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Eric Roberts is joining the cast of The Young and the Restless, a series rep says.

The 54-year-old actor will make his first appearance on the CBS soap July 12, playing the attorney of Adam (Michael Muhney).

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Roberts is just the latest in a run of film and prime-time TV stars heading to daytime. David Hasselhoff recently resumed his role on The Young and the Restless for several episodes, and James Franco will return June 30 for a second arc on ABC's General Hospital.

Roberts most recently starred on the Starz drama Crash and will next appear in the film The Expendables, coming out in August.

Are you excited to see Roberts shake things up in Genoa City?