About The Young and the Restless

Now in its 45th season on the CBS Television Network, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS has been the number one daytime drama for 28 years. It revolves around the rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis, Genoa City. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters mingle through the generations, dominated by the Newman, Abbott, Baldwin and Winters families. When THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS premiered in 1973, it revolutionized the daytime drama. It continues to set the standard with strong characters, socially conscious storylines, romance and sensuality.

Premiere: March 26, 1973 ­

Produced By: CPT Holdings, Inc.

CREATORS: William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell


SUPERVISING PRODUCERS: Tony Morina and John Fisher

PRODUCERS: Matthew J. Olsen and James Freeman

THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS is a Sony Pictures Television presentation in association with Bell Dramatic Serial Company and Corday Productions, Inc.