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    The Young and the Restless CAST - Jill Foster Abbott Fenmore

    Full detailed profile on Jill Foster Abbott Fenmore Played by Jess Walton on The Young and the Restless Daytime Soap Opera.

    Jess Walton (CBS)
    Jill Foster Abbott Fenmore

    Actor: Jess Walton

    Who played Jill Foster Abbott Fenmore over the years

    Jess Walton (1987 - present)
    Judith Chapman (used as a replacement when Walton was sick)
    Melinda Fee (1984)
    Deborah Adair (1980 - 1983)
    Bond Gideon (1980)
    Brenda Dickson (1973 - 1980, 1983 - 1987)

    Useful information on Jill Foster Abbott Fenmore

    * Was paid to keep company with Katherine Chancellor.
    * Had an affair with Katherine's husband Phillip.
    * Was arrested for shooting Victor Newman.
    * Paid Mamie Johnson one million dollars to leave town.
    * Fought with Jack Abbott over many of the dealings at Jabot.
    * Found out she was Katherine's biological daughter.
    * Found out that Philip wasn't actually her son, and found her real son, Cane Ashby.
    * Loved Ji Min Kim until he was murdered.
    * When running Chancellor Industries, she appointed Cane CEO of Jabot.
    * Found out she is going to be a grandmother by Esther's daughter, Kate/Chloe.
    * Lost all her money in the Caymans bank collapse.
    * Learned that Cane is not really her son, and that Phillip sent him when he faked his death.
    * Fell out with Katherine when it was revealed that they're not actually related.
    * Made amends with Katherine, was reinstated at Jabot, and offered shares in Chancellor Industries.
    * Was let go from Jabot when Tucker McCall, her former lover, took over Chancellor Industries.
    * Lost her adoptive mother, Liz Foster, who confessed on her deathbed that Jill is Neil Fenmore's daughter.
    * Sued Lauren for half of Fenmore assets.

    CURRENT & PAST OCCUPATION

    Current: Co-CEO of Fenmore, Co-CEO of Chancellor Industries
    Past:Co-CEO of Jabot
    Past: CEO of Chancellor Industries
    Past: CEO of Jabot Cosmetics and major stockholder, Executive of Jabot Cosmetics, Head of the Men's Line at Jabot, Management Trainee at Jabot, Manicurist at Derek's Salon, Paid companion to Katherine Chancellor, Manicurist at a salon that Katherine frequented

    JILL FOSTER ABBOTT FENMORE'S HISTORY

    In 1973, Jill Foster was a dreamer and worked in a salon as a manicurist with the hopes of living the high life. After meeting Katherine Chancellor, Jill took a job as Kay's companion. Although Jill and Kay were very close, Jill ended up having an affair with Katherine's husband Phillip. Feeling guilty, Jill accepted a marriage proposal from Kay's son Brock and the two married. However, Jill found out that she was pregnant with Phillip's child and ended her marriage with Brock before it was consummated.

    Philip was happy with Jill's news and asked Kay for a divorce. However, Jill and Phillip's love affair ended abruptly after a drunken Kay picked him up from the airport and lost control of the car causing Phillip's death. Jill gave birth to a son, Phillip, and so Jill and Kay's long rivalry begins´┐Ż For many years, Jill and Kay found themselves fighting over the same men, the Chancellor estate and constantly at each other's throats!

    Jill went on to marry wealthy John Abbott, who gave her a job at Jabot, then had an affair with his son Jack, causing John to file for divorce. Jill found out that she was pregnant, but never knew who the father was due to a miscarriage. Wanting to keep the family disgrace secret, John awarded Jill a hefty divorce settlement: One-fourth of Jabot, a seat on the board, and an executive job with a salary of $150,000 a year!

    Although Jill became a success at Jabot, her family life continued to dissipate. After her son Phillip married Nina Webster, against Jill's liking, he drove drunk and died in a car accident.

    Throughout the years, Jill jumped from affair to affair until she finally won her way back into John Abbott's heart and the two remarried and had a son, Billy. Although John wasn't keen on the idea of having another child at his age, he was granted custody of Billy after catching Jill engaged in an affair with Jed Sanders. John and Billy moved to New York and Jill was left to battle with Katherine once again.

    After finding that Phillip Chancellor wanted Jill to have his estate, Jill took Katherine to court and ended up winning half of the Chancellor estate. Although unbearable, the two lived under the same roof. When Billy returned home, to Jill's dismay, he fell in love with Katherine's granddaughter Mackenzie Browning. However, Jill got the shock of her life in 2003 when Katherine found out that Jill was her long lost daughter! Jill went on to find her father and even ended up forgiving Katherine for throwing her away as a child.

