The new Will.

Updated: November 4.

Viewers can expect to see Guy Wilson make his debut in Salem as Will Horton during the first week of January. will update you when more specific information becomes available.

Original article: September 12.

Since Chandler Massey’s departure from the role of Will Horton was announced, viewers have been eager to find out who would be replacing him. While doing a radio interview, Jen Lilley (Theresa) let it slip that Guy Wilson has been cast in the role. Wilson has some previous soap experience, playing a small role on “GH” back in 2006. Since then he has made appearances on “Castle,” “NCIS,” “Bones,” “Hawaii Five-0” and “Breaking Bad.”

Massey has already left the role of Will, shooting his final scenes on August 23 so that he could leave his contract early.

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– Matt Purvis