Soap Opera Digest is reporting that Eileen Davidson who made a return as Kristen DiMera in 2012 wrapped up her stint as the character on July 16. "The Kristen story wrap-up is just fantastic; she was just glorious. I am thankful for all she's brought to us. It was the first shot in the arm we needed. A big shot in the arm," says Executive Producer Ken Corday. Reportedly, the actress is taking time away from acting to spend time with her family.
Eileen Davidson took to Twitter Tuesday night to address the love, support and surprise from fans.
You're all so awesome! I didn't get fired. My family is fine. Thanks for your love and support! xoxoxo
— Eileen Davidson (@eileen_davidson) July 31, 2013
Davidson also spoke to fans on her Facebook page, stating, "Hello! I just wanted to confirm that I have indeed left 'DOOL'. My last day was July 16 but I will be airing until November. I'm taking some time off to enjoy my family however I am not retiring. Not really sure what's next for me work wise. But I am looking forward to figuring it out!
Thanks to all of you for your support and love. I've had an incredible time on 'DOOL' this year."