CBS ‘The Young and the Restless’ (Y&R) spoilers finds that star Christel Khalil (Lily Winters) recently opened up about all of the women who are certainly taking names and kicking you-know-what in Genoa City. Here’s what she has to say.
In a new interview with Soaps in Depth, the beautiful brunette admits that the best way that ‘Young and the Restless’ producers and writers responded to the #MeToo movement of the last few years as to put more women in power. And so far it has worked.
CBS ‘The Young and the Restless’ Spoilers: Star Christel Khalil Says Genoa City Is Full Of Powerful Women
She told the publication, “I know that they are definitely planning to show more women in power. I think after the #MeToo movement, it’s like… that’s what’s so great about Y&R. We’re always keeping up with the times. And there has been a shift on the show to bring more women in power. And they saw Lily as a part of that, which I’m very grateful for.”
What’s more, the actress also says that putting her character Lily in a position of power is something that she hasn’t experienced before. But with that said, she’s certainly not complaining about it.
Christel continued, “She’s doing a job that she’s been able to trailblaze on her own and create this new division and be a co-CEO which is a big deal for Lily because she’s never had that title before. And getting to work with Billy Abbott [Jason Thompson], somebody who has been kind of like a wild card, but they’ve really developed this great relationship. Just being able to be a part of this company and do something really big and different is exciting for Lily.”
Needless to say, ‘Young and the Restless’ fans will have to tune in to find out what’s in store for Lily Winters and all of the other powerful, young and certainly restless women in Genoa City. Y&R airs weekdays on the CBS network. Check your local listings for times.
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