One of the most heartbreaking moments on-screen is when a ‘The Young And The Restless’ dies. But when the death storyline is the result of a sad reality of the actor playing the role, the grief becomes too real to let go. This week, the Winters family is going to be in deep sadness over the loss of their loved one Neil. This storyline is a direct result of the sudden demise of the very talented actor, Kristoff St. John. Let’s take a detailed look at how his death impacts the show and the actors who were bonded with him at a personal level.
The Young and the Restless Spoilers: Neil Suddenly Passes Away
At the opening of the new restaurant Society, everything was turning out smoothly unless Devon had a doubt. He was wondering where Neil was. He told Lily about his concern to which she replied that he might have fallen asleep. It was when he decided to go and check on him in the penthouse, things started to unravel. Bryton James and Christel Khalil gave a highlight about how the storyline unfolds.
Next week on #YR, Ashley is back for the opening of Society and Devon is concerned about Neil. @shemarmoore also brings back Malcolm Winters along with more Y&R family to Genoa City. pic.twitter.com/rQQWIPhuKM
— Young and Restless (@YandR_CBS) April 19, 2019
Unfolding The Tragic Storyline
Devon wanted his dad to be a part of the opening night as it was a big event for him. Even though he might be too tired to participate, he wanted him to be there as Lily was recently out of prison. But as he reaches the penthouse, he finds out that Neil is no more. Obviously, he is heartbroken. But the most challenging part was about telling others about what he knows. James reveals that the news is a massive shocker and a highly emotional moment for the siblings.
Y&R Spoilers: Devon and Lily Band Together
The family needs to stick together now, more than ever. Even though they push each other away in times of despair, they need each other to deal with the massive loss. Lily also irrationally lashes out at Nate for not realizing that something was wrong with Neil. Lily and Devon also have the responsibility of giving their other family members the sad news. Malcolm, Neil’s brother, and Mosses, his son also come to Genoa City to say goodbye to their beloved family member.
One thing is for sure, the storyline will face a lot of ups and down due to Neil’s sudden death. Stay tuned with TV Season Spoilers to get Y&R The Young and the Restless Spoilers and updates for upcoming episodes.