As one of the most popular daytime dramas of all time, The Young and the Restless (Y&R) continues to wow fans. On the air for more than 40 years now, Genoa City has buzzed with storylines that have kept audiences captivated and tuning in daily, but what about things that happen behind the scenes? Below are 12 behind-the-scenes secrets of this popular daytime soap opera.
12. Prankster Alert!
During a Soap.SheKnows.com interview in 2018, it was revealed that actor Daniel Goddard (Cane) is infamous on the Y&R set as someone who loves to prank his co-stars. His latest victim? Recast Nate, played by actor Brooks Darnell! Goddard brought in a farting machine during a shoot, and at first, Darnell didn’t realize that the noise was coming from a machine and thought it was one of the actors on set.