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Days of our Lives

Legion College

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – “Days of our Lives” makes massive changes to its writing staff.

Breakdown writer Victor Gialanella and scripts writers Pete T. Rich, Roger Schroeder, Nancy Williams Watt and Lacey Dyer have been let go – all of them joined under the previous writing regime.    Joining “DAYS” is breakdown Dave Ryan, and scripts writers Melissa Salmons and Janet Iacobuzio.

Over at “The Young and The Restless,” Jeff Beldner has joined as a breakdown writer. Beldner was at “All My Children” (1989 – 1998, 2001- 2011) and “As The World Turns” (1998-2001).

For discussion on these topics and more, join us in the Writers/Directors thread at the SON Community.



Disney/ABC Television Group

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of May 21-25, 2012

NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings.  Thank you.

Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings

(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)

Total Viewers
1. Y&R 4,288,000 (+33,000/-359,000)
2. B&B 3,078,000 (-4,000/+246,000)
3. GH 2,368,000 (+29,000/-80,000)
4. DAYS 2,294,000 (-64,000/-47,000)

Households
1. Y&R 3.2/11 (-.1/-.2)
2. B&B 2.3/8 (-.1/+.2)
3. GH 1.8/5 (same/-.1)
4. DAYS 1.7/6 (-.1/same)

Women 18-49 Viewers
1. Y&R 822,000 (-5,000/-143,000)
2. B&B 680,000 (+16,000/+143,000)
3. GH 603,000 (+8,000/-70,000)
4. DAYS 480,000 (-32,000/-150,000)

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.3/9 (same/-.2)
2. B&B 1.1/7 (+.1/+.3)
3. GH 0.9/6 (same/-.1)
4. DAYS 0.7/5 (-.1/-.3) <—– ties low

Women 18-34 Rating
1. DAYS 0.5 (+.1/-.1)
1. B&B 0.5 (+.1/same)
1. GH 0.5 (same/same)
1. Y&R 0.5 (same/-.4) <—— ties low (3rd straight week)

Men 18+ Viewers
1. Y&R 868,000 (-30,000/-157,000)
2. B&B 590,000 (-32,000/-5,000)
3. DAYS 438,000 (-38,000/-84,000)
4. GH 434,000 (-19,000/-1,000)

Day-To-Day Ratings – HH/Total Viewers

B&B
Monday: 2.4/3,179,000
Tuesday: 2.2/2,868,000
Wednesday: 2.3/3,156,000
Thursday: 2.2/2,954,000
Friday: 2.3/3,231,000

DAYS
Monday: 1.8/2,405,000
Tuesday: 1.9/2,441,000
Wednesday: 1.7/2,301,000
Thursday: 1.7/2,222,000
Friday: 1.6/2,101,000

GH
Monday: 1.8/2,338,000
Tuesday: 1.7/2,300,000
Wednesday: 1.9/2,529,000
Thursday: 1.8/2,439,000
Friday: 1.7/2,235,000

Y&R
Monday: 3.3/4,306,000
Tuesday: 3.1/4,209,000
Wednesday: 3.2/4,308,000
Thursday: 3.2/4,290,000
Friday: 3.3/4,328,000

For the SEASON September 19, 2011 through May 27, 2012

Households
1. Y&R 3.6
2. B&B 2.4
3. DAYS 2.0
4. GH 1.9

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.6
2. GH 1.1
2. B&B 1.1
4. DAYS 1.0

Ratings Archive

 

 



(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of May 14-18, 2012

NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings.  Thank you.

Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings

(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)

Total Viewers
1. Y&R 4,255,000 (-64,000/-643,000)
2. B&B 3,082,000 (+20,000/+235,000)
3. DAYS 2,358,000 (-76,000/+17,000)
4. GH 2,339,000 (-103,000/-238,000)

Households
1. Y&R 3.3/11 (+.1/-.2)
2. B&B 2.4/8 (+.1/+.3)
3. DAYS 1.8/6 (same/same)
3. GH 1.8/6 (-.1/-.1)

Women 18-49 Viewers
1. Y&R 827,000 (-37,000/-119,000)
2. B&B 664,000 (-9,000/+145,000)
3. GH 595,000 (-48,000/-126,000)
4. DAYS 512,000 (-32,000/-157,000)

