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

Series cast summary:
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 Paul Williams / ... (2,687 episodes, 1978-2016)
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 Victor Newman / ... (2,487 episodes, 1980-2016)
Joshua Morrow ...
 Nicholas Newman / ... (2,232 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Jack Abbott / ... (2,208 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Esther Valentine / ... (2,061 episodes, 1973-2016)
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 Sharon Newman / ... (2,049 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Nikki Newman / ... (2,006 episodes, 1981-2016)
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 Michael Baldwin / ... (1,695 episodes, 1991-2016)
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 Phyllis Summers Newman / ... (1,547 episodes, 1994-2015)
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 Neil Winters / ... (1,496 episodes, 1991-2016)
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 Ashley Abbott / ... (1,336 episodes, 1984-2016)
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 Victoria Newman / ... (1,318 episodes, 2005-2016)
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 Jill Foster Abbott / ... (1,302 episodes, 1988-2016)
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 Kevin Fisher / ... (1,279 episodes, 2003-2016)
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 Katherine Chancellor / ... (1,195 episodes, 1973-2015)
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 Brad Carlton (1,088 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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Trivia

When Jeanne Cooper (Katherine) decided to have a face lift, rather than going out on leave and replacing her with a stand in, the producers wrote a story line in which Katherine had a face lift, complete with hospitalization and recovery. See more »

Quotes

Lauren Fenmore: It is taking everything inside of me not to scratch your eyes out!
Sheila Carter: Well make no mistake the feeling is mutual.
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Connections

Spoofed in Beetlejuice: What Makes BJ Run (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Nadia's Theme
Composed by Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin Jr.
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Long time viewer disgusted!
12 May 2015 | by See all my reviews

I have watched Y&R since the beginning through its good and questionable story lines, but now they are really getting ridiculous.

Twice in the last year or so, Victor has found 'look a likes' for Cassie and now Jack! The whole ridiculous storyline of Kelly, the nut, kidnapping Jack is really going far too far and is now verging on the just plain stupid! Please stop. I don't know how much more I can endure before I give up and switch off.

Still love Victor, but wish you would get rid of Genoa City's resident whore and nut job, Sharon. Sharon Case is boring and her storyline is constantly repetitive and now also BORING!


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