• ‘Young & The Restless' Actor Richard Burgi Fired for ‘Inadvertently' Breaching COVID Protocol

    9 days ago - By The Wrap

    Actor Richard Burgi has been fired from CBS's soap opera “The Young and the Restless” after returning to the set too soon after contacting COVID, TheWrap has confirmed.
    Burgi, who joined the cast as Ashland Locke in March, announced the breach himself in an Instagram Live post on Jan. 11, in which he said that he “naively and inadvertently violated the show's COVID policy.”
    In the video, the actor explained that he had tested positive for COVID over the Christmas hiatus. After testing negative twice, he returned to work after five days - the shorter, economy-friendly amount of days...
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