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.3/9 (same/-.1)
2. B&B 1.0/7 (-.1/+.2)
3. GH 0.9/6 (-.1/-.2)
4. DAYS 0.8/5 (-.1/-.2)

Women 18-34 Rating
1. GH 0.5 (-.1/-.1)
1. Y&R 0.5 (same/-.3) <—— ties low (2nd straight week)
3. DAYS 0.4 (-.1/-.2) <—— ties low
3. B&B 0.4 (same/-.1)

Men 18+ Viewers
1. Y&R 898,000 (-14,000/-176,000)
2. B&B 622,000 (+12,000/+42,000)
3. DAYS 476,000 (+25,000/-43,000)
4. GH 453,000 (-8,000/-25,000)

Day-To-Day Ratings – HH/Total Viewers

B&B
Monday: 2.4/3,200,000
Tuesday: 2.3/2,920,000
Wednesday: 2.4/3,210,000
Thursday: 2.3/3,060,000
Friday: 2.4/3,019,000

DAYS
Monday: 1.9/2,502,000
Tuesday: 1.9/2,356,000
Wednesday: 1.8/2,400,000
Thursday: 1.8/2,295,000
Friday: 1.6/2,235,000

GH
Monday: 2.0/2,500,000
Tuesday: 1.9/2,441,000
Wednesday: 1.8/2,346,000
Thursday: 1.7/2,253,000
Friday: 1.7/2,157,000

Y&R
Monday: 3.2/4,211,000
Tuesday: 3.3/4,053,000
Wednesday: 3.3/4,369,000
Thursday: 3.4/4,531,000
Friday: 3.2/4,113,000

For the SEASON September 19, 2011 through May 20, 2012

Households
1. Y&R 3.6
2. B&B 2.4
3. DAYS 2.0
4. GH 1.9

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.6
2. GH 1.1
2. B&B 1.1
4. DAYS 1.0

Ratings Archive

 



Disney/ABC Television Group

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of May 7-11 2012
NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings.  Thank you.
Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings
(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)

Total Viewers
1. Y&R 4,319,000 (+26,000/-311,000)
2. B&B 3,062,000 (-49,0000/+272,000)
3. GH 2,442,000 (+34,000/+71,000)
4. DAYS 2,434,000 (+103,000/-55,000)


Households
1. Y&R 3.2/11 (same/-.1)
2. B&B 2.3/8 (same/+.3)
3. GH 1.9/6 (+.1/+.1)
4. DAYS 1.8/6 (same/-.1)


Women 18-49 Viewers
1. Y&R 864,000 (+13,000/-18,000)
2. B&B 673,000 (-49,000/+174,000)
3. GH 643,000 (+18,000/+1,000)
4. DAYS 544,000 (+36,000/-145,000)


Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.3/9 (same/same)
2. B&B 1.1/7 (same/+.3)
3. GH 1.0/7 (same/same)
4. DAYS 0.9/6 (+.1/-.1)

Women 18-34 Rating
1. GH 0.6 (+.1/+.1)
2. DAYS 0.5 (same/-.2)
2. Y&R 0.5 (-.1/-.2) ——-> ties low
4. B&B 0.4 (-.2/-.1)

Men 18+ Viewers
1. Y&R 912,000 (-32,000/+170,000)
2. B&B 610,000 (-3,000/+32,000)
3. GH 461,000 (-1,000/+45,000)
4. DAYS 451,000 (-28,000/-111,000)

Day-To-Day Ratings – HH/Total Viewers
B&B
Monday: 2.4/3,189,000
Tuesday: 2.3/3,046,000
Wednesday: 2.4/3,060,000
Thursday: 2.2/2,892,000
Friday: 2.2/3,124,000
DAYS
Monday: 2.0/2,689,000
Tuesday: 1.8/2,531,000
Wednesday: 1.8/2,360,000
Thursday: 1.9/2,326,000
Friday: 1.7/2,262,000
GH
Monday: 1.9/2,452,000
Tuesday: 1.9/2,571,000
Wednesday: 1.9/2,378,000
Thursday: 1.9/2,427,000
Friday: 1.8/2,377,000
Y&R
Monday: 3.4/4,447,000
Tuesday: 3.3/4,505,000
Wednesday: 3.2/4,254,000
Thursday: 3.1/4,142,000
Friday: 3.1/4,248,000
For the SEASON September 19, 2011 through May 13, 2012

