Already taping.

Updated October 11:

King will appear in the role of Summer for the first time on Monday October 15.

Original article September 21:

According to a report by Soap Opera Digest, actress Hunter Haley King, who plays Adriana on "Hollywood Heights," has been recast as Summer Newman on "The Young and the Restless," and is already taping scenes in the studio. Haley King is also known for her roles as Bridget on "Hannah Montana," and as the young Debra on "Dexter." Max Ehrich (Fenmore) tweeted to the actress:


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