BREAKING NEWS: Shake Up at DAYS! Maxam OUT! De Cazotte IN! - Soap Opera Network
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BREAKING NEWS: Shake Up at DAYS! Maxam OUT! De Cazotte IN!

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(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — EXCLUSIVE! Sources have confirmed to Soap Opera Network that “” has fired Co-Executive Producer . His replacement will be former “” Executive Producer .

This comes as a shocking development as Maxam was named Co-Executive Producer this past June, along with , who will remain as Co-Executive Producer.

De Cazotte was the Executive Producer of “Passions” for the show’s entire run (July 5, 1999 – August 7, 2008).   This reunites her with former “Passions” writers and current  “DAYS” Co-Head Writers , Jr.  and .

De Cazotte began her soap opera career as an intern for “” in the early 1980’s and worked her way up to Coordinating Producer before leaving in 1991 to join “Santa Barabara” as a Producer.   When “” ended in 1993, she joined “” where she was a Coordinating Producer and later Supervising Producer. In 1996, De Cazotte left “AMC” to help start NBC’s new soap opera “” where she worked as a Producer and Supervising Producer. In 1998, De Cazotte was chosen to be the Executive Producer of another new NBC soap, “Passions.”   After “Passions” ended, De Cazotte was name the Executive Producer for the second season of SOAPnet’s “General Hospistal: Night Shift” (July 22, 2008 – October 21, 2008). In 2009, she returned to “” as a Producer and worked there for a year.

De Cazotte is a graduate of Fordham University and has 4 Daytime Emmy nominations.

Stay tuned to Soap Opera Network as more details become available.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/owen.ground Owen Ground

    This makes me excited! I am a huuuuuge Passions fan! Lisa was a great show runner for that show’s 9-year run. Hopefully combining her executive producing with Darrell and Marlene’s head writing will make for a dynamic, exciting show. RIP JER, you are the reason I watch soap operas.