According to Soap Opera Digest, Luke Kleintank will take over the role of The Young and the Restless' Noah Newman. As previously reported by Daytime Confidential last month,Kevin G. Schmidtannounced via twitter he was no longer in the role. An online rumor speculated, but was quickly dashed, that former General Hospital star Drew Garrett would step in and take on the role.
With Y&R SORAS'ing the characters of Noah and Abby Newman (Marcy Rylan), will they follow suit with Kyle Abbott once Diane Jenkins, soon-to-be-played by Maura West, hits Genoa City? *HINT, HINT Maria!* Kleintank makes his debut on Sept 21.