Connect with us

News

6

Y&R 45th Anniversary Celebration Video Interviews With The Cast!

Photo Credit: HutchinsPhoto.com

Last week, The Young and the Restless hit another milestone in their iconic history when they celebrated their 45th anniversary.

To mark the occasion, the series hosted an afternoon gathering at their soundstages at CBS Television City, where most of the cast was in attendance, as well as executives, and behind the scenes personnel.

Photo Credit: HutchinsPhoto.com

Michael Fairman shot some exclusive video interviews with the cast, along with talking with Y&R’s executive producer and head writer, Mal Young, for his You Tube channel, The Michael Fairman Channel.

First and foremost was getting the reactions from some of the cast who were part of the triple cliffhanger Friday leading into the anniversary week of episodes, and some of the returns that could impact the story.

Photo Credit: HutchinsPhoto.com

Fairman chatted with: Sharon Case (Sharon), Peter Bergman (Jack), Eric Braeden (Victor), Jason Thompson (Billy), Gina Tognoni (Phyllis), Marla Adams (Dina) and Beth Maitland (Traci), Camryn Grimes (Mariah), Kelly Kruger (Mac), David Lago (Raul) and Lauren Woodland (Brittany), Daniel Goddard (Cane), and Christian LeBlanc (Michael).

To check out all the interviews make sure to “subscribe” to The Michael Fairman Channel.

Now after the jump, check out some of the interviews, and then share your thoughts on the latest developments on Y&R and more in the comment section below!

Leave a comment | 6 Comments
Advertisement

6

avatar
4 Comment threads
2 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
5 Comment authors
Carlossu0000K/kayMoPatrick Recent comment authors
newest oldest
su0000
Guest
su0000

Firstly. I want to give a big hug out to Michael. His interviews are genius.. He asks the questions we want to hear the answers to. And– here, right her is my favorite soap hangout with Michael and his good stuff 🙂 And– the freedom he aloweles us.. OK- My favorite interview was with Mal.. I liked hearing his ideals and simply being introduced to Mal; the man behind the curtain. Y&R is on a roll to glory.. I am enjoying Y&R very much for the 1st time in a very long time. I’m looking forward to the next day… Read more »

Patrick
Guest
Patrick

(( I recall the year I slept through Y&R, no longer! thanks Mal .. Hi suOOOO. “I agree” Y&R far and away is beating GH butt. FRANKS YES – beat it having watched Y&R 45th. a whole weeks worth of work… ” I ” am smitten… taken… not quite but aware. Thad Luckinbill… as JT. WOAH… what a show. WITH Amelia Heinle… PLUS !!! Marla Adams. EVERY ABBOTT ADDS you have a show of show oh gosh… I’ve tried to pinpoint when I left.. and that never would be my ways and means… @Y&R after Sharon and Adam… came back… Read more »

su0000
Guest
su0000

Hi
Patrick ..
The year(s) I slept through Y&R were the years Jean and Shelly ..
The Queens of Snooze..
((then GH took them in and GH became snooze land and Shelly still has her sleeper hold on GH ..

0oohh remember the Music Box story bwahaa a year long and still no ending,, and that is but one of many..

Mo
Guest
Mo

Happy 45th!

K/kay
Guest
K/kay

Happy 45th I may be running fast with the pace but hey it is still with us still hope this Jack not being a Abbott is a twist not true after all!

Carlos
Guest
Carlos

I have been so excited and nervous these past 10 days, I was actually scared to watch the Y&R…..I subscribe to CBS All ACCESS …..MAL Young has brought the life back into the Y&R….who knew but the Brita know how to write story…..do not believe anything for the internet, and stay away from the soap spoilers..they are just garbage…..I love the 45th A. Shows, i have only seen one show…..though…..Peter Bergman deserves the Emmy for this year and for next year too…….he is on fire, who knew he could be so mean and funny at the same time……,I just love… Read more »

Guiding Light

Soap Alums: Helgenberger, Bonilla, and Ilonzeh Cast in New Drama Pilot ‘Getaway’

Three very familiar faces to daytime fans have their new potentially new nighttime gig!  E.J. Bonilla (Ex-Rafe, Guiding Light) has been added as as series regulars opposite Annie Ilonzeh (Ex-Maya, GH) along with former Ryan’s Hope favorite Marg Helgenberger (Ex-Siohan) to the NBC drama pilot, Getaway.

