Y&R News, Scoops & Spoilers!
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Melissa Claire Egan (Chelsea), Vincent Irizarry (ex-David), Eva La Rue (Celeste), Eden Riegel (ex-Heather), Chrishell Stause (ex-Bethany), Steve Burton (ex-Dylan) and many other soap stars appeared in “ABC Daytime: Back on Broadway” which was streamed Thursday, Feb. 11. You can see it now on YouTube.
Congratulations to the show for winning a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Writing Team for a Drama Series, to Marla Adams (Dina) for winning a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Performance By a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, and to Cady McClain (ex-Kelly, who played Jennifer this past year on Days of Our Lives) for winning a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series!!
Peter Bergman (Jack) talks about Jack’s latest story of being all alone, reaching out to Phyllis, and growing as a person.
Jack is annoyed with himself this week for telling Phyllis that he still loves her. He’s alone at home when he falls asleep and has a dream that involves Sally, Dina, Tracy, Nick, Nikki and Victor. Sally tells him that it’s not her fault they fell apart. Tracy tells him to move on with his life. Nick yells at him for trying to get Phyllis away from him. Nikki is also angry at him and considering drinking again. After he wakes up, he phones Nick to meet him.
Amanda does something bold. Someone accuses Nick of betraying them. Ashland is cornered by Victoria. Tessa is taken aback by Mariah.
Ratings, week of 8/23: 2.39.
Janice Lynde reprises her role as Leslie Brooks (who first appeared in 1973) when she comes to Genoa City for a special event. She was previously seen in 2018.
A man named Gaines has been blackmailing Ashland. They meet up at Society, where Gaines demands that he receive $3 million by the end of the day (since Ashland is dying). Someone else deals with Gaines instead, which surprises Ashland.
9/20 Amanda and Devon decide something important. Chelsea is warned about Sally by Chloe. Sharon has to defend herself. 9/21 Mariah changes her mind. 9/23 Victoria receives some wisdom from Nikki. Phyllis and Nick have a serious talk about her feelings for Jack. Lily and Billy find some very surprising info.
The story about Mariah’s kidnapping and Ben being revealed as the culprit are this week’s Editor’s Choice storyline.
Leigh-Ann Rose (Imani) is featured in an interview.
Sharon Case (Sharon) answers questions in the the short, one-page “Take Five” article.
Mariah still has trouble letting go of “Bowie” as Abby bonds with her baby. She tries to act normal as the godmother. She lies when Tessa asks her how she’s feeling, the day of the christening. She tries hard to keep it together as she stands next to Devon, Abby and the baby. Mariah decides something and goes to tell Abby about it at the reception afterwards.
Courtney Hope (Sally) is briefly interviewed about Sally’s actions.
Jack tries to figure out where he is in life and what’s next. Victor supports Victoria and shows her that he does. Someone invites Amanda unexpectedly. Sharon has to stand up for herself against an attack.
Ratings, week of 8/16: 2.39.
Noah returns to town, played by Rory Gibson.
As previously mentioned, Summer (Hunter King) and Kyle (Kyle Abbott) will return for a brief visit.
Victoria is angry after running into Billy, who told her that he couldn’t find any records of Ashland’s past. Ashland reveals his shocking past to her.
9/13 Jack tries to retract what he said to Phyllis. Adam gets an ultimatum from Chelsea. 9/14 Billy is taken to task by Nikki. Jack is thrown by something Nick says. 9/15 Lily tries to make Billy see reason. 9/16 Adam has trouble with Connor, but Sharon helps him. 9/17 Ashley and Victor worry about Abby. Devon is surprised by Amanda. Mariah decides something that is very sad.
The show is given a Thumbs Down! for the way they handled Stitch’s return.
Eyal Podell (ex-Adrian) is featured in a “Where Are They Now?” interview.
Sean Carrigan (Stitch) talks about leaving the show.
Jack has trouble being in the Abbott mansion all alone. Jack reminisces about his good times with Phyllis and has some wine. Then she shows up because she figured he might be lonely. He confesses that he’d hoped that Sally would turn out to be more like her and also that he never fell out of love with her. She’s shocked and not sure how to respond.
Mariah and Devon have to get used to their new lives. Jack tries to make excuses to Phyllis about what he said when he was tipsy. Billy gets a serious warning from Nikki. Ashland is interrogated by Victor.
Ratings, week of 8/9: 2.34.
Lisa Canning (ex-Adrienne) plays Dr. Joyce Griffith on Y&R starting Monday 9/6 (she had played her last year for a few episodes as well).
