Christopher Whitesell

  • ‘Y&R’ Wins 2013 Writers Guild Award

    At the 2013 Writers Guild Awards, "The Young and The Restless" beat out "Days of our Lives" and "One Life To Live" for their fifth win. The show previously won in 2003, 2006, 2008, and 2010.

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    Disney/ABC Television Group

    Marlene McPherson Named Head Writer of ‘All My Children’

    On Tuesday, January 22, Prospect Park provided soap fans with casting, writing and production updates for its soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live." While the company officially confirmed that Susie Bedsow Horgan and Thom Racina would...

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    Legion College

    2013 Writers Guild Awards Nominations

    The Writers Guild of America have announced the nominations for the 2013 Writers Guild Awards.  In the Daytime Drama category, “Days Of Our Lives,” “One Life To Live,” and “The Young and The Restless” were nominated.  Winners will be...

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    Legion College

    Inside The Writers Room: May Edition

    The new writing regime of Gary Tomlin and Chris Whitesell make their first changes to the "Days of our Lives" writing staff.

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    Corday Productions, Inc.

    ‘Days of our Lives’ Headed For a Massacre?

    TV Guide's Michael Logan got the first real interview with "Days of our Lives" Co-Executive Producer Greg Meng, just days after the soap fired its head writing team and replaced them with the team of Gary Tomlin and Christopher...

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    Thomas Montalto/MontaltoPhotos.com

    ‘Days of our Lives’ Issues Statement on New Writing Regime

    Editor's Note: The information is clearly outdated at this point, but "Days of our Lives" issued the following statement to Soap Opera Network just a short time ago announcing (what we've already previously reported), that Gary Tomlin and Christopher...

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    Corday Productions, Inc.

    ‘Days of our Lives’ Put on Notice by NBC?

    On the heels of "Days of our Lives" replacing the head writing team of Marlene McPherson and Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr. with a new head writing team consisting of Gary Tomlin and Christopher Whitesell, TV Guide's Stephen Battaglio is...

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    Gary Tomlin (Photo: Aaron Montgomery/JPI)

    Multiple Emmy Award Winning Writer Lorraine Broderick Joins ‘DAYS’

    With news of Gary Tomlin and Christopher Whitesell's ascension to the top of the "Days of our Lives" writing team after the NBC daytime soap let go Marlene McPherson and Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr., less than a year after...

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    Thomas A. Montalto/Montalto Photos

    Marlene McPherson Tweets About Ouster from ‘Days of our Lives’

    Earlier today Soap Opera Network broke the story that NBC's "Days of our Lives" has decided to end its relationship with co-head writers Marlene McPherson and Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr. The female half of the dynamic team has now...

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    Corday Productions, Inc.

    BREAKING NEWS: ‘DAYS’ Gets New Head Writing Team

    Soap Opera Network has learned that Marlene McPherson and Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr. were fired and replaced by Gary Tomlin and Christopher Whitesell.