Hollywood’s obsession with soap operas just won’t quit, with the latest cross-over being Academy Award-winning writer-director Francis Ford Coppola making “The Young and the Restless” an offer they couldn’t refuse: A visit to the sudser’s set!
Ratings Report for the Week of September 9-13, 2013
NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings. Thank you.
Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings
(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)
1. Y&R 4,700,000 (+85,000/+484,000)
2. B&B 3,583,000 (-88,000/+419,000)
3. GH 2,775,000 (+23,000/+247,000)
4. DAYS 2,466,000 (-158,000/+169,000)
1. Y&R 3.5/12 (+.1/+.3)
2. B&B 2.6/9 (same/+.2)
3. GH 2.1/7 (same/+.2)
4. DAYS 1.9/6 (-.1/+.1)
Get ready to hit the dance floor — or rather the dance path — with “The Young and the Restless’” Melissa Ordway (Abby Newman),Angell Conwell (Leslie Michaelson), Max Ehrich (Fenmore Baldwin), Hunter King (Summer Newman) and Ignacio Serricchio (Alex Chavez), because all five have signed up to participate in the 1st annual The Beat MS Dance Walk, honoring director/producer/choreographer Adam Shankman.
The annual Tails N Tots event is set to take place on Saturday, October 12, and it looks like this year’s event, benefitting The Kids Wish Network, will be featuring not one but TWO former Jake Martins from “All My Children!”
“So excited that the 2 gorgeous ‘Jakes’ from ‘AMC’… will be joining me at this event!” tweeted attendee Alicia Minshew (ex-Kendall Hart Slater, “AMC”) of both Ricky Paul Goldin (ex-Gus Aitoro, “Guiding Light;” ex-Gary Dawson, “The Young and the Restless”) and Michael Lowry (ex-Ross Rayburn, “One Life to Live”) signing on to the event.
Calling all New Mexico residents: “The Young and the Restless’” Kristoff St. John (Neil Winters) is headed to Albuquerque for a music festival you’re not going to want to miss!
The talented actor has been named host of SeptemberFIESTA, a new music festival debuting on Saturday, September 28, at the Civic Plaza in The Duke City. He’ll be MCing for a variety of musical guests, including Frankie J and Pitbull’s artist, Sensato, Marques Anthony (Jamie Foxx’s artist), The Classics, Cody Jones, Until Chaos, Nikki Jonet, Something Underground, Nostros, DJ Brandi Garcia, Young Twinn and Frank Piombo.
Adam and Chelsea’s baby drama is just now heating up on “The Young and the Restless,” but that hasn’t stopped Chelsea’s portrayer, Melissa Claire Egan, from pulling double duty as of late: The actress just landed a guest-starring gig on CBS’s new comedy, “We Are Men!”
In the first 10 weeks of the first quarter, “The Young and the Restless” along with “Big Brother After Dark,” have delivered triple-digit gains in Total Viewers and Women 25-54, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings.
“The two fan-obsessed shows book ending our primetime lineup – ‘Big Brother: After Dark’ and ‘Y&R’ – have helped TVGN become the fastest-growing entertainment network in the country,” said Brad Schwartz, President of Entertainment and Media, TVGN.
“I am extremely passionate about the pit bull breed, and involved in events and action to raise awareness – awareness that these wonderful animals can be loving pets and furry family members. In an effort to rehab the image of the pit bull breed, I volunteer with Angel City Pit Bulls - www.angelcitypits.org - and we have a big fundraising event this weekend,” says “The Young and the Restless’” Hartley Sawyer (Kyle Abbott), who will be attending the “Strut Your Mutt” event on Sunday, September 15 at 9:00 AM in Woodley Park (Address: Woodley Park, located at 6350 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, CA 91436).
Margot Wain has been promoted from Director, Daytime Programs to Vice President, Daytime Programs, CBS Entertainment, it was announced today by Angelica McDaniel, Senior Vice President, Daytime, CBS Entertainment, to whom she reports.
Wain will continue as the current executive on the networks “The Young and the Restless,” “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Price is Right,” where she will work directly with writers and producers on all day-to-day creative and strategic elements. She began her CBS career at WBBM-TV Chicago as a researcher in news, moving up to writer/producer for a magazine show and then news writer. She later moved to Los Angeles to begin working in the networks Program Practices department. She would eventually take on the positions of Manager, Associate Director and most recently Director of CBS Daytime programming.
As soon as we hit “publish” on our exclusive interview with “The Young and the Restless’” Michael Muhney (Adam Newman) detailing his alter ego’s baby drama, you guys sang “Gimme More” louder than Britney Spears. Well, we heard you, Muhney heard you, and the result is another interview in which the actor delves deeper into Adam’s complicated world. Only this time, he’s revealing upcoming details that will literally — and we truly mean literally — change the canvas of “Y&R” forever!