Great news for Sami fans of Salem! Alison Sweeney (Sami) has inked a new deal to stay with Days of our Lives after 20 years with the series!
Sweeney told Soap Opera Digest, “I am super-excited to stay, and I am so honored that they asked me to stay. The job continues to surprise and challenge me. I have already shot my 20th anniversary episode, which airs on January 6, so I had this huge milestone and it’s been such an amazing journey. I love my job, I love the people I work with and I love Sami.”
So now legions of fans are waiting for their beloved EJami duo to finally start a full-blown romance … something that has been teased, and teased, and teased for years! With so many other successful outside projects other than the NBC soap, how do you feel about the news of Sweeney staying put? Do you hope DAYS will honor Sweeney appropriately for her 20 year anniversary? Weigh-in!