25 Totally Innocent-Yet-Oddly-Inappropriate Soap Scenes



While the old adage tells us "a picture is worth a thousand words", sometimes context is equally important. Soap operas crank out episodes 52 weeks a year, so it's no surprise sometimes even the most innocent scenes can end up seeming oddly inappropriate.

For example, if you never watched One Life to Live you might raise an eyebrow wondering what exactly Tea (Florencia Lozano) and Victor (Trevor St. John) were up to in the scene above.

Here are 25 Totally Innocent-Yet-Oddly-Inappropriate Soap Opera Scenes we found in the Daytime Confidential archives.


Scott Reeves and Kristoff St. John React to Y&R Alum Paul Walker’s Death on Twitter


Much like deceased movie star Paul Walker, actors Kristoff St. John and Scott Reeves were portraying junior cosmetics executives on CBS Daytime's The Young and the Restless back in 1992. Reeves (who appeared on Y&R from 1991-2001) played Ryan McNeil, a romantic rival to Walker's Brandon Collins for the affections of Victoria Newman (Heather Tom), daughter of CEO Victor Newman (Eric Braeden).

St. John is still playing savvy corporate suit Neil Winters over two decades later. Here's what Walker's former costars tweeted:


WATCH: Paul Walker in a Christmas Clip From The Young and the Restless Opposite Heather Tom (VIDEO)


Before he became an A-list movie star, the late Paul Walker appeared on CBS Daytime's The Young and the Restless as Brandon Collins, a potential suitor for heiress Victoria Newman (Heather Tom). Brandon was hopelessly in love with his best pal Vicky, who only had eyes for her cad of a husband Ryan McNeil (Scott Reeves). Watch a clip of Walker and Tom during a Christmas Eve episode of Y&R from over two decades ago, after the jump.