Y&R Characters & Cast members

The Young and the Restless cast members (last update October 2021*)

*Actresses that have been on the show for 10 years and more in bold.

Doug Davidson as Paul Williams (1978–)

Melody Thomas Scott as Nikki Newman (1979–)

Eric Braeden as Victor Newman (1980–)

Kate Linder as Esther Valentine (1982–)

Eileen Davidson as Ashley Abbott (1982–1988, 1999–)

Beth Maitland as Traci Abbott (1982–1996, 1999, 2001–2002, 2006–)

Lauralee Bell as Christine Blair (1983–2006, 2010–)

Tracey E. Bregman as Lauren Fenmore Baldwin (1983–1995, 2000–)

Tricia Cast as Nina Webster (1986–2001, 2008–2014, 2020–)

Jess Walton as Jill Abbott (1987–)

Peter Bergman as Jack Abbott (1989–)

Christian LeBlanc as Michael Baldwin (1991–1993, 1997–)

Joshua Morrow as Nicholas Newman (1994–)

Sharon Case as Sharon Newman (1994–)

Michelle Stafford as Phyllis Summers (1994–1997, 2000–2013, 2019–)

Christel Khalil as Lily Winters (2002–)

Greg Rikaart as Kevin Fisher (2003–)

Bryton James as Devon Hamilton (2004–)

Amelia Heinle as Victoria Newman (2005–)

Elizabeth Hendrickson as Chloe Mitchell (2008–2017, 2019–)

Melissa Claire Egan as Chelsea Lawson (2011–)

Holden and Ryan Hare as Johnny Abbott (2012–)

Melissa Ordway as Abby Newman (2013–)

Camryn Grimes as Mariah Copeland (2014–)

Jason Thompson as Billy Abbott (2016–)

Sienna Mercuri as Katie Newman (2016–)

Cait Fairbanks as Tessa Porter (2017–)

Sasha Calle as Lola Rosales (2018–)

Jordi Vilasuso as Rey Rosales (2018–)

Sean Dominic as Nate Hastings (2019–)

Mark Grossman as Adam Newman (2019–)

Judah Mackey as Connor Newman (2019–)

Alex Wilson as Christian Newman (2019–)

Mishael Morgan as Amanda Sinclair (2019–)

Brytni Sarpy as Elena Dawson (2019–)

Courtney Hope as Sally Spectra (2020–)

Reylynn Caster as Faith Newman (2021-)

Jacob Aaron Gaines as Moses Winters (2021-)

Richard Burgi as Ashland Locke (2021-)

Rory Gibson as Noah newman (2021- )

Brooks Family

Foster Family

Chancellor Family

Newman Family

Abbott Family

Winter Family

Baldwin/Fisher Family

The Newmans

Family members currently on the show will appear in bold. Spouses appear in italics.

First Generation

Christian Miller aka Victor Newman : First appearance February 8, 1980 

Portrayed by Eric Braeden (Feb 1980-present)

Nicole “Nikki” Reed : First appearance February 27, 1978 

Portrayed by : Erica Hope (1978–1979)
Melody Thomas Scott (1979-present)

Second Generation

Victoria Newman : First appearance late 1982 (born on screen)

Portayed by Ashley Nicole Millan (1982–1990)
Heather Tom (1990–2003)
Sarah Aldrich (1997)
Amelia Heinle (2005-present)

Nicholas “Nick” Newman : First appearance December 31, 1988 (born onscreen) 

Portrayed by Marco and Stefan Flores (1989)
Griffin Ledner (1990–1991)
John Alden (1991–1994)
Joshua Morrow (1994–present)

Victor “Adam” Newman Jr : First appearance April 24, 1995 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Hayden Tank (1996-1998, 2002)
Chris Engen (2008-2009)
Michael Muhney (2009-2014)
Justin Hartley (2014-2016)
Mark Grossman (2019-present)
Dane West (11 year old via flashbacks) (2020)

Abby Newman : First appearance November 13, 2000 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Madison and Morgan Reinherz (2000–2003)
Rachel and Amanda Pace (2003)
Darcy Rose Byrnes (2003–2008)
Hayley Erin (2008–2010)
Emme Rylan (2010–2013)
Melissa Ordway (2013-present)

Third Generation

Cassie Newman (deceased) – Daughter of Sharon Collins and Frank Barritt. Adopted by Nicholas. First appearance March 19, 1997. Died onscreen in 2007.

