The Young and the Restless and CBS.com continue to roll out some very special 40th anniversary interviews with the cast who represent the myriad of citizens on Genoa City! Today, Melissa Claire Egan is featured as Chelsea!
During the feature, Melissa discusses first coming on to Y&R to mix it up with one of her best friends, and her former All My Children brother, Billy Miller, now Billy Abbott on the number one soap! Melissa also admits seven years prior to being cast as Chelsea Lawson, she auditioned for the role of Colleen Carlton on Y&R!
In addition, Melissa runs through Chelsea’s Y&R trial and tribulations, which include being pregnant by Billy, and now being pregnant again via Adam (Michael Muhney)! She now calls Chelsea a nickname, “Fertile Francis”! The talented actress also reveals how her character always has somebody standing in the way of her happiness! And that person now is Sharon Newman (Sharon Case) because of the bond that Sharon and Adam have.
Watch the Y&R 40th interview with Melissa after the jump! Then, let us know, are you rooting for Adam and Chelsea? Or, Adam and Sharon? And, as has been hinted at … Cane has also taken notice of the beguiling Chelsea! How would you feel about a Cane (Daniel Goddard) and Chelsea pairing? Weigh-in!