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Y&R's Doug Davidson Tweets Special Placard in Honor Of Jeanne Cooper On Her Dressing Room Door!

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2013 Daytime Emmy winner for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series, Doug Davidson (Paul) of The Young and the Restless had a very special and enduring friendship with the late Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor).

Davidson took to his Twitter account recently to share with his followers and fans of Y&R, the special placard that now appears on Jeanne Cooper’s dressing room door at CBS!

Cooper, the soap icon and most beloved character in the history of Y&R, passed away on May 8th.  The series is currently crafting the story to deal with Katherine Chancellor’s death and how it will resonate with the citizens in Genoa City.

The special placard now at the soundstages of Y&R and CBS reads: “Jeanne Cooper Dressing Room … The Door Was Always Open” 

Let us know what you think of the special placard honoring Jeanne at her dressing room? Are you missing her as Mrs. C?  Share your thoughts!

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ricardo

Jeanne cooper we all miss you very much. no mrs c anymore. honestly i haven’t watched young and the restless in about 2 weeks. Something is missing all right. no katherine chancellor anymore. I’m sad but jeanne is with the angels. Rip my dear jeanne.

jimh
jimh

Its just not the same without her…she is missed!

ricardo
ricardo

i agree with you jim. jeanne cooper is very missed. we all love her very much.

jimh
jimh

GH without Edward and Lila, DOOLS without Tom and Alice, AMC without Phoebe, and now Y&R waithout Katherine. These shows never feel the same once they loose their patriarchs and matriarchs…a huge void difficult to fill. There are others to take their place but you can still tell something is missing but in the end we and the show must go on.

Mo
Mo

It’s hanging on her dressing room door? Is the DR being used? Confused as to why it says, “Do not enter.”

That’s very nice. She is obviously greatly missed by her castmates.

Blake
Blake

I was wondering the same thing lol.

k/kay
k/kay

Very sweet would expect nothing less from DD!

Derrick
Derrick

DITTO!

Sandy
Sandy

I sure do miss her as she was ; a force to be reckoned with. I remember what an impact she made to the show when they aired her face lift on Y&R. Such a remarkable actress and I bet she was a friend to many of the soap world. I am proud to have watched a legend being born throughout her years on t.v. Rest now, dear one.

Lorraine
Lorraine

I am so thrilled that you have won! I was listening to a radio broadcast a few weeks back and so enjoyed your conversations and stories that you shared with us. You were hoping that this was your year and you finally got your wish. So proud of you Doug!
Although I never met Jeanne, I feel she is part of my family. I’m sure the tragedy was and still is so very profound and heartfelt to this day.
Thank you for sharing the photo of her dressing room. Another tear drop falls.

su0000
su0000

I truly miss the great Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor).

We can still her on Youtube, she will forever be in past years/episodes..

lisa
lisa

Almost 2 months have passed – and it still doesn’t seem real that Jeanne Cooper is gone.
I haven’t watched since her memorial aired – but then I’ve been away on vacation for several weeks.
Jeanne Cooper will be forever missed – I hope the writers give Katherine Chancellor a really great send off and the characters closest to her feel the repercussions of her loss for some time to come.

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This week, The Young and the Restless celebrated 30 years as the number-one rated daytime soap opera.  That is a streak of 1,560 weeks in the top spot.

Angelica McDaniel, executive vp daytime programs and syndicated program development at CBS, spoke to the Hollywood Reporter on what has made this remarkable run; attributing it to strong storytelling and a cast that includes several beloved veterans who have been around the entire time.

The executive noted that while other soaps over the years have fallen by the wayside, and even though we are down to only four surviving network soap operas, that Y&R will be around with no end in sight.

McDaniel stated, “We have this award-winning, ratings-generating, money-making show, and it really adds value to CBS. We expect it be a part of our lineup in the future.”

