After the news broke this morning that David Tom has been replaced by former Army Wives star Burgess Jenkins in the role of Billy Abbott, Burgess took it upon himself to officially confirm that he is indeed now a cast member of The Young and the Restless!
Burgess tweeted on his official Twitter account, “So excited to be joining the Y&R family! Thanks so much for the outpouring of warm welcome from all the fans”
Still no word on when exactly Jenkins will first be seen on-air in the role or the last airdate of David Tom, but On-Air On-Soaps will keep you posted.
So, what do you think of Burgess coming forward with a public acknowledgment of his casting in the role of Billy Abbott? Are you excited to see what he brings to the role? Let us know!