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The Young and the Restless 

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Set in Genoa City, this 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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293 wins & 710 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Doug Davidson ...  Paul Williams / ... 3,432 episodes, 1976-2020
Eric Braeden ...  Victor Newman / ... 3,260 episodes, 1980-2020
Peter Bergman ...  Jack Abbott / ... 3,017 episodes, 1989-2020
Joshua Morrow ...  Nicholas Newman / ... 2,964 episodes, 1994-2020
Sharon Case ...  Sharon Collins / ... 2,692 episodes, 1994-2020
Melody Thomas Scott ...  Nikki Reed Newman / ... 2,685 episodes, 1979-2020
Kate Linder ...  Esther Valentine / ... 2,339 episodes, 1973-2020
Christian Jules Le Blanc ...  Michael Baldwin / ... 2,099 episodes, 1991-2020
Amelia Heinle ...  Victoria Newman / ... 1,984 episodes, 2005-2020
Kristoff St. John ...  Neil Winters / ... 1,798 episodes, 1991-2020
Michelle Stafford ...  Phyllis Summers / ... 1,720 episodes, 1994-2020
Eileen Davidson ...  Ashley Abbott / ... 1,695 episodes, 1984-2020
Jess Walton ...  Jill Foster Abbott / ... 1,601 episodes, 1987-2020
Greg Rikaart ...  Kevin Fisher 1,489 episodes, 2003-2020
Tracey E. Bregman ...  Lauren Fenmore Baldwin / ... 1,438 episodes, 1984-2020
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Set in Genoa City, Wisconsin, this is the forty-five-year-old soap opera that centers 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 centered on the competition between the two companies: Victor's Newman Enterprises and the Abbotts' Jabot. Written by scott

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Trivia

Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop Cal Ripken is one of the show's biggest fans. See more »

Quotes

John "Jack" Abbott, Jr. #2: [to Victor] You want a chair? Have a seat on me.
[throws Victor's chair out of the window]
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Connections

Referenced in Entourage: The Young and the Stoned (2007) See more »

Soundtracks

Nadia's Theme
Composed by Barry De Vorzon and Perry Botkin Jr.
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User Reviews

very good
22 January 2002 | by mattkratzSee all my reviews

This is one of those soaps that keeps you hooked. (It's the only one I watch, though.) The writing, performances, and storylines are all crisp and first rate. Eric Braeden is perfect as Victor Newman, and the rest of the cast does well too. It keeps you hooked by developing new ones just as others are beginning to wind down, and most of them are intertwined, as the new ones are frequently related to the old ones.

My favorite couples in the show are Nick/Sharon and Billy/Mac. I think they are great together. Other characters such as Michael Baldwin, Christine Blair, and Paul Williams make for a good mix.

All in all, a good soap whose writers know how to keep you hooked.


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Country:

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Release Date:

26 March 1973 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(1973-1980) | (1980-)

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Dolby Digital (2002-)| Mono (1973-1987)| Stereo (1987-2001)

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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