, Sofia is known for being a doting wife, loving mother, and Bay City's first lady. With Jack's best interest at heart, Sofia learns the hard way that it's those you love who can hurt you the most. Her psychic-like abilities tend to keep those she loves on edge.
-Jacklyn Zeman is a four-time Daytime Emmy® Award-nominated actress best known for her role as Bobbie Spencer on the ABC daytime drama General Hospital and as Lana McClain on ABC's One Life to Live. Television and feature film appearances include The Day the Music Died, The Great American Sex Scandal, Chicago Hope, The New Mike Hammer, Young Doctors in Love, Class Reunion and more.
Joining the cast in Season 4
Joining the cast in Season 3
Huey Dunbar IV
Special Musical Guest Star
Grammy Award Nominee