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New faces.

Updated November 28:

Redaric Williams (Tyler Douglas) and Angell Conwell (Leslie Michaelson) have revealed via Twitter that Tyler will be Leslie's brother on "Y&R."

Updated November 12:

Lamon Archey and Redaric Williams both began taping during the week of November 5. Lamon Archey's, Mason, will debut during the week of December 10, and Redaric Williams' character, Tyler Douglas, first appears on air Friday December 14.

Original article October 16:

Two new actors have been hired at "The Young and the Restless." Both are models making the transition to acting. Redaric Williams ("Allegiance," "Damages") has been cast in the new role of Tyler Douglas, and Lamon Archey will play a character named Mason in his acting debut. Watch for these two new characters to appear at Crimson Lights and/or the Athletic Club sometime during the month of November.

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