There is one genre of shows that has more deaths, affairs, drama, and plot twists than any other on the planet – soap operas. The mystery that surrounds the storylines can have us on the edge of our seats for weeks as the character’s deepest and darkest secrets are revealed. Just what have they been up to in their past?
Although there have been many soaps over the years, there is one that has stood the test of time, The Young and the Restless. The show first emerged in 1973 and hasn’t left our screens since. Y&R follows the folk living in the fictional Genoa City who have all had their fair share of drama over the years.
The show first started out following the Brooks and the Fosters. However, there is now a huge cast list that has created a whole host of intricate storylines over the years. Perhaps you have been watching the show since the very beginning? Or maybe you have only recently joined the fanbase as you learn all the characters of the series?
Now, it’s time to look back at some of the most loved women that have appeared on the show over the years. Did they manage to break away from the world of soaps, or has Genoa City had them hooked since day one? After all, 45 years is a long time.