New Head Writers In At Y&R

Jean Passanante will join Shelly Altman as co-head writers of Y&R, multiple sources tell Digest. They replace outgoing top scribe Josh Griffith. Altman already had the co-head writer title at the No. 1 show; Passanante, who most recently toiled at GH and OLTL, also wrote for ATWT, AMC and AW.