Special honor.

Veteran "Days of our Lives" star Deidre Hall (Marlena) will be one of the entertainers awarded with a place on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in 2014. The actress tweeted:


Hall originally joined the cast of "Days" in 1976 after previously appearing on "Y&R" as Barbara Anderson and starring on the kid's show "ElectraWoman and DynaGirl."She is not the only Daytime actor being honored. Rick Springfield (ex-Noah, "GH") is also set to receive a star for his contribution to pop music. Springfield, who is currently touring in support of his latest album, tweeted:


Soaps.com sends our congratulations to both of them on this special achievement.

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