Young and the Restless breaking news reports Tracey Bregman’s (who portrays Lauren Fenmore) has lost her Malibu home to the Woolsey fire. She announced via Instagram that while she is thankful her family is safe, she is numb due to the loss.
Y&R – Tracey Bregman’s Home Engulfed In Flames
Tracey Bregman evacuated her Malibu home on Thursday evening. All Malibu residents faced a mandatory order to evacuate. Tracey learned Friday her home was a total loss due to the currently out of control fire. The fire has doubled in size since Friday afternoon.
The Woolsey fire has burned homes in Malibu, Westlake Village and Thousand Oaks while threatening parts of Simi Valley, West Hills and many Ventura County communities. Firefighters worked all night to save Pepperdine University in Malibu, where hundreds of students and staff were sheltering in place.
Tracey Bregman Thankful Her Firefighters
When Tracey Bregman was first told her home was on fire she didn’t believe it. She was just thankful that her family, friends and animals were all safe from danger. She took to Instagram to give thanks the firefighters who she called “heroes.”
Once Tracey Bregman saw a photo of her house destroyed in flames she learned the horrible truth. She thanked God for safety but was at a loss for words to address her loss. Young and the Restless fans offered encouragement, prayers and support via social media.
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Pray for everyone who has been affected by this horrific fire. I’ve been told my house is on fire but until I see it for myself, it’s hard fathom. I’m grateful we are safe, my kids, my animals and my friends are safe. I pray for those who have lost everything and send prayers to our heroes, the firefighters. #nowords #numb
Young and the Restless – Many Celebrities Affected
The fire has forced several celebrities to evacuate. Variety reports Lady Gaga, Kim Kardashian West, Rainn Wilson, Cher, Mark Hamill and Melissa Etheridge are among the thousands forced to leave their homes. Additionally, MGM TV chairman Mark Burnett and his wife, producer-actress Roma Downey, were among the Malibu residents who evacuated.
Other celebrities like Doctor Who director Scott Derrickson, lost their homes in addition to Tracey Bregman. Prayers go out from Soap Dirt to the many people affected by this fire.
UPDATE: It has been reported that Caitlyn Jenner’s house was also destroyed. Soap Dirt has confirmed this is not the case.
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