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Melody Thomas Scott
  • THIS WEEK: The ‘Y&R’ Bombshell That Will Change Their Lives Forever

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    CBS
    After getting shot on last week's "The Young and the Restless," Paul Williams (Doug Davidson) needs a liver transplant and the only person who might be able to save his life is Dylan McAvoy (Steve Burton), but how is that possible? Well in a twist that's about to rock Genoa City, it looks like Dylan might actually be Paul's son with Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott) and not Ian Ward's (Ray Wise). READ MORE
  • David Tom OUT! Burgess Jenkins IN! The Shocking Recasting of Billy Abbott on ‘Y&R’

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    Richard McLaren/Lifetime
    Just as the long memorial day holiday weekend was getting ready to begin word broke that "The Young and the Restless" was recasting the role of Billy Abbott. According to Daytime Confidential, "Y&R" has decided to go in a different direction with the character and has let David Tom go. He is being replaced by actor Burgess Jenkins. READ MORE
  • TONIGHT OnTV: CBS’ ‘The Crazy Ones’ Ends Season with a Bang; Features ‘Y&R’s’ Melody Thomas Scott

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    Richard Cartwright/Fox
    As we previously reported, “The Young and the Restless’” Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki Newman) is guest-starring on tonight’s episode of CBS’ hit sitcom, “The Crazy Ones.” The actress will be playing boozy librarian named Flora who enlists the help of Simon (Robin Williams) and his team to help her save her library. READ MORE
  • FIRST LOOK: ‘Y&R’s’ Melody Thomas Scott In ‘The Crazy Ones’

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    Bauer Griffin
    “The Young and the Restless’” Melody Thomas Scott just celebrated her 35th anniversary playing Nikki Newman, and what better way to kick off her 36th year than with a stellar guest-gig playing a character who has a boozy past that dang near rivals her Genoa City alter ego’s? As we previously reported, the actress is doing just that: She's headed to CBS’s sitcom “The Crazy Ones” later this month, and guess what? Soap Opera Network is bringing you the first look at Scott in her exciting primetime role! READ MORE
  • Melody Thomas Scott Says Tabloid Story Claiming She Called Susan Lucci to Slam ‘Y&R’s’ EP Is ‘Utterly Ridiculous!’

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    Kevin Winter/Getty Images
    Melody Thomas Scott’s name has been making the rounds for a variety of things lately, but there’s one story in particular that the portrayer of the “The Young and the Restless’” Nikki Newman wants to set straight: The April 7 edition Globe article that claims she called Susan Lucci (ex-Erica Kane, “All My Children”) to trash talk the sudser’s executive producer, Jill Farren Phelps! READ MORE
  • Is ‘B&B’ Looking to Woo Melody Thomas Scott Away From ‘Y&R?’

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    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
    Now that “General Hospital’s” Sean Kanan (ex-A.J. Quartermaine) is headed back to "The Bold and the Beautiful” to reprise his role as sleazy con-man Deacon Sharpe, “The Young and the Restless” fans are wondering if the character will be swinging by Genoa City to visit his former lover, Nikki (Melody Thomas Scott). And while that may be an eventuality, “B&B’s” headwriter, Bradley P. Bell, admits that instead of loaning out Deacon to "Y&R," he’d rather steal Nikki for his own sudser! READ MORE
  • ‘CBS Sunday Morning’ Correspondent Mo Rocca to Appear on April 30 Episode of ‘Y&R’

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    @MelodyThomasSco/Twitter
    On Friday, March 28, "CBS Sunday Morning" correspondent Mo Rocca was on hand to film scenes alongside "The Young and the Restless" actresses Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki Newman) and Amelia Heinle (Victor Newman) for an upcoming appearance on daytime TV's top rated drama series. News of Rocca's appearance came to light when the correspondent tweeted a picture of himself with the ladies while noting he'll be portraying the role of Milton the accountant in scenes scheduled to air on Wednesday, April 30, per a tweet by Scott. READ MORE
  • Happy Birthday, ‘Y&R!’

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    “The Young and the Restless” is set to turn 41 years old on Wednesday, March 26, and the sudser is celebrating its birthday in style: With a crossover storyline involving “The Price Is Right” and its host, Drew Carey! READ MORE
  • ON THE SET: Melody Thomas Scott Celebrates 35 Years at ‘Y&R’

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    Jeremy Fraser/LA Exposures
    Cast, crew, executives, and reporters gathered on the set of “The Young and the Restless” last week to celebrate Melody Thomas Scott’s 35th anniversary playing the legendary Nikki Reed. Her closest co-stars gave heartfelt words of congratulations to the actress, followed by an incredibly emotional speech from Scott herself. But don’t fret about not being able to take part in the special event: Soap Opera Network was there to capture every moment! READ MORE
  • InSESSION: Seattle Seahawk’s Michael Robinson Talks ‘Y&R’ Deets!

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    David Livingston/Getty Images
    Being on the winning team during this year’s Super Bowl was a dream come true for Seattle Seahawk’s fullback Michael Robinson, but the true touchdown for the Virginia native was being asked to film a scene for CBS’s “The Young and the Restless” — a soap opera he recently admitted is his guilty viewing pleasure! Soap Opera Network took part in a call with the sports star where he discussed his love of the show, how the gig came about and a very interesting conversation had had with legend Eric Braeden (Victor Newman). Read on for the detailed play-by-play! READ MORE