Some characters on the show "Days of Our Lives" include Roman Brady, Hope Williams Brady, Victor Kiriakis, Lucas Roberts and Sami Brady. Other characters are Doug Williams, Hope Brady, Sefano DiMera, Jack Devereaux and Kate Robert.
Heroine Hope Williams Brady is played actress Kristian Alfonso. The role has won Alfonso numerous awards over the year, including the Soap Opera Award for hottest female star in 1999. Alfonso got her start in the modeling world, appearing on the covers of magazines such as Vogue and Bazaar. She joined the cast of "Days of Our Lives" in 1984 and has since appeared in over 1,000 episodes. She has also had roles on the television shows "Melrose Place" and "Falcon Crest" and has appeared in films such as "Blindfold" and "Joshua Tree."
Jon Aniston plays the role of Victor Kiriakis, a crime boss, businessman and member of the Board of Salem University Hospital. Aniston has appeared in over 2,000 episodes as Kiriakis. He initially starred in "Days of Our Lives" from 1969 to 1970, playing the role of Eric Richards. He then joined the cast of "Love of Life," as well as "Search for Tomorrow," before re-joining the cast of "Days of Our Lives" in 1985.