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 December 11, 2017
After seven long years, Thad Luckinbill reprises his role as J.T. Hellstrom on Tuesday, December 12. He last aired on the soap in November 2010.
Look for the actor to be involved in storyline with his onscreen (and off screen) ex, Amelia Heinle (Victoria), as well as his TV son, Tristan Lake Leabu (Reed).
Greg Rikaart is back for another appearance as Kevin Fisher. He’ll share scenes with his TV brother Christian J. LeBlanc (Michael). Rikaart last appeared on the show in October. He’s also slated to begin a stint on Days of Our Lives in 2018.
The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for airtimes.