Set in Genoa City, Wisconsin, The Young And The Restless is the thirty-year-old soap that centres on the saga between two wealthy families (the Newmans and the Abbotts) in the cosmetics industry. Head of the Newman clan is Victor Newman, the arrogant, cavorting billionaire and his wife Nikki; and running the Abbott show is Jack Abbott.
Series Fun Facts
- First ever episode of the show - and all other daytime soap operas - that is a tribute to a single actor or actress.
- Former cast-members Michael Damian and Eileen Davidson were supposed to appear but had to opt out due to scheduling conflicts.
- Heather Tom makes her first appearance since departing the show in 2003. She now stars on sister-show The Bold and the Beautiful.