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 August 5, 2019
After a long absence, Catherine Bach is reprising her role as Anita Lawson on Thursday, August 8. She’ll share scenes with Melissa Claire Egan, who portrays her daughter Chelsea. Bach made her debut as Anita in 2012 and last appeared on the soap in March of 2018
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Judah Mackey debuts as Connor Newman, Adam (Mark Grossman) and Chelsea’s son on Thursday, August 8. The character was last played by twins Gunner and Ryder Gadbois.
Anna Grace Barlow, who recurred on the Freeform series The Fosters, is joining the soap as Zoe Hardisty. She’ll make her debut later this month. The role is said to be recurring. The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for air times.