Sharon Newman - Wikipedia
The Shictor era, as some Y&R fans call it, was a low point for both Sharon and Victor. The two wed twice in and the actors and audience. Sharon then counseled him to trust his gut and later even comforted him. Nick and Victor's (Eric Braeden) relationship can be described as. I just don't undersrand the whole Victor/Sharon/Nikki storyline. If Nick ever even looks twice at Sharon again after sleeping with his father, trust me, Sharon can have I hate that they ended the relationship they had for this.
Victor supported Sharon throughout her legal problems, and paid her bail at first when she was wrongly convicted of murder in When she was younger she saw him as that, and then when she grew up she saw him less as a father and more like a hero", also stating that Victor is Sharon's "security blanket".
Joshua Morrowwho portrays Nicholas, told Soaps In Depth that he was "always kind of surprised that Nick just accepted this from his dad", and that "there were never any scenes showing legitimate anger". Talking about the situation, Case stated that the writers could have done this storyline "a million other ways" without "marrying him [Victor]". But this was not one of those things.
Everybody is universally against incest! It was just so upsetting to the audience. Whenever the actors went to do [personal appearances], the fans would bring it up. Literally, every actor in the building was coming up to me, giving me feedback that they were getting about it! During an interview with The ProvinceMichael Muhneywho portrays Victor's son Adamsaid that Victor and Sharon's marriage was "almost like an inside joke".
The producers, however, can come to me after a half-year and say, 'We've changed our minds.
Do I blame the people for wanting to squeeze as much out of us as they can? The question is, when do you squeeze too much? It's done in such an insulting fashion. It could have been dealt with in a far more gracious way. It is cold and hard-nosed The whole thing was so calculated it was unbelievable It's not even about the money. Victor Newman has been an important part of the Genoa City canvas for nearly 30 years, and we know our audience will be tuning in to see what his plans are next.
Braeden stated that he was "very glad we got the negotiations successfully behind us". He changed his name to "Victor Christian Newman," Victor standing for "victorious" and Newman standing for "new man," as he was a completely new man. Julia felt neglected by Victor and sleeps with her photographer, a man named Michael.
Julia became pregnant and it is assumed that it was Michael's child; Victor attacks him and Julia loses the child, revealed to actually have been Victor's. Eve later has a child, Cole Howard J. Eddie Peckbelieved to be Victor's son. Having been from the lower walks of life, Victor teaches Nikki about society.
He later takes over the Prentiss family company, Prentiss Industries, and they scheme to get it back by using Lorie to seduce Victor into a marriage. On their wedding day, Victor signs the company back over to them and Lorie stands him up.
Victor then tries returns to Nikki, who recently married Kevin Bancroft. Nikki ended up pregnant with Victor's child, but she ended up being manipulated into a marriage Tony DiSalvo to save her relationship with Kevin. Nikki also later got involved with a man named Rick Daros, who nearly killed her before being saved by Victor. Eve Howard returns with her boyfriend, demanding that money be allocated to Cole in Victor's will, and later takes a job as his assistant, which prompts Julia to return to protect Victor.
He planned to marry Eve but faked his death on the day of their wedding, and ends up marrying Nikki in April The following year, while Victor and Nikki are vacationing, Eve reappears with Rick, and they end up stealing money from them and escaping. Nikki facilitates Victor's reunion with his mother, Cora Miller, before her death.
Ashley becomes pregnant and Victor leaves Nikki, but when Nikki is diagnosed with cancer, Victor returns to her and Ashley aborts the child. When Nikki goes into remission, Victor wanted to be with Ashley, who had moved on with her psychiatrist Steven Lassiter Rod Arrants ; Steven later dies, and while Ashley wanted Victor back, he had returned to Nikki in an attempted to salvage their marriage, resulting in the birth of their son Nicholas Newman Joshua Morrow.
Leanna later writes a chapter about Victor's affair with Ashley and Nikki's illness, causing Victor to believe Nikki was behind the publication. As a result, Jack spitefully marries Nikki, causing her relationship with Victor to become bitter. Victor marries Ashley, and years later; he tells Jack that he will give him back Jabot Cosmetics if he divorces Nikki.
Victor has a heart attack during a confrontation with Jack, and while he leaves him for dead, Victor recovers. As Jack and Nikki's marriage strained to due her alcoholism and pain killer addiction, she reconnected with Victor, who had decided to divorce Ashley. Eve later returned to town again with her now-grown son Cole, who romanced Victor's daughter Victoria, unaware he was believed to be Victor's son. Victor later left Genoa City and traveled to Kansas, letting Nikki and the rest of the Newman family believe he had died.
He meets Hope Adams Signy Coleman. They returned to Genoa City and married. While Victor was in Kansas, Cole and Victoria had eloped, and when Victor revealed their sibling relation, the marriage was annulled. Hope wanted to return to Kansas and Victor was not interested; he divorced her and Victor Jr. Nikki had been engaged to Brad, much to Victor's dismay.
