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 March 4, 2019
On the heels of last week’s reveal that Beth Maitland is heading back to the soap for a visit as Traci Abbott, comes the big news that another member of the family will be joining her: Eileen Davidson, who plays Ashley Abbott.
Davidson, who last aired in October of 2018, shared the information on Twitter. Word is she and Ashley will be back in Genoa City for a two-day visit later this month.
The actress, who said upon exiting the show that she would love to come back for occasional visits, told Soap Opera Digest that “I was lucky enough to have [head writer] Josh Griffith take me up on my offer.” How the character will work into the storyline remains to be seen.
The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for air times.