TIL That hockey legend Wayne Gretzky had a cameo on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. As a huge soap opera fan in 1981, Gretzky made a cameo on the daytime show as a mafia boss. His one line was, “I’m Wayne from the Edmonton operation.”

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“And if you don’t pay up, we’re gonna put you on ice.”


He actually said “call me wayne, everyone does” or some shit like that


It would have been funnier if Dave Semenko and Marty McSorely were there with him as his bodyguards.


Wayne Gretzky had a cameo in my friends bedroom once


Interesting. Not many people admit to being huge soap opera fans.