DAYS RENEWED FOR TWO YEARS!By SOD Posted: Jan 22, 2014
NBC has given DAYS OF OUR LIVES a two-year pickup, guaranteeing that the show will remain on the air through September 2016, the network announced today. Said Jennifer Salke, president of NBC Entertainment, “Days of our Lives continues to be a fan favorite for the daytime audience and we are thrilled to keep it going through its 50th season. Days has shown year-to-year increases in key female demographics and remains both relevant and fresh creatively due to the hard work of the producers, writers, cast and crew who have worked tirelessly to make ‘Days’ the ratings success it is today." Added Steve Kent, senior executive VP, programming, Sony Pictures Television, “Having won the Emmy Award for outstanding daytime drama, Days of our Lives continues to deliver on its legacy of quality storytelling. We appreciate NBC’s continued support and are excited to celebrate the show’s 50th anniversary with our generations of dedicated fans.” DAYS will mark its 50th anniversary on November 8, 2015. Enthused Kristian Alfonso (Hope) on Twitter, "lol yes,definitely the HAPPY dance ;)))."