Updated January 15 2010:

Kevin Schmidt is set to take a few months away from his role of Noah Newman on The Young and the Restless to focus on his leading role in the Cartoon Network’s “Unnatural History.” For fun, find out what Kevin prefers to do in Soap Stars Dish with Soaps.com about Eating Out or Dining in!

Y&R hasn’t revealed how they’ll write Noah out for a period of time, but we can tell you that he’ll be back onscreen by summer!

Original Article August 7 2009:

Kevin Schmidt, who plays mercurial teen Noah Newman on The Young and the Restless, is headed to the Cartoon Network for his next project, “Unnatural History.”

The pilot, written by Mike Werb, begins production in Toronto this month. Kevin will take on the part of Henry Griffin, who has an abundance of talents picked up on his travels with his parents – who are anthropologists!

Soaps.com is thrilled for the busy young actor! Are you a fan of the Cartoon Network? Let Soaps.com know in the comment section below!