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'B&B' Rumors: Thomas Finds His Match in R.J. – New Hotshot at FC?

Bold and The Beautiful has found its new R.J. Forrester. It has been confirmed that Joshua Hoffman bags the role of Ridge Forrester and Brooke Logan's son.

Anthony Turpel last portrayed the character in 2018 before supposedly leaving for a boarding school in Europe. It is also thought that R.J. was staying with his half-brother, Rick Forrester, and his wife, Maya Avant, in Paris.

Bold and the Beautiful: R.J. Forrester Returns

Now, an older R.J. Forrester is ready to return to the scene. According to Deadline, Joshua Hoffman begins taping for Bold and the Beautiful on March 14. Fans can expect his debut as Ridge and Brooke's son on April 21.

Many have been anticipating the addition of new faces on the show. Fans feel like it's about time the sudser explores new storylines, especially with characters that have been put on the back burner.

R.J.'s return to Los Angeles could bring more conflict between the Forresters and Logans. Apparently, he's now a young man with a promising career. However, he may find himself caught up in the never-ending drama of his family.

Bold and the Beautiful: RJ Forrester

Will He Overshadow Thomas?

Bold and the Beautiful fans now look forward to R.J. Forrester joining Forrester Creations. Years of being in Europe probably earned him the needed skills and experience to become an asset in the family business.

Perhaps R.J. could help his half-sister, Hope Logan, save her failing fashion line. The two may team up to bring new ideas and designs that could bring Hope for the Future back to its glory.

Maybe R.J. will be the next hotshot at Forrester Creations, overshadowing his half-brother, Thomas Forrester. So far, Thomas has been getting high praise from the fashion world. However, with R.J. joining the company, he may have a new rival.

But can Thomas really hate his half-brother? The two have a special bond. Thomas even gave him his nickname R.J. Will the siblings end up as rivals at work?

Bold and the Beautiful: Thomas Forrester

Bold and the Beautiful: Thomas Forrester/Image Credit: CBS

Bold and the Beautiful: R.J. Brings Parents Back Together?

Meanwhile, Bold and the Beautiful fans are hoping that R.J. Forrester could bring Ridge Forrester and Brooke Logan back together. He's done it in the past, so it's possible that he can pull it off again.

However, Brooke is adamant about moving on from Ridge. She even made a pact with Taylor Hayes and is doing her best to fulfill it. 

Still, R.J. could sway his parents to give their marriage another shot. How will this affect the Forresters and Logans on Bold and the Beautiful?