Denise Richards’ husband, Aaron Phypers has joined ‘The Bold and the Stunning’ as a stand-in for the resumption of filming amid the COVID-19 pandemic. She revealed on the July 7 episode of ‘The Speak,’ that her husband will be part of her for intimate scenes!

Denise Richards has a brand new love curiosity on The Bold and the Stunning… kind of. The actress, 49, will movie intimate scenes together with her husband Aaron Phypers on the longtime CBS cleaning soap — which returned to manufacturing in June, since shutting down as a result of coronavirus pandemic. Denise, who performs Shauna Fulton, mentioned the way forward for the present amid the worldwide well being disaster on Tuesday.

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“Each week we’re examined [for COVID-19],” Denise mentioned concerning the forged of the present throughout a digital look on The Speak@House. “If there are greater than two actors, we have now mannequins. If there’s an intimate scene, they’ve requested us if our important different can step in for that individual. In any other case, we’ll be doing a love scene with a doll,” Denise revealed, confirming that she opted for her husband over the doll.

Aaron will step in for her character’s love curiosity Ridge Forrester, performed by Thorsten Kaye. “He [Phypers] is standing in. And, he got here with me right now [July 7],” Denise mentioned, noting that Aaron underwent a COVID-19 check that day. “Each week the entire forged [is tested]. He begins standing in subsequent week.”

Denise Richards and Aaron Phypers on the pink carpet. (Picture credit score: Broadimage/Shutterstock)

Denise went on to elucidate that she’s “excited” to get again to filming The Bold and the Stunning, which she joined final April. “I believe it’s essential for us to even be secure, however to maneuver ahead,” she mentioned, noting that Government Producer, Brad Bell “has carried out a really secure setting, I really feel, for all of us, so I believe it’s essential.”

Denise Richards as Shauna Fulton in ‘The Bold and the Stunning.’ (Picture credit score: CBS)

The Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills star additionally spoke about claims of her alleged affair with former Beverly Hills housewife Brandi Glanville. “I like for issues to play out on tv as a substitute of social media,” Denise mentioned, as Brandi continues to tease the alleged hookup on social media. The alleged affair, which has since turn into the primary storyline of the latter half of Season 10, is one thing Denise beforehand denied when it was first reported initially of this yr.