2017 Contract Changes:

Contract Arrivals: (5)

1/17- Greg Vaughan (Eric Brady) (return)
1/17- Gabrielle Haugh (Jade Michaels)
2/23- Lamon Archey (Eli Grant)
3/23- Lucas Adams (Tripp Dalton)
4/3- Drake Hogestyn (John Black)

Contract Departures: (3)

1/9- Paige Searcy (Jade Michaels)
2/9- Brandon Beemer (Shawn Brady)
2/21- Charles Shaughnessy (Shane Donovan)


2017 Episode Rankings. The following is a listing of how many episodes each actor appeared in on "Days of Our Lives" in 2017 (1/1/17-4/30/17), out of a total of 83 episodes. 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. Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez) 48
*. Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera) 48
*. Marci Miller (Abigail DiMera) 48
4. Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) 45
5. Eric Martsolf (Brady Black) 43
6. Vincent Irizarry (Deimos Kiriakis) 42
7. Stephen Nichols (Steve Johnson) 36
8. Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Johnson) 35
9. Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady) 32
*. Jordi Vilasuso (Dario Hernandez) 32
11. Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez) 31
12. Casey Moss (J.J. Deveraux) 30
*. Freddie Smith (Sonny Kiriakis) 30
14. Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton) 29
*. Christopher Sean (Paul Narita) 29
16. Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane) 27
17. Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts) 25
18. Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans-24/Hattie Adams-5) 24
*. James Lastovic (Joey Johnson) 24
20. A Martinez (Eduardo Hernandez) 23
*. Greg Vaughan (Eric Brady) 23
22. Thaao Penghlis (Andre DiMera) 21
23. Vivian Jovanni (Ciara Brady) 19
*. Kyler Pettis (Theo Carver) 19
25. Lamon Archey (Eli Grant) 18
26. Gabrielle Haugh (Jade Michaels) 17
*. Sal Stowers (Lani Price) 17
28. Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire Brady) 16
*. Aaron D. Spears (Commissioner Raines) 16
30. Judi Evans (Adrienne Kiriakis) 14
*. Vanessa Williams (Valerie Grant) 14
32. John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis) 13
*. Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie Williams) 13
*. Wally Kurth (Justin Kiriakis) 13
*. James Reynolds (Abe Carver) 13
*. Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Kiriakis) 13
37. Lucas Adams (Tripp Dalton) 12
*. Charles Shaughnessy (Shane Donovan-7/Drew Donovan-8) 12
39. Josh Taylor (Roman Brady) 11
40. Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Horton) 10
41. Brandon Beemer (Shawn Brady) 9
*. Meredith Scott Lynn (Anne Milbauer) 9
43. Robb Derringer (Scooter Nelson) 8
*. Cara & Sienna Gwartz (Holly) 8
*. Jennifer Landon (Hillary Nelson) 8
*. Harper & Sydnee Udell (Arianna Horton) 8
*. Craig Welzbacher (Myron Raditz) 8
48. Christie Clark (Carrie Reed) 6
*. Bill Hayes (Doug Williams) 6
*. Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera) 6
*. Martha Madison (Belle Brady) 6
*. Austin Peck (Austin Reed) 6
53. Patrika Darbo (Nancy Wesley) 5
54. Real Andrews (Hal Michaels) 4
*. Scott Shilstone (Wyatt) 4
*. Elowen & Willow S. (Thomas Deveraux) 4
*. Scott Takeda (Dr. Lee) 4
58. Lauren Letherer (Coco) 3
*. Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins (Sheila) 3
60. Shelley Hennig (Stephanie Johnson) 2
*. Drake Hogestyn (John Black) 2 
*. Paige Searcy (Jade Michaels) 2
*. Angelo Tiffe (Angelo) 2
*. Jacob & Wyatt Walker (Tate Black) 2
65. Laura Kai Chen (DA Melinda Trask) 1
*. Shawn Christian (Daniel Jonas) 1
*. Marsha Clark (Judge Karen Fitzpatrick) 1
*. Ron Leath (Henderson) 1
*. Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera) 1
*. Paul Telfer (Xander Kiriakis) 1

April Episode Rankings. Here's how many episodes each actor has appeared in this month (4/1/17-4/30/17), out of a total of 20 episodes. Ties are noted with an asterisk.

1. Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez) 14
2. Marci Miller (Abigail DiMera) 13
3. Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera) 11
*. Eric Martsolf (Brady Black) 11
*. Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) 11
6. Lamon Archey (Eli Grant) 9
*. Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts) 9
*. Casey Moss (J.J. Deveraux) 9
*. Jordi Vilasuso (Dario Hernandez) 9
10. Lucas Adams (Tripp Dalton) 8
*. Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Brady) 8
*. Stephen Nichols (Steve Johnson) 8
*. Freddie Smith (Sonny Kiriakis) 8
14. Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady) 7
*. Robb Derringer (Scooter Nelson) 7
*. James Lastovic (Joey Johnson) 7
17. Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez) 6
*. Gabrielle Haugh (Jade Michaels) 6
*. Christopher Sean (Paul Narita) 6
20. Vincent Irizarry (Deimos Kiriakis) 5
*. Vivian Jovanni (Ciara Brady) 5
*. Jennifer Landon (Hillary Nelson) 5 
*. Kyler Pettis (Theo Carver) 5
*. Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton) 5
*. Sal Stowers (Lani Price) 5
26. Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie Williams) 4
*. Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire Brady) 4
*. A Martinez (Eduardo Hernandez) 4
*. Scott Shilstone (Wyatt) 4
*. Josh Taylor (Roman Brady) 4
31. John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis) 3
*. Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Horton) 3
*. Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans) 3
*. Aaron D. Spears (Commissioner Raines) 3
*. Greg Vaughan (Eric Brady) 3
36. Drake Hogestyn (John Black) 2
*. Thaao Penghlis (Andre DiMera) 2
*. Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Kiriakis) 2
*. Angelo Tiffe (Angelo) 2
*. Craig Welzbacher (Myron Raditz) 2
*. Vanessa Williams (Valerie Grant) 2
42. Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane) 1
*. Judi Evans (Adrienne Kiriakis) 1
*. Bill Hayes (Doug Williams) 1
*. James Reynolds (Abe Carver) 1
*. Meredith Scott Lynn (Anne Milbauer) 1
*. Elowen & Willow S. (Thomas Deveraux) 1
*. Paul Telfer (Xander Kiriakis) 1
*. Harper & Sydnee Udell (Arianna Horton) 1
*. Jacob & Wyatt Walker (Tate Black) 1
Credited guest stars appearing in less than 5 episodes:
Sara Fletcher (Ava Vitali's Voice)
Blake Gibbons (Snake)
Gregory Sporleder (Lyle)

March Episode Rankings. Here's how many episodes each actor has appeared in this month (3/1/17-3/31/17), out of a total of 23 episodes. Ties are noted with an asterisk.

