Dr Shah on Days of our Lives

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Casting updates for Days of our Lives.

Days of our Lives is casting for several smaller roles on the NBC soap to appear on the show over the next six months due to the fact that the show tapes that far in advance. Some of these roles are for a single appearance while others may be recurring. Check out Soaps.com’s Days of our Lives spring dayplayer roles and watch for who will be in Salem this summer and into the fall below. Major casting announcements for the NBC soap opera can be found in the Days of our Lives Comings and Goings section.

Mr. Shin’s back

Michael Hagiwara appears on Days of our Lives on August 1 as Mr. Wei Shin, one of the members of DiMera Enterprises board of directors and an executive from Hong Kong. Originally portrayed by Donald Li on August 14, 2014.

Dr. Shah returns

Andre Khabbazi returns to Days of our Lives as Dr. Henry Shah on July 24. Khabbazi first played the part back in 2017 when he treated Abigail (Marci Miller) after a hit-and-run, and returned in early 2018 to romance Jennifer Horton (Melissa Reeves), though at the time she was interested in Eric Brady (Greg Vaughan) so the relationship went nowhere. He appeared a few more times in 2018. Khabbazi previously played Officer Oscar Ruiz on Sunset Beach and Alec Moretti on The Young and the Restless.

Order in the court

Barry Heins plays Judge Franklin on Days of our Lives for one episode on July 26. Heins has had small roles on several shows, including Friends and played a restaurant manager on the original Beverly Hills, 90210.

Bartender needed

Shawn Kathryn Kane will appear on Days of our Lives as a bartender July 31. Kane has previously appeared as a waitress on the NBC soap opera in 2014 and in 2016. She was also seen on Bold and the Beautiful as a Forrester employee in 2013 and on General Hospital as Cassie the waitress in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, and 2018.