The Young And The Restless’ Eileen Davidson Let Go. (Updated.)

Saying goodbye.

Updated on May 10:

Davidson has confirmed her exit on her Facebook and stated, “It’s official. I’ve been let go from ‘Y&R’. Not really sure exactly why but in the big picture I guess it doesn’t really matter!”

Previously Reported on May 9:

It looks as though “The Young And The Restless” longtime actress Eileen Davidson, who’s played Ashley Abbott on and off since 1986, will be leaving the show. Davidson took to her Twitter and tweeted, “Last week I lost my childcare. This week I lost my job! It all works out because I don’t need a babysitter if I’m not working.” Davidson’s rep also confirmed that she is leaving the show.

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  1. From Rob

    What a crock! The show needs her! She’s one of the main characters, for God’s sake! Do any one of you ego inflated suits realize what you are doing? Don’t answer, I don’t want to know.

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