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CONFIRMED: Actor Chris L. McKenna Joining ‘Y&R’; Character and Airdate Revealed

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Best known for his portrayal of Joey Buchanan on ABC’s “” in the 1990’s, actor  is heading to CBS’ “.” The actor first noted his joining the series in a tweet to his followers on Friday, January 17, which said, “It appears I’ll be making a bit of a return to soaps. At least for a few episodes.”

Per a rep for the daytime drama series, who confirms the actor’s joining, McKenna will be portraying the recurring role of Mark Harding and begins filming his scenes tomorrow, January 22 with a first airdate set for Monday, February 17.

“He’ll appear during an exciting event that will bring several Genoa City residents together,” says the rep.