Bill Hayes (Doug Williams on Days of Our Lives)

Current Character: Doug Williams

Birthday: 1925-06-05

Birthplace: Born in Harvey, Illinois

Marital Status: Married Susan Seaforth Hayes ( October 12, 1974 - present)


Bill Hayes began his career as a radio host, before breaking into the television scene as a singer and actor on several TV series. He has been in over 87 musicals, 28 plays, and at theatres in all states in the USA! He is married to Emmy-winning Susan Seaforth-Hayes, whom he met and fell in love with on the set of Days of Our Lives.

He and Susan made the cover of Time magazine in 1976.

He met and married first wife Mary Hobbs while he was a student at DePauw University. They had five children together.

Career Highlights

Days of Our Lives - Doug Williams (1970 - 1984; 1986 - 1987; 1993; 1996; 1999 - Present) (recurring)
The Wednesday Play - In Two Minds (1967) TV Episode ....
Minstrel The Cardinal (1964)
Frank Fermoyle (1963)
True Story - Larry Foster (Episode dated 14 January 1961 (1961) TV Episode)

Awards & Acclaim

Nominated, Daytime Emmy Outstanding Actor,Daytime Drama Series (1976) Nominated, Daytime Emmy Outstanding Actor,Daytime Drama Series (1975) Soapy Awards Outstanding Actor (1965)


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