Now that Billy Miller has played out his final scenes as “The Young and the Restless’” Billy Abbott (in a gripping finale in which both he and Michael Muhney’s Adam Newman careened off an icy road after a dramatic showdown regarding the hit and run death of Delia), former portrayer David Tom has stepped back into the role of Victoria’s (Amelia Heinle) hubby. Meanwhile, viewers were shocked to see Marco Dapper return as the very-much-alive Carmine Basco on Friday, January 31! So how did the returns of both actors rate?
On today’s episode of “The Young and the Restless,” Courtney Sloan’s (Kelli Goss) previously unseen text buddy revealed himself for the first time in Genoa City, or did he?
IT HAPPENED TODAY…
Rick and Maya met up for lunch on the rooftop terrace. Dayzee and Caroline were unknowingly adjacent to them. Caroline was being snobbish with a waiter and pondering what pics of her salad she should post online. Dayzee seemed irritated and expressed she had a million other things to do right now. Caroline said she was here to talk about Rick and “whatsherface.” She accused Dayzee of aiding and abetting the enemy by letting her stay at the cafe. Dayzee said she felt obligated. Just then, Caroline spotted Rick with Maya across the way. She was disgusted and started ragging on her clothes and jail past. She didn’t understand what Rick saw in her. Meanwhile, Rick and Maya were discussing their past experiences together. They agreed it was better he didn’t tell her he was a Forrester right off the bat, because she would’ve ran in the other direction. Dayzee and Caroline continued gabbing about Maya. Dayzee said she felt terrible for Maya and wanted to help her out, but she didn’t want her infiltrating her family.
IT HAPPENED TODAY…
It was the next morning and Katie told Donna she had no choice but to go and confront Bill and Brooke. She gave Donna instructions to watch the baby and left. Liam stopped by looking for Bill. They planned a private meeting at the house. Donna played clueless. Hope appeared and locked eyes with Liam. Apparently it was Hope’s morning with the baby this week so she and Donna agreed for her to take over. Donna left for work. Liam told Hope he could take care of Will but Hope wanted to stay. They sat Will on the floor with his toys and discussed babies and how much they change your life with all their needs. Hope encouraged Liam to be patient with Steffy through this whole process. Liam wondered if he was even cut out to be a father to anyone. Hope was sure he’d be a dream father. They played with the baby and continued chatting. Hope expressed that this was how she envisioned her life with Liam one day. Later, the baby was napping. Liam tried getting ahold of Bill again but with no luck. Hope and Liam talked about babies growing up. Liam wished he could go back to living the simplistic life of a baby. Hope said that you have to straighten up and start coloring in between the lines at some point. Liam apologized for being on one side of the line and Hope being on the other. “Me too,” Hope replied.
IT HAPPENED TODAY…
At Forrester, Rick and Eric observed some models wearing new lingerie designs. Aside from a few little details, Eric approved. Taylor, followed by Thomas arrived and Thomas hissed that the lingerie won’t do for the company what his ideas would have done. Rick disagreed. Taylor sided with her son and warned that Brooke would bring nothing but scandal. She argued that Bill being behind the launch, combined with Brooke being a press favorite, was toxic for the company. Rick welcomed tabloids and social media buzzing about Brooke and accused Taylor of being stuck in the dark ages. Taylor said it wasn’t wise to put all their eggs in one basket and that this would all amount to an invitation to disaster. Thomas of course agreed. Eric said he knew the line could bring consequences but he won’t change his mind. Rick was confident the line would be a huge hit and Eric will be lauded around the world. Taylor hoped Rick was right because if he wasn’t, not only would the company suffer, but lives will be ruined.
IT HAPPENED TODAY…
Brooke awoke after the car accident. She stumbled out of the car and searched for the other victim, who she soon discovered was Bill. Bill, clearly hurt, woke up in a stupor and tried to act like he was ok. Brooke was adamant about calling for help until she realized Bill had been drinking. She told him to move over and let her drive. She drove to her house. Outside, Bill apologized to her. Meanwhile, a police officer discovered Brooke’s totaled car, plus another set of car tracks on the road and contacted Lt. Baker. Baker said he’d take it from Read More >>
IT HAPPENED LAST WEEK…
Bill visited Brooke at Forrester and asked if she took his advice and talked to Eric the previous night. “I didn’t get that far because I saw Taylor in her lingerie in Eric’s bedroom!” Brooke replied. Bill thought it was funny and joked that Eric must be hitting the little blue pill hard. Read More >>
IT HAPPENED LAST WEEK…
Liam told Hope he was choosing Steffy over her. He anguished that the man she sees when she looks at him wouldn’t walk away from a child conceived in love.
Devastated, Hope ran away. Liam chased after her outside and told her that they should’ve been married, but some things can’t be undone. Hope reprimanded that while Steffy loves him, no one will ever love him the way she does. Liam kissed her and she left.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Felicia brought Anna some dinner and they talked about Duke, Luke, and Robert. Anna explained that things were different and didn’t know what it was. Felicia offered her support and hope for happiness no matter what. As Felicia was about to leave, Faison as Duke walked in. Anna smelled smoke as they were to kiss and she was shocked and he explained he started while being in prison. Faison also told her things change but their feelings don’t and that is what matters.
Before going to see Anna, Faison had a run in with Johnny on the docks. Johnny wanted to make it clear he was out of his family business and wanted to keep Haunted Star clean and to know his workers. Faison agreed and said they had a lot in common.
Blair and Starr had a phone conversation regarding her wedding to Tomas. She wanted to make sure Starr would be there and Starr said she would and wanted her happy. Blair said she was, but she has a wallpaper on her phone that is of her and Todd.
Port Charles said goodbye to Edward Quartermaine today. After the church service, the Quartermaine’s went to the mausoleum to lay him to rest. AJ, who wasn’t allowed to go to church because he is on house arrest, said a few touching words and promised that he would make Edward proud and then abruptly went back to the house.
At the mansion, Diane Miller, who Edward had draw up his will, read it to the family. Of course, there were interruptions by Tracy, bickering, but Alice got 5% of his shares in ELQ, Monica also received 5%. He left 50% cash to Habitat for Humanity and 50% to Public Broadcast Television. Edward also left shares of ELQ to all his grand children and great grandchildren. No one seemed to be left out, except Tracy. However, After the others went to have lunch, Diane gave her a box that Edwaed insisted she gave to her. It had a jar of pickle relish with her mother Lila’s picture on it. Tracy looked in disbelief. Is this a joke? Or is there a hidden meaning that Edward is trying to tell her. It should be interesting to find out.
At the Church, Sam, Danny, and Spinelli sat behind and talked about his situation with Maxie and Jason. Spinelli gave his opinion that Maybe Jason is not coming back after all. Sam lit a candle and promised Danny she was not ready to give up on Jason.