Who’s coming and who’s going from The Young and the Restless?
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 13, 2018
Jordi Vilasuso (ex-Dario, Days of Our Lives; ex-Griffin, All My Children; ex-Tony, Guiding Light) is back on the daytime scene on Friday, August 17, when he makes his debut as Rey. The character is being described as a mysterious new stranger in Genoa City.
The soap has put out a casting call for an African-American actress in her thirties to portray Candace. The character is said to be super smart and confident, not to mention a powerful executive with background science.
She’s also single, yet not opposed to finding a serious relationship. It’s a series regular role and set to begin filming in late August.
The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for airtimes.