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Melissa Ordway
  • THIS SUMMER: They’re Young And Oh, So Restless! Get Ready to Dive Into Genoa City

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    CBS
    After taking home 9 Daytime Emmy Awards last weekend, including Outstanding Drama Series and Outstanding Drama Series Writing Team, CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is gearing up for one HOT summer of fun. In a newly released promo highlighting the debut of a new rooftop set, Dive Bar, several of the soap's hottest stars including Joshua Morrow (Nicholas Newman), Sharon Case (Sharon Newman), Camryn Grimes (Mariah), Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman), Daniel Goddard (Cane Ashby), Christel Khalil (Lily Winters Ashby), Hunter King (Summer Newman), Matthew Atkinson (Austin Travers), Kelli Goss (Courtney Sloan), Robert Adamson (Noah Newman), Sean Carrigan (Stitch Rayburn), Bryton James (Devon Hamilton), Mishael Morgan (Hillary Curtis) and daytime newcomer Burgess Jenkins (Billy Abbott), appear in their sexiest beachwear as they live it up in the beautiful skies of Genoa City this summer.
  • ‘Y&R’s’ Phyllis Summers: While You Were Sleeping… (Photos) + Gina Tognoni’s First Airdate Revealed!

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    George De Sota/JPI Studios
    After nearly a year in a coma, CBS' "The Young and the Restless" will once again say hello to Phyllis Summers when daytime veteran Gina Tognoni takes over the role beginning Monday, August 11, Soap Opera Network has learned exclusively. In our tribute to the character as she gets ready to wake up for the first time in the coming weeks, we take a look back at what Phyllis has missed while she was sleeping, including what former loves Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman) and Nicholas Newman (Joshua Morrow) have been up to since last seeing their favorite feisty redhead.
  • CENTER STAGE: ‘Y&R’s’ Melissa Ordway Dishes on the Explosive Drama Ahead for Abby and Tyler!

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    Howard Wise/JPI Studios
    Since Melissa Ordway joined “The Young and the Restless” as Abby Newman just over a year ago, she hasn’t had much exciting story to sink her teeth into — until now! The drama between Abby, Tyler (Redaric Williams) and Mariah (Camryn Grimes) is about to explode, and Soap Opera Network caught up with Ordway to get the juicy details!
  • Robert Scott Wilson’s ‘DAYS’ Debut Revealed

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    As previously reported, former "All My Children" star Robert Scott Wilson (ex-Pete Cortlandt) is joining the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives" as a recast Ben Rogers. The actor replaces Justin Gaston, who in real-life is married to “The Young and the Restless’” Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman). Gaston was let go after his 13-week contract cycle was not picked up.
  • ‘The Price is Right’ For Former ‘AMC’ Star Robert Scott Wilson; Actor Joins ‘DAYS’ Cast

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    Monty Brinton/CBS
    Rumors had been swirling all weekend and now Soap Opera Digest is reporting that former "All My Children" actor, and "The Price is Right" male model, Robert Scott Wilson (ex-Pete Cortlandt) has joined the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives" as a recast Ben Rogers. He replaces daytime newcomer Justin Gaston, who in real-life is married to "The Young and the Restless'" Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman).
  • UPDATE: Country Music Singer/Actor Justin Gaston Joins ‘Days of our Lives’ In Contract Role

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    Best known for his singing stints in "Nashville Star" and "If I Can Dream," country music singer and actor Justin Gaston has joined the cast of NBC's "Days of our Lives" in the contract role of Ben, who a casting call from last summer described as "early-to-mid 20s... midwestern or southern (very slight southern accent) country boy. He is utterly charming in his honest sincere approach to life and love. Ben can also sing and/or play the guitar, though it is not necessary." The actor began filming scenes in mid-October and will first air later this month.
  • PATH TO PERFECTION: ‘B&B’ and ‘Y&R’ Stars Set Spectacular New Year’s Resolutions!

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    Soap Opera Network
    We’re guessing you’re sad that Christmas is over. So are we! But don’t fret, because there’s one more gift to come: New Year’s resolutions from some of your favorite “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” stars! Several of the sister sudser’s actors let Soap Opera Network in on the ways they hope to achieve perfection (or at least near perfection) in the year to come. And guess what? They also spilled the deets on how their characters should tackle 2014, as well! Read on for the fun, and happy New Year from Soap Opera Network!
  • HOLIDAY SPECIAL: ‘Y&R’ and ‘B&B’ Stars Share Their Christmas Break Plans!

    'Twas the week before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring... except for all us! Soap Opera Network contacted soap actors with care, in hopes that responses soon would be there. Whether traveling, visiting family or just snuggling in bed, these "The Bold and the Beautiful" and "The Young and the Restless" actors' plans will dance in your head!
  • Cast and Crew of ‘Y&R’ Celebrates 25 Years At #1

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    CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is in a celebratory mood today as the soap is enjoying 25 consecutive years as daytime television's most watched drama series. As part of its continued success, the soap is also enjoying its best season average in total viewers since the 2011-2012 television season. To show their appreciation to fans for their support, cast and crew took the time to pose with a banner that states: "The Young and the Restless: #1 For 25 Years." To honor this feet, Soap Opera Network has gathered all the images published on social media for your one stop viewing pleasure.
  • ‘B&B’ and ‘Y&R’ Stars Continue to Visit ‘The Price Is Right’

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    Monty Brinton/CBS
    The flood of “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” stars visiting “The Price Is Right” as celebrity guest models continues this month, according to an official press release sent out by CBS. Keep your eyes peeled on the following dates: