“The Young and the Restless” (YR) recap for Friday, July 5, 2019 reveals that Billy Abbott (Jason Thompson) visits Victoria Newman (Amelia Heinle) at Newman Enterprises. She realizes she was supposed to meet him for his birthday dinner and apologizes.
She shows him something on the laptop – this is what having power looks like. It’s a Dark Horse building that’s empty as she persuaded the tenant to move to a Newman-owned one. Billy kisses her and has an idea.
In their suite, Calvin Boudreau (John Burke) tells Chelsea Newman (Melissa Egan) he made a stop to see Adam Newman (Mark Grossman) before joining her at the restaurant. She asks if he was testing her. Calvin was worried for her safety and admits he felt for Adam.
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Young And The Restless Spoilers – Chelsea Newman Outraged
He’s decided Connor should be with his father. Chelsea is outraged and assumes Adam threatened him. Calvin denies it. They argue heatedly as Calvin wants to give Adam custody of Connor. Chelsea will never give up her son. Calvin points out Johnny’s being raised by his father. Chelsea gapes and says that’s totally different. Calvin wants space to have a child of their own. Chelsea reels.
Y&R’s Adam finds Phyllis Summers (Michelle Stafford) drinking alone in his penthouse and asks, “Did anybody show?” Phyllis wants to focus on the new hotel they’re opening. Adam toasts to being outcasts…who needs friends when you can have enemies? He needles Phyllis about Summer Newman (Hunter King) and Nick Newman (Joshua Morrow) not coming to the party.
Phyllis explains Nick still blames her for Chelsea’s departure but won’t elaborate. She leaves to go to Dark Horse. Adam gets a text from Kevin Fisher (Greg Rikaart) that Chelsea’s with an old guy. Adam advises to keep his eyes and ears open.
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Devon Hamilton Perturbed
In Devon Hamilton’s (Bryton James) penthouse, Ana Hamilton (Loren Lott) shows off Tessa Porter’s (Cait Fairbanks) video. Elena Dawson (Brytni Sarpy) loves it. Devon feels it had a lot of energy but complains the sound wasn’t good. Ana explains they wanted it to sound authentic. He argues you can have that without compromising sound and accuses her of distributing it when he was distracted. He reiterates she’s not ready to do this on her own.
Elsewhere, Y&R’s Summer admits she went into emotional overload about Kyle Abbott (Michael Mealor) and Lola Rosales (Sasha Calle) and he couldn’t get away fast enough. Nick suggests she talk to him and be clear about what she wants.
Summer wonders if he’s referencing anyone. Nick says, “Chelsea Newman is back.” Nick’s fortune cookie says, ‘An old love will come back to your life’ and Summer gets chills. Nick recaps Chelsea’s departure and admits he’s happy she reached out. Summer toasts to the single life.
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Ana Hamilton Is Offended
Summer eats takeout with Nick at home and marvels at how well he’s taking things with Adam and her mother – she doesn’t know how she sleeps at night. Nick doesn’t want her in the middle, but Summer thinks Phyllis is different this time; she doesn’t care who she hurts.
At Society, Y&R’s Elena wishes Devon had given Ana more time to explain herself. Devon says the industry’s tough and she’s green. She softens. Devon wishes he didn’t have to leave town tonight. Theo Vanderway (Tyler Johnson) appears to discuss a meeting with Devon…he assumes it’s about Tessa’s video, but Devon wants something entirely different. They talk music and Devon introduces him to Elena.
Theo agrees about the muddied sound on Tessa’s video but talks up the tie-ins. Once alone, Elena loves Devon’s passion for what he’s doing. They kiss and she heads to work. Ana arrives and Devon explains he’s bringing someone in to mentor her because she has such potential. He points to Theo. Ana’s offended – he tweets all day. They all sit down, and Theo agrees to consider it. Ana still thinks he’s a professional party boy. Devon leaves. Ana explains her position to Theo, who claims he wants to help her succeed. Ana relents.
Young And The Restless Spoilers – Billy Abbott Has Flashback
At the carnival, Billy Abbott tells Victoria Newman they’ll go on every ride and play every game. At the shooting range, Billy flashes to taking the gun from the Abbott mansion and Adam Newman coming to Delia Abbott’s (Sophie Pollono) grave. Adam strolls nearby and Kevin Fisher texts that EMTs just got called to the Club.
At Nick Newman’s, Y&R’s Summer Newman sees a photo of Theo at Society and decides to head down there. After, Nick gets a frantic call from Chelsea Newman who says her husband is dead!
Summer Newman arrives at Society in time to see Theo and Ana Hamilton sharing a toast.
Y&R’s Nick Newman arrives at Chelsea Newman’s suite, followed by Adam Newman, who sees her in his brother’s arms. Phyllis Summers appears and says, “Oh man. Tough break.” And that’s a wrap.
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