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Peter Reckell Shares Remembrances Of DAYS’ Frank Parker: “Miss You Pop”

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Last week, the current and former cast, and the fans of Days of our Lives learned the news of the passing of the beloved Frank Parker (Shawn Brady). The actor was truly loved by his co-stars.

One of the most key co-stars of his time on the NBC soap opera was, of course, Peter Reckell who for decades played his son,the iconic Bo Brady. It was Bo’s scenes with his Shawn that always touched viewers, because later in the story, it was revealed that Bo’s actual biological father was Victor Kiriakis (John Aniston), not Shawn. But since Bo was raised by Shawn, he always considered him his father, and always called him, “Pop”

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Reckell broke his silence on the death of Parker on Twitter where he tweeted this heartfelt message: “I always looked forward to working with Frank, I knew it would be an emotional, powerful, exhilarating day, That’s why I got into acting in the first place. He wore his heart on his sleeve, my heart hurts as I write these words. Miss you Pop.”

Two other DAYS’ icons, Bill and Susan Seaforth Hayes (Doug and Julie Williams) immediately tweeted back to Reckell upon seeing his tweet, relating:  “Hey, Pete! Nice to see your name. Sorry to have Frank leave us. He and I first worked together in 1971.”

So, what were your favorite Bo and Shawn “Pop” Brady scenes?  What did you think of Peter’s heartfelt message?  Share your thoughts via the comment section below.

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Love the way he called h “pops”.

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It saddens.me when the veteran actors or actresses.are replaced or pass on. I have been watching Days since the beginning and its like family. Please keep the vet actors.

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Days of our Lives Returns To Production After Temporary Halt Amid COVID-19

UPDATED:  According to Deadline  the cast and crew of NBC’s Days of our Lives will actually be returning tomorrow, October 20th to begin taping ahead of schedule after a positive Covid-19 test shut production down originally scheduled for two weeks.

The outlet cited, “Following a thorough investigation including contact tracing, quarantines, testing, and a deep cleaning of the studio, the health and safety experts at Days of our Lives have determined that it was safe to return to production before the end of the two-week period. As a result, the show will be back on set tomorrow Oct 20.”

The word of the early return initially got out Monday, although at that time unconfirmed by the show, apparently, via a posting by Lauren Koslow on her Instagram account where she is pictured in a Kate Roberts outfit in her dressing room.

Koslow shared: “Stepping into Monday in alice + olivia black velvet,” She also tagged the post #dressingroomselfie and the words. “Stay strong.”

She also added a quote from poet Maya Angelou: “Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.”

So, happy to hear it seems like DAYS is back … once again? Comment below!

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Days of our Lives Shuts Down Production For Two Weeks Due to Positive COVID-19 Test

NBC’s Days of our Lives is the next production to put a halt in their taping schedule due to a positive coronavirus test result.  This one from member of the production team as reported by Deadline.

The long-running soap will now shut down production for two weeks   According to Deadline, “The cast, crew and staff of the daytime drama were just notified of the temporary shutdown in an email from Corday Productions.”

Taping is slated to resume October 26.  The pause will not delay air dates, and the show’s  original episodes on NBC will not be disrupted.

The individual who received a positive result as part of the production’s Covid-19 protocols has been placed in isolation.   As well, Preliminary contact tracing has been completed, with the people identified as close contacts to the affected individual placed in quarantine for a period of 14 days.

In addition, out of an abundance of caution, Corday productions will have a deep cleaning and disinfecting process for their production facilities, before any taping is to resume.

So, what do you think about the halt in production at DAYS due to a Covid-19?  Share your thoughts via the comment section below.

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FRIDAY: Knots Landing Cast Reunion On Tap From ‘Stars in the House’

Seaview circle comes alive again to benefit the Actor’s Fund when the highly successful virtual reunion series “Stars in the House” hosted by Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley welcomes cast members from Knots Landing!

Participating in the livestream virtual event will be: Donna Mills (Abby), Joan Van Ark (Val), Michele Lee (Karen), Ted Shackelford (Gary) and Knots Landing’s creator, David Jacobs.

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This is also the first time the leading stars of the legacy primetime CBS soap opera that ran from 1979-1993 will make an appearance together since the passing of their beloved cast member, Kevin Dobson (Mack).

 

This event as well as all others brought to you by Stars in the House is to support those impacted by COVID-19 in the entertainment industry and as Donna Mills expressed: “The Actors Fund helps people in all branches of the entertainment industry during this very difficult time.”

The Knots Landing live reunion is scheduled for Friday October 8th at 8 p.m. EST/5 p. m. PST and you can watch it here.

So, will you be checking out the KL special?  Let us know in the comment section below, but first, if you have not done so already, check out Michael Fairman Channel’s sit-down interview with Michele, Joan and Doona from earlier this year when we celebrated the 40th anniversary of the iconic show.

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