The Young And The Restless (Y&R) scoop for the week of May 8 suggests a tribute week to Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott) and Victor Newman (Eric Braeden).
This iconic Genoa City couple has been one of the central forces on the CBS soap for the past 30 years. And Y&R viewers will get to relive many important and memorable moments in their love story.
The week will begin with an episode where Nikki visits Victor at the Newman ranch for the first time. Victor’s best friend Colonel Douglas Austin (Michael Evans) will also be there, as Victor tests the connection between he and Nikki. This episode originally aired on October 31,1981.
Young And The Restless Scoop – Nikki Newman Dreams Of Reuniting With Her True Love
On Tuesday, we’ll see a show from August 17, 1987 that features Nikki dreaming of a reunion with the love of her life. But she knows it could only happen if Victor and Ashley Abbott (Eileen Davidson) break up. The same episode will also include Phillip Chancellor’s (Thom Bierdz) plans for a future with Cricket Blair (Lauralee Bell).
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Nikki will take center stage on Wednesday at the Collonade Room in this episode from June 2, 1990. It will also feature Sheila Carter (Kimberlin Brown) causing some problems for Scott Grainger (Peter Barton) and Lauren Fenmore (Tracey E Bregman). Plus, Drucilla Winters (Victoria Rowell) will find herself in a heap of trouble.
On Thursday, viewers will see Nikki and Victor trying very hard, unsuccessfully, to deny their attraction to one another. This episode originally aired on April 14, 1998.
Young And The Restless Scoop – Nikki And Victor Newman Remarry In The Collonade Room
Also coming up, Nick Newman (Joshua Morrow) and Sharon Newman’s (Sharon Case) marriage is tested and Katherine Chancellor interferes in Jill Abbott’s (Jess Walton) relationship with Keith Dennison (Granville Van Dusen).
The week will finish off with Nikki and Victor’s September 5, 2002 lavish wedding at the Collonade Room. While the iconic Genoa City couple remarries, Ashley will harbor a secret she’s struggling with.