Update! Mal Young Confirms Y&R Exit

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Mal Young confirmed his exit as Y&R’s executive producer/head writer to showbiz411’s Roger Friedman. In the statement at, Young said, “Just arrived in London for the holidays. I felt like it was a good time to move on. Never a good idea to get too settled on a long running soap and I achieved all that I and CBS set out to do: improved scripts and production values.” For the full quote, go to