In Getaway, the loglines for the series read that the proposed seriescenters on a destination wedding at an isolated luxury resort that quickly descends into chaos after a group of dangerous criminals takes the island hostage. The small group of guests, led by a fearless female Army vet (Ilonzeh), will do everything they can to stay alive.

According to Deadline: Helgenberger will play Sen. Charlotte Pierce. As a senior Democratic senator from New York, Charlotte is used to calling the shots. She’s happy to see her son, Jack (played by Matt Long), settle down with his bride, Grace (Jasmine Mathew), but there are darker forces at play she has yet to fully understand. Charlotte will soon have to choose between her family and the political career for which she’s worked so hard.  Bonilla will play Rafi Salinas. Rafi claims to be a fisherman on the run with his friends from a gang of cartel members, but he’s hiding a dark secret that will put everyone at the resort in danger.

So, what do you think of the concept for this new drama pilot for NBC and the cast? Comment below.

Continue Reading

All My Children

Chrishell Stause and Her ‘Selling Sunset’ Boss Jason Oppenheim Make Relationship Instagram Official

There’s a new man in soap veteran and Selling Sunset star, Chrishell Stause’s life.  And it is … none other than her boss at the Oppenheim Group, a real estate company, in Los Angeles which is at the epicenter of the Netflix reality series.

Stause who is also a real estate agent at the firm, made her relationship with Jason Oppenheim Instagram official when she posted a pic of the two of them while the cast of Selling Sunset were in Italy.

Oppenheim told PEOPLE: “Chrishell and I became close friends and it has developed into an amazing relationship. I care about her deeply and we are very happy together.”

Previously Stause was married to This is Us star, Justin Hartley and following their divorce, was briefly dating Dancing with the Stars pro dancer, Keo Motsepe.

So, what do you think of the love connection between Chrishell and Jason? Comment below.

Continue Reading

News

‘Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman’ Remake Lands at TBS

Another soap opera gets a reboot, and as we previously reported this one is starring former Schitt’s Creek star, Emily Hampshire.

The remake is of the satirical, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman ,that developed quite the cult-following back in the 70’s and was a look into American media and consumer culture which starred Louise Lasser as Mary Hartman. In the original, Mary was a small-town Ohio housewife who reacted to the bizarre goings on all around her. The cast also included Greg Mullavey, Dody Goodman, Norman Alden and Mary Kay Place.

In the updated version of Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman, the loglines reveal it’s: “about a small-town woman who feels like a nobody in every aspect of her life until she suddenly becomes a ‘verified[ social media somebody after her nervous breakdown goes viral.”

According to Variety, “After being shopped by Sony Pictures TV to buyers this spring, the project has landed at TBS.”  That means that it will be in development for the cable outlet.

In addition, it was a welcome birthday present for its creator, the iconic Norman Lear who is celebrating his 99th birthday.

Hampshire not only will star as “Mary” but she will also serve as an executive producer and will co-write the script with Jacob Tierney (Letterkenny).

So, do you like the concept of the updated version of Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman? Did you watch the original version? Comment below.

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Video du Jour

GH’s Kelly Thiebaud (Britt) chats with Michael Fairman about Britt being on the run with Jason, their burgeoning romance, working with Steve Burton and her other co-star and Britt’s diagnosis of Huntington’s Disease. .Leave A Comment

The Michael Channel

Recent Comments

Advertisement

Power Performance

Don Diamont as Bill & Aaron D. Spears as Justin

The Bold and the Beautiful

Airdate: 7-14-2021

Advertisement

Popular