Emmy winning actor Steve Burton revealed on Twitter this week that he will be leaving CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless and the role of Dylan McAvoy. Burton's contract expires with daytime's top-rated drama in December.
Hey everyone, with lots of reflection, I have decided to move on from @YandR_CBS at the end of my contract in Dec. I've had an amazing— Steve Burton (@1SteveBurton) October 7, 2016
2/2 time, but it feels right to move on to new adventures in my life. I can't say enough about the AWESOME cast and crew. Much respect!— Steve Burton (@1SteveBurton) October 7, 2016
Burton previous played Jason Morgan on ABC's General Hospital.