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She also added, “The Young and the Restless has some of the best actors in the industry — not in soaps, not in daytime, but in television. We have iconic, legacy characters that have been on our show for decades. Melody Thomas Scott will be celebrating her 40th year on the show in February. Peter Bergman just reached his 30th anniversary in November. Eric Braeden started in 1980. We just have an incredible arsenal of actors who are so talented and play these characters so well that you don’t even realize they’re characters. They become people who are part of your life, part of your daily existence.”

As for the continual investment and ways the audience watches the show on various platforms, McDaniel expresed: “The great thing about daytime television is we have loyal, passionate viewers, and they really like to tune in day and date. They want to stick with their stories and see what’s happening today. … Having said that, The Young and the Restless is also one of the top streamed shows on CBS.com. As trends evolve, we are where our viewers are, and we’re making shows readily accessible so they can get their fix and follow their stories.”

So, what do you think about Y&R? Will it remain if and when all other soaps have come to theirconclusion? Do you think it will continue on for years to come, given its position at number #1? Comment below!

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Jacob Young Offers Up Thoughts On Rick and Maya’s Split On The Bold and the Beautiful

As fans of CBS Daytime’s The Bold and the Beautiful know, Daytime Emmy-winner Jacob Young (Rick Forrester) has been off the canvas for some time, and the actor had gone on recurring status with the series.

Young has been busy with other projects involving acting roles, his You Tube show, and music career, but certainly is open to a return to the soap opera.

But after the cover of this week’s Soap Opera Digest hit newsstands; which indicates that Rick and Maya have split with the return on-air of Karla Mosley (Maya) (who had been off the show for maternity leave), it clearly looks like the show is moving in a different direction.

Jacob took to Twitter to offer up his feelings on the matter tweeting: “I for one am incredibly sad and disappointed. Rick and Maya have split. (Love that would never die) I loved working with Karla Mosley.  it has been the highlight of my 21 year career in daytime. TRUST ME when I say your opinion matters.”

Since that posting, fans of the couple known as #Raya, have been voicing their thoughts and sharing photos of the on-screen duo.  Young responded to one in particular saying, “Who remembers this? Gosh, I miss Maya.”  In it,the posting read: “This is heartbreaking, Raya was the only example of what true love looks like on that soap!”

Previously, B&B has told the emotional and socially-relevant love story of a transgender woman falling in love with one of the men of the wealthy and renowned Forrester family.

So, what do you think of Jacob’s comments?  Do you want Rick back on the canvas?  What should then happen next for Maya with no Rick?  Share your thoughts via the comment section below.

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‘Downton Abbey’ The Movie Releases Its First Trailer

Now here’s a huge teaser that will get you wanting to see more!  Those of us who loved the British period soap opera, Downton Abbey, which came to a conclusion after its sixth season on PBS here in the United States, will finally get their wish when the film version hits in 2019.

As previously reported, the series executive producer Gareth Naeme said about the film,  “We aim to deliver everything that one would hope for as Downton comes to the big screen.”

Look for the film to land in movie theatres on Friday, September 20th, 2019, with it debuting internationally the week prior on Friday, September 13th.

Most of the cast is intact including: Hugh Bonneville, Laura Carmichael, Jim Carter, Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Kevin Doyle, Joanne Froggatt, Matthew Goode, Harry Hadden-Paton, David Haig, Geraldine James, Robert James-Collier, Simon Jones, Allen Leech, Phyllis Logan, Elizabeth McGovern, Sophie McShera, Tuppence Middleton, Stephen Campbell Moore, Lesley Nicol, Kate Phillips, Maggie Smith, Imelda Staunton and Penelope Wilton.

Julian Fellowes once again writes the script for the film for the characters he created for the TV series.

Now check out the first trailer below, when just hearing that memorable opening theme song, it brought us back to the drama and the romance of Downton Abbey.

Let us know if you are thrilled to know that the movie is set for release …. and if you are looking forward to seeing what happens to the Crawleys and others in the next chapter of their story when the movie comes your way via the comment section below.

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