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Michael Muhney
  • Details on ‘Y&R’s’ Major Casting Shakeup!

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    With many casting changes in place and new faces set to arrive in Genoa City, the next few weeks on “The Young and the Restless” may be a bit of a flurry. But no worries, because Soap Opera Network has got all the upcoming casting deets right here in one handy-dandy reference place!
  • ‘Y&R’s’ Billy Abbott Switcheroo: David Tom Reveals He Had to Audition To Get Role Back!

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    Bjoern Kommerell Photography
    In an exclusive interview with TV Guide's Michael Logan, "The Young and the Restless'" David Tom reveals that he had to audition for the role of Billy Abbott when the series was looking to recast the character when contract talks between current portrayer Billy Miller and Sony Pictures Television proved to be unsuccessful. This was despite the fact that Tom garnered two Daytime Emmy Award nominations in the category of Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series in 2000 and 2001 (he won in 2000) for his portrayal of the character.
  • Nina Tassler, President, CBS Entertainment on Michael Muhney Firing: ‘Sony [Pictures Television] Came To Us and Said, ‘We Want to Make a Change”

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    Matt Hoyle/CBS
    According to TV Guide Canada's Greg David, Nina Tassler, President, CBS Entertainment, was asked by reporters today during the 2014 Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour to comment on the allegations surrounding the firing of Michael Muhney as Adam Newman on the network's "The Young and the Restless."
  • Has Ousted ‘Y&R’ Star Michael Muhney Been Silenced By CBS and Sony?

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    Monty Brinton/CBS
    While it seems that the entire world has been abuzz over the recent news that “The Young and the Restless’” Michael Muhney (ex-Adam Newman) was reportedly fired for sexual misconduct, there’s been one person who’s been unusually quite as of late: Muhney himself. And now Radar Online is reporting that there’s a very specific reason why the once vocal star is keeping mum!
  • Y&R PROMO: Billy Closing In On Adam? Summer’s Path to Perfection Could Lead to Her Death

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    CBS
    CBS' "The Young and the Restless" is already bringing it, if ratings are anything to go by, but next week the soap will be kicking things into high gear with Summer's (Hunter King) desire to be perfect turning into a deadly situation and Billy (Billy Miller) getting ever closer to learning the truth about Adam's (Michael Muhney) possible role in the death of his daughter.
  • Kristoff St. John Asks Michael Muhney To Set The Record Straight

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    Robert Voets/CBS
    One week ago today, TMZ reported that Michael Muhney was fired from CBS' "The Young and the Restless" last month following allegations that he groped the breasts of one of his co-stars. Since then, several actors from the daytime drama series have spoken out on social media in support of Hunter King (Summer Newman), the alleged victim of the groping. Two actors from the series (Eric Braeden and Jerry Douglas) recently conducted interviews discussing Muhney's behavior on set and indirectly commented on the behind the scenes turmoil since the story hit mainstream media. Earlier this morning, following a tweet to King by a fan that read, "if ur being manipulated into this u need to be strong & tell the truth. Ur young & talented. There will be life after #YR," Kristoff St. John (Neil Winters) took issue with the tweet and responded with, "You have been deceived, lied to. Those of us in the know, are in the KNOW. #TruthWillSetYouFree." But that's not where the tweets ended.
  • $785 Later, The Michael Muhney Banner Flies Over Wrong CBS Studio, Reports TMZ

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    TMZ
    The banner fans pulled together $785 for in honor of their favorite actor, Michael Muhney, who was fired last month from "The Young and the Restless" amidst allegations he fondled the breasts of one of his co-stars, finally flew over the CBS Television City Studios on Thursday, January 9, which wasn't the actual intended studio, reports TMZ.
  • Jerry Douglas On Michael Muhney Firing Scandal: ‘He Would Just Blow Up In The Middle of a Scene’

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    Monty Brinton/CBS
    Following Eric Braeden's interview with Radar Online, Jerry Douglas has also spoken out on Michael Muhney's firing from "The Young and the Restless" and the subsequent scandal surrounding said firing. "I think Bill Bell would be turning in his grave," the actor tells RumorFix.com in an interview published today.
  • Eric Braeden Breaks Silence on Michael Muhney: The Firing and Subsequent Scandal

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    Robert Voets/CBS
    While several actors from "The Young and the Restless" have indirectly acknowledged the scandal surrounding Michael Muhney's (Adam Newman) firing last month and subsequent allegations he groped the breasts of Hunter King (Summer Newman) via social media, no actor has acknowledged the situation as publicly as the legendary Eric Braeden (Victor Newman).
  • Robert Adamson Defends ‘Y&R’ Co-Star Following Social Media Attacks

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    Sean Smith/JPI Studios
    "The Young and the Restless'" Robert Adamson (Noah Newman) is the latest actor from the series to speak out in light of the vitriol spouted on social media against co-star Hunter King (Summer Newman) following allegations that Michael Muhney (soon-to-be ex-Adam Newman) groped her breasts, which reportedly is what ultimately resulted in his firing last month.