Although it seemed that we might have seen Dina Abbott Marjon (Marla Adams) last film the young and the Restless This week, series star Beth Maitland reminded viewers in a recent interview that anything can happen in soap.
Dina Abbott Mergeron died on the show this week
Story arc for a long time the young and the Restless Marla Adams died Dina Abbott Mergeron, her last appearance on the show due to being close to the cast member.
Dinah is John Abbott’s first wife and mother is Jack, Ashley and Tracy Abbott. For the first time on the show in the 1980s, Adams played a regular role from 1983–1986. The actress continued to appear for several guest appearances over the years before re-joining the show in a regular recurring capacity in 2017. Dinah has developed Alzheimer’s disease in her most recent years on the show and was a major storyline performance for the Abbott family.
In a goodbye video released by CBS, Adams officially said goodbye to the long-running soap opera. In the video, Adams states that Dinah’s role is out of everything else for her. “Of all the characters I’ve played Secret storm For Broadway, this has been the most amazing, amazing part I’ve ever been privileged to play, “she said.
Peter Bergman, who plays Jack, also talked about what he learned from Adams, describing himself as an experienced actress. He said, “You have taught us to remember that this is a valuable lesson. It will take me a long time to leave you here today.” “Thank you all for bringing Dinah to life. You really made your mark. ”
Beth Maitland also speaks at Marla Adams exit
In an interview with TV Insider, Beth Maitland, who plays Tracy Abbott, talked about leaving Adams’ show and her storied career.
“Marla is a very beautiful signature to make the first ‘rich bitch’ during the day,” she said. “Belle [Adams’ character on The Secret Storm] The first were rich, the villain dominated. Marla created that signature thing. Because Marla played Natalie Wood’s best friend splendor in the Grass, And they had been friends, R.J. [Robert Wagner, Wood’s husband] He had an episode Heart to heart. She was one of three beautiful, beautiful women dressed in all white. At the time, I was working as a casting assistant on that show. Marla and I talked about that relationship between us many times before we play the role of mother and daughter Y&R. ”
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Maitland also talked about how this might not actually be the last time we could see Adams on the show.
“I want to make it clear how much he will be missed on the set,” she said. “But you never know. The people on our show have come as someone’s conscience or angels. So, we’re not sure it’s over. But he’ll be missed. I’m glad we’re still friends And we will still see each other for a socially distant lunch date. ”
the young and the Restless Air on weekdays on CBS.