Actress Jen Lilley exits Days of Our Lives as Theresa Donovan on Friday, November 18, and her leading man Eric Martsolf (Brady) believes her departure will leave a huge void in Salem.
“Jen leaving is a loss to the show,” says Martsolf. “She’s adorable, and nobody in the building works harder than she does. Jen just loves the industry. When she throws herself into a job, she takes everything and tosses it in the basket. She did a really great job with her last scenes.”
Those scenes, which facilitate Theresa’s exit from Salem, are highly emotional.
“I think the fans are really going to enjoy what Jen brings to the canvas… It’s intense,” promises Martsolf, noting that Lilley definitely rises to the occasion. “She has those big doe eyes. When they fill up with tears, pools of water come out of them,” says the actor. “You can’t help but get drawn in. I miss those eyes a lot.”
Never Can Say Goodbye
Those scenes, of course, were taped some six months earlier, due to DAYS’ advance schedule, after which Lilley departed the show’s studios for what seems like the final time.
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