Stateside Soaps & What’s next
Ridge and Steffy bring in the cops to pursue revenge against Spectra for stealing their designs, and Coco needs work after being fired from Forrester but she gives Sally’s job offer the finger. Bill wonders why Brooke’s dumped Ridge this time, and Thomas isn’t prepared to back the Forresters’ decision to sue Spectra. Sally is arrested, and Steffy and Thomas turn up their noses when Zende offers to pitch in with design work. Meanwhile, Liam asks Bill whether his poor review of Spectra’s designs led to them stealing from Forrester Creations.
Abby wants to join the Salem PD after ditching her marriage to Chad, and Jennifer notices the growing connection between Anne and Lucas. Tripp helps Kayla handle Roman’s medical crisis, Ciara doesn’t realise that there’s an agenda to Wyatt’s flirting, and Abby warns Eli – who’s crushing on Gabi – that Gabi is obsessed with Chad. Gabi confronts Deimos, and Paul asks Sonny to marry him but they’re interrupted when Deimos finds Nicole and Brady’s hiding place. Brady and Nicole’s snowy cabin paradise later is rocked by a baby snatcher – Xander – who shoots Brady in the chest.
Paul and Nick’s case against the still-missing Chloe is shaky. Nick has a romantic date with Chelsea, and Devon and Mariah’s growing relationship has Hilary on edge. Nikki is furious when Victor tries to patch up things between them by making a grand gesture while he’s off chasing after Chloe, and Chloe sends Billy and Kevin letters admitting that she stole both their sperm to get pregnant with Bella. Phyllis asks Victor to quit his vendetta against her lover Billy, and Jack clashes with Farrah Dubos. Reed’s music career is taking off, and Ashley and Jack think about their mom Dina.
Chloe’s (Elizabeth Hedrickson) confession: Billy or Kevin could be Bella’s (Cali May Kinder) biological daddy.