After portraying Ryder Callahan for two years on CBS' "The Young and the Restless," actor <strong>Wilson Bethel</strong> has gone on to star in The CW's now concluded southern drama "Hart of Dixie," as reformed bad boy Wade Kinsella, and he most recently appeared in ABC's summer run of "The Astronaut Wives Club." Now <a href="http://deadline.com/2015/08/wilson-bethel-cast-blood-oil-jackson-rathbone-finding-carter-1201503363/" target="_blank">according to <em>Deadline</em></a>, Bethel is ready to tackle "Blood & Oil" after snagging a recurring role in the upcoming <strong>Don Johnson</strong> ("Nash Bridges") and <strong>Chace Crawford</strong> ("Gossip Girl") led drama series about a young working-class couple who move to North Dakota following the biggest oil discovery in American history.

With Dorian Lord (Robin Strasser) about to exit the Office of Mayor to reportedly move on to become a Senator, Llanview gets a new commander-in-chief this fall when Wendy Moniz debuts in the recurring role of Mayor Finn, according to Soap Opera Digest.