Set in Genoa City, Y&R is the long-running soap that tells the story of the struggle behind the business- and sex-savvy Abbott and Newman clans.
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Cast

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 Paul Williams / ... (2,642 episodes, 1978-2015)
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 Victor Newman / ... (2,448 episodes, 1980-2015)
Joshua Morrow ...
 Nicholas Newman / ... (2,223 episodes, 1995-2015)
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 Jack Abbott / ... (2,173 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Sharon Newman / ... (2,044 episodes, 1995-2015)
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 Nikki Newman / ... (1,983 episodes, 1981-2016)
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 Esther Valentine / ... (1,872 episodes, 1973-2015)
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 Michael Baldwin / ... (1,680 episodes, 1991-2015)
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 Phyllis Summers Newman / ... (1,544 episodes, 1994-2015)
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 Neil Winters / ... (1,476 episodes, 1991-2015)
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 Ashley Abbott / ... (1,328 episodes, 1984-2016)
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 Victoria Newman / ... (1,309 episodes, 2005-2016)
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 Jill Foster Abbott / ... (1,283 episodes, 1988-2016)
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 Kevin Fisher / ... (1,274 episodes, 2003-2015)
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 Katherine Chancellor / ... (1,176 episodes, 1973-2015)
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 Brad Carlton (1,070 episodes, 1985-2009)
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Set in Genoa City, Wisconsin, The Young And The Restless is the thirty-year-old soap that centres on the saga between two wealthy families (the Newmans and the Abbotts) in the cosmetics industry. Head of the Newman clan is Victor Newman, the arrogant, cavorting billionaire and his wife Nikki; and running the Abbott show is Jack Abbott, the irresponsible, playboy CEO and his sister Ashley. Most of the show is centred on the competition between the two companies: Victor's Newman Enterprises and the Abbotts' Jabot. Written by Josh

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26 March 1973 (USA)  »

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The Innocent Years  »

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(1973-1980) | (1980-)

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(2002-)| (1973-1987)| (1987-2001)

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The show's original working title was "The Innocent Years". See more »

Quotes

Victor Newman: [Victor and Nikki are fighting over her job offer from Jack] Victor, I don't have time to argue with you! I have a job to go to!
Nikki Reed Foster Bancroft DiSalvo Newman Abbott Newman #2: I don't care about your damn job! How can you even consider working for Jack Abbott?
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Young and Restless
22 March 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I have watched Young & Restless since almost the very beginning. When I was in Elementary school I'd run home from the bus stop to watch it with my Mother. I feel as though I've grown up with most of these people. Y&R has improved so much over the years with the added realism of the story lines by adding in humor and clever little comments that us ordinary folks might say in daily life. So many other soaps are so dramatic because they seem like they're always trying to win an Oscar. The story lines on other soaps are not like real life and perhaps that's what some people like but for me I like having something I can relate too.

Y&R has the best actors/actresses and writers. My only hope is one day they start releasing episodes on DVD.


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