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Eric Braeden

unnamedEric Braeden has been playing eccentric billionaire Victor Newman on “The Young and the Restless” for more than 35 years.   His new book is “I’ll Be Damned:  How My Young and Restless Life Led Me to America’s #1 Daytime Drama.  We discussed his childhood in war-torn Germany, coming to America with $50 in his pocket and getting a job cutting up cadavers, to winning a scholarship as a world-class athlete, and finally landing the role of a lifetime.  Plus:  meeting Chicago Bears legends and being a mustache inspiration.