‘The Young and the Restless’ Prepares To Say Goodbye to Dina Abbott Mergeron: This week, Dina Abbot Mergeron playing the character of Marla Adams will die. The show. ‘The Young and the Restless’ are prepared to say their good-bye to their crucial character in their show history.
Dina Abbot Mergeron As Marla Adams
Marla Adams is the first wife of John Abbot and is the mother Jack, Ashley, and Traci Abbott. She was first introduced in the show in the 1980s, eventually portraying the role regularly from 1983-1986.
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Also, even after leaving the show the actress, yet was seen frequently for guest appearance until. In 2017 she returned in a regular recurring capacity. As a result, she made many show appearance. Besides, Dina later developed Alzheimer’s disease in recent years on the show. As a result, it became a major storyline for the Abbott family on the show.
Marla Adams On The Storyline For Abbott Family
Adams and the show earned many critical acclaims for their storyline that revolved around Dina’s health. Besides, when she received Daytime Emmy nomination in the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series category in 2018.
As a result, in an interview with Soap Opera Digest in 2018, Adams spoke about her hesitations in taking on the storyline.
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She said, “Oh, that was scary because I had never even been exposed to anything like that before,”. Further adding, “When I first came on as Dina, she had returned to her family after years of all her cavorting around Paris and her kids hated her. It was a disaster for her. I remember when Bill Bell told me, ‘This is one of the most important storylines we’ve ever done.’ Now, doing this Alzheimer’s thing just blows me away. It’s a great comfort that the writing is showing what is truthful. Thanks to the Alzheimer’s Association that Mal Young [former executive producer/head writer] is working with closely, it’s very authentic and honest writing.”
Also, the actress was glad that she was able to add a lot more depth to Dina that was no explored during her early years on the series. After returning to the show in recent years.
Dina Abbott Mergeron’s Exit From ‘The Young and the Restless’
The show first hinted about Dina’s existed earlier this spring when several ‘The Young and the Restless’ facts pointed to the death of the character played by her. In March, before the significant break due to the outbreak of COVID-19. The show showed Ashley and Traci were preparing for Dina to return home to live her final weeks at the Abbott Mansion.
As a result, in October, the show is preparing for Dina to die. The show seems to be making an event television, releasing a promo to tribute both Dina and Adams.
In addition, the promo features the Abbots saying goodbye to Dina, as well as Adams receiving flowers and applause from cast and crew. Adams with her last goodbye, says “Thank you for the memories. You will always be my family.”