Kate Linder of 'The Young and The Restless' garners special award

Posted Dec 20, 2018 by Markos Papadatos
Veteran actress Kate Linder, who has been playing Esther Valentine on "The Young and The Restless" since 1982, has a major reason to celebrate.
Kate Linder
Kate Linder
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Linder was the recipient of this year's "President's Award of Special Merit for Lifetime Achievement" in the entertainment business. She was chosen for this prestigious honor by the Southern California Motion Picture Council.
She described this recognition as a "lovely and meaningful surprise" via a post on her official Twitter page.
In 2008, the acclaimed soap actress was recognized with her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in California.
Speaking of The Young and The Restless, it just celebrated being the No. 1 daytime drama for the past 30 years, as indicated by the Nielsen ratings.
For more information on daytime actress Kate Linder, check out her official homepage.
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