Lindsay Bushman

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Lindsay Bushman
Born Lindsay Bushman
(1994-05-03) May 3, 1994 (age 21)
Florida, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 2011–present

Lindsay Bushman (born May 3, 1994) is an American actress who is best known for her role on The Young and the Restless as Summer Newman.

Early life[edit]

Lindsay Bushman was born in Jacksonville, Florida. From a young age she wanted to be an actress and finally convinced her parents to make the move to California at 15. Lindsay's small screen debut was on CW's The Ringer in 2011. She portrayed Erica described as a 'hot mess'.


She made her feature film debut in the film Hello Herman.

On May 11, 2012, it was announced the Bushman had been cast in the role of the Summer Newman in the The Young and the Restless. Bushman made her first appearance on June 8, 2012 on a recurring basis.[1] Nelson Branco of TV Guide Canada announced the news of Bushman's departure in his magazine, Soap Opera Uncensored in September 2012.[2][3][4]

Bushman had a small bit role on General Hospital as a young Kate Howard in a flashback.[5] Bushman revealed that she got the audition thanks to her agent and booked the role after a few callbacks and chemistry reads.[6]


Year Title Role Notes
Brother and Sisterly Love: The Proposal Kate TV Movie
Cats Dancing on Jupiter Linda Katz
Ringer Erica Episode: "A Whole New Kind of Bitch"


Funky Whit Girl Episode: "Underwater"
The Finder Doppelwilla Episode: "The Last Meal"
The Young and the Restless Summer Newman Recurring; 23 episodes
Hello Herman Susan Supporting role
Boys Are Stupid, Girls Are Mean Cady 3 episodes
Nightcomer Blonde Teen
White Girls Lauren Episode: "Mandy Didn't..."
Lost and Found Katie
Poop Notice Hillary Episode: "Sit Up"
Madden Girl Bambi 4 episodes
Perception Maddy Episode: "Toxic"
The Secret Lives of Dorks Cheerleader
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Emily Bridwell Episode: "Frame by Frame"
Séance Hudson
Bad Teacher Cute Girl Episode: "Yearbook"
Sequestered Kaitlyn
Case Number 13 Hayley post-production


  1. ^ Fairman, Michael (May 11, 2012). "Lindsay Bushman Cast as the SORAS’d Summer Newman on Y&R!". On-Air On-Soaps. Retrieved May 17, 2013. 
  2. ^ Giddens, Jamey (September 19, 2012). "Lindsay Bushman Out as Young and Restless' Summer Newman". Daytime Confidential. Zap2it. Retrieved May 17, 2013. 
  3. ^ "Summer Is Over". Soaps In Depth. Bauer Media Group. September 20, 2012. Retrieved May 17, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Another HOLLYWOOD HEIGHTS Star To Y&R". Soap Opera Digest. American Media, Inc. September 20, 2012. Retrieved May 17, 2013. 
  5. ^ Bowe, Jillian (May 11, 2012). "Lindsay Bushman Cast as SORASed Summer Newman on The Young and The Restless". Daytime Confidential. Zap2it. Retrieved May 17, 2013. 
  6. ^ "Lindsay Bushman Interview". The Young and the Restless. Sony Pictures Television. June 6, 2012. Archived from the original on August 5, 2012. Retrieved May 17, 2013. 

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