Peter Porte (ex-Ricky) plays an ISA agent on “Days of Our Lives: Beyond Salem,” which airs this week on Peacock. Zach Tinker (ex-Fen) and Greg Rikaart (Kevin) also appears on the show as DOOL characters. Zach Tinker briefly talks about getting the role of Sonny, previously played by Freddie Smith.
8/27 was the last day for Ben AKA Stitch.
Melissa Claire Egan (Chelsea) and her husband, Matt, had their first baby, a boy named Caden, 8/21.
Mariah has trouble getting used to “normal” life after being kidnapped and held in isolation, and then having the baby. Her friends try to help her, to no available. Sharon gets her to open up. Mariah misses the baby, to whom she’s formed a deep attachment.
9/6 Sally and Adam decide to reboot their relationship. Nick is asked by Victor to obstruct Billy’s investigation. 9/7 Adam’s true rationale for what he’s been doing is brought to light by Rey. Abby hopes to hear from Chance. 9/8 Nate gets an invitation that he didn’t expect, from Ashland. Lily notices that Devon has changed. Victor doesn’t approve of decisions by Adam. 9/9 Sally’s motives are questioned by Victor. 9/10 Ashland gets a message from someone that isn’t good news. Sharon asks Adam if he’s still going to have a future with Chelsea. Nikki gets conflicting messages from Victoria.
Fall spoilers: Nikki and Victor support Ashland and Victoria’s marriage, but Victor keeps looking into Ashland’s past. Nick and Billy do the same, for different reasons. Phyllis will help Nick. Lily is worried about Billy’s focus on his ex-wife. More questions than answers will appear about Ashland. Victoria starts to suspect that she may not know everything about him. … Jack leans on Lauren and Phyllis as he deals with being alone in the big old house. He examines his own past and gets some help from those he loves. His feelings for Phyllis will effect her and Nick. …Kyle and Summer return later to visit their families. … As Abby starts to be a mom, her family helps and supports her. When she gets shocking news, her world falls apart. As Devon figures out how he will be involved with baby Dominic. Mariah has trouble being separated from “Bowie.” She proposes something to Tessa that could change their lives. Sharon tries to help Mariah with her counseling skills, with help from Rey. He assures them that Mariah will be safe. …Amanda wants to make Sutton pay for what he did to her father, but he won’t go down easily. … Nate and Elena try to balance their busy professional lives with their personal one. … Despite Chloe warning Sally, she decides to go after Adam. Victor wants Adam to focus on Newman Media and taking down ChanceComm. Adam also has to decide how to keep his connections to Sharon and Chelsea. Chelsea keeps watch on Adam from afar. Sally finds herself intrigued by Adam and how he can help her.
Soap actors look back on their school days, including Jacob Aaron Gaines (Moses), Amelia Heinle (Victoria) and Bryton James (Devon).
When Newman Media has a big launch party at The Grand Phoenix, everyone is shocked when Sally walks in on Adam’s arm. Adam thanks Phyllis for hosting their party. Phyllis tries to be civil. Sally is disappointed that Victoria isn’t there because she’d hoped to design her wedding dress. Nikki comments to Sally that no one wants her there. Phyllis finally loses it and dumps a bucket of ice over Sally’s head.
Lauren and Jack have a chat, where he confides in her. Billy goes too far and alienates Victoria. Someone requests something of Nate that he didn’t expect. Adam is warned about Sally by Victor.
Ratings, week of 8/2: 2.41
Nick considers what Sally says about Jack and Phyllis spending so much time together. Both Nick and Phyllis know that Sally is just causing trouble, but there are lingering doubts.
8/30 Mariah is anxious to reunited with Tessa. When Abby has a crisis, Victor helps her. 8/31 Victoria and Lily find that they’re equally matched. Elena considers doing something different with her life. Victor is dubious about what Billy is up to. 9/1 Nick makes his case to Victoria. 9/2 Devon and Amanda trade secrets. Someone catches Billy in the act. 9/3 Something from Mariah’s past haunts her. Adam and Victor tell everyone about their plans for Newman Media.
Courtney Hope (Sally) is chosen as Performer of the Week.
Hunter King (Summer) and Michael Mealor (Kyle) talk about why they’re leaving the show. They will be soon on the show once again, but it sounds like it’s goodbye for good after that. They hint that it has to do with contract negotiations.
Kimberlin Brown (Sheila) is featured in an interview.
Soap stars show their vacation photos, including Jordi Vilasuso (Rey).
Hunter King (Summer) is in the “Take Five” short interview.