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‘Days of Our Lives’ Moving to Peacock From NBC

An era is ending at NBC. Days of Our Lives, the longest-running entertainment series the network has ever aired, will leave the network in September. Its new home will be on NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming platform, beginning Sept. 12. NBC will fill the daytime spot vacated by Days with NBC News Daily, an hour-long show anchored […]

Daytime Emmys: ‘The Young and the Restless’ Leads 2022 Nominations

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has announced the nominees for the 2022 Daytime Emmy Awards, set to air on CBS on June 24 and stream on Paramount+. Three nominees for outstanding drama series lead the nominations: CBS’ The Young and the Restless with 18 nods, ABC’s General Hospital with 17 and NBC’s […]

Second ‘Days of Our Lives’ Miniseries Heads to Peacock

Days of Our Lives will launch a second miniseries on Peacock — and bring along two beloved former stars of the daytime drama. Peacock has ordered a second installment of Days of Our Lives: Beyond Salem. The five-episode miniseries will run over a week beginning July 11. The new miniseries follows the first Beyond Salem […]

Jay Pickett, Actor on ‘Port Charles,’ Dies on a Movie Set at 60

Jay Pickett, an actor on the daytime soap operas Days of Our Lives, Port Charles and General Hospital, died Friday while making a movie in his home state of Idaho. He was 60. Pickett’s death was announced on Facebook by Jim Heffel, his co-star and fellow producer on Treasure Valley. Pickett was portraying a cowboy […]

‘Days of Our Lives’ Spinoff Lands at Peacock

Days of Our Lives is entering the streaming world. NBCUniversal’s streaming platform Peacock has ordered a limited series featuring characters from the long-running NBC soap. The five-part Days of Our Lives: Beyond Salem will feature past and present fan favorites who are caught up in a mystery involving stolen jewels. The cast for the limited […]

Joseph Behar, Longtime ‘Days of Our Lives’ and ‘General Hospital’ Director, Dies at 94

Joseph Behar, the five-time Daytime Emmy-winning director who had long stints on the soap operas Days of Our Lives and General Hospital and on the game show Let’s Make a Deal, has died. He was 94. Behar, who also helmed TV programs featuring Ernie Kovacs when the famed comedian was first starting out, died June […]

‘Days of Our Lives’ Scores 2-Season Renewal at NBC

Days of Our Lives will continue for several hundred more days on NBC. The network has given a two-season renewal to the daytime drama that will take the show through its 58th season. The pickup comes, as it has a few times in recent years, after extended negotiations with distributor Sony Pictures TV. “We couldn’t […]

‘Days of Our Lives’ Halts Production After Positive COVID Test

NBC's daytime drama Days of Our Lives is shutting down for two weeks after a member of the production team tested positive for COVID-19.

UTA Signs Netflix’s ‘Selling Sunset’ Star Chrishell Stause

UTA has signed soap star Chrishell Stause, who also featured in the Netflix docu-soap Selling Sunset after getting her real estate license.

‘Days of Our Lives’ Cast Released From Contracts

The future of NBC's daytime soap 'Days of Our Lives' is in flux after the entire cast was released from their contracts.

‘Days of Our Lives’ Renewed for 55th Season on NBC

'Days of Our Lives,' the longest-running series in NBC's history, will extend its record with a 55th season in 2019-20.

Daniel Pilon, ‘Dallas’ Actor and Soap Star, Dies at 77

The Canadian actor also starred in daytime soaps like 'Ryan's Hope' and 'Guiding Light' over a 50-year Hollywood career.