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SID Spoilers: Is Tripp Allie's Babydaddy?
McClain (ex-Dixie, AMC; ex-Kelly, Y&R; ex-Rosanna, ATWT) will be temporarily
playing Jennifer on "Days of Our Lives", replacing Melissa Reeves, who lives
with her family in Nashville. She didn't want to commute during the pandemic.
SID Spoilers: John Confronts Sami
FYI Days will not air on Thursday
9/17/20 or Friday 9/18/20 due to the U.S. Open
Days will not air Monday, September 7, due to Labor Day.
SID Spoilers: Jan Spears Returns
SID Spoilers: Jake and Gabi Give in to Passion
SID Spoilers: Sami Fights Nicole For Allie's Baby
According to soapoperanews.net, Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire) will be leaving
to film the new series: "High School Musical" and will be replaced by actress
SID Spoilers: Eve's Twisted Revenge
SID Spoilers: Who Kidnapped Ben?
Victoria Koenfal (Ciara) and Greg Vaughan (Eric) are both leaving the show. They
follow a long list of actors who've left lately, or are leaving, such as Galen
Gering (Rafe), Kristian Alfonso (Hope), Chandler Massey (Will), Sonny (Freddie
Smith) and Kate Mansi (Abigail).
SID Spoilers: Ben and Ciara's Explosive Wedding
SID: Spoilers Sami Crashes Eric and Nicole's Wedding
TV Line Apologizes for erroneously posting that Melissa Reeves was Fired
SID Spoilers: Will Justin and Kayla Get Married?
Production Restart Date
Days of our Livesí Greg Meng speaks about Days return to production
SID Spoilers: Lani and Eli's Wedding Gets an
Congratulations to all the winners! Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire) won for
Outstanding Younger Performer in a Drama Series.
If you missed the Daytime Emmys, you can watch it on
CBS.com or HULU Live TV if you're subscribed to either of those...the first
has a free trial. Also, CBS has a lot of clips of it on
Melissa Reeves (Jenn) is in trouble again on Twitter
Many Spoilers Found at Dayscafe.com!
Judi Evans (Adrienne/Bonnie) is at home resting,
released from the hospital
Without any real competition, Days is doing much better in the ratings!
Just FYI, the show has enough new episodes to last through Fall.
The governor of California is allowing all TV series and movies to resume
filming, starting June 12, but it depends on where they're filming and what they
work out with the unions.
Daytime Emmy Nominations: Days is nominated for Outstanding Drama Series,
Outstanding Writing Team for a Drama Series and Outstanding Directing Team for a
Drama Series; Arianne Zucker (Nicole) is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress
in a Drama Series; Thaao (Andre/Tony) is nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in
a Drama Series; Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie) is nominated for Outstanding
Supporting Actress in a Drama Series; and Wally Kurth (Justin), Chandler Massey
(Will) and Paul Telfer (Xander) are nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor
in a Drama Series.
the full list. The Daytime Emmys air June 26 on CBS.
Soaps.com Spoilers for this week
Judi Evans (Adrienne/Bonnie) is in the hospital for
COVID-19 She was in the hospital after falling off her horse and
having many broken bones. Then they found a blood clot in her lungs, and that is
from the COVID-19, which she was exposed to in the hospital. She's been
hospitalized for weeks. We send her our prayers and good wishes for recovery.
Spoilers and Summer Preview
Emily O'Brien will be joining Days
Judi Evans (Adrienne) suffered a bad fall off a horse
SID Spoilers: Orpheus Threatens to Kill John
ABC will air a special, "Story of
the Soaps," May 19.
SID Spoilers: What Really Happened to Maggie
SID Spoilers: Gabi Kisses Jake
SID Spoilers: Gabi Sees Stefan
Kelly Thiebaud OUT! Alyshia Ochse IN as Zoey
SID Spoilers: Kristen Stabs Victor
SID Spoilers: Kayla Chooses Between Steve and Justin
Jordi Vilasuso (ex-Dario) and his family have tested
positive for the virus.
SoapHub Spoilers: Anna Goes Ballistic
John Callahan Dead at 66 (ex-Dr. Baker /
Tyler Malone / Artie Doyle)
Christie Clark (ex-Carrie) and her Husband Are
Recovering From the Coronavirus
Daytime Emmys Canceled
passed away at the age of 69.
SID Spoilers: Maggie Confesses to Killing Adrienne
SID Spoilers: Will Eli Marry Gabi?
SID Spoilers: Gina Threatens to Kill Marlena
NOTE: Senate impeachment hearings start Tuesday, 1/21 and
will probably affect daytime programming.
