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Actress Shanica Knowles is set to appear on “The Young and the Restless” for several episodes beginning February 9, according to Soap Opera Digest. Knowles will play Simone, a singer who proves to be of interest to Devon for his music business.

Knowles is best known for her role of Amber Addison on “Hannah Montana,” and also appeared on television series such as “Awkward” and “Melissa & Joey.” She recently played Jane Middleton in the TV movie “The Time Capsule,” and just completed work on another film entitled, “Kill the Babysitter.”