The Young and the Restless
Director Andy Muschietti posted the video in which he offered her the part, including her sweetly confused reaction when he asked, "Can you fly?"
The actor said he had "difficulty breathing" and fever for 11 days in isolation from his family.
Bell also hosted her own daytime talk show in Chicago for 33 years.
The actor starred on the popular CBS soap opera for over 25 years.
The actor, who played Paul Williams, said the soap is "going in another direction."
This is the first time the show has gone this far with two major characters of the same gender.
Can anyone remember who won last year? Or who was the runner-up? Steve Harvey's blunder may be a blessing for both Miss Philippines
Former The Young and the Restless star Victoria Rowell is suing the show's network and producers for racial discrimination
Soap Opera Update: "General Hospital," "Bold and the Beautiful," "Days of Our Lives," "Young and the Restless"
ABC's "General Hospital" and CBS' "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful" have been in fine form, each one as engrossing in its own crazy way as anything else on broadcast television.
On Thursday, July 17, New Orleans' NO/AIDS Task Force and participating restaurants are presenting Dining Out For Life.