Category Archives: Deep Soap

Deep Soap: CBS’s Daytime Topper Angelica McDaniel on Future of ‘Y&R,’ ‘B&B’

Every summer during the Television Critics Association bi-annual press tour, CBS, The CW and Showtime throw a huge party attended by the stars of all three networks (all owned by CBS Corp.). But the soaps were never a part of the fun until this year when numerous stars of “The Young and the Restless,” as well as the few “The Bold and the Beautiful” actors who were in Los Angeles during the show’s production hiatus, mingled with the stars of “NCIS” and “Masters of Sex.”

Deep Soap: ‘The Young and the Restless’ Stars Tease Twists in Controversial Storylines

“The Young and the Restless” fandom is divided. Some viewers think that the recent revelation that Sharon (Sharon Case) altered Summer’s paternity test is a great twist, while others find her behavior totally out of character. Earlier this week, I spoke with Josh Morrow (Nick), Steve Burton (Dylan) and Melissa Claire Egan (Chelsea) about Sharon’s storyline, Phyllis’s departure, the show’s other paternity saga, and why, for Y&R viewers, patience is definitely a virtue.