Who’s coming and who’s going from The Young and the Restless (YR)? Are any favorite performers from yesteryear returning to the daytime drama, this week, or in the near future? Have any new actors or actresses been cast on the show in contract, recurring or day player roles?
Are any well remembered or beloved stars from other soaps, past or present, about to join The Young and the Restless fold in surprise new parts?
Here’s the latest casting news from the CBS soap.
The week of June 18, 2018
Jess Walton is heading back to Genoa City for another run as Jill Abbott Atkinson. The actress is currently on set filming and will begin airing sometime in mid-July. Walton made her last appearance during the show’s 45th anniversary week back in March.
Kelly Kruger begins an extended run as Mackenzie “Mac” Hellstrom, the late Katherine Chancellor’s granddaughter, beginning on Friday, June 22. Her storyline will coincide with the recently returned Lauren Woodland (Brittany).
KCBS TV newscaster Pat Harvey and former NFL football player Drew Pearson are both slated to make appearances on the soap later this month.
The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for air times.