THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS Casts Devon Martinez, Daughter of Soap Star A Martinez

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The daughter of a daytime vet is joining THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS!

TV Insider is reporting that Devon Martinez, the daughter of Emmy winner A Martinez (Eduardo, DAYS OF OUR LIVES) has been cast on Y&R as Shawn Taylor, a young pregnant woman looking for parents to adopt her unborn baby.

Her dad is a veteran of many soaps, having appeared on SANTA BARBARA as Cruz, GENERAL HOSPITAL as Roy, ONE LIFE TO LIVE as Ray and THE BOLD & THE BEAUTIFUL as Ramon, so Martinez will have a great source for advice as she tackles her first daytime role!

Martinez is scheduled to make her debut in the episode airing Tuesday, March 1. For more Y&R news, keep reading the CBS edition of Soaps In Depth magazine!