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Tristan Rogers on Y&R's Colin and Jill: "It's a Love Story First"


Jill Foster (Jess Walton) has been involved in some rather provocative relationships during the character's over four decades of fictional life in Genoa City on CBS Daytime's The Young and the Restless. Just out of her teens, she fell for her boozing, society maven employer's husband, launching the iconic, decades-long Jill vs. Kay (the late Jeanne Cooper) feud.

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A few years later, she was sleeping with the randy son of her cosmetics mogul husband, and those are just two illicit examples from Jill's raunchy history! Graduating from tempestuous vixen to matriarchal status on Y&R hasn't slowed down Jill's love life.

The still feisty femme is currently in a dangerously-sexy marriage with slightly-reformed mobster Colin Atkinson (Tristan Rogers). Is Colin the man to finally tame daytime's most beloved ex-nail tech? Here's what Rogers said in the Sept. 1 issue of ABC Soaps In Depth:

ABC Soaps In Depth: What about Colin's relationship with Jill? How would you describe that? Unorthodox, perhaps?

Tristan Rogers: Yes, but it's also a love story! It's a love story first, and anything else fits around that. These two people really dig each other, even though she looks sideways at him over a lot of the things he might want to do. But love conquers all!

What do you think DC readers? Are Jill and Colin a Y&R couple for the ages? Sound off in the comments!