Households
1. Y&R 3.6
2. B&B 2.4
3. DAYS 2.0
4. GH 1.9

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.6
2. GH 1.1
2. B&B 1.1
4. DAYS 1.0


Legion College

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – The new writing regime of  Gary Tomlin and Chris Whitesell make their first changes to the “Days of our Lives” writing staff.

As expected, Tomlin’s long time friend, Fran Myers, returns as script editor.  This will be Myers’ 4th stint as the “DAYS” script editor: 1999-2003, August-September 2004, and October 13, 2008 – August 25, 2011.   Jeanne Marie Ford moves from script editor to script writer.

Breakdown writers Lisa Connor and Elizabeth Snyder have exited the show.

For discussion on these topics and more, join us in the Writers/Directors thread at the SON Community.

 

 



(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of April 30 – May 4, 2012

NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings.  Thank you.

Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings

(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)

Total Viewers
1. Y&R 4,293,000 (-152,000/-250,000)
2. B&B 3,111,000 (+73,000/+288,000)
3. GH 2,408,000 (+53,000/+29,000)
4. DAYS 2,331,000 (-52,000/+92,000)

Households
1. Y&R 3.2/11 (-.1/-.1)
2. B&B 2.3/8 (same/+.3)
3. DAYS 1.8/6 (same/+.1)
3. GH 1.8/6 (same/same)

Women 18-49 Viewers
1. Y&R 851,000 (-22,000/-85,000)
2. B&B 722,000 (+37,000/+188,000)
3. GH 625,000 (+66,000/-36,000)
4. DAYS 508,000 (-18,000/-143,000)

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.3/9 (-.1/-.1)
2. B&B 1.1/8 (same/+.3)
3. GH 1.0/6 (+.1/same)
4. DAYS 0.8/5 (same/-.2)

Women 18-34 Rating
1. B&B 0.6 (+.1/+.2)
1. Y&R 0.6 (same/-.2)
3. GH 0.5 (same/-.1)
3. DAYS 0.5 (same/-.1)

Men 18+ Viewers
1. Y&R 944,000 (-34,000/-126,000)
2. B&B 613,000 (+1,000/-46,000)
3. DAYS 479,000 (-34,000/-40,000)
4. GH 462,000 (+2,000/+60,000)

Day-To-Day Ratings – HH/Total Viewers

B&B
Monday: 2.5/3,399,000
Tuesday: 2.4/3,137,000
Wednesday: 2.3/3,156,000
Thursday: 2.2/2,930,000
Friday: 2.2/2,934,000

DAYS
Monday: 1.8/2,453,000
Tuesday: 1.8/2,313,000
Wednesday: 1.7/2,284,000
Thursday: 1.8/2,330,000
Friday: 1.7/2,272,000

GH
Monday: 1.9/2,443,000
Tuesday: 1.8/2,375,000
Wednesday: 1.9/2,391,000
Thursday: 1.8/2,323,000
Friday: 1.9/2,508,000

Y&R
Monday: 3.5/4,591,000
Tuesday: 3.2/4,243,000
Wednesday: 3.3/4,383,000
Thursday: 3.1/4,122,000
Friday: 3.1/4,127,000

For the SEASON September 19, 2011 through May 6, 2012

Households
1. Y&R 3.6
2. B&B 2.5
3. DAYS 2.0
4. GH 1.9

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.6
2. GH 1.1
2. B&B 1.1
4. DAYS 1.0


Ratings Archive

 

 



Robert Erdmann

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “Days of Our Lives” DVR Alerts for the Week of May 14, 2012.

