can confirm that ABC has made the move to bring actress Rebecca Budig back to her former role of Greenlee Smythe on All My Children!

The character is presumed dead, but as many readers have speculated, Nurse Gayle is actually tending to Greenlee in Gloucester, as she was sent to do by Dr. David Hayward (Vincent Irizarry).

The show will not wait until they move to Los Angeles to have Rebecca start back – she will shoot scenes at the New York studio before the end of the year. No first airdate was provided. is thrilled to welcome Rebecca back to the cast of AMC! What will this mean for characters such as Ryan and Erica? Share your thoughts and speculation with below!