Fans can look for Walton to return on Friday November 2.
Previously Reported on August 27:
Executive Producer Jill Farren Phelps told TV Guide that Jess Walton will be returning as Jill on a part-time basis. Though no return date has been released, Phelps intends to write a great storyline for the character.
King will first appear in the role of Summer on Monday October 15.
Previously Reported on September 21:
Soap Opera Digest is reporting that Hunter Haley King is allegedly already in the studios taping scenes as the new Summer Newman. The actress has held roles as Adriana Masters in “Hollywood Heights,” as Bridget in “Hannah Montana,” and as a young Debra on “Dexter,” to name a few.
No word yet on when we’ll be seeing King in the role.
Max Ehrich, who plays Fen, tweeted:
Hey @hunterhaleyking ! Great working with you yesterday. Looking forward to a long journey!
In a recent interview with TV Guide “The Young And The Restless” Head Writer Josh Griffith confirmed that the show will be losing yet another actress in the form of Genoa City newcomer Jennifer Landon (Heather Stevens; ex-Gwen, “As The World Turns”).
We wish the actress the best in her future. On another note, Griffith did say that there shouldn’t be any more cast cuts for a while.
Considering Landon was the third actress to play the role of Heather, would you like to see the role recast again or done away with for good? Let Soap Opera Fan Blog know through our poll…
Soap Opera Fan Blog has the latest casting news for who will leave and arrive in Genoa City. Stay tuned, as we’ll update this page as soon as more casting news is released but for now, here’s what we know…
Lauralee Bell will appear as Christine on “Y&R’s” 10,000 episode.
Michael Damian is coming back as Danny Romalotti for “Y&R’s” 10,000 episode and will stay on for multiple episodes. He’ll first appear on September 27.
Soap Opera Fan Blog is awaiting confirmation and will update our readers when more details are released.
Previously Reported on September 19:
“The Young And The Restless’” Lindsay Bushman, who plays Summer Newman, is the latest being let go from the show. Bushman told our sister site Soaps.com, “I am grateful for the time I had to work on ‘The Young and the Restless’. The cast and crew are wonderful people. Thank you to all my friends and family for supporting me and thanks to many of you who tuned into a soap opera for the first time in 20 years. I am looking at this as a sign that there are more exciting opportunities for me.”
Entertainment Weekly is reporting that “The Young And The Restless’” Eric Braeden has allegedly signed a new deal with Sony TV that will keep his character, Victor Newman, in Genoa City for years to come. As for how long, neither the production company nor the show ever discuss actor contracts.
Are you happy Victor will remain on canvas for years to come? Vote in Soap Opera Fan Blog’s poll to let us know…
Entrainment Weekly is reporting that James Avery (“The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air,” Philip Banks) will be making a guest appearance on “The Young And The Restless” as a judge. Avery will start taping scenes today September 14, which will air beginning Friday October 12.
With all of the recent pink slips being handed out can you even be excited about any future guest appearances?
On the heels of news announcing that “The Young And The Restless” had let Genie Francis (Genevieve) and Marcy Rylan (Abby) go, Soap Opera Fan Blog has details for another Genoa City actress who apparently just received her walking papers.
Soap Opera Fan Blog is awaiting confirmation and will update readers as soon as details come in. Will you be upset if Harmony won’t be around Genoa City for very much longer? Vote in our poll to let us know…
CBS Soaps In Depth is reporting that “The Young And The Restless” has let Genie Francis go as Genevieve, allegedly for budget reasons. Though her final air date is unavailable, the magazine is also hearing that other cast members will soon be on their way out as well.
Soap Opera Fan Blog will update readers as soon as more details are available. Are you upset that Genie is leaving “Y&R?” Vote in our poll below…
Actor Redaric Williams, who’s appeared on “Damages” and “Allegiance,” recently auditioned for the new Y&R role of Tyler Douglas. Watch the video below to hear which characters he’ll interact with and what to expect personality-wise from the new role.