    One of the most amazing mother and daughter reunions in daytime history, just when Jill and Katherine had put their sordid pasts behind them, in January of 2007, Jill was faced with a confession from Katherine that would change her life forever! Through a series of disturbing nightmares, Katherine realized that she had switched Jill's son with another baby at birth, meaning that Jill's 'real' son was indeed alive!

    Jill has been reunited with her real son, Cane Ashby, and made peace with her mother over the matter. She is running Chancellor Industries, and still mourns the death of her lover, Ji Min Kim. She appointed Cane as CEO of Jabot, and had her other son, Billy, return to town.

    Jill's life was turned upside-down when Katherine was believed dead. When Kay finally turned up alive, it was revealed that they are not mother and daughter. While still reeling from that, Jill learned that Cane is not her son, but an impostor, and that Phillip had faked his death - sending Cane to GC to take his place! Jill lost her money in the Caymans bank collapse and wound up doing manicures for a living for a brief time. She made amends with Katherine, finally, and was offered a position back at Jabot, running things with Jack. When Kay decided to take Chancellor public, she offered Jill shares.

    When Cane's father, Colin Atkinson, came to town, he started wooing Jill almost immediately. She soon became smitten and accepted a proposal of marriage. When it was revealed that Colin was trying to steal Cane and Lily's twins, and that he was still married to Genevieve, Jill professed hatred for the man and called it all off. Colin managed to wiggle back into Jill's good graces after she made up with Cane (who had led everyone to believe he was dead), and he sealed the deal by divorcing Genevieve. Jill was fully back in love with Colin when she learned that he was plotting to kill Genevieve and Gloria, and that he didn't even care if Lily got caught in the crossfire. She seduced him and handcuffed him to the bed, before calling the police to come and get him.

    Jill dealt with the ordeal of Delia having leukemia and Billy going missing. She and Victoria traveled to Myanmar looking for him and believed he might be dead until Cane revealed that Billy was alive. She shared a happy reunion with her son when he came home at Thanksgiving.

    Jill went to Australia for a time to help Phillip, and returned at the behest of Tucker McCall, who was concerned about Katherine's plans to begin working full-time again running Chancellor. Jill convinced Katherine to let her run it with her, and started dating Tucker. She is pushing for a reconciliation between him and Katherine.

    PAST MARRIAGES

    Brock_Reynolds (not legal
    Phillip Chancellor II (not legal - deceased)
    Derek Thurston (not legal)
    Stuart Brooks (divorced - deceased)
    Rex Sterling (not legal)
    John_Abbott (divorced - first time - deceased)
    John_Abbott (divorced - second time - deceased)

    FLINGS & RELATIONSHIPS

    David Mallory
    Steven Williams
    Andy Richards
    Brad_Carlton
    Marc Mergeron
    Rex Sterling
    David Kimble
    Blade Bladeson
    Victor_Newman
    Jed Sanders
    Michael Crawford
    John_Silva
    Keith Dennison
    Sean Bridges
    Larry Warton
    Jack_Abbott
    Elliot Hampton
    Will_Bardwell
    Ji Min Kim
    Jeffrey Bardwell
    Tucker McCall
    Colin Atkinson

    RELATIVES

    Neil Fenmore (biological father)
    Lauren Fenmore (half-sister)
    William Foster (father by adoption)
    Elizabeth Foster (mother by adoption)
    Greg Foster (brother by adoption)
    William 'Snapper' Foster (brother by adoption)
    Phillip Chancellor IV (grandson)
    Jennifer Elizabeth Foster (niece by adoption)
    Pierre Charles Roulland (nephew by adoption)
    Bruce Henderson (uncle by adoption)
    Mark Henderson (cousin by adoption)
    Lorie Brooks (cousin by adoption)
    Cordelia Abbott (granddaughter)

    CHILDREN

    Billy Abbott
    Phillip Chancellor III (son with Phillip II - deceased)
    Miscarriage (with either Jack or John Abbott)

    PICTURES

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    RELATED DAILY UPDATES

    Thursday, August 28 2014: Y&R Recap: What Are You Up To?

    At Chancellor Park, Jill is upset the music box is gone. She thought she was done with it, but made a terrible mistake. Colin says it served it's purpose - they've got each other. Jill's grateful. Michael walks behind them on the phone making plans to meet someone and says Lauren doesn't suspect a thing. Jill curses.

