Eden Riegel rejected offer to return to All My Children
Actress Eden Riegel reportedly rejected an offer to return to ABC soap All My Children to reprise her role of Bianca Montgomery on the series. It was announced last week that Riegel will join the cast of CBS soap The Young and the Restless instead taking over the role of Heather Stevens from actress Vail Bloom.
Soapcentral.com are reporting that actress Eden Riegel was offered a chance to return to ABC daytime soap All My Children. Producers of the series were hoping to secure her return as Bianca Montgomery, daughter of Erica Kane. The soap recently celebrated its 40th anniversary and has lined up several returns as “treats” for fans. However, the actress reportedly rejected the offer to return to AMC. It was reported last week Riegel will instead join CBS soap The Young as the Restless taking over the role of Heather Stevens from current actress Vail Bloom.
Producers on All My Children are now considering recasting the role of Bianca and are searching hard for a new actress to take on the role. No actresses have yet been linked to the role but bosses are keen to press ahead with the recast and have the character return on-screen quickly.