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Young & Restless Exclusive: As Rey’s Fate Is Revealed, Jordi Vilasuso Reflects Upon What Had Once Made Him ‘Super Excited’ About His Role

As the end draws near, the Emmy winner flashes back to the beginning. It took Jordi Vilasuso a minute to really “get” The Young and the Restless’ Rey. When Soaps.com spoke with the actor not too long before the news broke that his character was being written off, he admitted that Rey’s turn-the-other-cheek attitude required an adjustment of him. Can anyone say that the Genoa City PD detective didn’t put up with more of Adam’s presence in his marriage to Sharon than we would’ve?
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A Days of Our Lives Comeback for Young & Restless’ Exiting Jordi Vilasuso? Dario ‘Deserves to Be a Stud’

Might there be unfinished business for the Emmy winner in Salem?. If you listened to the second episode of Jordi Vilasuso and wife Kaitlin’s Making It Work podcast, you know that the parents of two are trying to remain upbeat after he was let go from The Young and Restless. “We’ve been here before,” notes the soap vet, who won an Emmy for his work as baby-faced mobster Tony on Guiding Light.
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Jordi Vilasuso Reveals Why He’s Leaving THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS

In the second episode of Making It Work — the podcast that Jordi Vilasuso (Rey, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS) recently launched with his wife, Kaitlin — the Daytime Emmy winner had some mighty big things to discuss. “Rey is leaving Genoa City,” he announced. “My last week of work was two weeks ago.”
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Young & Restless’ Jordi Vilasuso Out as Rey: ‘I Will Miss It’

The Young and the Restless’ Sharon will soon be a single woman again, it seems: Jordi Vilasuso will last air as her better half this spring, Soap Opera Digest reports. “Playing Rey Rosales… for the past four years has been an incredible experience that has brought me immense joy as an actor,” he said in a statement to the magazine. “I want to thank [former executive producer/headwriter] Mal Young for creating the Rosales family and [ex-CBS executive] Angelica Rosas McDaniel for championing the representation of Hispanics on daytime’s No. 1 drama.” (Sadly, Rey was the last of the Rosaleses still in Genoa City.)
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Jordi Vilasuso Is Leaving THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS!

After four years in Genoa City, Daytime Emmy winner Jordi Vilasuso is exiting his role of THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS’ Rey. The actor announced the news on Instagram after teasing on the page for his podcast, Making It Work — which the Y&R star hosts with his wife, Kaitlin — that there was some big news they’d be sharing on the new episode.
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Young & Restless’ Jordi Vilasuso and Wife Kaitlin Share Big News: ‘We’re Crazy Excited’

It’s all about having a real, candid conversation. The Young and the Restless actor Jordi Vilasuso (Rey) and his wife Kaitlin have teamed up for a very special project that’s been a longtime coming — a fun podcast about life and love. Vilasuso posted a photo with his beautiful wife for Making It Work and shared, “The dream of someday working with my wifey has finally come true.” Having learned so much from her, he’s “so excited to take this adventure” with Kaitlin and with the fans.
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Jordi Vilasuso Saved a Fan’s Real-Life Relationship!

Rey has been a good source of stability for Sharon, Chelsea, and others in Genoa City on THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS, but his portrayer, Jordi Vilasuso, recently helped out a fan in real life! The actor, like many other celebrities, participates in the Cameo website where fans can pay for personalized video shoutouts, and one of his recent Cameos actually saved a relationship!
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Y&R's Jordi Vilasuso and Melissa Ordway Share Their Thanksgiving Recipes

Jordi Vilasuso’s (Rey) Family Favorite Asparagus Roll-Ups Where did you get this recipe? “My wife. She introduced me to the culinary arts. You can also find it on her blog [www.thatcozylife.com].”. Why do you love this dish? “It’s got cream cheese … need I say more?”. Does this recipe work...
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ONE Entertainment Exec Brent Johnson Signs On To Executive Produce Documentary "Code Red: Youth Of The Nation" Alongside Bailee Madison & Jordi Vilasuso

MADISON, Wis., Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- VNM USA announces the involvement of Brent Johnson and ONE Entertainment in the upcoming documentary, Code Red: Youth of the Nation , a documentary challenging the complacency on many fronts that has led to the continued school shootings in the United States. Johnson...
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Jordi Vilasuso Shares His Wife’s Important New Charity

Actor Jordi Vilasuso (Rey, THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS) is helping his wife, Kaitlin, with the new charity that she has established: The Code Red Foundation. He shared a video on Instagram where they’re joined by Kaitlin’s younger sister, Bailee Madison, to announce the organization and how people can support it by “drawing the line with wine.”
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