Catherine Bach, the actress best-known for her work as Daisy Duke on The Dukes of Hazzard, will join the cast of The Young and the Restless this month. The actress will play Chelsea's mother.
The actress whose trademark short-shorts made her part of the vernacular is headed to Genoa City. Catherine Bach, who played Daisy Duke on the 1980s series The Dukes of Hazzard
, will appear on The Young and the Restless
reports that Bach has been signed to play the role of Anita, "the scheming mother of" Chelsea.
Bach's on-screen cousin, Tom Wopat, appeared as Hank on All My Children in 2001
The Dukes of Hazzard
aired on CBS from 1979 through 1985.
Bach will first report to the Y&R set on January 10. She will first appear on-screen on February 7.