DAYS OF OUR LIVES: DVR ALERTS

  • Monday: EJ issues a warning to Stefano. Will Bo and Hope be caught in the act? Roman offers his unsolicited advice to both Rafe and Carrie. Lexie makes a request of Cameron.
  • Tuesday: Will’s seething anger at Sami spills over and he drops a second bombshell on his mother – he’s gay! John and Marlena meet resistance from Shane. Gabi realizes deceit is a difficult road to travel.
  • Wednesday: Lucas and Will have an honest discussion in the wake of Will’s confession. EJ gives Sami good advice. John, Bo, Hope and Rafe’s plan appears to go awry. EJ’s determination unsettles Nicole. Ian sabotages Brady.
  • Thursday: John, Bo, Hope and Rafe struggle to regain the upperhand. Lucas warns Sami to get her act together after she further infuriates Will by once again making everything about her own issues. The men in Lexie’s life arrange a huge surprise.
  • Friday: Stefano is in for the shock of his life. Marlena’s question rattles a sick Carrie. Lucas watches as Sami leans on EJ for support. Maggie overhears Victor making a shocking confession.


Disney/ABC Television Group

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “General Hospital” leads the way with 23 nominations, followed by “The Young and The Restless” with 16, “Days of our Lives” with 15.  Tied with 11 nominations were “One Life to Live”, “All My Children” and “The Bold and The Beautiful”.

OUTSTANDING DRAMA

All My Children

Days of Our Lives

General Hospital

The Young and the Restless

 

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES WRITING TEAM

All My Children

Days of Our Lives

General Hospital

The Young and the Restless

 

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES DIRECTING TEAM

The Bold and The Beautiful

General Hospital

One Life To Live

The Young and the Restless

 

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

CRYSTAL CHAPPELL, as Dr. Carly Manning
Days of our Lives, NBC

DEBBIE MORGAN, as Angie Hubbard
All My Children, ABC

ERIKA SLEZAK, as Viki Lord
One Life to Live, ABC

HEATHER TOM, as Katie Logan Spencer
The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS

LAURA WRIGHT, as Carly Corinthos Jax
General Hospital, ABC

 

OUTSTANDING LEAD ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

MAURICE BERNARD, as Michael “Sonny” Corinthos, Jr.
General Hospital, ABC

ANTHONY GEARY, as Luke Spencer
General Hospital, ABC

JOHN MCCOOK, as Eric Forrester
The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS

DARNELL WILLIAMS, as Jesse Hubbard
All My Children, ABC

ROBERT S. WOODS, as Bo Buchanan
One Life to Live, ABC

 

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

MELISSA CLAIRE EGAN, as Annie Chandler
All My Children, ABC

GENIE FRANCIS, as Genevieve Atkinson
The Young and the Restless, CBS

NANCY LEE GRAHN, as Alexis Davis
General Hospital, ABC

ELIZABETH HENDRICKSON, as Chloe Mitchell
The Young and the Restless, CBS

REBECCA HERBST, as Elizabeth Webber
General Hospital, ABC

 

OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

BRADFORD ANDERSON, as Damien Spinelli
General Hospital, ABC

MATTHEW ASHFORD, as Jack Deveraux
Days of our Lives, NBC

SEAN BLAKEMORE, as Shawn Butler
General Hospital, ABC

JONATHAN JACKSON, as Lucky Spencer
General Hospital, ABC

JASON THOMPSON, as Patrick Drake
General Hospital, ABC

 

OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTRESS IN A DRAMA SERIES

MOLLY BURNETT, as Melanie Layton
Days of our Lives, NBC

SHELLEY HENNIG, as Stephanie Johnson
Days of our Lives, NBC

CHRISTEL KHALIL, as Lily Winters
The Young and the Restless, CBS

JACQUELINE MACINNES WOOD, as Steffy Forrester
The Bold and the Beautiful, CBS

 

OUTSTANDING YOUNGER ACTOR IN A DRAMA SERIES

EDDIE ALDERSON, as Matthew Buchanan
One Life To Live, ABC

CHAD DUELL, as Michael Corinthos
General Hospital, ABC

CHANDLER MASSEY, as Will Horton
Days of our Lives, NBC

NATHAN PARSONS, as Ethan Lovett
General Hospital, ABC

 

Full list of nominations can be read here.