On their wedding night, Victor was shot and Nikki returned to him; the mentally unstable Mari Jo Mason Diana Barton was revealed as the gunwoman.
Victor and Nikki briefly reunite before he returns to Kansas after Hope's new husband, Cliff Wilson, had died. Nikki had Victor have a vasectomybut had frozen sperm for a future possibility.
When Nikki survived, their second marriage was invalidated, as Victor and Diane's divorce was never processed. Victor and Diane begin a bitter divorce over many months, during which Nikki reunites with Brad, and he and Jack take control of Newman Enterprises.
Diane remained in love with Victor, and stole his frozen sperm to artificially inseminate herself. Unbeknownst to her, Ashley had also stolen Victor's sperm to inseminate herself. Ashley had received Victor's actual sperm sample and gives birth to Abby Carltonwhom she decides to pass off as Brad's child. Victor and Nikki later reunite, and inMaxwell Hollister Sam Behrens attempts to destroy Victor, using his estranged wife, revealed to be Lorie Brooks, in his plot.
Originally, Max attempted to lead a hostile takeover of Julia Newman Martin's design firm, which Victor prevented. Now, Max used Lorie to keep Victor and Nikki apart, but Lorie could not follow through, and a ruined Max ends up leaving town. Months after, Victor and Nikki remarry in front of all of their loved ones. Ashley reveals that Abby is in fact Victor's daughter as she was diagnosed with cancer, and he welcomes her with open arms.
After rescuing Nikki from a carjacker, Victor is diagnosed with temporal lobe epilepsy. Victor and Nikki's marriage slowly strained as he was caught up in taking Jabot Cosmetics away from Jack, dealing with NVP Retreats, and Nikki's campaign for State Senator, which resulted in an affair with her campaign manager David Chow. Victor and Nikki eventually divorce after six years in Victor later falls in love with Sabrina Costelana Raya Meddinebut she dies in a car accident with Nikki's devious husband, David Chow.
Victor travels to Mexico and nearly dies, and Ashley is able to find him; they end up rekindling their romance.
They remarried when Ashley became pregnant, but she miscarries when Adam gaslights her into having a hysterical pregnancy, but convinced her that she was still pregnant.
Victor and Nikki left for treatment in Europe, and upon their return, Adam's scheme was revealed and he faked his death. Victor went searching for him in Canada and met Meggie McClaine Sean Young ; he brings her to Genoa City and she works as Nikki's assistant, but causes her to relapse into alcoholism.Eric Braeden on the relationship between Victor and Nikki on "The Young and the Restless"
In reality, Meggie was trying to foil Victor and Nikki's union to marry him for his money. Afterward, Victor's children file a lawsuit against him over a cosmetics line, which they win. Diane Maura Westwho had returned to Genoa City, reconnects with Victor and they remarry, however, it is annulled shortly after she finds him sleeping with Nikki and Victor learns of her affair with Tucker McCall Stephen Nichols and Jack.
Afterward, Victor sends Nikki to a rehabilitation center for her alcoholism. Diane is murdered in Augustwith Victor as a suspect. Nikki in fact murdered Diane in self-defense, causing Victor to falsely confess to murdering her to protect Nikki. While in jail, Victor marries his former daughter-in-law, Sharon Newman Sharon Caseto push Nikki away, however when the entire murder plot is revealed, Nikki is not charged and Victor is freed. Victor and Sharon's marriage is annulled and he reunites with Nikki, however, she leaves him when some of his past schemes involving Victoria's marriage are exposed.
When Nikki reunites with Jack, Victor develops a genuine romance with Sharon to spite her. They marry a second time, however he disappears from town shortly after and Sharon believed he was abandoning her. She burned their prenuptial agreement and took over Newman Enterprises, while Jack and Tucker were buying up its stocks. While away, Victor had lost his memory and was working as a dock worker in Los Angeles; he was demanding better working conditions and the other workers planned to have him killed in an explosion, as a result, Genoa City believed Victor had died, but he returned shortly after.
Upon his return, he annuls his marriage to Sharon and reunites with Nikki, just before Jack announces he is taking over Newman Enterprisesfiring all of the Newman family and instating Adam. However, due to his addiction to pain killers, Jack gave up control of the company, leaving it to Adam.
Victor and Nikki finally remarry in March just before she is diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. At their wedding, an assassin attempts to shoot Victor, but Adam takes the bullet and nearly dies for his father. However, their partnership ends several months later when Victor discovers that Adam's silent partner used to take Newman private again was Jack.
