256 pages, 11.03 × 9.55 × 0.79 in
October 3, 2013
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1402243499
ISBN - 13: 9781402243493
About the Book
An unprecedented photographic journey behind the scenes of the longest running scripted program in NBC's history, this volume uses never-before-seen images of cast, crew, sets, and styling from 1965 to 2010 for an extraordinary look inside the popular daytime drama.
Read from the Book
This book is a celebration of Days of our Lives, beginning with never-before-seen vintage black-and-white and color photos, and culminating in a once-in-a-lifetime photographic journey of a day in the life of the show's taping. Also included are beautiful hand sketches of costumes that transformed Deidre Hall and other cast members into amazing works of living art. The book begins with early 1960s photos, continuing through the colorful '70s, and on through the fun and creative fashions of the '80s and '90s and into the new millennium and today. This book embraces the over four decades Days has been on television. Corday Productions is proud to present this unprecedented book, and dedicates it to the millions of fans worldwide who have made the show a historic success.
Table of Contents
IN THE BEGINNING 3
A DAY IN OUR LIFE 56
From the Publisher
Days of our Lives 45 years: A Celebration in Photos is an unprecedented photographic journey behind the scenes of the longest-running scripted program in NBC's history, Days of our Lives. Including both vintage and recent behind-the-scenes photos, this book showcases the beautiful cast, dedicated crew, and familiar sets of a television icon that continues to this day to bring the beloved world of Salem to its loyal viewers.
Beginning with rare black-and-white historical photos and including a wealth of new never-before-seen full-color photos, this is a spectacular tour of over 250 pages of the cast, crew, sets, and styling from 1965 to 2010 that create the magic behind the show.
Welcome to an unparalleled peek into the TV magic of creating Days of our Lives-a blast from the past all the way to the stars of today, with a glimpse of what's to come.
"What began as a dream of my parents, Ted and Betty Corday, 45 years ago has become one of the most beloved shows on television. Days of our Lives is not just part of my family; it is also part of America's family. This book is a beautiful and unparalleled photographic celebration of Days of our Lives today."
"What a wonderful celebration of 45 years of hard work, dedication, love, and family. I am honored to be part of television history and excited to share a glimpse of our world with our fans."
"I am so excited that this beautiful book will offer our family of Days fans a special behind-the-scenes tour. This book is an amazing celebration in photos."
About the Author
Greg Meng is Sr. Vice President, Corday Productions, Inc., and Executive in Charge of Production for Days of our Lives. He is co-author of the book Cooking With Days of our Lives. An Oklahoma native, Meng resides in Beverly Hills, California.
Eddie Campbell was born and raised in Los Angeles. He has a bachelor's degree from USC Annenberg School of Communication and USC School of Cinema-Television. His background is in art direction for both TV and film, creative direction, and graphic design.