James Lastovic, Stephen Nichols and Mary Beth Evans, <em>Days of Our Lives</em> James Lastovic, Stephen Nichols and Mary Beth Evans, Days of Our Lives

Days of Our Lives, the incredibly long-running daytime soap, has been renewed by NBC for a 51st season, the network announced Thursday.

The show snagged high ratings for its 50th anniversary in November and topped those ratings in January for its largest audience — 2.9 million — since January 2014.

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