‘Young And The Restless’ Star Eric Braeden Reveals In Emotional Video He Is Fighting Prostate Cancer

“The Young and the Restless” star Eric Braeden is sharing some personal health news with his fans. On Friday, the 82-year-old soap opera actor took to Facebook to share a selfie video explaining that he had recently been diagnosed with prostate cancer while he was recuperating from recent knee-replacement surgery, sharing how his doctor told him about it. Eric continued to reveal the treatment plan his doctor has placed him on, which is immunotherapy. The soap star also shared his workout regimen that he’s trying to stick to now with this newfound health issue, before getting emotional with his fans but showing how strong he’s staying while fighting this disease. Eric is best known for his role as Victor Newman on the CBS soap opera, for which he has played the part for more than four decades and has also won an Emmy award.