Y&R Interviews With Soap Stars Revealing Favorite Memories to Celebrate 11,000 Episodes
Looking back on stripping, identity reveals, fires and more.
Updated September 30:
Watch as Eileen Davidson (Ashley Abbott Newman), and Peter Bergman (Jack Abbott) discuss their favorite moments from “Y&R.”
Updated September 1:
Watch as Kristoff St. John (Neil Winters), Christel Khalil (Lily Ashby), Mishael Morgan (Hilary Hamilton), Bryton James (Devon Hamilton) and Daniel Goddard (Cane Ashby) remember some of their favorite moments from “Young and the Restless.” Find out why St. John felt the masquerade ball was one of the coolest things he’s been a part of as an actor by watching the video.
Sharon Case (Sharon McAvoy), Gina Tognoni (Phyllis Abbott) and Steve Burton (Dylan McAvoy) share their favorite memories in honor of the show’s 11,000 episode milestone. Tognoni jokes about being on the show for an entire month before having a single line due to her character’s storyline.
Updated August 30:
Many of the stars of “Young and the Restless” reflect on the upcoming 11,000 episode milestone, and thank creators Bill and Lee Bell and the fans in the latest video from the show.
Joshua Morrow (Nick Newman) and Amelia Heinle (Victoria Newman) take a look back at some of their favorite episodes of “Y&R.” Heinle notes that, “I love the relationship that she [Victoria] has with her family. I love the show’s family dynamics.”
Updated August 29:
Take a trip down memory lane with Camryn Grimes (Cassie Newman, Mariah Copeland), Hunter King (Summer Newman), Greg Rikaart (Kevin Fisher) and Elizabeth Hendrickson (Chloe Mitchell) as they reflect on their favorite “Young and the Restless” memories. King describes her favorite moment as, “Just another smooch in the coffee house, one for the books.”
Updated August 26:
Lauralee Bell (Christine Williams), Doug Davidson (Paul Williams), Tracey Bregman (Lauren Baldwin) and Christian LeBlanc (Michael Baldwin) are the latest stars to share their favorite memories from “Young and the Restless.” Picking a favorite moment out of 38 years is “almost impossible” as Davidson notes. However Bregman jokes, “My hair alone, that could be a storyline just there!”
Updated August 25:
In the latest “Young and the Restless” video celebrating 11,000 episodes, Jess Walton (Jill Abbott), Kate Linder (Esther Valentine) and Jason Thompson (Billy Abbott) reflect on their favorite moments. Walton looks back on the “most wonderful relationship” she had with the late Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor) and the hilarious scenes they shared.
Original story August 24:
As The Young and the Restless gets ready to celebrate 11,000 episodes on September 1, the actors are reflecting on the past and their favorite memories from the soap.
In this first video, Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki Newman) and Eric Braeden (Victor Newman) reflect back on the beginning of their characters and their favorite moments. Braeden remarks on a pivotal turning point for his and Scott’s characters, “Once I had done that scene, I walked off the stage, I knew that it would open up a Pandora’s Box for all kinds of emotional scenes.”
In the next video, Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman), Sean Carrigan (Dr. Ben “Stitch” Rayburn), Justin Hartley (Adam Newman), and Melissa Claire Egan (Chelsea Newman) discuss their favorite memories. On Adam and Chelsea, Egan notes, “They are great lovers, but they are great fighters! Chelsea has gone through a lot, but I’m confident that one day she will find her happy ending.”
Soaps.com will continue to share these special videos as YR counts down to its 11,000 episode.
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– Dustin Cushman