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The Dankies: 2009-2010

Thousands upon thousands of fans of Days of our Lives cast their votes by their choices for the best of DAYS. Here are their nominations and winners.
Following are the final results of the 2009-2010 Dankies for Days of our Lives. Winners are marked with a right angle quote (»).

Outstanding Lead Actor
Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez, DAYS) 22 %
Drake Hogestyn (John Black, DAYS) 8 %
Peter Reckell (Bo Brady, DAYS) 23 %
» James Scott (EJ Wells, DAYS) 45 %
Outstanding Lead Actress
Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady, DAYS) 11 %
Crystal Chappell (Carly Manning, DAYS) 13 %
» Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady, DAYS) 44 %
Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker, DAYS) 30 %
Outstanding Supporting Actor
Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Roberts, DAYS) 24 %
Jay Kenneth Johnson (Phillip Kiriakis, DAYS) 19 %
Eric Martsolf (Brady Black, DAYS) 23 %
» Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera, DAYS) 33 %
Outstanding Supporting Actress
Lindsay Hartley (Arianna Hernandez, DAYS) 14 %
Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts, DAYS) 11 %
» Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton, DAYS) 52 %
Louise Sorel (Vivian Alamain, DAYS) 21 %
Outstanding Newcomer
Casey Deidrick (Chad Petersen-Woods, DAYS) 7 %
» Lindsay Hartley (Arianna Hernandez, DAYS) 35 %
Mark Hapka (Nathan Horton, DAYS) 31 %
Taylor Spreitler (Mia McCormick, DAYS) 25 %
Outstanding Younger Performer
» Molly Burnett (Melanie Layton, DAYS) 59 %
Mark Hapka (Nathan Horton, DAYS) 13 %
Dylan Michael Patton (Will Horton, DAYS) 19 %
Taylor Spreitler (Mia McCormick, DAYS) 7 %
Most Attractive Male Star
Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez, DAYS) 32 %
Jay Kenneth Johnson (Phillip Kiriakis, DAYS) 12 %
Eric Martsolf (Brady Black, DAYS) 21 %
» James Scott (EJ Wells, DAYS) 33 %
Most Attractive Female Star
Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady, DAYS) 15 %
» Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane, DAYS) 40 %
Shelley Hennig (Stephanie Johnson, DAYS) 12 %
Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady, DAYS) 31 %
Favorite Storyline
» Baby Swapped and Stolen: All year Nicole worked double-time to ensure no one found out her 57 %
Just Like Old Times: Carly killed her husband Lawrence Alamain and fled to Salem with Lawrence’s aunt, Vivian, in close pursuit to extract revenge against Carly! (DAYS) 22 %
The Morgue, the Merrier: Death and destruction followed the DiMera and Kiriakis families as they set out to destroy each other in an all-out family feud. The months of violence left a path of devastation is its wake. Tony was dead. Philip was shot. And both Stefano and Stephanie were kidnapped! (DAYS) 12 %
Cops and Kidnappers: Ciara was abducted by dirty-cop Dean's accomplices, Kyle and Brenda. However, Dean killed them just before Bo and Hope arrived on the scene. Dean looked like a hero, but his true colors soon showed when he spoiled the Brady's happy reunion by trying to kill Hope, Ciara, and Justin. Luckily, Bo saved the day! (DAYS) 7 %
Least Favorite Storyline
Open up and say, 22 %
New, Old, and New-Old Problems: When Ciara was kidnapped, Bo and Hope's troubles began. Yet even after she was safely returned, the super couples' super problems continued. Ironically, Carly returned to Salem with a slew of her own difficulties and began to lean on the only man she thought could help - Bo! (DAYS) 24 %
» The Wheels On The Baby-Swapping Bus: Nicole's year-long baby-swap scheme seemed to never end. In fact, it didn't during 2009! By the end of the year she had gone from swapping to stealing baby Sydney. And then someone stole Sydney from her! (DAYS) 31 %
Un- 20 %
Favorite Character
EJ DiMera (DAYS) 21 %
Melanie Leyton (DAYS) 17 %
Nicole Walker (DAYS) 22 %
» Sami Brady (DAYS) 37 %
Least Favorite Character
Daniel Jonas (DAYS) 19 %
Kate Roberts (DAYS) 19 %
Rafe Hernandez (DAYS) 21 %
» Stephanie Johnson (DAYS) 39 %
Most Memorable Moment
You Might Want To Sit Down For This: Rafe tells Sami the truth about Nicole, Sydney, Grace, and the entire baby swap saga. (DAYS) 10 %
Bitch, Slapped: Sami slaps Nicole silly after learning about the baby swap. (DAYS) 36 %
» Say Goodbye, Gracie: After battling meningitis, baby Grace loses her fight and dies with Sami and Rafe by her side. (DAYS) 40 %
Murdering the Monster: Carly Manning stabs Lawrence Alamain in the gut, killing him. (DAYS) 12 %
Favorite On-Screen Couple or Duo
Bo Brady and Carly Manning (DAYS) 16 %
Bo Brady and Hope Brady (DAYS) 25 %
» EJ DiMera and Sami Brady (DAYS) 38 %
Rafe Hernandez and Sami Brady (DAYS) 19 %
Most Missed Performer
Deidre Hall (Marlena Evans, DAYS) 26 %
Drake Hogestyn (John Black, DAYS) 19 %
Rachel Melvin (Chelsea Brady, DAYS) 18 %
» Thaao Penghlis (Antony DiMera, DAYS) 36 %
Outstanding Special Guest or Recurring Role
» John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis, DAYS) 50 %
John Callahan (Dr. Baker, DAYS) 4 %
Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera, DAYS) 19 %
Wally Kurth (Justin Kiriakis, DAYS) 25 %
Outstanding Overall Performer
Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady, DAYS) 5 %
Crystal Chappell (Carly Manning, DAYS) 10 %
Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Roberts, DAYS) 1 %
Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez, DAYS) 1 %
Lindsay Hartley (Arianna Hernandez, DAYS) 1 %
Drake Hogestyn (John Black, DAYS) 2 %
Jay Kenneth Johnson (Phillip Kiriakis, DAYS) 2 %
Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts, DAYS) 1 %
Eric Martsolf (Brady Black, DAYS) 1 %
Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera, DAYS) 2 %
Peter Reckell (Bo Brady, DAYS) 2 %
Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton, DAYS) 5 %
James Scott (EJ Wells, DAYS) 14 %
Louise Sorel (Vivian Alamain, DAYS) 2 %
» Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady, DAYS) 28 %
Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker, DAYS) 16 %


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