You'd be surprised how many famous movie stars debuted in 'Days Of Our Lives'.
American soap opera 'Days Of Our Lives' mark their 50th anniversary this year, with the show having aired on NBC (and SOAPnet before then) with a massive 12,708 episodes as of October 30th 2015. It's subsequently one of the longest running series in television history, with the first episode having aired on November 8th 1965.
Thus, people have been coming and going from the show for a long time, and if you look back through the soap's history, you'll find a few famous names that you would never have heard of during the 'Days of Our Lives' period of their careers. Either this was the show that kickstarted their careers, or it was an addition to their ever-expanding acting resume.
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Susan Hayes, Bill Hayes and Days Of Our Lives - Susan Hayes and Bill Hayes - Days Of Our Lives, Saturday 3rd November 2012 at the Make-Up Artists and Hair Stylists Guild's 75th Anniversary Gala held at the Hollywood Museum.
Jay Johnson, Celebration, Days Of Our Lives and The The Friday 19th November 2010 The Book Launch and Signing for 'Days of our Lives 45 Years: A Celebration In Photos and A Secret In Salem' at Barnes & Noble Bookstore at the The Grove Los Angeles, California
Ian McKellen and Days Of Our Lives - Peter Tatchell and Sir Ian McKellen London, England - Sir Ian McKellen unveils a blue plaque in honour of Peter Tatchell on the side of the block of flats in Bermondsey, south-east London where the human rights campaigner has lived since 1978 Wednesday 29th September 2010
Alison Sweeney and Days Of Our Lives - Alison Sweeney and James Scott Hollywood, California - The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences celebrates 45 years of Days of Our Lives at the Leonard H. Goldenson Theatre Tuesday 28th September 2010