Who’s coming and who’s going from The Young and the Restless (YR)? Are any of your 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 21, 2022
Julia Montgomery, who portrayed Samantha Vernon on One Life to Live from 1977 to 1980, is heading back to her daytime roots – after 40-plus years. The actress is set to play Tanya on Y&R. The character is a Los Angeles real estate agent, which hits close to home for Montgomery, who actually has a real estate license.
It’s a short-term gig; one day at the moment. However, there’s always a chance the character could return.
The Young and the Restless made its debut in 1973 and introduced more sexual undertones and younger characters to daytime soap operas. It has outlasted other soaps to become a mainstay for many households. Needless to say, four decades of storylines have kept viewers locked in and wanting more.
From Victor Newman’s (Eric Braeden) family machinations to Rey Rosales’s (Jordi Vilasuso) heroism to the adorable love story of Kyle (Michael Mealor) and Summer (Hunter King), Y&R knows how to entertain and keep fans coming back for more.
It is one of four soap operas currently on the air. The other three daytime dramas include General Hospital (GH), Days of our Lives (DAYS), and The Bold and the Beautiful (BB). The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for air times.
The Young and the Restless (YR) airs weekdays on CBS. Check your local listings for airtimes. For more about what’s coming up in Genoa City, check out all the latest that’s been posted on Y&R spoilers, and for an in-depth look at the show’s history, click here.
B&B spoilers recap for July 4, 2022, features Dr. John “Finn” Finnegan going into cardiac… Read More
The DAYS spoilers recap for Monday, July 4, 2022, features the leadup to Abigail Deveraux… Read More
The Y&R spoilers recap for Monday, July 4, 2022, brings some closure for Kyle Abbott… Read More
The DAYS spoilers for Tuesday, July 5, 2022, tease the acceptance of an honorary position,… Read More
The Y&R spoilers for Tuesday, July 5, 2022, emerge from the haze of a three-day… Read More
B&B spoilers for Tuesday, July 5, 2022, promise Steffy Forrester Finnegan and Dr. John “Finn”… Read More