LEFT: Quinn Redeker (Alex) and Barbara Stanger (Mary) as Alex and Mary get married.

RIGHT: On-screen siblings Brett Williams (Tod) and Gloria Loring (Liz).




1980 Contract Changes:
 

Contract Arrivals: (10)

4/21- Stephen Brooks (Joshua Fallon)

4/22- Charles Bateman (Maxwell Jarvis)

4/24- William Joyce (Kellam Chandler)
4/25- Gloria Loring (Liz Chandler)

4/28- Brett Williams (Tod Chandler)

4/30- Jean Bruce Scott (Jessica Blake)

5/5- Dianne Harper (Leslie James)

8/20- Richard Hill (Kyle McCullough) (recurring since 7/25/80)

9/24- Paul Keenan (Tod Chandler)

11/3- Susan Keller (Mary Anderson)


Contract Departures: (14)

2/15- Eileen Barnett (Stephanie Woodruff)

2/19- Cindy Daly (Cathy Breton)

3/5- Margaret Mason (Linda Anderson)

3/14- Robert Clary (Robert LeClair)

3/28- Mark Tapscott (Bob Anderson)

4/10- George McDaniel (Jordan Barr)
4/14- Ed Mallory (Bill Horton)

5/21- Wesley Eure (Mike Horton)

5/21- Suzanne Zenor (Margo Horton)

8/25- Richard Guthrie (David Banning)

9/16- Brett Williams (Tod Chandler)

10/29- Barbara Stanger (Mary Anderson)

11/20- Susan Keller (Mary Anderson)

12/30- Richard Hill (Kyle McCullough)


1980 Episode Rankings. The following is a listing of how many episodes each actor appeared in on "Days of Our Lives" in 1980. Actors who have played characters that have appeared in at least five episodes total throughout the years are listed.

 
Rank. Actor (Character) # of Episodes
1. Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie Williams) 164
2. Bill Hayes (Doug Williams) 156
3. Quinn Redeker (Alex Marshall) 151
4. John Clarke (Mickey Horton) 119
5. Jed Allan (Don Craig) 117
*. Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans) 117
7. Jean Bruce Scott (Jessica Blake) 116
8. Brenda Benet (Lee Dumonde) 115
*. Joseph Gallison (Neil Curtis) 115
10. Josh Taylor (Chris Kositchek) 114
11. Stephen Brooks (Joshua Fallon) 113
12. Lanna Saunders (Marie Horton) 108
13. William Joyce (Kellam Chandler) 107
14. Gloria Loring (Liz Chandler) 103
15. Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton) 97
16. Barbara Stanger (Mary Anderson) 88
17. Patty Weaver (Trish Clayton) 85
18. Macdonald Carey (Tom Horton) 78
19. Dianne Harper (Leslie James) 75
20. Frances Reid (Alice Horton) 74
21. Wesley Eure (Mike Horton) 72
22. Charles Bateman (Maxwell Jarvis) 62
23. Richard Guthrie (David Banning) 53
24. Paul Keenan (Tod Chandler) 48
25. Marty Davich (Marty) 47
26. Brett Williams (Tod Chandler) 41
*. Suzanne Zenor (Margo Horton) 41
28. Mark Tapscott (Bob Anderson) 35
29. Meg Wyllie (Flora Chisholm) 34
30. Don Frabotta (Dave) 33
31. Deborah Dalton (Cassie Burns) 31
32. Corinne Conley (Phyllis Anderson) 29
*. Jeremy Schoenberg (Johnny Stockton) 29
34. Richard Hill (Kyle McCullough) 28
35. Tracey Bregman (Donna Craig) 24
36. Edward Mallory (Bill Horton) 23
*. Margaret Mason (Linda Anderson) 23
38. Perry Bullington (Brent Cavanaugh) 19
*. Robert Clary (Robert LeClair) 19
*.  Andrea Hall (Samantha Evans) 19
41. Tami Bula (Sally Kirk) 15
*. Debbie Lytton (Melissa Anderson) 15
*. Tyler Murray (Carol Welles) 15
44. Natasha Ryan (Hope Williams) 14
45. Trent Dolan (Allen Hamlin) 13
46. George McDaniel (Jordan Barr) 12
47. Eileen Barnett (Stephanie Woodruff) 11
*. John McCann (Tony Kingman) 11
49. Harold Sylvester (Warren Heywood) 10
50. Colby Chester (Kurt Randall) 9
*. Patch MacKenzie (Victoria Wallis) 9
52. Dan Barton (Earle Carnes) 8
*. Matthew Bischof (D.J. Craig Jr.) 8
*. Treva Frazee (Mrs. Tate) 8
*. Kathryn Fuller (Mabel Cummings) 8
*. Ted Gehring (Sid Forbes) 8
*. Andre Gower (Derek) 8
*. Susan Keller (Mary Anderson) 8
59. Larry Basham (Craig ) 7
*. Ron Cummins (Ronald) 7
*. Rosemary Forsyth (Laura Horton) 7
*. John G. Stephenson (Terry Gilbert) 7
63. Frank Christi (Ed Pippin) 6
*. Shara Cohen (Sarah) 6
*. Mikey Martin (Dougie LeClair) 6
*. Erick Petersen (Scotty Banning) 6
*. Howard Witt (Lt. Joe Burke) 6
68. Gail Johnson (Mimi Grosset) 5
*. David Underwood (Mark Palmer) 5
70. Cindy Daly (Cathy Breton) 4
71. Paula Victor (Elsie Stoner) 3
72. Rosemary DeCamp (Mother Superior) 2
*. Robin Lee (Tammy) 2
74. Charles Alvin Bell (Harold Trask) 1
*. Peter Brown (Greg Peters) 1
*. Frederic Downs (Hank Wilson) 1
*. John Lupton (Tommy Horton) 1
*. Robert Wexler (Lester Hall) 1

