TV & FILM
11/13/2012 01:26 pm ET

'The Bold And The Beautiful' Star Susan Flannery Among 15 Actors Who've Played Roles For 15 (Or More) Years

Susan Flannery bids adieu to "The Bold and the Beautiful" after 25 years on the long-running soap.

As Stephanie Forrester, Flannery was one of the original cast members of the soap opera, but her 25-year tenure isn't the longest on TV record books. The 73-year-old actress is one of many who have been playing the same TV character for decades. In honor of her 25-year "Bold and the Beautiful" run, click through the slideshow below to see more stars who have been playing characters for long stretches of time.

Please note, this is not a definitive list. Time playing the character was taken into account, not the span of time from when they started playing the character until they stopped.

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Actors Who Have Played Characters For 15+ Years
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