Articles for Days of our Lives Season 42

Yahoo has released it yearly top 10 searches for various areas including TV. The complete list can be found here. Did your favorite show make it? Read on to find out. Read more »
Edward Mallory, most known for his role on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives, died at the age of 76, after succumbing to a number of illnesses that have yet to be named. He left behind his wife and former Days of Our Lives co-star Suzanne Zenor, and his son, John Mallory Asher (with actress Joyce Bulifant). Zenor had been unwilling to disclose what exactly led to Mallory’s demise on April 4, 2007. Mallory had been a familiar face in primetime television, having joined the cast of Days of our Lives in 1966. He replaced actor Paul Carr as Dr. Bill Horton during the daytime drama’s second season, and eventually left the show in 1980. Actor Chris Stone then took over the role after Mallory’s departure. Read more »
In an attempt to address the series’ declining ratings, Days of Our Lives will be cooking up some changes in its upcoming episodes. And to jolt up the plot, the long-running soap opera will be bringing back some of its most notorious characters just like Stefano DiMera, played by Joseph Mascolo. Of course, the come back of Stefano will also entail to the return of some members of the DiMera clan. Read on to find out more about Mascolo’s return. Read more »
Jason Brooks was most known for playing Peter Blake on the soap opera Days of Our Lives. As the character Peter Blake, he graced the show from 1993 to 1998, and even won a Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Villain. Throughout his 5-year stint on the program, he performed various felonious acts such as planned John Black’s murder, ran drugs through the Blue Moon club, used special paint to make Laura think she was crazy, shot and killed Jude St. Clair to keep his secrets hidden, and tried to kidnap Jennifer after she left him. In addition, he also tried to kill Bo Brady, Hope Brady and Jennifer Horton, and took Jennifer’s funeral hostage with a shotgun. Read more »
James Acheson became a household name when he was cast on NBC’s Days of Our Lives, a soap opera that revolves around families of the fictional town of Salem. He entered the plot as Jack Deveraux, who was originally portrayed by Joseph Adams. As a politically ambitious newspaper reporter from a well-off family, he entered the scene as an outright villain. Eventually, he established himself as a main character through his heroic yet arrogant and self-loathing persona, and undying love for Jennifer Horton. Read more »
Following his emergency heart valve replacement surgery on May 24th, Days of Our Lives star James Reynolds spent ten days in the hospital before finally being sent home to his wife, Lissa, to continue his journey to recovery. Reynolds, who portrays Abe Carver on the daytime series, was suffering from a heart birth defect known as pulmonary valve stenosis. The condition, which occurs in one out of ten children, is characterized by a narrowing of the pulmonary valve, which in turn causes a constriction that compels the heart to pump blood harder through the valve. Read more »
Brandon Beemer has come a long way from his humble beginnings as a former driver for the local Coca Cola bottling plant in Eugene, Oregon. The young talented actor has since then made a name for himself in both film and television and currently plays Shawn Brady on NBC’s number-one daytime drama, Days of our Lives. Brandon was kind enough to take some time out of his hectic filming schedule to talk to us at BuddyTV about his young career, Days of our Lives, and his character, Shawn Brady. Read the full interview transcript and listen to the mp3 audio below. Read more »
Taylors Youth Association, a non-profit youth football and cheerleading organization that teaches today’s youth to engage in good sportsmanship, physical fitness and teamwork through organized sports, has decided to come up with the first ever Days into Night - Celebrity Charity Event.Days into Night - Celebrity Charity Event, which comes from the creators of Celebrity Softball, a 20-year tradition in Greenville, South Carolina, will feature cast members on the soap opera Days of Our Lives. Read more »
Kristian Alfonso has other things keeping her busy besides acting on the soap opera Days of Our Lives. She has come up with her own clothing and jewelry line, which she will extensively launch on the Home Shopping Network on July 23 and 24.Alfonso, a 43-year old native of Brockton, Massachusetts, is an actress currently playing Hope Brady on Days of Our Lives. Her other acting credits include Falcon Crest, MacGyver, Day of Redemption, Whatever Happened to Bobby Earl, Melrose Place, and Baywatch among others. Read more »
In May, actor Thaao Penghlis again made his way back to the long-running daytime drama series, Days of Our Lives, and recently, the 61-year-old actor opened up about returning to the show and sharing the small screen once again with fellow Days of Our Lives stars Joseph Mascolo and Leann Hunley. Penghlis, who was born in Sydney, Australia, started appearing as Tony DiMera in the daytime series in 1981. His character is the son of Stefano DiMera (Mascolo) and ex-husband of Anne Fredericks (Hunley). All three left the show at different points in time, but their reunion has made Penghlis’ comeback a more delightful experience. Read more »
For the past few months, stars of the popular daytime drama, Days of Our Lives, have been out and about, to the delight of the fans.  Some have done public appearances for personal projects, while others have been spotted on several television productions and advertisements. Those who missed the soap celebrity appearances need not feel frustrated, as more stars are scheduled to appear in other media in the late summer and fall. Read more »
The beautiful Rachel Melvin got her start in independent film, but soon found her footing in the world of daytime television.  Now a fixture on Days of Our Lives as Chelsea Brady, Rachel has also appeared in prime time (Summerland, 8 Simple Rules).  Melvin‘s career is on its way up, and you can expect to see her in television and film for the next couple decades.  Rachel was kind enough to stop by and speak with us earlier this week and discuss her career‘s beginnings and her time on Days of Our Lives.Below you will find both the written transcript and full mp3 audio of the interview. Read more »
Nowadays, many networks have already resorted to other means of disseminating and promoting its television programs. Most recently, Days of Our Lives has penetrated the world of portable media players since its episodes are now readily available through iPods. Two years ago, NBC has hinted on the need to find alternative ways to distribute its soaps including Days of Our Lives. "We‘re going into this future of television [which is] going to be changing very drastically in the next five years in all of the dayparts," NBC entertainment president Kevin Reilly has said during Days‘ 40th anniversary celebration. "You see the iPod deals, watching shows on people‘s cell phones... and we‘re going to be working very hard to figure out how [to] keep this great franchise alive." Read more »

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