Who’s coming and who’s going from Days of our Lives (DOOL)? Are any of your favorite performers from yesteryear returning to the daytime drama, this week, or in the not too far off future?
Days of our Lives C&G News
Have any new actors or actresses been cast on the show in contract, recurring, or day player roles? Are any well-remembered stars from other soaps, past or present, about to join the Days of our Lives fold in surprising new parts? Here’s the latest casting news from the NBC soap.
The week of January 17, 2022
On the heels of Patrika Darbo’s return as Chloe Lane’s (Nadia Bjorlin) mother, Nancy Wesley, comes the news that Kevin Spirtas is resurrecting his role as Craig Wesley, Nancy’s husband, and Chloe’s father. Look for Craig, who was last seen by DAYS fans in the DOOL App series Last Blast Reunion in 2019-20, to arrive in Salem on Friday, January 21.
ER alumna Ellen Crawford continues her stint as Mother Superior at a convent in Italy. She’ll air on Tuesday, January 18, and Wednesday, January 19.
Jay DeVon Johnson has been portraying Judge Kirk Barnes, the official presiding over EJ DiMera’s (Dan Feuerriegel) trial. He makes more appearances on Monday, January 17, and Thursday, January 20.
Meanwhile, on the exit front, Kyle Lowder has wrapped up his latest stint as Rex Brady. As always, the door remains open for the character to return at a later date.
Days of our Lives History
DAYS made its debut in 1965 and is one of the longest-running daytime soap operas in American history. It has outlasted other soaps to become a mainstay for many households. Needless to say, decades of storylines have kept viewers locked in and wanting more.
From Sami Brady’s (Alison Sweeney) crazy schemes to Victor Kiriakis’s (John Aniston) one-liners to the epic love story of John Black (Drake Hogestyn) and Marlena Evans (Deidre Hall), DAYS knows how to entertain and keep fans coming back for more. Fans love their daytime soap operas and the excitement in Salem is non-stop.
Current Soap Operas
DAYS is one of four soap operas currently on the air. The other three daytime dramas include General Hospital (GH), The Young and the Restless (YR), and The Bold and the Beautiful (BB). Days of our Lives (DAYS) airs weekdays on NBC. Check your local listings for airtimes.
Days of our Lives (DOOL) airs weekdays on NBC. Check your local listings for airtimes. For more about what’s coming up in Salem, check out all the latest that’s been posted on DAYS spoilers, and for an in-depth look at the show’s history, click here.