Catherine Bach to Return as Anita Lawson on 'Young and the Restless'

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Fans of Young and the Restless got a whole bunch of insight into con artist Chelsea Lawson (Melissa Claire Egan) when her irrepressible, money-conscious mama, Anita Lawson, played by Catherine Bach (Daisy, Dukes of Hazzard) came along.

Alas, the always-entertaining Anita was mostly phased out after Egan took Chelsea out of town earlier last year.

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The 'All My Children' vet on her new gig as Lola's mom, if she'll stick around, and a possible romance for Celeste and Jack.

Now, on the heels of Egan’s return to Y&R, Bach is also coming back to Genoa City. TV Insider has learned that Bach will be back on screen on Thursday, August 8.

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