Patrick Muldoon (ex-Austin) is in a music duo, Muldoon
and Ives You can also find them on YouTube and Vimeo!
SID Spoilers: Adrienne Returns
Former Emmy-winning Writer Lisa de Cazotte Passed Away
SID Spoilers: The "Flash Forward" Changes Everything
John Clarke (ex-Mickey) passed away
commercial with John and Marlena
many links to other DOOL news/scoops/spoilers here!
Soap Vet Jed Allan (ex-Don Craig) Passed Away
Greg Vaughan and Angie Harmon Are a Real-life Brady Bunch 8/24
"Days of Our Lives" has replaced Co-Head Writer Dena Higley with Ron
Carlivati as Head Writer effective immediately. His first episode will air on
July 19, 2017. Carlivati worked at both GH &
OLTL. Previous Co-Head Writer Ryan Quan & Sheri Anderson Thomas, who wrote for
"Guiding Light, "Santa Barbara," and GH, will both be Creative Consultants.
DAYS's Corday Received Star on May 15, 2017 10:13 AM
DAYS's Executive Producer, Ken Corday, who received the 2,612th star on the
Hollywood Walk of Fame today in the category of Television. In addition to a
host of DAYS stars in attendance, fellow Walk of Famer Andy Garcia was the
guest speaker. The star was placed next to the star that Deidre Hall (Marlena)
received last year. You can watch the ceremony live at 2:30 p.m. TT/11:30 a.m.
PT. at www.walkoffame.com
On Thursday, February 9, Joseph Mascolo last appeared as Days' Stefano,
filmed before his death on December 7, 2016. In the episode, Marlena (Deidre
Hall), Rafe (Galen Gering) & Leann Hunley (Anna) confront him about his
transgressions against them through the years.
In a special video, Mascolo's long-time castmates share their memories of the
Kassie DePaiva (ex-Eve, Days; ex-Blair, OLTL),
who was diagnosed in 2016 with acute myeloid leukemia, announced on February 4,
2017, that she is now cancer free!
Watch full episodes of "Days of Our Lives" on
for Canadian viewers.
On Monday, January 16, "Days of Our Lives" began airing
one hour earlier in the New York City area, at 12:00 Noon.
Joseph Peter Mascolo (Stefano DiMera, Days; ex-Massimo Marone, B&B;
ex-Nicholas Van Buren, GH) died at 87 on December 8, 2016, in Lake Arrowhead,
CA, after battling Alzheimer's disease for many years. His funeral service will
be held on Tuesday, December 13, at Forest Lawn in Hollywood Hills'
Church of the Hills,
6300 Forest Lawn Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90068.
Arianne Zucker Breaks Her Silence About the Donald
After April 15, 2016, "Days of Our Lives" no longer airs same-day
repeat broadcasts on Pop TV.
Casey Moss (JJ, Days) and his band "Eyes for One" have released their first
full length album, "BeneathTheTruth," which contains 10 songs and
be purchased on iTunes.
Michael Easton (Silas, GH; ex-McBain, OLTL; ex-Caleb, PC; ex-Tanner, Days)
has written the graphic novel "Credence: Lose This Skin."
Check out the trailer
Camila Banus last filmed the show in November 2019, but
she's coming back this Fall to film again. She needed some time off to relax and
travel. After doing some other auditions, she came back to Days. She's excited
about returning, even though things are very different since COVID.
and Eric leave town this week. Nicole gives Eric her blessing to go back to the
Congo. Allie returns and is shocked to see that Sami is about to leave town with
her baby. Allie wants Nicole to fight Sami for custody again, but they reach a
compromise with Sami. On Eric's suggestion, Allie agrees to move in with Nicole
and the baby. Eric and Sami both say goodbye to everyone.
Jan is able to
get closer to Claire. Shawn shares his worries with Victor. Lani asks Abe a
favor. Tripp and Allie get into trouble.
Ratings, week of 8/24: 1.26.
D.A. Melinda Trask (Laura Kai Chen) returns 9/23. Casey Moss will return in
Gwen visits Dr. Rolf 9/24. Sami (Alison Sweeney) returns to
Europe 9/25. Eric (Greg Vaughan) leaves town 9/23.
Veteran actor Kevin
Dobson (ex-Mickey) passed away 9/6.
Natalia Livingston (ex-Taylor)
welcome a son 8/31.
Brady tries to plead guilty for stabbing Victor so
that Kristen won't go to jail, but she doesn't want him to do it. Belle then
tells both of them that the D.A. has rejected his plea. Melinda will be
prosecuting the case, which makes Kristen get very worried (since she killed her
daughter). Melinda wants to make Kristen pay for killing Haley as well as
stabbing Victor. Kristen wonders if she should make another run for it. Eli and
Lani make up, and Eli maintains that there isn't much evidence against Kristen.
