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'Y&R' Week Ahead Spoilers (Oct 16 – 20): Victor Plays His Kids for Fools – Phyllis Outsmarts Tucker?

Young and the Restless: Victor Newman - Phyllis Summers

Victor Newman (Eric Braeden) tests his family.

Daniel Romalotti (Michael Graziadei) keeps a secret.

Phyllis Summers (Michelle Stafford) makes a dangerous decision.

Ashley Abbott (Eileen Davidson) fights back.

Here's a quick look at Young and the Restless week ahead spoilers from October 16 to 20, 2023.

Young and the Restless: Ashley Abbott

Young and the Restless: Sally Rages at Adam?

Sally Spectra (Courtney Hope) faces the aftermath of Adam Newman's (Mark Grossman) illicit kiss. Young and the Restless spoilers note Nick Newman (Joshua Morrow) ended their relationship over it.

Young and the Restless: Adam Newman - Sally Spectra

This week, Sally rages at Adam and lets out raw emotion she's been holding back. The redhead tells her ex that she's so sick of him getting into her head and ruining her life.

Sally adds that she was finally moving on from losing her child and almost happy until he kissed her. That moment they shared triggered something within her — something she cannot avoid forever.

Young and the Restless: Sally Spectra - Adam Newman

Young and the Restless spoilers say Sally admits to Adam that can't let go of him either.  However, she knows it's unhealthy and illogical. Plus, it's sure to complicate things even more.

Adam is taken aback by Sally's unexpected confession and does something very surprising. 

Young and the Restless: Adam Newman

Lily Gets Jealous?

Lily Winters (Christel Khalil) learns of Heather Stevens' (Vail Bloom) plan for the future. Young and the Restless week ahead spoilers say the lawyer intends to move back to Genoa City.

Young and the Restless: Heather Stevens


Daniel Romalotti is ready to help his ex settle down. He asks Lily if there's an opening at the company for her.

Heather seems eager to work with them and offers to send her resume. Before leaving, she tells Daniel that she's happy that they'll be a family again.

Young and the Restless: Lily Winters

Young and the Restless spoilers say Heather's decision to stay worries Lily. She asks Daniel if he's okay with his ex moving back.

Lily admits she's worried that having Heather around could bring back old patterns or regret. However, Daniel assures her that he won't go down that path again, and it's all because of her.

Young and the Restless: Lily Winters - Daniel Romalotti

Diane Crosses the Line?

Diane Jenkins (Susan Walters) crosses the line. Young and the Restless spoilers say Mrs. Abbott makes a move that could make the situation even more difficult.

Young and the Restless: Diane Jenkins - Jack Abbott

Traci Abbott (Beth Maitland) also shares words of wisdom with Jack Abbott (Peter Bergman). Is it related to Diane's latest blunder?

Speaking of Jack, he and Billy Abbott (Jason Thompson) set a trap for Tucker McCall (Trevor St. John). Thanks to Phyllis Summers, they were able to uncover Tucker's planted listening device. Will the brothers' plan succeed this time around? 

Young and the Restless: Billy Abbott

Young and the Restless: Phyllis Gets the Upperhand?

Phyllis Summers turns the tables on Tucker McCall. Young and the Restless week ahead spoilers say Tucker summons Phyllis to his suite, thinking that he still has the upper hand with her. 

Young and the Restless: Tucker McCall - Phyllis Summers

However, he will soon learn that she managed to level their playing field. Phyllis informs Tucker that she uncovered the connection between him and Mamie Johnson (Veronica Redd).

Young and the Restless: Mamie Johnson - Nate Hastings

She knows this intel is something Tucker wouldn't want Lily, Devon, and Jill to find out, so she's using it to her advantage. Tucker tries to play it cool as he assesses Phyllis' next move.

Young and the Restless: Tucker McCall

Young and the Restless spoilers say she's looking for a fresh start and refuses to give anybody else power over her. Expect to see the two engage in a dangerous tug-of-war, which could bring shocking results.

Young and the Restless: Tucker McCall - Phyllis Summers

Victor Fools His Kids?

Victor Newman puts Nick Newman to the test. Young and the Restless week ahead spoilers say The Mustache makes it look like he's losing it, which has his son concerned about his mental health.

Young and the Restless: Nick Newman - Victor Newman

Nick tells Victoria Newman (Amelia Heinle) and Nikki Newman (Melody Thomas Scott), who are both worried about him. Vicky begs Nick to return to the company and look after their father.

Young and the Restless: Victoria Newman

However, it's all part of Victor's plan. Young and the Restless spoilers say he confides in Nikki that it was all an act. He believes one of his children was planning to stab him in the back.

Victor assures that nobody will take over his empire as long as he's alive. Will his elaborate scheme succeed? Or is his family right to worry about his health?

Young and the Restless: Victor Newman - Nikki Newman

Coming up on Young and the Restless (October 23 to 27, 2023):

Victor makes a promise.

Nick stands his ground.

Christine makes a confession.

Audra entices Kyle.