got this from SON

Paul Leyden To Y&R
Soap Opera Digest can report exclusively that ATWT alum Paul Leyden (ex-Simon) has been hired to play the new role of Blake on Y&R. The actor will begin taping on September 7 and will first air on October 6. He joins former Oakdale pal Maura West (ex-Carly), who has already been tapped to play Diane.