For well over forty years now, The Young and the Restless (Y&R) has been entertaining fans with the trials and tribulations of Genoa City residents. In that time, viewers have fallen in love (or have loved to hate) a variety of leading men. Despite his dastardly ways, Victor rules this little town and his on-again-off-again rival Jack Abbott always seems to have something up his sleeve. Michael Baldwin ensures there is justice, and when it comes to Nick Newman, well he’s the good guy that can’t seem to find a break when it comes to romance. But what about some of the other men who once adorned our small screens? Where did they go? Below are some popular but forgotten Y&R actors.
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12. Peter Barton
Dr. Scott Grainger Sr. was a staple within Y&R storylines in the late 1980s and early 1990s, as Lauren Fenmore’s main squeeze and the reason why Sheila Carter made it her life mission to destroy Fenmore. Actor Peter Barton was quite the teen heartthrob in the ‘80s, featured on teen magazines like 16 and Tiger Beat, plus, making guest appearances on the Love Boat, as well as The Fall Guy.