TVLine Items: Watch Y&R Preview Steve Burton's Arrival, Walking Dead Alum Joins Dexter & More

Trading in Jason Morgan’s edgy leather jacket for a prim and proper peacoat, Steve Burton is headed to The Young and the Restless — and we have a sneak peek touting his arrival.

The promo finds the General Hospital alum arriving in Genoa City this week as Dylan McAvoy, Avery’s presumed-dead veteran ex who returns to town to take over the family business. And if, in the interim, he swipes his former ladylove away from resident stud Nick Newman, so be it… right?

Ready for more of today’s TV dish? Well…

• Erstwhile Walking Dead inmate Nick Gomez has landed a recurring role on Dexter Season 8. Details surrounding his role are being kept under wraps for now, but the actor — who announced his casting via Twitter — says that it’s recurring.

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• Film vet and Combat Hospital alum Elias Koteas has joined AMC’s recently revived The Killing. Per Deadline, the actor will co-star in Season 3 of the drama as Linden’s well-respected but intense ex-partner who is harboring a big secret.

• Comedy Central has trimmed down South Park‘s 17th season. Instead of its usual 14-episodes, split into two separate batches, the comedy will premiere Sept. 25 with an uninterrupted, 10-installment run.

RELATED | It’s Official: The Killing to Return for Season 3 — With New, Self-Contained Mystery

• Newcomer Ana Nogueira has joined NBC’s upcoming Michael J. Fox sitcom, Deadline reports, playing a segment producer on the leading man’s local New York news program.

• This summer, Fox-owned stations will preview Kris, a new talk-show hosted by Kris Jenner.

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