    At the Club, Colin cautions Jill, but she spots Lauren and rushes over to tell her Michael is having an affair. Lauren argues, but Jill can't be dissuaded. Lauren wonders who the hell he'd be having an affair with. Just then, Avery appears with Dylan. "Where's Michael?" Dylan says Avery's been acting weird all morning. Jill gasps. "You're the one Michael's having the affair with!" Michael appears. Jill confronts him. Lauren tries to explain. Jill calls Avery a blonde succubus. Avery tells Michael they should come clean. Michael says they're partners - law partners. Jill apologizes and scoots off with Colin. The others sit. Dylan gets a call for help from Nick. Jill complains to Colin at the bar about becoming a woman who can't trust men. Nearby, Michael wonders if Lauren thought Jill might have been right. Lauren reassures him. Michael thinks the partnership with Avery will help their relationship. Michael leaves and Lauren walks over to Jill. "I could strangle you." Colin hustles off. Lauren complains to Jill that she made a tense situation worse. Jill says if they're not...you know...they've got a serious problem.

    At home, Colin reassures Jill that Lauren will get over it. Jill is disappointed in herself and vows to take Katherine's advice to trust and believe in love - she hopes whoever took the music box will do the same.

    Wednesday, August 27 2014: Y&R Recap: A Grand Old Time.

    At Chancellor Park, Murphy remarks that it's going to be a hell of a day. Jill wants to know about Murphy's instructions from the Great Beyond. His lips are sealed. Nina appears and asks Paul about getting shot. Nina tells Jill and Esther that Chance couldn't make it. Devon arrives with Hilary and Neil. Jill remarks on their quickie wedding. Neil tells Jill that's the pot calling the kettle black. She suggests he remove his sunglasses and look her in the eye. Neil announces that he can't see and gets irritable when everyone pities him. Jill asks Murphy to start. Victor says Nikki's not there. She appears. "Oh yes she is!" Murphy reads a letter from Katherine which asks them all to carry out a ritual inspired by a ceremony she undertook while doing her bucket list with Murphy. Murphy gets choked up. Michael continues reading. Katherine wants them all to write letters to her and then burn them. Paul writes about his marriage to Chris and thanks her for the journey that brought his son to him. Nikki confides in Katherine about her drinking and wishes she was there. Lauren talks about her affair and the new troubles with Michael. Colin knows Katherine's snarling at him for what he's done, but says he's doing it to protect his family - he loves them that much. Esther says things aren't the same without her. Murphy assures her he's living his life to the fullest as she asked and one day they'll dance together again. Nina tells Katherine she's over Paul and her writer's block is gone. Lily wants help for Neil. Cane talks about Devon, and Devon writes about Hilary. Neil writes that he's got his own angel on earth and has Hilary read it out. Devon hears and crumples his up. Kevin writes to Katherine about his imagination taking him to some scary places. Jack trusts Katherine and John are having a grand old time and saying goodbye to Phyllis. Victor knows Katherine wouldn't approve of his latest project but misses her and thinks of her every day. Everyone places their letters in the urn. Murphy notices Jill's is blank. She muses that Katherine had nothing had to say to her about the music box. Neil knocks the urn over. Jack steals Victor's letter but then feels bad and puts it in the urn. Murphy asks Nikki to do the honors. She manages to light a match and the letters burn. Murphy says Katherine thanks them for trusting her. Victor steps away to take a call from the doctor who is ready to start Phyllis' treatment - they'll know quickly if it works. Paul steadies Nikki. Murphy says Katherine wanted a party. He spins tunes and invites Esther to dance. Neil hollers at Devon to dance with Hilary. Victor returns to the party and Paul says Nikki seems shaky. She gets belligerent about them hovering over her and runs into the bushes where Stitch finds her and notes she seems off. Victor appears. Stitch suggests he take Nikki home. She snarks at him. Victor and Nikki leave. Nina reminds Paul that he ended it with her to be with Cricket, so they'd better work out. Kevin tells Lauren and Michael that Katherine would want him to strike out and fulfill his destiny. Cane challenges Colin about the sketchy guy. Jill saves Colin. She crabs about this ridiculous exercise today and her heart breaking. Colin reassures her and Jill finally realizes what the music box means. Neil asks Jack to describe Hilary dancing - she's gazing into Devon's eyes. Jack says she's radiant out there. Everyone is invited to the Chancellor Estate. Jill stays alone to tell Katherine she understands the hunt was the treasure - she and Colin found each other again and she's never been so happy in her life. She leaves the music box playing in the park. Someone takes it.


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