Jay Kenneth Johnson
Shhh. Don't tell anyone, but I actually enjoyed parts of this week's episodes of Days of Our Lives. Thanks to Alison Sweeney being back full-time as Sami, the climax of the Nicole/Mia baby switch saga with Mia returning (and sparking nice chemistry with Will) and Tony learning everything, the soap wasn't half bad.
Thaao Penghlis reminded me just why he earned the Emmy nomination last year. This man has been wasted playing happy, helpful Uncle Tony. Penghlis is at his best on DAYS when he is playing Tony a morally conflicted antihero, capable of unspeakable acts, yet still possessing a heart and sense of familial loyalty. I got chills when Tony whispered into Nicole's (Arianne Zucker) ear that he knew the baby wasn't hers. Too bad this soap only writes well for vets when they are on their way out. READ MORE
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