                                                                                                     Cast Yearbook: 1980 Debuts
              
                    Larry Basham                     Charles Bateman                      Matthew Bischof                    Stephen Brooks                      Tami Bula
                         (Craig)                             (Maxwell Jarvis)                   (Don "D.J." Craig Jr.)                 (Joshua Fallon)                      (Sally Kirk)

             
                 Perry Bulllington                      Colby Chester                           Frank Christi                          Ron Cummins                     Deborah Dalton
                (Brent Cavanaugh)                     (Kurt Randall)                            (Ed Pippin)                                (Ronald)                           (Cassie Burns)


            
                Trent Dolan                                Treva Frazee                          Kathryn Fuller                            Ted Gehring                       Andre Gower
              (Allen Hamlin)                                 (Mrs. Tate)                        (Mabel Cummings)                         (Sid Forbes)                            (Derek)

             
                 Dianne Harper                        Richard Hill                          William Joyce                         Paul Keenan                          Susan Keller
                  (Leslie James)                   (Kyle McCullough)                 (Kellam Chandler)                     (Tod Chandler)                     (Mary Anderson)

                                       
                      Robin Lee                         Gloria Loring                          Patch MacKenzie                        John McCann                       Tyler Murray
                       (Tammy)                          (Liz Chandler)                           (Victoria Wallis)                        (Tony Kingman)                   (Carol Welles)

                                
                                 Jeremy Schoenberg                   Jean Bruce Scott                       Harold Sylvester                       David Underwood
                                   (Johnny Stockton)                       (Jessica Blake)                      (Warren Heywood)                        (Mark Palmer)

                                  
                                      Paula Victor                             Brett WIlliams                             Howard Witt                             Meg Wyllie
                                     (Elsie Stoner)                            (Tod Chandler)                           (Lt. Joe Burke)                       (Flora Chisholm)

                                                                                             Camera Shy: Shara Cohen (Sarah).



15th Anniversary, 1980. Front Row: Meg Wyllie (Mrs. Chisholm), Jean Bruce Scott (Jessica), Frances Reid (Alice), Macdonald Carey (Tom), Suzanne Rogers (Maggie), Patty Weaver (Trish). Middle Row: Richard Hill (Kyle), Lanna Saunders (Marie), Quinn Redeker (Alex), Brenda Benet (Lee), Gloria Loring (Liz), Bill Hayes (Doug), Joseph Gallison (Neil), Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie), Jed Allan (Don), William Joyce (Kellam), Deidre Hall (Marlena), Dianne Harper (Leslie). Back Row: Paul Keenan (Tod), Charles Bateman (Maxwell), Harold Sylvester (Warren), Don Frabotta (Dave).