Trouble is coming to Genoa City as Jeffrey Vincent Parise joins the cast of THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS as the mysterious Simon Black! Described by the soap as "a charming and dangerous stranger who visits town to settle unfinished business with someone in Genoa City," the character will make his first appearance on Friday, Nov. 1.
Parise has some experience playing "charming and dangerous" from his popular role as the villainous Carlos Rivera on ABC sudser GENERAL HOSPITAL as well as portraying the Prince of Hell, Asmodeus, during the 13th season of the CW's SUPERNATURAL. Viewers might also recognize the actor from his roles in primetime series like THE DETOUR, MAD MEN, CASTLE, and CSI: NY. He's also appeared in films like The Love Witch and The Outer Wild.
Although his stint is not said to be long-term, Parise will be appearing as Simon in multiple episodes beginning at the start of November, so you're not going to want to miss any of it. Who might his unfinished business be with? You'll just have to stay tuned to find out! And for more Y&R casting news, keep reading the CBS edition of Soaps In Depth magazine.