Looks like having AMC’s former casting director, Judy Blye Wilson heading up the new arrivals to Genoa City is paying off. According to EW.com today, The Young and the Restless has hired Daytime Emmy nominee, Melissa Claire Egan (Annie)! And to make things even more exciting it looks like Melissa will be involved in story with her former on-screen Pine Valley brother, Daytime Emmy winner Billy Miller, now Billy Abbott on Y&R!
From the details that have been released looks like Melissa enter Genoa City as a mysterious woman named Chelsea who is connected to Billy’s arrest in Myanmar. Her contract role will begin Nov. 11.
Egan joins former AMC’s castmate Debbi Morgan who was added to the Y&R ensemble earlier this summer, and debuted today as Harmony!