Not a surprise.
According to Soap Opera Digest, actor Kyle Lowder will be leaving The Bold and the Beautiful as Rick Forrester after four years. Apparently, Brad Bell told Kyle he felt bad about the lack of storyline for the character, and thought it best they go their separate ways. Kyle wasn't surprised, given how slow the past year and a half have been, and expressed respect for Brad Bell.
Soaps.com wishes Kyle all the best in the future. Are you disappointed about Rick no longer being on the show? Let us know by casting a vote in the poll below.