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

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    Thomas A. Montalto/Montalto Photos
    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 spoken out against the decision by revealing that the two weren't given enough of a chance to develop the soap to where they wanted it to go thanks to network interference.
  • BREAKING NEWS: ‘DAYS’ Gets New Head Writing Team

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    Soap Opera Network has learned that Marlene McPherson and Darrell Ray Thomas, Jr. were fired and replaced by Gary Tomlin and Christopher Whitesell.
  • Renee Jones Leaving ‘Days of our Lives’

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    Mitchell Haaseth/NBC
    Renee Jones has made one of the most daring decisions of her life. The "Days of our Lives" actress has decided to quit acting and leave the NBC daytime soap after a 20-year career that has spawned one of the longest and most successful pairings in daytime with her character Lexie Carver and James Reynolds' Abe Carver.
  • DAYS Promo: Week of April 2, 2012

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    "Days of our Lives" Weekly Promo for the Week of April 2, 2012.
  • Ratings: Y&R/GH/DAYS Hit New Lows; Awful Week for Daytime

    Ratings Report for the Week of March 19-23, 2012
  • By The Numbers: The Demise of Soap Opera Weekly

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    Photo Credit: American Media, Inc.
    Although the likelihood was expected thanks to the loss of long-time soaps "All My Children" and "One Life to Live" in 2011 and 2012, which were preceded by the departures of "Guiding Light" and "As The World Turns" in 2009 and 2010, news broke on Thursday, March 22 that after 22 years in publication Soap Opera Weekly would end its successful run as one of the premier soap opera magazines. The final decision to end the mag was just one of many blows the soap opera industry has felt in as many years. Soap Opera Network takes a by the numbers look at Weekly and how its readership levels helped lead to its ultimate demise.
  • Ratings: Good Week for B&B

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    Bell-Phillip Television Productions
    Ratings Report for the Week of March 12-16, 2012
  • Ratings: All Soaps Down in Total Viewers

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    Bell-Phillip Television Productions
    Ratings Report for the Week of March 5-9 2012
  • Inside The Writers Room: March Edition

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    Legion College
    Two more long time "General Hospital" writers leave.
  • Ratings: Good Week For DAYS/GH

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    Ratings Report for the Week of February 27 - March 2, 2012