EXCLUSIVE: Justin Hartley’s First ‘Y&R’ Airdate Revealed + The 10 Things Adam Has Missed (Or Maybe Not) Since He Was Presumed Dead!

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It’s been almost eight months since “The Young and the Restless’” Adam Newman was declared dead following a horrific showdown and subsequent car crash with Billy Abbott. And since most of the town believed he’d perished in the fiery accident, they’ll be getting quite a shock when the very-much-alive CEO — now played by former “Passions” star Justin Hartley — makes a surprise return to Genoa City, which Soap Opera Network has exclusively learned will take place on Wednesday, November 5!

Though thought to be long gone by pretty much everyone but Chelsea (Melissa Claire Egan), Adam has actually been secretly keeping tabs on the shenanigans happening in town since his supposed demise. And what exactly has he seen — or potentially missed? A world of betrayals, romance, intrigue and shocking reveals, which we’ve laid out in the pages to follow!