The Young and the Restless spoilers and news page brings you the latest YR news. Also, Young and Restless rumors, spoilers, recaps, commentary, videos, and more can be found here! Y&R is constantly changing so we have you covered! The Young and the Restless made its debut on March 26, 1973. William J. Bell and Lee Phillip Bell created the series. The show was ground-breaking because of its more sexual undertones and adult themes to daytime. YR won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Drama Series 10 times.