6 Things You Didn’t Know About Days Of Our Lives Stars Crystal Chappell And Michael Sabatino’s Relationship
Calling all Days of Our Lives (DOOL) fans…who else misses Carly Manning and Lawrence Alamain? These two were incredible Days‘ characters in the early ‘90s with quite a crazy romance! Interestingly enough, life imitated art and the actor Michael Sabatino and actress Crystal Chappell ended up falling in love on set and getting married. Even though we watch them on-screen, there is so much more to this soap opera real-life super couple than what we see. Here are six things you may not have known about Crystal Chappell and Michael Sabatino.
6. Leaving Days
Both Chappell and Sabatino joined DOOL in 1990 and would end up leaving the show together in 1993. In an interesting turn of events, Sabatino was suddenly fired from the daytime drama, while Chappell’s exit was mutual between her and Days‘ executives. Crystal had simply not been happy with where her character Carly was heading. Crystal would return to Salem in 2009 only to exit once again in 2011.
5. Bold And The Beautiful Connection
While they met on DOOL, both Chappell and Sabatino have had incredible soap opera careers on other shows. Chappell has been on One Life to Life, Guiding Light, as well as Santa Barbara. As per the above, Sabatino has been on Knots Landing, Passions, and All My Children. Interestingly enough, both have been on the Bold and the Beautiful…just at different times. Sabatino was on the show in the early-to-mid 1990s for two years, while Chappell was a trailblazer as the first homosexual character on Bold from 2012 to 2013.