Sheri Anderson

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Sheri Anderson is an American television writer and producer who is the author of the fiction novel series, Salem's Secrets, Scandals and Lies, based on the television series Days of our Lives that was released in conjunction with their 45th Anniversary. She previously worked primarily on serials and in international film and television development. She is widely credited for co-creating some of the most memorable storylines and Supercouples on American daytime television including Luke and Laura, Bo and Hope, John and Marlena, Patch and Kayla, Tony and Anna DiMera and Shane and Kimberly.

Anderson was also Creative Consultant on The Spot,[1] the first original content site on the internet. She is also a partner in CohenThomas Management/Hot Rock Media, representing leading actors in film and television. She is married to Paca Thomas, owner of Pacaworks a multi-media production company. The five time Emmy Award winner is the co-creator and former partner of Vidlit.com and is Bernie Taupin's sidekick/producer on Bernie Taupin's American Roots Radio heard on SiriusXM's The Loft.

Positions held[edit]

Another World

Days of our Lives

  • Co-Head Writer: April 19, 1982 - November 10, 1986, July 10, 1992 - August 6, 1992, December 21, 1992 - April 28, 1993
  • Head Writer: June 12 - July 9, 1992, August 7 - December 18, 1992
  • Script Editor: 1990 - 1991
  • Script Writer: 1975 - 1976, 1981 - 1982
  • Story Consultant: 1988 - 1989

General Hospital

  • Associate Head Writer: 1979 - 1981
  • Script Writer: 1991

Guiding Light

  • Head Writer: 1987

Santa Barbara

  • Co-Head Writer: 1990

Falcon Crest

  • Co-Producer: 1989
  • Writer: 1989

Jumanji

  • Script Writer: 1998

"The Spot"

  • Creative Consultant/Exec. Producer: 1996

Awards and nominations[edit]

Daytime Emmy Awards[edit]

  • WIN (1990) Best Writing; Santa Barbara)
  • NOMINATION (1984, 1985 & 1987; Best Writing; Days of our Lives)
  • NOMINATION (1981; Best Writing; General Hospital)

Writers Guild of America Award[edit]

  • NOMINATION (For 1983, 1986 & 1993 season; Days of our Lives)
  • WIN (For 1990 season; Santa Barbara)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yant, Monica (July 23, 1996). "As the Cyber World Turns", St. Petersburg Times, p. D1.

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