New film role.

Updated June 24:

Check out the first look at Eileen on the set of “Hell and Mr. Fudge.”

Original article June 6:

Actress Eileen Davidson, who plays Ashley Abbott on “The Young and the Restless,” has landed a role in the upcoming movie, “Hell and Mr. Fudge.” Eileen posted on her Facebook page, “I play Mr. Fudge’s mom. They’re taking me from age 30 to 60.” Actor John Wesley Shipp will play her husband. John most recently appeared on “One Life To Live” as Eddie Ford and is also well-known for his role as Mitch Leery, the dad on “Dawson’s Creek.” The movie will be filmed in Alabama.

Soaps.com congratulates Eileen on her new project, and we will keep our readers informed as to when the movie is expected to be released. Would you go see “Hell and Mr. Fudge?” Let us know by voting in the snap poll below.