Days of our Lives favorite Jennifer Deveraux is headed back to Salem on a full-time basis. Actress Melissa Reeves has signed a contract with the show and she'll return to the screen this fall.
) is returning to Days of our Lives -- and this time the fan favorite will be sticking around.
's Michael Logan reports that Reeves has signed a contract with the NBC soap and she'll report back to work in September. Soap fans, however, will still have to wait a while longer before they'll see the actress on-screen. Due to Days of our Lives' advance taping schedule, Reeves' first scenes will not air until November!
Earlier this year, there was rampant fan speculation that Reeves might join real-life husband, Scott Reeves
(ex-Jake Hogansen, DAYS) on ABC's General Hospital, where he plays Steven Lars Webber
Meanwhile, Logan hints that Matthew Ashford
) might also be on deck to return to Salem later this year.
Melissa Reeves assumed the role of Jennifer Horton in 1985.