Feb 11, · Ex ‘Young and the Restless’ star Victoria Rowell sues soap opera for racism. By Stephen Rex Brown Victoria Rowell, who is black and played the character Drucilla Winters, appeared in over Author: Stephen Rex Brown. Drucilla "Dru" Winters (née Barber) was a fictional character on The Young and the Restless, portrayed by Victoria Rowell. Drucilla Winters was the daughter of Lillie Belle and Walter Barber. She had one older sister, Olivia Winters. Dru was the mother of Lily Winters and Devon Hamilton.
Her biological mother, Dorothy Rowell, was of English descent and a Mayflower descendant, and her birth father, whose surname was Wilson, was of African-American descent. But instead they ran away together in Lily's car. But in a last-minute save, Nick Newman turned over the evidence he'd been withholding - the clothes Cassie was wearing that fateful night. Remembering how she had gone down the wrong road until Nathan had rescued her and taught her to read, she wanted to give back by helping Devon in the same way. Powered by. When things didn't work out at Jabot, Dru climbed aboard at Newman Enterprises with Neil and the couple soon remarried. Time passed and Dru and Neil reunited and split again and again thanks to Neil's beliefs conflicting with Dru's dreams. Who's Who for other soaps.
Kevin took revenge on Colleen by trapping her in the walk-in cooler at Gina's and setting the restaurant on fire. Chrishell Hartley confirms return to Days of our Lives. Retrieved January 3, Nathan explained that his heart was with Olivia, but Dru plotted to win him away by seducing him. Views Read Edit View history.
Neil stormed over to Kevin's apartment, and Lily escaped out a window and down the fire escape as Kevin let him in. But it was too late - Lily was understandably upset, believing she and Daniel had the perfect relationship with no secrets. Lily Winters daughter with Malcolm Devon Hamilton son by adoption. Although Nathan let her go, Dru knew she needed to change her ways and turned to her Aunt Mamie for help. She went to live with the Winters family and was getting her act together, got a nice job in the Jabot mailroom, then blew it all by coming on to Neil. After Devon was cleared of all charges, it was revealed that David and Carmen's look alike cousin, Ines Vargas , were responsible for the hauntings that sent Dru over the edge.