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 / ... (2,696 episodes, 1978-2016)
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 Victor Newman / ... (2,495 episodes, 1980-2016)
Joshua Morrow ...
 Nicholas Newman / ... (2,234 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Jack Abbott / ... (2,217 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Esther Valentine / ... (2,080 episodes, 1973-2016)
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 Sharon Newman / ... (2,052 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Nikki Newman / ... (2,013 episodes, 1981-2016)
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 Michael Baldwin / ... (1,701 episodes, 1991-2016)
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 Phyllis Summers Newman / ... (1,547 episodes, 1994-2015)
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 Neil Winters / ... (1,501 episodes, 1991-2016)
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 Ashley Abbott / ... (1,337 episodes, 1984-2016)
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 Victoria Newman / ... (1,321 episodes, 2005-2016)
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 Jill Foster Abbott / ... (1,308 episodes, 1988-2016)
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 Kevin Fisher / ... (1,280 episodes, 2003-2016)
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 Katherine Chancellor / ... (1,200 episodes, 1973-2015)
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 Brad Carlton (1,091 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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Drama | Romance

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26 March 1973 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Innocent Years  »

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(1973-1980) | (1980-)

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

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1.33 : 1
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The show's original working title was "The Innocent Years". See more »

Quotes

[to Michael]
Noah Newman: Can You help me with my stocking?
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Nadia's Theme
Composed by Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin Jr.
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Y&R is a Ruined Show
17 October 2015 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I wish I was allowed to give zero star! Young and Restless is now a very pathetic show. Bill Bell Sr. must be twirling in his grave. Since Chuck Pratt took over as the head writer the show has deteriorated 100,000,00% It's beyond ridiculous.

Victor Newman is a vile hateful character and needs to go. And no one is indispensable. The Brooks are gone, The Fosters are gone, The Chancellors are gone... Victor Newman needs to go. The show would go on.

Chuck Pratt and Jill Farren Phelps needs to go along with all the talentless Friends of Jill that she hired.

18 -49 is the target audience when it mostly people over 55 who watch the show keeping it as top soap. We are the ones at home all day watching soaps.


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