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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 Paul Williams / ... (2,788 episodes, 1978-2017)
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 Victor Newman / ... (2,587 episodes, 1980-2017)
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 Jack Abbott / ... (2,318 episodes, 1989-2017)
Joshua Morrow ...
 Nicholas Newman / ... (2,305 episodes, 1994-2017)
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 Esther Valentine / ... (2,126 episodes, 1973-2017)
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 Sharon Collins Newman / ... (2,120 episodes, 1994-2017)
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 Nikki Reed Newman / ... (2,087 episodes, 1981-2017)
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 Michael Baldwin / ... (1,746 episodes, 1991-2017)
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 Phyllis Summers / ... (1,558 episodes, 1994-2015)
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 Neil Winters / ... (1,557 episodes, 1991-2017)
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 Victoria Newman Abbott / ... (1,383 episodes, 2005-2017)
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 Jill Foster Abbott / ... (1,375 episodes, 1988-2017)
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 Ashley Abbott / ... (1,373 episodes, 1984-2017)
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 Kevin Fisher (1,314 episodes, 2003-2017)
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 Katherine Chancellor / ... (1,234 episodes, 1973-2015)
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 Lauren Fenmore Baldwin / ... (1,119 episodes, 1984-2017)
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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)  »

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The Innocent Years  »

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Runtime:

(1973-1980) | (1980-)

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

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

First US soap opera and "daytime" program to be shown on HDTV. See more »

Quotes

John "Jack" Abbott, Jr. #2: I wanted to thank you, Victor. When you fired Phyllis, that freed her up to come to work as Vice-President for Web Design and Marketing for Jabot.
Victor Newman: Jack Abbott, you are incorrigible.
John "Jack" Abbott, Jr. #2: [smirking] You bet.
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Connections

Referenced in The Golden Girls: And Then There Was One (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Nadia's Theme
Composed by Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin Jr.
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Genoa City, my little world
1 September 2013 | by (France) – See all my reviews

I've watched this show since I was born. Maybe a little before: my mom used to watch it way before I was born so, Genoa City is a place I know well. It's my little world, my little universe. It's a place I love because it's full of characters I've met years ago: Victor Newman, Nikki, Nicholas, Sharon, Phyllis, Daniel... I'm used to these characters. They're so real to me. They're part of my life. I can't imagine living without watching their stories, their life going on. I know the characters, their life, their favorite places: Crimson Light, Gloworm, Restless Style, Jabot, Newman Enterprises... It's like I'm there every single day even though I'm not physically there. I really can't imagine a life without "The Young and the Restless". Already 40 years... and hopefully 40 more. I wish this show a long long life.


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