Portrayed by Camryn Grimes : 1997-2007, 2009-10, 2013-2014, 2020

Noah Newman : First appearance March 3, 1997 (born onscreen)

Last appearance : September 7, 2020 (he lives in London)

Hunter Allan (2005-2008)
Kevin Scmidt (2008-2010, 2011-2012)
Luke Kleintank (2010-2011)
Robert Adamson (2012-2018, 2020)

Rory Gibson (2021- )

Summer Newman : First appearance December 19, 2006 (born onscreen) 

Portrayed by Elara and Rhea Kerwin (2006–2008)
Bianca and Chiara D’Ambrosio (2008)
Sophia and Angelia Hert (2008–2009)
Samantha Bailey (2009–2012)
Lindsay Bushman (2012)
Hunter King (2012-present)

Reed Hellstrom – Son of Victoria and J.T. Hellstrom. First appearance December 3, 2007 (born onscreen). Last appearance March 3, 2020 (left town)

Asher & Cole (2007—2008)
Quin & Reed Baron (2008—2009)
Max Page (2009—2016)
Tristan Lake Leabu (2017-2020)

Faith Newman : First appearance September 30, 2009 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Lutsky Twins (2009–11)
Madison & Brynn Bowie (2011)
Alyvia Alyn Lind (2011-2021)

Reylynn Caster (2021-present)

John “Johnny” Abbott : First appearance April 9, 2012 (born onscreen) 

Portrayed by Luke West (2012-present)

Connor Newman : First appearance August 12, 2013 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Brady and Cooper Friedman (2013)
Nolan and Michael Webb (2013–2014)
Owen and Henry Leark (2014–2015)
Asher and Brayden McDonell (2015)
Gunner and Ryder Gadbois (2015–2018)
Judah Mackey (2019-present)

Katherine Rose “Katie” Abbott Newman : First appearance November 17, 2014 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Sienne Mercuri (2018-present)

Christian Newman : First appearance October 7, 2015 (born onscreen) 

Portrayed by Jamie and Alister Tobias (2015-2019)

Alex Wilson (2019-present)

Dominic Newman-Abbott-Chancellor : First appearance August 27th 2021 (born onscreen)

No actor yet.

The Abbotts

Family members currently on the show will appear in bold. Spouses appear in italics.

First Generation

John Abbott : First appearance 1980

Last appearance on December 1, 2020 (died onscreen on August 18, 2006 but came back in dreams)

Portrayed by Brett Hasley (1980-1981)
Jerry Douglas (1982-2006)
Jonathan Stoddard (2017-2019 as flashbacks as younger John)

Dina Abbott Mergeron : First appearance May 27, 1983

Last appearance : October 16, 2020 (death onscreen)

Portrayed by Marla Adams (1983–86, 1991, 1996, 2008, 2017-2020)

Second Generation

Jack Abbott : First appearance July 22, 1980 

Portrayed by  Terry Lester (1980–1989)
Brett Porter (1986)
Peter Bergman (1989-present)

Ashley Abbott : First appearance June 11, 1982 

Eileen Davidson (1982–1988) (1999-present)
Brenda Epperson (1988–1995)
Shari Shattuck (1996–1999)

Traci Abbott : First appearance June 17, 1982 

Portrayed by Beth Maitland (1982–96, 1999, 2001–present)

William “Billy” Abbott : First appearance July 7, 1993 (born onscreen) 

Portrayed by David Tom (1999–2002, 2014)
Ryan Brown (2002–2003)
Scott Seymour (2006)
Billy Miller (2008–2014)
Burgess Jenkins (2014–2016)
Jason Thompson (2016-present)

Third Generation

Keemo Volien Abbott – Son of Jack and Luan Volien Abbott

Portrayed by Philip Moon (1994-1996) First appearance July 1994
Last appearance April 1996
Cause/reason Left Town

Colleen Carlton (deceased) – Daughter of Traci and Brad Carlton.

