CBS ‘The Young and the Restless'(Y&R) Spoilers indicate that fans will be getting used to a new face in Genoa City: Tanner Watts. Actor Chase Coleman, who plays the role, opens up about how he got the role and how playing someone who is also a musician is most definitely a natural fit for him. Here’s what he has to say.
Speaking to Soaps in Depth in a new interview, the actor told the publication that making the decision to sign on to ‘Young and the Restless'(Y&R) was certainly an easy one. He told the publication, “It was a matter of my agent and my manager telling me, ‘Hey. There’s this role. It’s this rock star musician. The character description I read reminded me a lot of myself in the sense of what I’m doing with my music and stuff like that. I’m a musician and an actor, and music is very important to me.”
CBS ‘The Young and the Restless'(Y&R) Spoilers: Meet Tanner Watts – Genoa City’s New Rockstar
Chase said that he also submitted footage of himself performing at concerts with his band for The Young and the Restless producers to consider. He recalled, “I got the call maybe two days later that they wanted me to come over to CBS and talk. It was not an audition. I went in and sat on a couch around maybe seven or eight different people, producers, the EP, Casting, etc. They asked me to sing, so I picked up my guitar and I played them one of my songs.” And as they say, the rest is history! Now, as far as what’s instore for Tanner on ‘Young and the Restless'(Y&R) remains to be seen. Of course, fans will have to tune in to find out!
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