Flashback: Y&R's Second Decade (1983-1993)

Dapper Peter Bergman

Dapper Peter Bergman

Peter Bergman, looking handsome in a tux, took over the role of Jack Abbott in 1989.
Nikki in Danger

Nikki in Danger

Victor laid his life on the line rescuing Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott) from Rick Daros (Randy Holland).
Falling for the Gardener

Falling for the Gardener

Traci Abbott (Beth Maitland) fell for gardener Brad Carlton (Don Diamont) but others suspected he had an agenda.
Traci and Brad

Traci and Brad

Traci Abbott (Beth Maitland) strikes a pose with her gardener (Don Diamont).
Paul and Lauren

Paul and Lauren

Paul (Doug Davidson) and Lauren (Tracey Bregman) were married in 1984. Here they pose with Andy (Steven Ford, son of President Gerald Ford and Betty Ford) and Farren (Colleen Casey).
Double Trouble

Double Trouble

The late Jeanne Cooper in her dual roles of Katherine and Marge.
Tyrone and Amy

Tyrone and Amy

Phil Morris as Tyrone Jackson with Stephanie Williams as Amy Lewis.
An Amazing Villain

An Amazing Villain

Michael Corbett as the devious David Kimble.
Art Imitating Life

Art Imitating Life

Jeanne Cooper's facelift was written into the show.
Neil and Olivia

Neil and Olivia

Neil Winters and Olivia Barber (Kristoff St. John and Tonya Lee Williams).
Katherine's Love

Katherine's Love

Katherine Chancellor (Jeanne Cooper) and Rex Sterling (Quinn Redeker, who also co-wrote The Deerhunter).
An Unlikely Pair

An Unlikely Pair

Victor (Eric Braeden) met Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott) when she was working as a stripper.
A Mother and Son Reunited

A Mother and Son Reunited

Thanks to Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott), Victor (Eric Braeden) was reunited with his estranged mother, played by screen legend Dorothy McGuire.
Cricket’s Family

Cricket’s Family

Family portrait: Dr. Jim Grainger, Jessica Blair, Christine "Cricket" Blair, and Scott Grainger (John O’Hurley, Rebecca Street, Lauralee Bell and Peter Barton).
The Devilish Sheila

The Devilish Sheila

Sheila Carter (Kimberlin Brown) began her reign of terror on Y&R when she fell for Lauren's husband, Scott Grainger.
Cricket and Nina

Cricket and Nina

Cricket (Lauralee Bell) and her BFF Nina (Tricia Cast).
Traci, Lauren and Danny

Traci, Lauren and Danny

Traci (Beth Maitland) and Lauren (Tracey Bregman) competed for the attention of rocker Danny Romalotti (Michael Damian).
Cricket and Phillip

Cricket and Phillip

Cricket's (Lauralee Bell) first love was Phillip Chancellor III (Thom Bierdz).
Neil Winters

Neil Winters

Kristoff St. John as Neil Winters.