‚ÄčThe Young And The Restless Celebrates 45 Years With Big Returns And Shocking Twists

Even after 45 years, things are only just heating up on Y&R.
Posted on Mar 19, 2018 | 05:35pm
Starting on Monday, Mar. 26, The Young and the Restless—television's most-watched daytime drama for the past 29 years—is treating viewers to a week of epic episodes full of high-stakes drama, romance, and compelling character returns.

STREAM: Full Episodes Of The Young And The Restless On CBS All Access

From Mar. 26–30, viewers can expect a number of buzzworthy developments in service to the milestone 45th anniversary of Y&R's debut back on Mar. 26, 1973. 

Some of these big happenings include: 

- The long-running feud between Victor Newman (Eric Braeden) and Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman) reaches its breaking point, irrevocably changing the lives of both men.

- Ashley Abbott (Eileen Davidson) and her daughter, Abby (Melissa Ordway), uncover a shocking secret.

- The relationship between Victoria Newman (Amelia Heinle) and J.T. Hellstrom (Thad Luckinbill) takes a dramatic turn.

- Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott) finds her loyalty tested like never before.

- Nick Newman (Joshua Morrow) and Sharon Newman (Sharon Case) confront their heated past.

- The return of several familiar faces shakes things up in Genoa City.

Among the beloved characters returning to Y&R will be Lorie Brooks (Jaime Lyn Bauer) and Leslie Brooks (Janice Lynde), members of Genoa City's first family, the Brooks; Julia Newman Martin (Meg Bennett); Mackenzie Browning Hellstrom (Kelly Kruger); Raul Guittierez (David Scott Lago); and Brittany Hodges (Lauren Woodland).  

"The Young and the Restless will celebrate its 45th anniversary by proudly looking back at the rich history of the show while propelling our characters into exciting new stories," said Executive Producer and head writer Mal Young. "Viewers will be treated to a week-long, can't-miss-a-minute celebration as storylines take unexpected turns and we welcome faces from the past." 

Watch all-new episodes of The Young and the Restless Weekdays on CBS and CBS All Access.