Week of June 1, 2003


Adrienne Frantz (Amber) will be BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL a little while longer. “The show has negotiated a new deal with Adrienne, and we expect it to be signed shortly,” says a spokesperson for the show.

For more on Frantz — and what’s in store for her characters — check out the June 17 issue of Digest, on sale June 10.MORE DAYS AHEAD

It’s official: DAYS OF OUR LIVES has been renewed!

NBC announced that their longest-running daytime drama will be on the air through May 2009. In addition, James E. Reilly, will return as head writer. Reilly will continue to serve as head writer on PASSIONS, which he created.

“DAYS OF OUR LIVES has entertained millions of loyal fans for over 37 years, all of them on NBC. We’re delighted to continue the partnership with Corday Productions and Sony Pictures Television for another five years. We’re also excited for James Reilly to return as head writer on DAYS,” said Sheraton Kalouria, Senior Vice President, Daytime Programs, NBC Entertainment.

To get the full story on all things Salem, pick up the latest issues of Soap Opera Digest and SOAP OPERA WEEKLY.

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