Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera)

Birthplace: West Hartford, Connecticut.
Birthday: March 13, 1929.

Personal: Wife: entertainment publicist Patricia Schultz (married 10/22/05). 1 son, Peter (born 1968), from a previous marriage to Rose Maimone. Former member of the Metropolitan Opera. In real life, his parents were married for 80 years.
Filmography: TV Series: "From These Roots" (Jack Lander: 1961), "Where the Heart Is" (Ed Lucas: 1970-1973), "Bronk" (Pete Santori: 1975-1976), "The Gangster Chronicles" (Salvatore Maranzano: 1981), "General Hospital" (Domino: 1989), "The Bold & the Beautiful" (Massimo Marone: 2001-2006). TV Appearances: "Days of Our Lives" (Dr. Tutano in 1968), "All in the Family", "Kojak", "The Incredible Hulk", "The Rockford Files", "Crazy Like a Fox", "Hill Street Blues", "Hunter", "Santa Barbara". Movies: "Jaws 2", "Yes, Giorgio."
Awards: 3 SOD Awards (villain, 1984,1985,1997).
Days Airdates: January 18, 1982-March 8, 1983; Recurring: March 2, 1984-May 11, 1984; Contract: October 19, 1984-February 22, 1985; Recurring: November 4, 1988-December 19, 1988; Contract: September 17, 1993-August 3, 1994; November 4, 1994-August 14, 1996; October 4, 1996-December 24, 1996; Recurring: February 7, 1997-February 13, 1997; Contract: June 13, 1997-June 14, 2001; June 6, 2007-February 29, 2008; August 5, 2008-Present.



Peggy McCay (Caroline Brady)

Birthplace: New York City, New York.
Birthday: November 3, 1927.

Personal: Single.
Filmography: TV Series: "Love of Life" (Vanessa Dale: 1951-1955), "For Better or Worse" (1959-1960), "Room For One More" (Anna Rose: 1962), "The Young Marrieds" (Susan Garrett: 1964-1966), "General Hospital" (Iris Fairchild: 1967-1970), "Gibbsville" (Mrs. Malloy: 1976), "Lou Grant" (Marian Hume: 1978-1982), "The Lazarus Syndrome" (Stacy: 1979), "Profiler" (Melinda Gillespie: 1997). TV Appearances: "Philco Television Playhouse", "United States Steel Hour", "Robert Montgomery Presents", "Lux Video Theatre", "The Adventures of Jim Bowie", "Alfred Hitchcock Presents", "Bonanza", "Gunsmoke", "Maverick", "Perry Mason", "Richard Diamond, Private Detective", "Hawaiian Eye", "The Wide Country", "The Andy Griffith Show", "Ben Casey", "Surfside 6", "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour", "The Fugitive", "The Great Adventure", "Laramie", "Redigo", "The Virginian", "The FBI", "Longstreet", "Marcus Welby, MD", "The Rookies", "Barnaby Jones", "The Waltons", "S.W.A.T.", "Medical Center", "Cannon", "Kojak", "Logan's Run", "The Amazing Spider-Man", "Archie Bunker's Place", "Cagney & Lacey", "The Jeffersons", "St. Elsewhere", "Newhart", "Night Court", "Airwolf", "Hardcastle & McCormick", "Highway to Heaven", "Hardball", "The Commish", "L.A. Law", "Providence", "Judging Amy", "Cold Case." TV Movies: "The Cherry Orchard", "The City", "A Death of Innocence", "Eleanor and Franklin", "Good Against Evil", "Hewitt's Just Different", "How the West Was Won", "Loose Change", "Bid and Lou", "Mrs. R's Daughter", "Fighting Back", "Mark, I Love You", "Two of a Kind", "Wait Till Your Mother Gets Home!", "Memorial Day", "Deadly Care", "Winnie", "Amityville The Evil Escapes", "Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story", "Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy", "Silk Hope", "James Dean." Movies: "The Case Againt Brooklyn", "Uncle Vanya", "From the Desk of Margaret Tyding", "Lad: A Dog", "FBI: Code 98", "Promises in the Dark", "UFOria", "Bustin' Loose", "Second Thoughts", "Murphy's Romance", "No Man's Land", "Daddy's Girl", "The Irish Vampire Goes West", "Let Go."
Awards: 3 Daytime Emmy nominations (lead actress, 1986, 2013; supporting actress, 1987). Primetime Emmy Award winner (guest actress in a drama, "The Trials of Rosie O'Neill", 1991). 2 Primetime Emmy nominations (guest actress in a drama, "Cagney & Lacey", 1986; supporting actress in a miniseries, "Woman on the Run: The Lawrencia Bembenek Story", 1993).
Days Airdates: Recurring: February 7, 1983-February 9, 1983. Contract: July 17, 1985-July 3, 1989. Recurring: July 21, 1989-January 12, 1990. Contract: January 15, 1990-December 5, 2003; Recurring: March 26, 2004; Contract: July 15, 2004-Present.