Rank. Actor (Character) # of Episodes
1. Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera) 16
*. Marci Miller (Abigail DiMera) 16
3. Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez) 15
*. Vincent Irizarry (Deimos Kiriakis) 15
5. Eric Martsolf (Brady Black) 14
6. Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) 13
7. Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Brady) 9
*. James Lastovic (Joey Johnson) 9
*. Stephen Nichols (Steve Johnson) 9
*. Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton) 9
*. Jordi Vilasuso (Dario Hernandez) 9
12. Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane) 8
*. Greg Vaughan (Eric Brady) 8
14. Lamon Archey (Eli Grant) 7
*. Gabrielle Haugh (Jade Michaels) 7
*. Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts) 7
*. Freddie Smith (Sonny Kiriakis) 7
18. Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady) 6
*. Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Horton) 6
*. A Martinez (Eduardo Hernandez) 6
*. Casey Moss (J.J. Deveraux) 6
*. Christopher Sean (Paul Narita) 6
23. John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis) 5
*. Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Kiriakis) 5
25. Lucas Adams (Tripp Dalton) 4
*. Judi Evans (Adrienne Kiriakis) 4 
*. Vivian Jovanni (Ciara Brady) 4
*. Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire Brady) 4
*. Wally Kurth (Justin Kiriakis) 4
*. Kyler Pettis (Theo Carver) 4
*. James Reynolds (Abe Carver) 4
32. Real Andrews (Hal Michaels) 3
*. Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez) 3
*. Cara & Sienna Gwartz (Holly) 3
*. Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans) 3
*. Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie Williams) 3
*. Jennifer Landon (Hillary) 3
*. Meredith Scott Lynn (Anne Milbauer) 3
*. Thaao Penghlis (Andre DiMera) 3
*. Aaron D. Spears (Lt. Raines) 3
*. Sal Stowers (Lani Price) 3
*. Josh Taylor (Roman Brady) 3
*. Scott Takeda (Dr. Lee) 3
*. Vanessa Williams (Valerie Grant) 3
45. Harper & Sydnee Udell (Arianna Horton) 2
46. 
Robb Derringer (Scooter) 1
*. Bill Hayes (Doug Williams) 1
*. Elowen & Willow S. (Thomas Deveraux) 1
*. Jacob & Wyatt Walker (Tate Black) 1
*. Craig Welzbacher (Myron Raditz) 1
Contract actors not appearing this month:
Drake Hogestyn (John Black)
Peggy McCay (Caroline Brady)
Credited guest stars appearing in less than 5 episodes:
Burt Bulos (Raymond)
Ashley Dulaney (Tiffany)
Camille Dixon (Reporter VO)
Sumalee Montano (Dr. Ong)
Brandon Morales (Rigo Rasmussen)
Sean Riggs (Jason Cortman)
Daniel Scott Robbins (Desk Clerk/Brent)
Trenton Rostedt (Henchman)
Ricky Saenz (Tobey)
George Tasudis (Grigor Grozdan)
George Tovar (Manager/Charlie)
Brad Lee Wind (Timon)



 

February Episode Rankings. Here's how many episodes each actor has appeared in this month (2/1/17-2/28/17), out of a total of 20 episodes. Ties are noted with an asterisk.

Rank. Actor (Character) # of Episodes
1. Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera) 11
*. Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez) 11
*. Vincent Irizarry (Deimos Kiriakis) 11
*. Marci Miller (Abigail DiMera) 11
5. Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez) 10
*. Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans-10/Hattie Adams-2) 10
*. Thaao Penghlis (Andre DiMera) 10
*. Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton) 10
*. Christopher Sean (Paul Narita) 10
*. Charles Shaughnessy (Shane Donovan-5/Drew Donovan-8) 10
11. Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady) 9
*. A Martinez (Eduardo Hernandez) 9
*. Casey Moss (J.J. Deveraux) 9
*. Stephen Nichols (Steve Johnson) 9
*. Freddie Smith (Sonny Kiriakis) 9
*. Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) 9
17. Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane) 8
*. Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Brady) 8
*. Eric Martsolf (Brady Black) 8
*. Jordi Vilasuso (Dario Hernandez) 8
21. Judi Evans (Adrienne Kiriakis) 7
*. Greg Vaughan (Eric Brady) 7
23. Wally Kurth (Justin Kiriakis) 6
*. Sal Stowers (Lani Price) 6
25. Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie Williams) 5
*. Vivian Jovanni (Ciara Brady) 5
*. Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts) 5
*. James Reynolds (Abe Carver) 5
*. Aaron D. Spears (Lt. Raines) 5
*. Vanessa Williams (Valerie Grant) 5
31. Bill Hayes (Doug Williams) 4
*. Martha Madison (Belle Brady) 4
*. Austin Peck (Austin Reed) 4
*. Kyler Pettis (Theo Carver) 4
*. Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Kiriakis) 4
36. John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis) 3 
*. Brandon Beemer (Shawn Brady) 3
*. Christie Clark (Carrie Reed) 3
*. Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire Brady) 3
*. James Lastovic (Joey Johnson) 3
*. Meredith Scott Lynn (Anne Milbauer) 3
*. Josh Taylor (Roman Brady) 3
43. Lamon Archey (Eli Grant) 2
*. Gabrielle Haugh (Jade Michaels) 2
*. Shelley Hennig (Stephanie Johnson) 2
*. Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera) 2
*. Harper & Sydnee Udell (Arianna Horton) 2
*. Craig Welzbacher (Myron Raditz) 2
49. Real Andrews (Hal Michaels) 1
*. Laura Kai Chen (DA Melinda Trask) 1
*. Marsha Clark (Judge Karen Fitzpatrick) 1
*. Cara & Sienna Gwartz (Holly) 1
*. Ron Leath (Henderson) 1
*, Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera) 1
*. Scott Takeda (Dr. Lee) 1
Contract actors not appearing this month:
Peggy McCay (Caroline Brady)
Credited guest stars appearing in less than 5 episodes:
Branton Box (State Trooper) 
Vonzell Carter (Thug # 2) 
Adam Dunnells (Goon # 1/Guard)
Martin William Harris (Czech Police Officer)
John Randall Hennigan (Goon # 2)
Gwen McGee (Judge Rose Duncan) 
Trenton Rostedt (Thug # 1/Minion)
Maria Tornberg (Agent Reznik) 
Brad Lee Wind (Timon) 




