The Young and the Restless spoilers tease that flashback episodes of your favorite soap have got true blue fans remembering back in time when certain characters were large and in charge. One of those characters is Grace Turner.
Grace was originally played by actress Josie Davis but most people associate the role with Jennifer Gareis who eventually crossed over to The Bold and the Beautiful.
Both Y&R and B&B are sister soaps on CBS and Gareis currently plays Donna Logan on Y&R.
The Young And The Restless Spoilers – Grace Turner Is Still Remembered Fondly By Fans
Davis had the role from 1996 to 1997 and Gareis took it on in 1997 until her departure in 2014. The character’s last appearance came in November 2014.
Grace was a consultant for Newman Enterprises and was based in New York.
Grace debuted as a friend of Sharon Newman (Sharon Case) and dated Tony Viscardi. At one point Sharon believed her baby Noah (Robert Adamson) was going to die, so Tony and Grace decided to track down the daughter Sharon had placed for adoption.
The 5-year-old girl, Cassie (Camryn Grimes), was found but when Noah survived, Grace decided to simply keep her for herself.
The Young And The Restless Spoilers – Grace Wanted Nick All To Herself
Eventually Grace came clean but Cassie was understandably upset at her upheaval and Sharon was livid at Grace’s deception.
Later, Grace decided she wanted Nick Newman (Joshua Morrow), too! Nick came home drunk one night and thought Grace was Sharon and they had sex. Nick agreed to give her a job in exchange for her silence.
These two slept together a second time, and when Sharon found out she walked into the street and was hit by a car.
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The Young And The Restless Spoilers – Grace Came Back To Genoa City
Eventually, Sharon recovered, she and Nick got back together, and Grace left town.
In August 2014 Grace returned to Genoa City, summoned by Nick to help deal with Cassie’s look-alike Mariah Copeland. Grace tries to remember what she can about the girl, and remembers a nurse named Helen who turns out to be Mariah’s mother. Nick takes it from there and solves the whole sordid puzzle including the fact that Mariah and Cassie are twins.
Over time Mariah comes to accept Sharon as her mother and is today is thriving in Genoa City.