Casey Moss (J.J. Deveraux)

Birthplace: Hanford, California.
Birthday: November 16, 1993.

Personal: Single. Began career as a model.
Filmography: "Days" is Moss' acting debut.
Days Airdates: May 6, 2013-Present.





True O'Brien (Paige Larson)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California.
Birthday: February 28, 1994.

Personal: Single.
Filmography: TV Appearance: "Jessie."
Days Airdates: March 3, 2014-Present.




James Read (Clyde Weston)

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York.
Birthday: July 31, 1953.
Personal: Wife: actress/lawyer Wendy Kilbourne (married 1988). Children:son Jackson Tavish (1990) and daughter Sydney Jacqueline (1995).
Filmography: TV Series: "Remington Steele" (Murphy Michaels: 1982-1983), "Shell Game" (Riley/John Reid: 1987), "Charmed" (Victor Bennett: 2001-2006), "American Dreams" (George Mason: 2002-2005), "Wildfire" (Ken Davis: 2005-2008), "Persons Unknown" (Franklin Fairchild: 2010). TV Appearances: "Cheers", "Fantasy Island", "Murder, She Wrote", "Home Improvement", "7th Heaven", "Touched by an Angel", "Cold Case", "Castle", "CSI: NY." TV Movies: "North and South" miniseries (George Hazard: 1985, 1986, 1994).  Movies: "Eight Men Out", "Beaches", "Legally Blonde", "Not Another Teen Movie", "Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde", "Fame."
Days Airdates: June 27, 2014-Present.





Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton)

Birthplace: Eatontown, New Jersey.
Birthday: March 14, 1967.

Personal: Husband: actor Scott Reeves (married 3/23/90). Children: daughter Emily Taylor (6/23/92) and son Lawrence David (8/4/97).
Filmography: TV Series: "Santa Barbara" (Jade Perkins: 1984-1985). TV Appearances: "Hotel", "Highway to Heaven", "The Hitchhiker." TV Movie: "Half a Dozen Babies." Movies: "Somewhere Tomorrow", "Summer Camp Nightmare."
Awards:  Daytime Emmy nomination (younger actress, 1992). 4 SOD Awards: Supercouple (1991), Love Story (1992), Wedding (1992), Hottest Female (1994). 2 SOU Awards: Best Days Actress (1992,1993).
Days Airdates: October 9, 1985-December 15, 1995; October 6, 2000-September 21, 2006. Recurring: June 10, 2010-July 6, 2010; Contract: November 12, 2010-Present.



James Reynolds (Abe Carver)

Birthplace: Oskaloosa, Kansas.
Birthday: August 10, 1946.


Personal: Wife: Lissa Layng, an actress (married 12/21/86). From a previous marriage to Laura Toffenetti, 1 son: Jed (born 10/27/79). With Marines during Vietnam War. Owns Classes Unlimited, a school in California. Also runs Free State Productions, Inc., which is based in Kansas.
Filmography: TV Series: "Time Express" (R. J. Walker: 1979), "Generations" (Henry Marshall: 1990-1991). TV Appearances: "The Incredible Hulk", "Diff'rent Strokes", "The Dukes of Hazzard", "Hart to Hart", "Highway to Heaven", "Cheers", "227", "Seinfeld", "The Weakest Link." TV Movies: "Devil Dog: The Hound of Hell", "Jennifer: A Woman's Story", "M Station: Hawaii", "Hotline." Movie: "C.H.O.M.P.S."
Awards: 2 Daytime Emmy nominations (lead actor, 1991 "Generations"; 2004).
Days Airdates: October 29, 1981-October 10, 1989. Recurring: October 30, 1989-August 23, 1990; July 31, 1991-December 5, 1991; Contract: January 27, 1992-September 29, 2003. Recurring: December 3, 2003-April 29, 2004. Contract: May 26, 2004-Present.



Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Kiriakis)

Birthplace:
Midland, Maryland...Raised: Colonial Heights, Virginia.
Birthday: July 9, 1943.


 

Personal: Single. Real last name: Crumpler. Former Radio City Music Hall Rockette.
Filmography: TV Appearances: "Love, American Style", "Quincy, M.E.", "Little House on the Prairie", "Knight Rider." TV Movie: "Never Say Never: The Deidre Hall Story."
Awards: Daytime Emmy Award (supporting actress, 1979).
Days Airdates: August 20, 1973-October 1, 1984; Recurring: August 27, 1985-June 27, 1988. Contract: July 20, 1988-November 10, 2003. Recurring: January 7, 2004-April 29, 2004. Contract: June 14, 2004-Present.