BUSTED: Y&R RECASTS: ONE SHOULD STAY, ONE SHOULD GO
Throughout the course of her nine years on All My Children, Eden Riegel was impressive as Bianca. She won an Emmy for the role in 2005. After a recent disagreement with AMC, she joined The Young and the Restless, as a recast for the role of Heather Stevens.
At first, I thought I was having trouble disassociating Riegel from Bianca and that's why she wasn't working for me as Heather. It helps fans accept a recast if the actor physically resembles their predecessor, and barring that, then they should at least have some similar mannerisms so the character doesn't undergo a