January Episode Rankings. Here's how many episodes each actor has appeared in this month (1/1/17-1/31/17), out of a total of 20 episodes. Ties are noted with an asterisk.

Rank. Actor (Character) # of Episodes
1. Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker) 12
2. Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez) 11
*. Vincent Irizarry (Deimos Kiriakis) 11
4. Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady) 10
*. Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane) 10
*. Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Brady) 10
*. Billy Flynn (Chad DiMera) 10
*. Eric Martsolf (Brady Black) 10
*. Stephen Nichols (Steve Johnson) 10
10. Camila Banus (Gabi Hernandez) 9
11. Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans-8/Hattie Adams-3) 8
*. Marci Miller (Abigail DiMera) 8
13. Christopher Sean (Paul Narita) 7
14. Brandon Beemer (Shawn Brady) 6
*. Casey Moss (J.J. Deveraux) 6
*. Thaao Penghlis (Andre DiMera) 6
*. Kyler Pettis (Theo Carver) 6
*. Freddie Smith (Sonny Kiriakis) 6
*. Jordi Vilasuso (Dario Hernandez) 6
20. Patrika Darbo (Nancy Wesley) 5
*. Vivian Jovanni (Ciara Brady) 5
*. Olivia Rose Keegan (Claire Brady) 5
*. James Lastovic (Joey Johnson) 5
*. Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton) 5
*. Aaron D. Spears (Lt. Raines) 5
*. Greg Vaughan (Eric Brady) 5
27. Cara & Sienna Gwartz (Holly) 4
*. Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera) 4
*. Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts) 4
*. A Martinez (Eduardo Hernandez) 4
*. Vanessa Williams (Valerie Grant) 4
32. Christie Clark (Carrie Reed) 3
*. Wally Kurth (Justin Kiriakis) 3
*. Lauren Letherer (Coco) 3
*. James Reynolds (Abe Carver) 3
*. Sal Stowers (Lani Price) 3
*. Harper & Sydnee Udell (Arianna Horton) 3
*. Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins (Sheila) 3
*. Craig Welzbacher (Myron Raditz) 3
40. John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis) 2
*. Judi Evans (Adrienne Kiriakis) 2
*. Gabrielle Haugh (Jade Michaels) 2
*. Meredith Scott Lynn (Anne Milbauer) 2
*. Martha Madison (Belle Brady) 2
*. Austin Peck (Austin Reed) 2
*. Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Kiriakis) 2
*. Paige Searcy (Jade Michaels) 2
*. Charles Shaughnessy (Shane Donovan) 2
*. Elowen & Willow S. (Thomas Deveraux) 2
50. Shawn Christian (Daniel Jonas) 1
*. Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Horton) 1
*. Susan Seaforth Hayes (Julie Williams) 1
*. Josh Taylor (Roman Brady) 1
Contract actors not appearing this month:
Drake Hogestyn (John Black)
Peggy McCay (Caroline Brady)
Credited guest stars appearing in less than 5 episodes:
Alisa Allapach (Annabelle)
Crystal Allen (Mother)
Marilyn Camacho (Prison Officer Ortiz)
Martin William Harris (Czech Police Officer)
Steve Hart (Stefano Look-alike)
Lexi Johnson (Alana)
Robert Mammana (Detective Mena)
Jeffrey Markle (Chet)
Sherida Mulrowe (Fortune Teller)
Derick Neikirk (Hit Man)
Mike Ostroski (Detective Carp)
Maria Tornberg (Agent Reznik)