Jess Walton

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    Sony Pictures Television

    EMMYS: Jess Walton on the Passing of Jeanne Cooper and What It Means for Katherine Chancellor

    EXCLUSIVE: On Sunday, June 16, shortly after the conclusion of the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards, Soap Opera Network caught up with Jess Walton (Jill Abbott, "The Young and the Restless"), who said, "She was so loved, and...

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    Sony Pictures Television

    What’s Next for ‘Y&R’s’ Esther? Portrayer Kate Linder Discusses!

    It’s been 31 years since “The Young and the Restless’” Kate Linder first donned a black and white outfit and debuted as Esther, the maid of Katherine Chancellor (Jeanne Cooper). And even though the character has had a number...

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    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

    HLN Announces Additional Emmy Presenters; Teases Special Surprise Guest!

    We're certainly hoping that the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards will feature tons of soap opera related content, but we don't want to forget about all of the other daytime programming set to shine during the big night!...

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    Sony Pictures Television

    TVGN Announces Special Programming To Prepare Viewers for Launch of ‘The Young and the Restless’

    In addition to the previously noted on air promo touting the launch of "The Young and the Restless'" same day airings on TVGN beginning Monday, July 1 at 7:00 PM ET/PT, the network has also announced special programming that...

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    Turner Broadcasting Systems

    Italian Opera Trio Il Volo To Perform Hit Song ‘Màs Que Amor’ During Daytime Emmy ‘In Memoriam’ Tribute

    Il Volo, the Italian Opera trio, have been confirmed to perform their hit song "Mas Que Amor" during the “In Memoriam” tribute of the "40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards," which will be introduced by “The Young and the...

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    Turner Broadcasting Systems

    Additional Emmy Presenters Announced: Erika Slezak, Nancy Lee Grahn, Kristen Alderson, Freddie Smith, Lindsey Morgan and More

    HLN, the host network of the annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy® Awards, has announced additional presenters for the awards telecast, now in its 40th year, presented live from The Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 16, 8-10...

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    Sony Pictures Television

    COMING SOON: Genoa City Will Say Goodbye to Katherine Chancellor

    With the passing of Jeanne Cooper, many wondered what would happen to the iconic character she portrayed for more than 39 years - that of Katherine Chancellor. In today's "Tribute to Jeanne Cooper," Jess Walton (Jill F

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    Turner Broadcasting Systems

    Betty White, Steve Harvey, Wayne Brady and More to Present at the Daytime Emmy Awards; In Memoriam Honors Jeanne Cooper

    With the 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards just a couple of weeks away, HLN has released a list of presenters slated to appear and hand over awards at the exciting award show ceremony. Betty White, Steve Harvey, Wayne...

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    Sony Pictures Television

    Jess Walton on the Passing of Jeanne Cooper: ‘Hers is the Presence I Will Never In My Life Forget’

    "Jeanne Cooper was one of a kind. No one who has ever known her would disagree with that statement. Her life force and energy were legendary. Many a time I marveled as she outlasted the rest of us on...

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    Sony Pictures Television

    Remembering Jeanne Cooper

    When Jeanne Cooper first stepped into “The Young and the Restless’” Genoa City as Katherine Chancellor back in 1973, soap opera history was made. Written by show creator William J. Bell specifically to convey controversial storylines that would boost...