 

 

 



Corday Productions/Sony Pictures Television

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Ratings Report for the Week of April 23-27, 2012

NOTE: Please do not copy and paste the entire ratings.  Thank you.

Numbers are based on Live+Same Day ratings

(Compared to Last Week/Compared to Last Year)

Total Viewers
1. Y&R 4,445,000 (+141,000/-370,000)
2. B&B 3,038,000 (+56,000/-1,000)
3. DAYS 2,383,000 (+7,000/-16,000)
4. GH 2,355,000 (+127,000/-169,000)

Households
1. Y&R 3.3/11 (+.1/-.1)
2. B&B 2.3/8 (same/+.1)
3. DAYS 1.8/6 (same/same)
3. GH 1.8/5 (+.1/-.1)

Women 18-49 Viewers
1. Y&R 873,000 (-27,000/-53,000)
2. B&B 685,000 (-30,000/+99,000)
3. GH 559,000 (-19,000/-117,000)
4. DAYS 526,000 (+7,000/-140,000)

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.4/9 (same/same)
2. B&B 1.1/7 (same/+.2)
3. GH 0.9/6 (same/-.1)
4. DAYS 0.8/6 (same/-.2)

Women 18-34 Rating
1. Y&R 0.6 (same/-.3)
2. DAYS 0.5 (+.1/-.1)
2. B&B 0.5 (same/same)
2. GH 0.5 (+.1/same)

Men 18+ Viewers
1. Y&R 978,000 (+64,000/-146,000)
2. B&B 612,000 (+63,000/-74,000)
3. DAYS 513,000 (+9,000/-21,000)
4. GH 460,000 (+58,000/+12,000)

Day-To-Day Ratings – HH/Total Viewers

B&B
Monday: 2.5/3,209,000
Tuesday: 2.3/3,121,000
Wednesday: 2.2/2,939,000
Thursday: 2.2/2,888,000
Friday: 2.2/3,032,000

DAYS
Monday: 2.0/2,565,000
Tuesday: 1.8/2,425,000
Wednesday: 1.7/2,258,000
Thursday: 1.8/2,279,000
Friday: 1.8/2,387,000

GH
Monday: 1.9/2,522,000
Tuesday: 1.7/2,217,000
Wednesday: 1.8/2,363,000
Thursday: 1.8/2,391,000
Friday: 1.7/2,283,000

Y&R
Monday: 3.4/4,561,000
Tuesday: 3.4/4,640,000
Wednesday: 3.2/4,174,000
Thursday: 3.1/4,292,000
Friday: 3.3/4,558,000

For the SEASON September 19, 2011 through April 29, 2012

Households
1. Y&R 3.6
2. B&B 2.5
3. DAYS 2.0
4. GH 1.9

 

Women 18-49 Rating
1. Y&R 1.6
2. GH 1.1
2. B&B 1.1
4. DAYS 1.0

Ratings Archive

 



NBC

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — “Days of Our Lives” DVR Alerts for the Week of May 7, 2012.

DAYS OF OUR LIVES: DVR ALERTS

  • Monday: Roman is stunned in the aftermath of the explosion. An extreme plan is put in motion. Shane and Roman deliver devestating news to Salem. Both Will and Lucas decide it’s time to come clean. Lexie makes a decision about her future.
  • Tuesday: Shane and Roman struggle with the mission at hand. An appauled EJ confronts Stefano about the explosion. Stefano angrily confronts Harmon. Kate finds it increasingly difficult to resist Ian’s advances.
  • Wednesday: Emotions run high through Salem as the town prepares to say their goodbyes. Victor and Chad face off. EJ questions what is really going on after walking in on an intense scene between Will and Stefano. Stefano is faced with what he’s done.
  • Thursday: Two of Salem’s finest decide to stop fighting their feelings. Sami continues to struggle with regrets. Roman shocks the mourning residents of Salem. John, Marlena, Bo, Hope, Rafe and Carrie come to an alarming determination about their next step.
  • Friday: A secret is revealed as Sami and Will continue to clash. With Billie’s help, the “dead” Salemites move to create a divide between the Dimera men. Austin prepares to surprise Carrie, but it’s Austin who is in for a surprise. Abe’s heart breaks.








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