The Young and the Restless showrunner Maria Arena Bell was on hand for the recent 25th anniversary celebraton for sister soap, The Bold and the Beautiful. We Love Soaps caught up with Arena Bell, who shared her thoughts on the last two CBS Daytime soaps. To see what she had to say about picking up viewers from the cancelled ABC soaps, keep reading!
"We have picked up viewers from the shows that have left I was pretty heartsick to see those shows go off the air, and I don't want to see any less soaps. We have picked up some more viewers and there is that strength there. That's what's going to keep us on the air, people watching. We have a great audience. We have an important audience. Our audience really means a lot to CBS.
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