Taylor as Mia. (Soaps.com)

As Mia, the young woman whose baby Nicole wants to adopt, Taylor Spreitler started out the New Year jumping into a major storyline on Days of Our Lives. Prior to working on the soap, Taylor starred in an episode of “Law & Order: SVU,” the film, “All Souls Day” and appeared in several commercials. Now, Taylor is on contract at Days and fitting in just fine.

Soaps.com recently talked with Taylor who gave us a little glimpse into her life on the NBC soap.

How are you enjoying playing Mia on Days of our Lives?

Taylor: I’m enjoying it very much. Mia is the kind of character I’ve always wanted to play!

Soaps.com: Were you familiar with Days before you landed the role?

Taylor: I started watching Days when I got the appointment for the audition.

Soaps.com: Daytime is known for its quick pace and lengthy dialogue. Were you expecting that or were you surprised at how the show worked?

Taylor: I knew there was lengthy dialogue, but the fast pace was a little surprising at first! It’s a lot different than commercials, which can take all day to film.

Soaps.com: You seem to be fitting in nicely with many of Daytime’s veterans, especially Arianne Zucker (Nicole). How beneficial has it been to jump right in with some of Days‘ heavyweights?