Lani hasn't admitted that Kristen confessed to her.
9/21 Xander tries to
play Jan like a puppet. Marlena warns Claire against being around Jan. 9/22 Lani
is not sure yet about forgiving Eli. 9/23 Bonnie tries to kiss Justin. Something
from Kristen's past arrives to make her life difficult. 9/24 Ben prepares for
his life without his bride. Abigail is Gwen's target. Jack chats with Justin
about Bonnie. 9/25 Abby plans for her future. Tripp asks Kayla for her approval.
The show is given a Thumbs Up! for how they handled Sonny and Will's
Emily O'Brien (Gwen) is featured in an interview.
each show show off their pets, including Alison Sweeney (Sami).
Happen: Allie doesn't approve of Sami's plans. Philip moves home to the mansion.
When Marlena hears about Claire and Jan's meeting, she's shocked.
Evans (Bonnie) is featured in the one-page, short "Take Five" interview.
Kristen is shocked when Eli arrives and arrests her. Lani
also arrives to see Eli taking her away. Lani blames Eli and apologizes to
Kristen. Kristen doesn't blame either of them. Brady asks Belle to represent
Kristen, but Belle doesn't want to, since Kristen has done so much to her
parents. Kristen is despondent as she prepares to lose everything.
gets a proposal from Sami. Xander is warned to stay away from Jan by Sarah.
Belle is in Philip's arms when Shawn finds her. Eric has Nicole's blessing.
Ratings, week of 8/17: 1.21
Allie comes back 9/16. Eric's friend
Angie (Nzinga Blake) comes to town from the Congo 9/16. Eve is seen again 9/14.
Ben has vivid dreams of Ciara, which makes him wonder if she's really
9/14 Lani is betrayed by Eli. Doug learns something horrible from
Julie. Ben has dreams about his future with Ciara. John awakens, but things may
not go smoothly. 9/15 Claire is encouraged by Jan to share her feelings. Eli and
Lani get into a big fight. Hope thinks something is not right. 9/16 Someone
offers Eric something that could change his life. Sami gets an earful from John.
Xander figures out how to get rid of Philip. When Belle finds Claire with Jan,
The show is given a Thumbs Down! for reuniting Rafe and
Hope, even if only briefly.
What Will Happen: Someone from Eric's past
shows up. Philip encounters Jan. Victor makes Maggie worry about him.
Marci Miller (Abigail) and Lucas Adams (Tripp) talk about
returning to the show, and what they've each done since they left.
Abigail returns without warning, Chad worries about why she's there and if she's
okay. Jack and Jenn interrupt them to welcome her home. Abby is glad to hear
that Gabi has left town, but she wonders if she's really the one who poisoned
her. Chad assures her that no one else could have done it. Later, Jake informs
her that he believes Chad and his ex-girlfriend Gwen are growing close, but she
doesn't believe it. Abby gets upset when Chad tells her that Jake walked in on a
kiss between he and Gwen, but he lets her know that Gwen was the only one doing
the kissing. She forgives him. She confronts Gwen, who blames Gabi. Gwen insists
they toast to celebrate her homecoming, and she drugs Abby's drink. Chad comes
in before Abby can drink it.
Early edition: Victor is asked for help by
Brady. Jan and Claire meet. Kristen gets a visit from Eli. Eve is told about the
explosion by Hope. John awakens.
Ratings, week of 8/10: 1.20
Tamara Braun (Ava) will return this Fall, despite her character's previous
Heather Lindell (Jan) talks about being asked back to play the
character, first at the Last Blast Reunion and then to the regular show.
Tripp returns to town, wanting to finish his last year of medical school in
Salem. He's not sure how Kayla will feel about it, since she's in charge at the
hospital. Kayla is supportive, however. Tripp runs into Claire, who apologizes
for everything she did. He forgives her, and they have a fresh start.
Vincent is surprised by Ciara trying to turn things around on him. Shawn and
Jack figure out who Vincent is. 9/9 Ciara is in danger while the search for
Ciara keeps going. 9/10 Philip is disappointed about how things go when he runs
into Belle. Ben tries hard to find Ciara. 9/11 Brady and Kristen argue about
Victor. Sami is put in her place by Marlena. Lani hears something upsetting from
Executive Producer Ken Corday talks about how they've been
preparing to go back to taping the show and the changes they had to make.
