About the show
This series is now off the air
The fictitious town of Salem, USA is the backdrop for the dramatic events of the Horton, Brady, and Reed families, their friends, neighbors and acquaintances on Days Of Our Lives.
The show, premiered on November 8 1965 as a half hour daytime
drama and expanded to an hour in April 1975.
The series has received more than 40 Emmy nominations in performance and individual achievement over the past decade, including several Emmy Awards in the acting, directing, writing and technical areas.