First appearance March 5, 1992 (born onscreen)
Last appearance December 23, 2010 (death onscreen)

Portrayed by Ashley, Kelly and Bobby Brown (1992-1993)
Caitlyn Taylor (1993)
Jessica Jaymes Miley (1993)
Natalie and Victoria McCormick (1993-1994)
Alanna Masterson (1994-1996)
Lyndsy Fonseca (2001-2005)
Adrianne Leon (2006-2007)
Tammin Sursok (2007-2009

Abby Newman : First appearance November 13, 2000 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Madison and Morgan Reinherz (2000–2003)
Rachel and Amanda Pace (2003)
Darcy Rose Byrnes (2003–2008)
Hayley Erin (2008–2010)
Emme Rylan (2010–2013)
Melissa Ordway (2013-present)

Kyle Abbott : First appearance January 8, 2001 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by  Garrett Ryan (2010–2012)
Blake Hood (2012–2013)
Hartley Sawyer (2013–2014)
Lachlan Buchanan (2015–2016)
Michael Mealor (2018-present)

Cordelia “Delia” Katherine Valentine Abbott : First appearance February 16, 2009 (born onscreen)

Last appearance December 16, 2020 (in a dream but the character died onscreen on October 14, 2013)

Portrayed by Riley, Olivia and Isabelle Jones
(2009–2010)
Alix and Madeline Dubois (2010–2011)
Sophie Pollono (2011-2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2020)

John “Johnny” Abbott : First appearance April 9, 2012 (born onscreen) 

Portrayed by Luke West (2012-present)

Katherine Rose “Katie” Abbott Newman : First appearance November 17, 2014 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Sienne Mercuri (2018-present)

Fourth Generation

Harrison Locke – Son of Kyle and Tara Locke. First appearance May 14th, 2021

Dominic Newman-Abbott-Chancellor : First appearance August 27th 2021 (born onscreen)

No actor yet.

The Chancellors

First Generation

Phillip Chancellor II : First appearance in November1973

Last appearance in June 1975 (death on screen)

Portrayed by John Considine (1973-1974)
Donelly Rhoades (1974-1975)

Katherine Chancellor : First appearance November 1973

Last appearance in 2013 (death offscreen)

Portrayed by Jeanne Cooper (1973-2013)

Jill Foster : First appearance March 27, 1973  

Portrayed by :  Brenda Dickson (1973–1980, 1983–1987)
Bond Gideon (1980)
Deborah Adair (1980–1983, 1986)
Melinda O. Fee (1984)
Jess Walton (1987-present)

Second Generation

Phillip Chancellor III : First appearance December 25, 1975 (born onscreen)

Last appearance May 30, 2011 (moved to Sydney)

Portrayed by Dick Billingsley (1978–1981)
Chris Hebert (1981–1982)
Jimmy Keegan (1983)
Thom Bierdz (1986–2011)

Third Generation

Phillip “Chance” Chancellor IV : First appearance March 15, 1988 (born onscreen)

Portrayed by Andrew Clark Rogers (1988)
Chuckie and Kenny Gravino (1988-1989)
Scott and Shaun Markley (1989-1993)
Thomas Dekker (1993)
Courtland Mead (1993-1995)
Alex D. Linz (1995-1996)
Nicholas Pappone (1996-1999)
Penn Badgley (2000-2001)
John Driscoll (2009-2011)
Donny Boaz (2019-2021)
Justin Gaston (Temp. 2020)

Fourth Generation

Dominic Newman-Abbott-Chancellor : First appearance August 27th 2021 (born onscreen)

No actor yet.

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