To compete with the youthful abc soap operas, all my children, one life to live, william j bell and lee phillip bell created the young and the restless in it features onscreen and offscreen news about the series, interviews with and articles about performers, storyline summaries and analysis, founded in 1975, the. Y&r's first air date was march 26 1973 – it centered around two core families, the brooks and the abbotts, then later the newmans were added y&r has gone through several changes since the death of its beloved creator william j bell in 2005 his wife, lee phillip bell was co-creator of both soaps y&r.
Daytime drama queen by the time lee phillip bell and her husband, william j bell, co-created cbs' the young and the restless in 1973 (and the bold and the beautiful in 1987), she was already a veteran of the small screen she hosted a local chicago show (the lee phillip show) on cbs from. Soap legend @leephillipbell talks daytime soaps and how they have evolved over the years on the red carpet at the television.
As part of her research for her dissertation, the brainy blonde found chicagoan william j bell's number in the phone book and called the creator of the cbs soap, the young and the restless for an interview she went to his home on lake shore drive and a requested 45 minute interview turned into 2 1/2.
Creators william j bell and lee phillip bell named the fictional town genoa city, as it was located on their way from their then-home in chicago to their summer vacation home in lake geneva wrong side of the tracks: nikki newman (nee reed) came from a bad part of town and worked as a stripper for awhile until she.
Loreley lee june phillip bell (born june 10, 1928) is a former talk show host and soap opera creator contents [hide] 1 early life 2 career 3 personal life 4 references 5 external links early life bell was born loreley june phillip in chicago, illinois, to florists james and helen phillip her parents named her after a.
Credits lee bell for inspiring the tackling of social issues by his father and himself on the young and the restless and the bold and the beautiful relationships william j bell — father lee phillip bell — mother william j bell, jr — brother lauralee bell — sister colleen bell — spouse caroline catherine bell. Hollywood structured with lilyan chauvin is a series of interviews with working professionals in the entertainment field it is a guide to show business car.