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Young and the Restless star Melissa Ordway reveals she has tested positive for COVID-19

Young and the Restless star Melissa Ordway reveals she has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss the 2022 Daytime Emmy Awards

Young and the Restless star Melissa Ordway had her dream come true when she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award … although she could not participate.

The 39-year-old actress was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Performance in a Drama Series: Actress for playing Abby Newman in Young and the Restless.

She took to Twitter Thursday night, revealing that she has tested positive for COVID-19 to her more than 67K followers.

Dream: Young and the Restless star Melissa Ordway had her dream come true when she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award … although she could not participate.

‘It has always been a dream of mine to be nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award and to bring my parents to the show. It was about to come true until I tested positive for Covid ‘yesterday afternoon, Ordway began.

‘I’m so disappointed I can not celebrate Friday with everyone. I shed a lot of tears, ‘she said, adding,’ Fortunately, I’m asymptomatic.

‘I’m super grateful that no one in our house is sick. What a blessing, ‘she continued, before addressing her nominees.

Positive: 'It's always been a dream of mine to be nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award and to bring my parents to the show.  It was about to come true until I tested positive for Covid 'yesterday afternoon, Ordway began

Positive: ‘It’s always been a dream of mine to be nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award and to bring my parents to the show. It was about to come true until I tested positive for Covid ‘yesterday afternoon, Ordway began

‘Against my day community, have the best time. I wish I could be there, but I will watch from home and encourage all nominees! ‘ she said.

‘Y&R brings home the gold! I love you all! And to everyone at CBS and Sony thanks for everything. So grateful to play Abby, ‘she added, before addressing her parents.

‘Against my great parents, I’m so sorry this weekend fell apart. I was so excited to attend the awards with you. This nomination was because you always believed in me. I love you, ‘she said.

Best time: 'To my daytime community, have the best time.  I wish I could be there, but I will watch from home and encourage all nominees! '  sei se

Best time: ‘To my daytime community, have the best time. I wish I could be there, but I will watch from home and encourage all nominees! ‘ sei se

‘For anyone who has asked me, sent me good wishes and love and support, it means more to me than you will ever know. I love Daytime and I am honored to be a part of this talented group! Rejoice from my bench! ‘ she concluded.

Ordway is nominated alongside Kimberlin Brown as Sheila Carter in The Bold and the Beautiful, Nancy Lee Grahn as Alexis Davis in General Hospital, Stacy Haiduk as Kristen DiMera in Days of Our Lives and Kelly Thiebaud as Dr. Britt Westbourne at General Hospital.

She has been married to actor Justin Gaston since 2012, and they share six-year-old adopted daughter Olivia Christine and four-year-old daughter Sophie Jolie.

Nominated: Ordway is nominated alongside Kimberlin Brown as Sheila Carter in The Bold and the Beautiful, Nancy Lee Grahn as Alexis Davis in General Hospital, Stacy Haiduk as Kristen DiMera in Days of Our Lives and Kelly Thiebaud as Dr.  Britt Westbourne at General Hospital

Nominated: Ordway is nominated alongside Kimberlin Brown as Sheila Carter in The Bold and the Beautiful, Nancy Lee Grahn as Alexis Davis in General Hospital, Stacy Haiduk as Kristen DiMera in Days of Our Lives and Kelly Thiebaud as Dr. Britt Westbourne at General Hospital

Ordway had just returned to the United States after a trip to Monaco, where she was promoting Young and the Restless.

She was joined by co-star Jason Thompson at the Monte Carlo TV Festival.

Her show also celebrated its 40th anniversary earlier this month.

Festival: Ordway had just returned to the United States after a trip to Monaco, where she promoted Young and the Restless

Festival: Ordway had just returned to the United States after a trip to Monaco, where she promoted Young and the Restless

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