Many of television's favorite personalities kicked off the holiday season by participating in the annual Hollywood Christmas Parade to benefit Marine’s Toys for Tots. The night was hosted was hosted by Erik Estrada, Laura McKenzie, Dean Cain and Montel Williams and included music performances from Stevie Wonder and Goo Goo Dolls to name a few.
The parade also celebrated the 40th anniversary of the hit CBS daytime drama, “The Young and the Restless.” Many of' the show's cast members came out to join in the festive activities including Angell Conwell and Redaric Williams who portray brother and sister, Leslie and Tyler Michaelson on the show.
Daytime TV Examiner caught up with the TV siblings in a video interview before the event. The actors chatted about their time on the #1 daytime drama thus far, shared their holiday traditions and shared their thoughts on the upcoming New Year.
The Hollywood Christmas Parade will premiere on December 11th on Hallmark Channel with rebroadcasts on the Hallmark Movie Channel on December 20th and 24th. The show can also be seen on more than 350 stations across the country throughout the holiday season. Check your local listings.
Check out the video interview on this page.
“The Young and the Restless” airs weekdays on CBS.
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