Alison Sweeney will be leaving Days of Our Lives in 2014.
Alison Sweeney plays the role of Samantha Brady in the long-running soap opera. She first started with the show in 1993 when she was 16 years old. Now, Sweeney is 37 and has two kids. She cited wanting more time with her children as the reason she is leaving Days of Our Lives. Sweeney didn’t say how her character would be written out of the show, but she said that she hopes it’s in a happy way, even if the character doesn’t deserve it, reports US Magazine.
“I’ve been on Days of Our Lives for 21 years. I’m celebrating my 21st year and I decided that it’s going to be my last year with the show,” Sweeney told NBC News.