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The Dankies: 2010-2011

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 2010-2011 Dankies for Days of our Lives. Winners are marked with a right angle quote (»).

Outstanding Lead Actor
Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez, DAYS) 10 %
Eric Martsolf (Brady Black, DAYS) 20 %
Peter Reckell (Bo Brady, DAYS) 22 %
» James Scott (E.J. DiMera, DAYS) 46 %
Outstanding Lead Actress
Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady, DAYS) 16 %
Crystal Chappell (Carly Manning, DAYS) 22 %
» Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady, DAYS) 34 %
Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker, DAYS) 26 %
Outstanding Supporting Actor
» John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis, DAYS) 37 %
Shawn Christian (Daniel Jonas, DAYS) 23 %
Mark Hapka (Nathan Horton, DAYS) 12 %
Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera, DAYS) 26 %
Outstanding Supporting Actress
» Molly Burnett (Melanie Layton, DAYS) 33 %
Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts, DAYS) 19 %
Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton, DAYS) 31 %
Louise Sorel (Vivian Alamain, DAYS) 15 %
Outstanding Newcomer
Camila Banus (Gabriella Hernandez, DAYS) 10 %
Tyler Blackburn (Ian, DAYS) 7 %
» Chandler Massey (Will Horton, DAYS) 65 %
Robin Mattson (Lee Michaels, DAYS) 17 %
Outstanding Younger Performer
Molly Burnett (Melanie Layton, DAYS) 38 %
Casey Deidrick (Chad Woods, DAYS) 9 %
» Aaron and Griffin Kunitz (Johnny DiMera, DAYS) 39 %
Chandler Massey (Will Horton, DAYS) 12 %
Most Attractive Male Star
Shawn Christian (Daniel Jonas, DAYS) 15 %
Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez, DAYS) 18 %
Eric Martsolf (Brady Black, DAYS) 28 %
» James Scott (E.J. DiMera, DAYS) 37 %
Most Attractive Female Star
» Nadia Bjorlin (Chloe Lane, DAYS) 43 %
Crystal Chappell (Carly Manning, DAYS) 19 %
Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady, DAYS) 19 %
Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker, DAYS) 17 %
Favorite Storyline
» Alice's Memorial: Friends and family from all over the world gathered to say their final farewells to beloved legend, Alice Horton, and spent weeks sharing stories, going through pictures, and treating viewers to classic flashbacks. (DAYS) 47 %
E.J. and Sami's Summer Romance: Sami and E.J. took a break from battling to come together for their kids and found that the spark of Ejami romance was still there. (DAYS) 22 %
Parker's Paternity Puzzle: Chloe and Philip thought they were home free when Parker's paternity test showed Daniel to be the father. However, little did they know that Stephanie and Caroline had more than a hand in selecting who should be Parker's daddy. (DAYS) 14 %
Sarcophagus: Vivian got a taste of her own medicine when Brady trapped her in her own sarcophagus. Thanks to modern technology, Victor, Kate, Nicole, and Philip joined in on the fun of torturing her from afar. (DAYS) 15 %
Least Favorite Storyline
» Nighttime Hope: Hope embarked on a sleeping pill-induced rampage where she woke up in the middle of the night, put on the tackiest shade of red lipstick that she could find, and scampered out to assault and rob all the powerful men of Salem. (DAYS) 38 %
One-Night Phloe: Misguided by a little alcohol and a lot of self-pity, Philip and Chloe decide that the perfect way to escape their problems is to sleep together, make a baby, and take viewers through another round of 14 %
The Boy Is Mine -- And The Girl, Too: Rafe, Sami, and E.J. continually tried to one-up each other over who got full custody of Johnny and Sydney, proving that the adults in Johnny and Sydney's lives behave more like children. (DAYS) 23 %
Well, Shoot: Claiming child defense, Sami put a bullet in E.J.'s head while he was passed out. Rafe and Will led the long line of 23 %
Favorite Character
Carly Manning (DAYS) 25 %
» E.J. DiMera (DAYS) 30 %
Melanie Leyton (DAYS) 18 %
Nicole Walker (DAYS) 25 %
Least Favorite Character
E.J. DiMera (DAYS) 16 %
Rafe Hernandez (DAYS) 25 %
Sami Brady (DAYS) 15 %
» Stephanie Johnson (DAYS) 42 %
Most Memorable Moment
» Alice's Funeral: In a ceremony that included heartfelt eulogies, flashbacks, and the most tear-jerking roses in the history of Salem, the Hortons and their friends said a final goodbye to the fabulous Mrs. H. (DAYS) 53 %
An Easy Target: After E.J. and Sami's wedding was blasted out of the water by the reveal that he had orchestrated Sydney's kidnapping, Sami felt E.J. was as dangerous as ever. When she heard he threatened to take the kids, she went to the DiMera mansion, found E.J. passed out, and shot him in the head. (DAYS) 14 %
For My Mummy: When Brady learned that Vivian sent his mother's remains to a pet cemetery and planned to entomb Maggie in an elaborate sarcophagus she had made for 17 %
The Proposal: Proof positive that men should always accessorize, E.J. sported a fisherman's hat on the pier to pull a diamond ring out of the Salem River and proposed to Sami. (DAYS) 14 %
Favorite On-Screen Couple or Duo
Bo Brady and Carly Manning (DAYS) 20 %
» Bo Brady and Hope Brady (DAYS) 34 %
E.J. DiMera and Sami Brady (DAYS) 26 %
Rafe Hernandez and Sami Brady (DAYS) 18 %
Most Missed Performer
John Callahan (Dr. Baker, DAYS) 10 %
» Bryan Dattilo (Lucas Roberts, DAYS) 48 %
Lindsay Hartley (Arianna Hernandez, DAYS) 18 %
Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera, DAYS) 22 %
Outstanding Special Guest or Recurring Role
John Callahan (Dr. Baker, DAYS) 21 %
Mary Beth Evans (Kayla Brady, DAYS) 14 %
Leann Hunley (Anna DiMera, DAYS) 18 %
» Melissa Reeves (Jennifer Horton, DAYS) 45 %
Outstanding Overall Performer
Kristian Alfonso (Hope Brady, DAYS) 7 %
John Aniston (Victor Kiriakis, DAYS) 3 %
Molly Burnett (Melanie Layton, DAYS) 7 %
Crystal Chappell (Carly Manning, DAYS) 14 %
Shawn Christian (Daniel Jonas, DAYS) 1 %
Galen Gering (Rafe Hernandez, DAYS) 1 %
Mark Hapka (Nathan Horton, DAYS) 1 %
Lauren Koslow (Kate Roberts, DAYS) 1 %
Eric Martsolf (Brady Black, DAYS) 4 %
Joseph Mascolo (Stefano DiMera, DAYS) 1 %
Peter Reckell (Bo Brady, DAYS) 1 %
Suzanne Rogers (Maggie Horton, DAYS) 5 %
» James Scott (E.J. DiMera, DAYS) 20 %
Louise Sorel (Vivian Alamain, DAYS) 2 %
Alison Sweeney (Sami Brady, DAYS) 14 %
Arianne Zucker (Nicole Walker, DAYS) 9 %


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