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 / ... (2,677 episodes, 1978-2016)
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 Victor Newman / ... (2,478 episodes, 1980-2016)
Joshua Morrow ...
 Nicholas Newman / ... (2,232 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Jack Abbott / ... (2,200 episodes, 1989-2016)
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 Esther Valentine / ... (2,059 episodes, 1973-2016)
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 Sharon Newman / ... (2,049 episodes, 1994-2016)
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 Nikki Newman / ... (2,000 episodes, 1981-2016)
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 Michael Baldwin / ... (1,693 episodes, 1991-2016)
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 Phyllis Summers Newman / ... (1,547 episodes, 1994-2015)
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 Neil Winters / ... (1,491 episodes, 1991-2016)
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 Ashley Abbott / ... (1,336 episodes, 1984-2016)
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 Victoria Newman / ... (1,317 episodes, 2005-2016)
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 Jill Foster Abbott / ... (1,296 episodes, 1988-2016)
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 Kevin Fisher / ... (1,278 episodes, 2003-2016)
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 Katherine Chancellor / ... (1,190 episodes, 1973-2015)
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 Brad Carlton (1,082 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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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

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

Quotes

Brittany: That's better. So what are you doin' here?
Bobby: Come on, I need an excuse? I came down to see your gorgeous face. It's been, like, 12 hours.
Brittany: You're so sweet.
Bobby: Your roommates home?
Brittany: No, Mac's at school, and J.T.'s off rediscovering his manhood.
Bobby: He's doing what?
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Referenced in Full House: Radio Days (1992) See more »

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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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