Victor fears that Adam and Jack have been scheming to take back the company for themselves without Victor. In retaliating, Victor, who now owns Chancellor Industries according to Katherine Chancellor 's will, has all major Newman clients sign to Chancellor, as Victor leaves Newman worthless so he could build up Chancellor. Adam signs over his shares in Newman over to Victor, who plans to merge Chancellor Industries with Newman.
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And that's why she trusts her so much. Sharon then decides to continue raising "Sully" as her own, not wanting to destroy her family with Dylan. She also wants to protect Mariah, who has now become "guilty by association". She was just trying to adjust her mind and heart to the inevitability, even though she was only making things worse. CBS Soaps In Depth wrote that her frustration over no one willing to understand her "is what finally lights a tiny flame of defiance deep inside Sharon".
According to Case, "Sharon is willing to do anything for her child. She's fighting for what she believes is right. Having been abandoned by her father, she lived with her mother, Doris Collins Karen Henselwho was confined to a wheelchair after chasing a rebellious Sharon years earlier. Sharon became pregnant by high-school boyfriend Frank Barritt Phil Dozoisbut gave the child up for adoption.
Inyear-old Sharon arrives in Genoa City and begins attending a local high school. Nick and Sharon briefly separate after Matt exposes Sharon's secret about her motherhood at 16, but they reunite shortly afterwards. An angry Matt later rapes Sharon in his car, traumatizing her. Matt is shot, and Nick is the chief suspect. He is convicted and acquitted several months later, when Amy confesses to the shooting. After Matt leaves town, Nick and Sharon marry; to hold on to Nick, Sharon stops using birth control and becomes pregnant.
Nick complains that he is unready for fatherhood; Sharon nearly has an abortion, but he stops her. Inshe gives birth to Noah Newman, who nearly dies after his premature birth.
While Noah was critically ill Sharon's best friend Grace Turner tracks down the child Sharon gave birth to as a teenager Cassie and brings her to Genoa City, believing Cassie was lessen the pain if Noah died. Noah survives, and Grace decides to raise Cassie as her own; however, her plans are foiled when Nick and Sharon win custody.
Nick had cheated on Sharon with Grace which nearly ended his and Sharon's marriagebut the custody battle for Cassie reunited them. He rapes Sharon, and his true identity is revealed when he dies after driving off a cliff.
Sharon becomes pregnant, with Matt possibly the father of her child. During an argument with Nick Sharon trips and falls, giving birth to a stillborn baby girl. After a paternity test, Nick is revealed to be the baby's father. Sharon finds solace with the Newman ranch's handyman Diego Guittierez Greg Vaughanwho had been dating Nick's sister Victoria, and her infidelity results in a breakup with Nick.
Nick later sees Sharon kissing Victor, which leaves Sharon humiliated and depressed. She leaves town and meets Cameron Kirsten; they begin an affair, and he brutally abuses her.
Sharon returns to Genoa after her injuries heal, but is horrified when Cameron comes to town on business with Newman Enterprises. She briefly believes that she killed him, but he is later tracked down and jailed for his crimes. Sharon becomes restless as a housewife, and wants to become a stripper; Nick gives her a job at spokesperson for Jabot Cosmetics to occupy her. InCassie dies in a car accident after driving without a license. Nick and Sharon divorce, after eleven years of marriage, when Phyllis becomes pregnant with Nick's baby.
Sharon dates Phyllis' ex, Jack Abbott, and they eventually marry. Phyllis discovers Sharon's affair with Brad, and blackmails her. During a cliffside photo shoot Phyllis threatens to tell Jack about the affair, triggering a fight. Sharon is found apparently dead, but she is revived. Nick is later presumed dead after his plane crashes; he returns with amnesia thinking he is still married to Sharonregains his memory and returns to Phyllis.
Jack, Phyllis, Nick and Sharon develop a magazine, Restless Style; however, clashes among the four drive Jack and Sharon from the company. Sharon divorces Jack because his dishonesty; she and Nick make love at the Abbott cabin. Confused, Sharon spirals out of control; she develops kleptomania and has a brief affair with Jack's brother, Billy Billy Miller.
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Sharon becomes pregnant; Nick goes back and forth between her and Phyllis, choosing Phyllis when Sharon lies about Jack being the father of the child. After being arrested for larceny a second time, Sharon checks herself into Fairview sanitarium a psychiatric hospital when her kleptomania becomes uncontrollable.
She gives birth to a baby girl, Faith, who is stolen by Adam Newman Nick's brother and given to Jack's sister Ashley Eileen Davidson after he caused her miscarriage and hysterical pregnancy. Believing her baby is dead, Sharon grows close to Adam who bonds with her out of guilt. Sharon and Adam are married, but when the truth about Faith is revealed the marriage ends.
Several months later, Sharon shoots Adam when he tries to visit her at the Abbott cabin mistaking him for a burglar ; he survives. Nick and Sharon briefly reunite, but break up again when she cheats on him with Adam who follows her to New Orleans.
