Susan Flannery

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Quick Facts

Date of Birth July 31, 1939
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Working for Movies, TV Shows
Ethnicity English
Marital Status Unmarried
Children(s) Blaise Flannery (Adopted)
Qualification Graduation
Education at Stephens College
Net Worth(s) $6 Million
Name on Birth Susan Flannery
Height 6.2"
Weight N/A
Religion Christian
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Gray
Twitter @SFOorg
Body Measurements 36 - 25 - 33 inch.
Age 82 Years

Susan Flannery is an American soap opera actress. She is known for her role Stephanie Forrester on The Bold and the Beautiful (1987–2012) and for her role as Dr. Laura Spencer Horton on Days of our Lives (1966–1975).


American soap opera actress Flannery was born on July 31, 1939 in Jersey City, New Jersey.


Susan Flannery was raised in New York City in a brownstone on East 51st Street.No information about her childhood days and experiences are given but Flannery knew she wanted to be an actress from a young age.Therefore being an actress was her childhood dream.

School College

As her dream was to be an actress,she went on to receive her BFA in theater at Stevens College in Missouri, as well as attended graduate school before venturing out to Hollywood.

Career and struggle

Flannery is known for playing Dr. Laura Spencer Horton on Days of our Lives from 1966 until 1975 where she met writer and daytime legend William J. Bell (who would later cast her in the daytime soap he would create called The Bold and the Beautiful in 1987). She acted in feature films including The Towering Inferno (1974) and The Gumball Rally (1976). She also acted in the primetime television series Dallas, playing Leslie Stewart during season four (1980–1981), and appeared opposite Kirk Douglas in The Moneychangers. She has also worked alongside Michael Jaffe as a producer.

Flannery since became best known worldwide for portraying Stephanie Douglas Forrester on the American soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful (1987-2012). She was one of four original cast members still appearing on the series, along with Katherine Kelly Lang, Ronn Moss, and John McCook. Flannery is also a regular director on the show, and has twice been nominated for a Directors Guild of America Award for her work. After 25 years, she decided to leave the show in 2012. In her final storyline, Stephanie Forrester lost her battle with lung cancer, and died.

Flannery appeared in two episodes of ABC's situation comedy Hope & Faith in 2004, where she appeared with other well-known actors from rival soaps.

Flannery also appeared as a special guest on Good News Week. She appeared in a special episode of Wheel of Fortune with Deidre Hall (Marlena, Days of Our Lives) and Peter Bergman (Jack, The Young and the Restless) in 2006. Flannery also directed the October 13, 2008, episode of Guiding Light.

She has taken an active role in the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists (AFTRA) in securing cable rights and foreign residuals for actors when their work appears in other mediums. Her efforts have had a positive impact on how The Bold and the Beautiful actors are paid when the show is televised in countries outside the United States.

Marriage and Kids

Susan keeps her personal life extremely private. She is not married, and she has one daughter, Blaise, who is 22 years old and has lived in Australia with her musician boyfriend for the last several years.


Previously, during her young days, she was a pretty lady with a charming smile. Seventy four year old Susan Flannery had attractive sexy body. She was one of the popular demanding actress with pleasant appearance. Her pictures can be found elsewhere in the internet. Regarding her experience, she has enough photos of her in the internet.

Height, weight and age

She stands 6 feet 2 inches tall. She has gained some weight in the later years of her career.

Nationality, Ethnicity

She is an American and she is White.

Net Worth, Salary and income

She has a net worth of $6 million. Susan Flannery earned her net worth as an actress.

Award and Achievement

Before landing a role on B&B, Flannery racked up many other credits (and awards), including DAYS, DALLAS and a hot role in The Towering Inferno. Flannery has won four Daytime Emmys and a Golden Globe.

Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for The Bold and the Beautiful. (2000, 2002, 2003)

Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Days of Our Lives (1975)

Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress for The Towering Inferno (1975)

Flannery came in at #1 in the Top 50 Soap Actresses of All Time poll on the internet blog We Love Soaps in 2010.

After loads of hard work and success, she was able to gain name and fame. She is still regarded as a popular actress. 

Job and future

Flannery’s film career has also earned from considerable acclaim. She appeared in releases such as The Gumball Rally, The Gnome-Mobile and The Towering Inferno, for which she won a Golden Globe for Most Promising Female Newcomer in 1974. She is doing great and it seems that she will continue it.

There are numerous searches in the internet on Susan Flannery. She is the actress having numerous searches in the internet. She is also regarded as an icon and is also inspiration to many womens and youths.


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