“The Young and the Restless” (YR) recap for Tuesday, June 18, 2019 reveals that over at the Abbott house, Kyle Abbott (Michael Mealor) asks Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman) to be his best man. Jack couldn’t be happier or prouder to do it. They embrace. Kyle will let him know when they set a date and invites his dad to bring a plus one.
Mariah Copeland (Camryn Grimes) awakens at home with a ‘eureka’ moment. She urges Tessa Porter (Cait Fairbanks) to get up and get her guitar – they have to get to work.
At Y&R’s Sharon Newman’s (Sharon Case) place, she’s stunned when Nick Newman (Joshua Morrow) tells her Adam Newman (Mark Grossman) filed for full custody of Christian. She’s so sorry – this is all her fault, she convinced Adam to come home. Sharon asks if there’s anything she can do. Nick advises, “Stay out of the crossfire.”
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Jack Abbott’s New Friend
In Chancellor Park, Jack Abbott runs into a woman named Mallory whose father is in Dina Mergeron’s (Marla Adams) facility. They commiserate about their parents having Alzheimer’s and Jack decides to join her for dinner.
Y&R’s Summer Newman (Hunter King) finds Michael Baldwin (Christian LeBlanc) at Society and worries about her mom. Michael assures her Phyllis Summers (Gina Tognoni) is indestructible and cares about her a great deal then says she’ll be back. Michael gets on the phone with Kevin Fisher (Greg Rikaart) seeking an update, but Lauren Fenmore Baldwin (Tracey E. Bregman) arrives, so he disconnects. She asks what the phone call was about. Michael changes the topic to her trip.
Lauren enthuses about their success, and reveals she had a heart-to-heart with Jack Abbott, who’s lonely and needs his friends right now. She returns to Michael’s phone call, but he’s saved when Jack appears with Mallory. After they visit with Lauren and Michael, Jack asks Mallory out and she accepts. Inside, Lauren pushes Michael about the phone call. He claims it’s job-related stress.
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Adam Newman’s Body Count
In his office, Victor Newman (Eric Braeden) calls Adam Newman and leaves a voicemail asking him to come by the office.
At the tackhouse, Y&R’s Adam Newman ignores Victor Newman’s call. Soon, Sharon shows up to confront him about the custody suit – Christian adores Nick Newman, his dad, and doesn’t deserve to be collateral damage. Adam insists he won’t cut Nick out. Sharon shouts that this vindictive game he’s playing has to stop now. Adam hollers that he has rights. She argues he gave them up when he switched the DNA test and he’s acting like a monster. Adam can’t see how he’s the bad guy.
Sharon can’t excuse his destructive streak anymore and she doesn’t like what he’s become. Adam asks if she wants him gone. If he’s going to keep hurting people, she does. She hopes he finds what he wants without leaving a body count. Adam closes his eyes as she storms out. He then calls Michael Baldwin to be his attorney, but he’s working for Nick and can’t be bought. Adam thinks he’ll warm to the idea but Michael says not even if hell did freeze over.
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Nick Updates Nikki Newman
At Crimson Lights, Mariah Copeland tells Tessa Porter that fans need a chance to see the real her. Ana Hamilton (Loren Lott) arrives and Mariah relays her idea for allowing people to see and hear the real Tessa and calls Kyle Abbott over. He explains how they marketed Jabot Collective using social media. They discuss strategy and Kyle suggests a crossover with Jabot Collective. It’s agreed upon and Mariah wants it to happen today.
On the patio, Nick Newman updates Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott) on Adam Newman suing him for custody and says Victoria Newman’s (Amelia Heinle) partly to blame. Nikki doubts she realized Adam would stoop so low. She feels no judge would give Adam custody, but Nick feels Adam always has something up his sleeve. He’s not concerned about his company only Christian.
At Society, Y&R’s Theo (Tyler Johnson) tells Summer Newman she needs a distraction. He takes a call from Kyle Abbott and advises Summer they have their distraction.
Nick Newman arrives at Newman Enterprises and Victor Newman learns he’s not there about Dark Horse. He invites Victor to come to Christian’s first t-ball game. Victor enthuses, “Let’s go!”
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Kyle Abbott A Groomzilla
Y&R’s Summer Newman and Theo join Kyle Abbott, Mariah Copeland and Tessa Porter at Crimson Lights. Tessa walks around the coffeehouse playing guitar. The group with Tessa moves to Chancellor Park to record footage there. Lola Rosales (Sasha Calle) arrives with the catering and Kyle joins her. Talk turns to the wedding and Kyle gets labeled Groomzilla for wanting everything to be perfect. As Kyle and Lola kiss, Theo asks if Summer wants to eat. She’s lost her appetite. Tessa makes a speech of thanks and they toast.
At home, Kyle Abbott updates Lola Rosales that his dad agreed to be his best man and reminds her she said he could go all out. He wants to practice vows, she’d rather practice for the honeymoon, but relents.
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On their fire escape, Y&R’s Mariah Copeland and Tessa Porter relive their great day. Mariah assures her she deserves every good thing coming to her. Tessa sings a song for Mariah In Chancellor Park, Nick Newman, Nikki Newman, and Victor Newman play ball with Christian. And that’s a wrap. Don’t forget to check often with Hollywood Hiccups for all your soap needs.
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