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Week of August 18: THE SCOOP B&B DAYS GH Y&R      TWO SCOOPS COMMENTARY B&B DAYS GH Y&R      LAST WEEK'S RECAPS B&B DAYS GH Y&R
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Dena Higley
Salem Presence
Script Writer
September 2003 to November 2004
Associate Head Writer
1985 to March 6, 2003; August 2003 to October 2003
Co-Head Writer
August 11 to 18, 2003; October 20, 2007
Head Writer
March 7, 2003 to August 8, 2003; February 4, 2008 to August 25, 2011
Acting Portfolio
TELEVISION
Days of our Lives
Head writer
February 4, 2008 to August 25, 2011

One Life to Live
Head writer
December 13, 2004 to September 10, 2007

Days of our Lives
Head writer
March 7, 2003 to August 8, 2003
Awards & Acclaim
Daytime Emmys Winner, Outstanding Writing Team (2008; for One Life to Live)

Daytime Emmy Awards Nomination, Outstanding Writing Team (1994, 1997, 1998, 1999; for Days of our Lives)
Daytime Emmy Awards Nomination, Outstanding Writing Team (2006, 2008; for One Life to Live)

Writers Guild of America Award, Winner (2000; for Days of our Lives)

Writers Guild of America Award, Nomination (2002; for Days of our Lives)
Writers Guild of America Award, Nomination (2006; for One Life to Live)
News Archives
News Archive: DAYS hires new head writer with long-term vision for the show. [Jan 6, 2003]
News Archive: Former DAYS scribe Dena Higley named OLTL's head writer. [Sep 23rd, 2004]
News Archive: OLTL hires co-head writer for Higley. [Feb 19, 2007]
News Archive: Carlivati replaces Higley atop OLTL writing team. [Jun 4, 2007]
News Archive: DAYS fires entire writing team, re-hires Higley. [Feb 4, 2008]
News Archive: It's official: Higley is back as DAYS' hea writer. [Apr 23rd, 2008]
News Archive: DAYS to embark on autism storyline, a story close to home for Higley. [Jun 23rd, 2008]
News Archive: Behind-the-scenes turmoil as Higley storms away from DAYS. [Jul 29, 2008]
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