Adam is convicted for the murder of his ex-wife, Skye Newman Laura Stone. Sharon tries to help him, but is arrested for murder after finding Skye in Hawaii where Skye fell into a volcano. After escaping and returning after several months of being thought deadSharon is acquitted. She then dedicates herself to Victor, who is in jail protecting Nikki from a murder charge.
Victor marries Sharon platonically to protect his assets, although the marriage is annulled two weeks later. Adam is believed to be permanently blind after an attack by Patty Williamsand Sharon helps him recover. They reunite, but more of his past schemes are revealed. After another nervous breakdown and a diagnosis of bipolar disorder which made her remarry Victor and take over Newman EnterprisesSharon is re-hired at Newman as vice president for research and development.
Adam is shot saving Victor's life; before slipping into a coma he asks Sharon, his closest friend, to run Newman Enterprises.
Sharon again becomes CEO of the company, angering the Newman's. She leaves the company upon Victor's return to run the company with Adam. Victor forces Adam, who is engaging in a sexual relationship with Sharon, to stop seeing her. Init is revealed that the test conducted to determine Summer's paternity was inconclusive, which Nick kept a secret.
Sharon, who now wants Nick back, tampers with the test results, allowing everyone to believe Jack is Summer's father. Phyllis hears Sharon confessing to this at Cassie's grave, resulting in an altercation between the two and ending with Phyllis falling down a flight of stairs, and into a coma. Noah discovers that Sharon is off her medication, attributing to her erratic behavior. Sharon realizes that she needs help, and soon begins taking new medication. She is hired by Jabot Cosmetics to mentor younger models.
Sharon later undergoes electroconvulsive therapy ECT to stop experiencing visions of Cassie; which in reality is a Cassie lookalike named Mariah Copeland Camryn Grimes hired by Victor to haunt her. By this point, Nick and Sharon have resumed their romantic relationship. After Victor's gaslighting of Sharon is exposed, Sharon becomes drawn to Mariah; inviting her to live with her family and having Nick hire her for a job at his club.
Sharon throws Mariah out after realizing that Mariah has been trying to seduce Nick away from her. Simultaneously, Nick does some investigating and discovers that Mariah is Cassie's twin sister, and Sharon had no knowledge of giving birth to twins. Soon, Nick and Sharon are engaged; but their wedding is interrupted by a now awakened Phyllis Gina Tognoniwho walks in and collapses.
Later, Phyllis makes Sharon remember switching the test, and her engagement to Nick ends. A furious Nick sues Sharon for full custody of Faith and wins. During this period, Dylan McAvoy Steve Burton becomes her confidant and the two start a romantic relationship. Sharon becomes pregnant with Dylan's child but suffers a miscarriage, and attempts to conceive again rather than tell him. After skipping her medication once again, Sharon returns to Fairview for treatment.
There, she is drugged by Dr. Anderson Elizabeth Bogush into experiencing a false pregnancy. Anderson kidnaps what was believed to be Nick's baby with Sage Newman Kelly SullivanChristianand presents him to Sharon as her own. Sharon believes she has given birth to a son, who she names Sullivan "Sully" McAvoy.
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After being discharged from Fairview, Sharon marries Dylan before Christmas In earlyfollowing Dr. Anderson's murder, both Sharon and Sage discover the truth about Sully being Christian.
After Sage is killed in a car accident, Sharon continues raising Christian as her own, telling nobody aside from Mariah the truth. Months later, her secret is exposed and Christian is returned to Nick's custody. Soon after Dylan goes undercover and is forced into the federal witness protection program. In order to help conceal Dylan's true identity Sharon agrees to tell everyone he left due to the stress of finding out Sully had died and she lied about Christian's identity.
Sharon resumes ownership of the coffeehouse Crimson Lights, which was left to her by Dylan, and decides to return to university by enrolling at Genoa City University GCU.
With her marriage to Dylan over, she begins dating Scotty Grainger Daniel Hallbut the relationship ends when he cheats on her with Abby Melissa Ordway.
After being assaulted by Chelsea in an attempt to borrow time, Sharon ultimately tells Nick the truth about Christian's paternity. Nick moves back into Sharon's place and they soon get back together. In the midst of this, Sharon witnesses Nikki killing J. Hellstrom Thad Luckinbill in defense of Victoria, which she agrees to hide from everyone including Nick.
Sharon assumes a maternal role in Christian's life, but Victor uses her history of mental illness to win temporary custody of Christian. Nick and Sharon subsequently become engaged again.
Reception[ edit ] Characterization and criticism[ edit ] Despite her crimes and faults, Global TV describes Sharon as a central heroine who has endured many challenges to get to where she is. Bell had promised to make the character into a "stronger woman", but Jillian Bowe of Daytime Confidential criticized Bell for not living up to her pledge: