Great news for The Young and the Restless (YR) fans! Two-time Emmy-winning actress Jess Walton is once again returning to the top-rated soap in July!
The soap’s official Twitter account tweeted the news of Walton being back in Genoa City as Jill Foster Atkinson, featuring a photo of Walton, Peter Bergman (Jack), and Melody Thomas Scott (Nikki).
Jill has long-running relationships with both Jack and Nikki. Jack and Jill have been on-again/off-again lovers. They’ve also been enemies and allies and over the years, and today, the two have a unique dynamic between them. They have an honest and candid rapport.
Meanwhile, veteran Y&R fans recall that Nikki and Jill were actually once family courtesy of Nikki’s marriage to Jill’s brother Greg (Wings Hauser).
No word on what brings Jill back to Y&R this time, but we can share the when. According to Soap Opera Digest she’ll be back on screen on Friday, July 13th.
The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check local listings for airtimes.
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