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Days of our Lives
  • Rival Networks Congratulate ‘DAYS’ On Renewal

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    Cliff Lipson/CBS
    Several “Days of our Lives” actors have tweeted short congratulatory messages in support of today’s news that NBC has renewed their series until the 2015-2016 season, but they’re not the only people celebrating the exciting news: Major personalities from the rival soaps have jumped aboard to give shout outs to the iconic soap, as well!
  • ABC Renews ‘General Hospital’ for 2014-2015 Television Season

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    Disney/ABC Television Group
    While it doesn't come as much of a surprise, Deadline Hollywood is reporting that ABC is renewing its commitment to "General Hospital" for the upcoming 2014-15 television season. The "GH" renewal follows the recent two-year "Days of our Lives" renewal by NBC, which was announced today, and last week's renewal of "The Bold and the Beautiful" and "The Young and the Restless" by CBS. Historically, as the network owns "GH" outright, ABC won't necessarily make an "official" announcement as CBS and NBC have for their daytime soaps.
  • NBC Renews ‘Days of our Lives’ Through September 2016; Soap Will Celebrate 50 Years On-Air in 2015

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    Corday Productions, Inc.
    After much anticipation, NBC announced today that it has renewed “Days of our Lives” through the 2015-16 television season. The renewal ensures the soap will celebrate its 50th year on television. The series debuted on November 8, 1965. “‘Days of our Lives’ continues to be a fan favorite for the daytime audience and we are… Read More »
  • Soap Secrets Revealed: ‘GH’s’ Anthony Geary, ‘B&B’s’ John McCook, ‘DAYS’ Casting Director and More Discuss 2013’s Resurgence of The Soaps!

    It seems like just yesterday that the world was ready to nail the lid on the coffin of daytime soap operas. Ratings were low across the board, and a slew of sudsers — “Guiding Light,” “As the World Turns,” “All My Children” and “One Life to Live” — were cancelled, leaving only “Days of our Lives,” “General Hospital,” “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” on the air. But to the surprise of critics and many soap fans, 2013 saw a drastic turnaround: All four remaining soap operas saw a significant increase in ratings, and “The Young and the Restless” once again made a list of the top 10 most-searched television programs of the year, among popular series like “Breaking Bad” and “The Walking Dead.” So why the complete 180 in daytime soap popularity?
  • Former ‘DAYS’ Star Mark Hapka Cast As Lead In New FOX Digital Studio Series ‘Parallels’

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    Jill Johnson/JPI Studios
    According to Deadline Hollywood, former "Days of our Lives" star Mark Hapka (ex-Nathan Horton) has joined the cast of the FOX Digital Studio original sci-fi series, "Parallels."
  • Alison Sweeney Quitting ‘DAYS'; Actress Announces Departure Plans on ‘The Ellen Show’

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    Chris Haston/NBC
    "Days of our Lives" star Alison Sweeney will announce on the Tuesday, January 21 edition of "The Ellen Show" that she will be departing the NBC Daytime drama series after portraying the role of Samantha "Sami" Brady for 21 consecutive years. Sweeney's contract is set to expire in December 2014, according to published reports.
  • TONIGHT OnTV: Catch ‘Hunt for the Labyrinth Killer’ Starring Former ‘AMC’ and ‘DAYS’ Actors

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    Lara Solanki/Lifetime
    In case you missed it last year when it premiered on Lifetime Movie Network, LMN has scheduled several re-airings of "Hunt for the Labyrinth Killer," which stars former "All My Children" actor Michael Nouri (ex-Caleb Cortlandt) as a retired and respected judge accused of being Daedalus, a serial killer infamous for luring his victims to their deaths through labyrinth traps.
  • Bye Bye Banus! Actress Films Final ‘DAYS’ Episode

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    Benjamin Cohen/NBC
    Friday, January 17 marked the final tape date for "Days of our Lives'" Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez), who joined the soap in October 2010. The actress announced plans to depart the soap in an August 2013 interview with Soap Opera Uncensored.
  • DAYS Promo: Gabi, Kate and Sami Are In For A Big Surprise!

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    NBC Universal
    Next week on NBC's "Days of our Lives," Gabi (Camila Banus) and Will (Guy Wilson) get ready to christen their child with their whole family all in attendance to celebrate, but a surprise guest may have other plans in store.
  • RATINGS: Polar Vortex Continues to Help Soaps

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    Soap Opera Network
    Ratings Report for the Week of January 6-10, 2014