Emmy-nominated actress Katherine Kelly Lang, an actress on the CBS daytime drama 'The Bold and the Beautiful' will be taking part in the Dempsey Challenge in October.

She has played the role of Brooke Logan Forrester on the soap for 28 years and is a two-time Emmy nominee for acting and an Emmy winner for producing.

Lang will take part in the Dempsey Challenge 50-mile ride on Sunday, October 18th, as well as many other events over the weekend, including the survivor walk on Saturday, October 17th.

Lang has lost her father, grandfather and two grandmothers to cancer.

Maine native Patrick Dempsey started the event many years ago.