THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS Co-Creator Lee Phillip Bell to Appear on Anniversary Episode!

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For its 11,000th episode, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS is pulling out all the stops, including bringing on a very special guest — the soap’s co-creator, Lee Phillip Bell!

TV Insider has revealed that Bell, who launched Y&R in 1973 with her husband, the late Bill Bell, will be appearing in a scene at the Genoa City Athletic Club with her real-life daughter, Lauralee Bell (Christine), and Doug Davidson (Paul).

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Details regarding the cameo appearance are being kept hush hush, so you’ll just have to tune in on Tuesday, Sept. 1, when the episode airs. Star Trek icon Nichelle Nichols will also be making her debut as Lucinda in that same episode. It’s one Y&R fans will definitely not want to miss!

For more Y&R casting news, keep reading the CBS edition of Soaps In Depth magazine!