Michael Robinson: Super Bowl Champ, Soap Opera Star
(CBS Seattle) — After lighting it up in front of the largest TV audience ever during the Super Bowl, Seahawks fullback Michael Robinson will come back to TV — but this time during daytime TV.
According to CBS, the Seahawks’ fullback has taped an appearance on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. The episode is scheduled to air March 13, 2014 at 12:00 pm on CBS.
During a recent interview on “NFL Total Access,” Robinson revealed that his guilty pleasure is “watching the stories” on The Young and the Restless. When producers at the show learned of his interest, they reportedly invited him to make an appearance. Robinson jumped at the chance was thrilled when he found out that he had been written into an upcoming episode working with Daytime Emmy winner Eric Braeden, who stars as tycoon Victor Newman.
This will be Robinson’s acting debut.
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