The coronavirus is one of the most dreadful things to hit this earth and is impacting people around the world. The loss of life and businesses shutting down. and soaring unemployment have impacted every person on the globe. With all due respect to each and every victim, and their loved ones, there is a positive side to this horrific pandemic. There has actually been an up swing in viewership of afternoon television programming because of those who are self isolating. According to TVline. sheltering in place is having an enormous effect on the four remaining daytime drama’s. Ratings have gone through the roof for the soaps and in the midst some scheduling adjustments have been made, so viewers need to be mindful.
Holy crap! What an amazing episode of Survivor tonight! First off, poor Yul. I was really rooting for him. But, it's ok. Plus, somebody will re-enter the game this time. Amber gave Rob all her tokens for an advantage and an idol, Natalie used her tokens for an advantage and an idol, Ethan, Danni & Tyson also bought advantages in the challenge. But not Amber, Parvati or Yul. And then, the challenge. Well, first MERGE! All together. Then, the challenge. The hardcore battle between the 8 who just want to get back in the game. And it's even for the most part. But, Tyson, Rob & Natalie run it. With others catching up and getting close to winning, especially Yul, despite having no advantage. It's a close battle but ultimately, Tyson wins and gets back in.
There is breaking news for fans of The Young and the Restless, regarding upcoming scheduling. It looks like the CBS daytime drama is getting close to running out of new episodes. The popular Soap opera usually tapes four to six weeks ahead of time, but shut down production on March 17 because of the coronavirus. It was announced initially, that the hiatus would be for two weeks, but clearly that has changed and more time is necessary because of guidelines from, the White House. There is no need, however, for loyal fans to panic because the powers that be have a contingency plan for the action in Genoa City.
Lockdown was implemented in the U.K just over a week ago and despite being an essential worker I have been forced home due to an injury. This has resulted in complete and utter boredom for myself and my family and so I’ve resorted to adult colouring books and binge-watching various shows. So here is a list of shows to make your lockdown go a little quicker.
Wednesday on The Young and the Restless there will be a lot of shifting with Victor and Jack’s loved ones and extended family. If you are shut in because of the self quarantine orders you might find this episode is just what the doctor ordered. No need to deal with cabin fever, when you can spend one hour in fantasy land. Five of the popular couples in Genoa City will be making changes to their current situations. This is a day of new direction as it pertains to the future for a number of Genoa City residents. Viewers may not be in agreement with a lot of what takes place, but keep in mind these situations are fluid and there are no guarantees for a happily ever after. Sharon, Rey, Kyle, Summer,Nick Phyllis , Billy, Victoria, Lola and Theo all are dealing with the realities and uncertainties of life.
Actor Michael Mealor has reached a milestone on The Young and the Restless according to Soap Hub. He is celebrating two years of portraying spoiled rich kid Kyle Abbott, who is the son of Jack Abbott Diane Jenkins. The character was aged three times prior to Mealor taking over the role and none of the previous actors lasted very long. They all exited Y&R due to regime changes or based on direction of the storyline. Michael Mealor, has proven to have staying power and viewers love him. Those who enjoy the CBS daytime drama have noticed he has a striking resemblance to Peter Bregman, who portrays his television father. Since returning from New York, Kyle has gone through quite a transformation and the viewers seem to love him for it.
We all know that there are a lot of memorable moments in the Office, with many of the characters and their dynamics. Here are a few of my favorite Michael and Jim moments, and even though I do like the "Goodbye Michael" episode, I wanted to include ones that some of you might've forgotten about.
Christel Khalil returned to The Young and the Restless a few weeks ago and has spent more time on camera since then, than she has in the entire past year. The popular actress went on recurring status in 2018 at the same time problems arose for Mishael Morgan and Eileen Dasvidson. Morgan's contract negotiations fell through and she left the show. Davidson decided to walk away after more than two decades on the CBS daytime drama. During that same time frame, Doug Davidson was let go and this caused an outcry from the viewers. After Mal Young was fired and Josh Griffith took over as head writer, Mishael Morgan returned and has been front and center ever since. Doug Davidson was brought back but for reasons unknown to his many fans, the writers have not given him much air time.
General Hospital viewers may be just a little bit closer to seeing one of the more irritating storylines come to a close. Spoiler alerts are teasing that the identity of Nina's daughter may be close at hand. When it was first revealed that Ms. Reeves had a daughter, Nelle Benson was suspected of being that child. When, however, Chloe Lanier left the ABC daytime drama, Michael's baby mama went to jail and opinions changed. There were also viewers who pointed out that Nelle would not be the right age, but Willow could be. The hatred Nina had for the school teacher seemed to fuel the flames for those who believed Ms. Tate is the missing daughter. Viewers waited for the big reveal, but it never came. Now, however, it seems that the ABC daytime drama is revisiting all things Nelle.
Those who enjoy watching The Young and the Restless will be in for a lot of action this coming week. The Newman’s, Abbott’s, and others in Genoa City will be up to their necks in drama. Viewers should please keep in mind, however, that Covid-19 coverage may interrupt episodes of the CBS daytime drama. Even if the president is not making a national announcement, state and local governments may still preempt shows with breaking news for their particular localities. If your local broadcast is interrupted you can always watch episodes on line through CBS All Access, or video’s that are put up by othersHaving said that, here is what Soaps She Knows reveals is scheduled to take place in Genoa City during the week of March 30- April 3.
It’s becoming very clear to those who watch The Young and the Restless that Theo Vanderway has an evil agenda. Many viewers were against the character ftom the beginning and and hoped he would leave Genoa City to work with Ashley in Pars. Instead he stuck around and it’s obvious he will not honor his uncle Jack’s words of wisdom. His sole mission in life since arriving in Genoa City seems to have been to destroy his cousin Kyle. His first order of business was to try to get Kyle to fitch Lola and go back to the playboy lifestyle. He then began to date Summer who had been married to Kyle. This should have been the first clue that Theo was noy a good person. His friend’s ex wife should have been off limits. He nect tried unsuccessfully to stop the Kola wedding, eventually bringing Zoe to Genoa City which was a pretty dirty thing to do.