Amelia Heinle of "The Young & the Restless" (Photo: CBS)

Deep Soap: Daytime Emmy Hosts Announced; Are the Women of ‘Young & the Restless’ Leaning Out?

Daytime Emmys Hosts and Presenters Announced “The 40th Annual Daytime Emmys” are just nine days away. HLN has announced that the awards show will be hosted by “Good Morning America” weather man Sam Champion, and HLN personalities A.J. Hammer and Robin Meade. In other words, three people who mean nothing to the soap, talk and […]

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‘The Young & the Restless’ Star Jeanne Cooper Hospitalized

Jeanne Cooper, who plays Katherine Chancellor on “The Young & the Restless,” has been in the hospital since Friday night while she battles what has been described as an infection. Her son, “Psych” star Corbin Bernsen broke the news via Twitter, tweeting, “need some prayers for my mom tonight. Not doing great. I don’t believe […]

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Will Ex-‘Idol’ Strike a Chord With ‘Young & the Restless’ Viewers?

Today “American Idol’s” third season runner up Diana DeGarmo joins “The Young & the Restless” in the contract role of Angelina, a mobster’s daughter who dreams of being a singer. The character has been described as similar to the cast of “Jersey Shore,” with tacky clothes and an abrasive personality. DeGarmo told The Hollywood Reporter, […]

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Y&R’s Very Full Friday

Thirty Pounds of Plot in a Ten Pound Bag Is it just me, or did Friday’s episode of “The Young & the Restless” have a week’s worth of story crammed into one episode? In the space of 37 minutes of actual content, Malcolm (Darius McCrary) and Sophia (Julia Pace Mitchell) found Cane’s (Daniel Goddard) long-hidden […]

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Y&R Raises The Dead

The Joys of Retroactive Continuity Well, that was fast. In the first week of Genie Francis’s arrival on “The Young & the Restless,” we learned that her character, Genevieve, is working with her son Cane (Daniel Goddard), to bring down her ex-husband Colin (Tristan Rogers).  Yes, Cane is alive and well and impersonating his dead […]

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Genie Francis Debuts on ‘The Young & The Restless’

Genie Francis Is One of Many Awesome Aspects of Friday’s Y&R Friday, soap superstar Genie Francis debuted on “The Young & the Restless” as Australian mobster Colin’s (Daniel Goddard) seemingly evil ex-wife Genevieve. She predictably did not appear as more than a silhouette in a hat until the final thirty seconds of the episode, telling […]

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The Soap Paternity Test Conundrum

Do Me A Little Favor: Alter Some Paternity Test Results When “The Bold & the Beautiful’s” Tawny (Andrea Evans) needed to fake the results of a paternity test so that Liam, not Oliver, would appear to be the father of Amber’s baby, she easily found a willing lab tech on an online dating site.  (What […]

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