They've been working closely with the CDC to make sure everyone is safe. As
reported previously, Greg Vaughan (Eric) and Kristian Alfonso (Hope) are gone,
but the others are coming and going, off and on, like Victoria Konefal (Ciara),
Chandler Massey (Will), Freddie Smith (Sonny), Galen Gering (Rafe), Camila Banus
(Gabi), Marci Miller (Abigail). Sami (Allison Sweeney) and Ava (Tamara Braun)
are returning for a while. He says that there will be a good story with Ava,
Tripp, et al. and that Ava won't just be evil, but more sympathetic. Head Writer
Ron Carlivati shares that the show will be taping a month ahead. They hope to
get even more ahead, just in case. They don't like running re-runs because then
they have to sacrifice advertising dollars. Because the Olympics didn't happen,
they had to do some re-writing because it moved all of their stories two weeks
earlier, including the holidays. He also speaks about the audience worrying
about all the cast changes. It doesn't sound like there's too much to worry
about. They had to let a lot of the actors out of their contracts back in
November, when they hadn't yet been picked up for another season. He says that
there will be great story for Sami. Nicole will still remain married to Eric and
not pursue any new romance any time soon. She will become a surrogate mom to
Allie. With Ciara gona, they'll focus more on Ben and his friendships with Jake,
Marlena and Claire. Co-EP Albert Alarr also spoke about the show returning.
Actors look back on their characters' messy love life, including Bryan
What Will Happen: Ben gets a visit from Jake while in
custody. Tripp is welcomed home by Kayla and Steve. Hope catches up with Jack
Chrishell Stause (ex-Jordan) talks about her divorce from
Justin Hartley (former soap actor, now on "This Is Us") in her reality show
"Selling Sunset." She claims that they had a fight, and then the next thing she
knew, he was texting her that he filed for divorce. Hartley has not commented
publicly on the divorce. His other ex-wife, Lindsay, recently said nice things
about him. He is reportedly dating Sofia Pernas (ex-Marisa, Y&R).
tells Xander and Philip that he wants them to be co-CEO's. Neither of the men is
happy about it.
Belle and Philip run into each other in an unexpected
way. Ben is visited by Jake while in custody. Chad and Abby try to suss out who
poisoned her. Claire finds Tripp.
Ratings for 8/3: 1.29
Adams returns as Tripp 9/4. Abby returns 9/4, played by Marci Miller. Allison
Sweeney (Sami) has signed on for a longer return. She will be back when they
resume filming the show.
Kristen returns 9/3. Brady returns 8/31. Brady
returns to town to check on John, who's been sick in the hospital. Marlena fills
him in, and he promises to stay until John has recovered. He runs into Eric in
the chapel. He tells Eric that he's on the lam with Kristen and their baby for
now. He finds Kristen in his room; she's there to support him, but he thinks
it's too risky.
Will and Sonny leave 9/1. 9/2 Belle and Shawn run into
someone from their past that they don't like. We find out what happened to
Ciara. Ben is assisted by Marlena in his memory search. 9/3 Ciara hears
something shocking from Vincent. Ben remembers something important. 9/4 Gwen
tries to make Chad feel sorry for her. An intruder shocks Kayla and Steve. When
Lani helps Kristen, it upsets Eli.
Jensen Ackles (ex-Eric) will join the
cast of Amazon's "The Boys" in season 3.
The show is given a Thumbs Down!
for Eve torturing Ben.
Fall preview: Sami pulls out a surprise witness in
her court battle with Eric and Nicole that could wreak damage on her family.
John will be very emotional as he recovers. His outburts may bring problems for
his family as he and Marlena learn to cope. Kristen gets caught and may go to
prison. Lani may be able to help her out, which doesn't make Eli happy. They
await the arrival of their twins as well. Ben, Hope and Shawn search for Ciara,
who's been kidnapped. It will end soon. Abby returns and finds Gwen in her
house, trying to make friends with her. She becomes their nanny. Eventually,
we'll see what Gwen's agenda really is. Shawn feels a little jealous of Philip,
but someone else also returns that threatens him and Belle. Xander may try to
sabotage Philip, rather than work with him. Sarah gets caught in the middle
again. Tripp returns for a while, and he may be involved in a larger story.
Bonnie starts to crush on Justin as he helps her with her legal case.
Freddie Smith (Sonny) and Chandler Massey (Will) are interviewed.
Philip's history in Salem is examined.
Actors from each show are quizzed
by their time in school, including Judi Evans (Bonnie), Martha Madison (Belle)
and Robert Scott Wilson (Ben).
What Will Happen: Victor has to decide
something that is difficult. After Justin gets some troubling news, Bonnie
consoles him. Philip gets together with Kate and Lucas.
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