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Soap Opera Pulse Poll Results: November 5-9, 2018

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The results of the TV Source Magazine Soap Opera Pulse Poll are in! Your votes determined the top soap stars and couples for the weeks of November 5, 2018.

The Rundown

  • 24,159 total votes were cast during the voting period.
  • A shakeup in the actress chart leads to a chart mainstay reaching #1 for the first time — Days of our Lives star Camila Banus (Gabi) earns her first #1 in her 13th charting week.
  • Another DAYS star Marci Miller (Abigail) earns her highest chart to date at #2.
  • The Young and the Restless’ Amelia Heinle (Victoria) earns her highest chart to date at #3. Heinle was a frequent chart topper in previous years on the poll. Looks like talk of a new love interest has sparked fire within her fanbase.
  • General Hospital’s Billy Miller earns his fifth non-consecutive week at #1.
  • DAYS’ Will and Sonny earn their fourth non-consecutive week at #1 atop the couples chart. They tie DAYS’ Ciara & Ben for second-most weeks at #1.
  • Y&R’s Billy & Summer, Phyllis & Nick and Victoria & Cane make their Pulse Poll debut for 2018.

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TV Source Magazine’s Soap Opera Pulse Poll results are are determined by TV Source visitors casting their votes for favorite stars and couples from Fri-Sun. The top 15 stars who received the most results are listed.

Thank you to everyone to who participated in voting. Be sure to use #TVSPulsePoll when discussing on social media.

CHART LEGEND

  • “–” Did Not Chart Last Week
  • “*” Denotes a tie
  • “N/A” – Not Applicable

TOP 15 SOAP ACTORS AS VOTED BY TV SOURCE MAGAZINE READERS
RANK
ACTOR
PREV. WEEK
WKS ON CHART
WEEKS AT #1
#1 Billy Miller (Drew, GH) 2 14 5
#2 Freddie Smith (Sonny, DAYS) 5 14 1
#3 Chandler Massey (Will, DAYS) 3 14 1
#4 Robert Scott Wilson (Ben, DAYS) 1 14 6
#5 Steve Burton (Jason, GH) 6 14
#6 Daniel Goddard (Cane, Y&R) 3
#7 Thorsten Kaye (Ridge, B&B) 10 8
#8 Michael Mealor (Kyle, Y&R) 9 12
#9 William deVry (Julian, GH) 8 11
#10 Scott Clifton (Liam, B&B) 11 11
#11 Jason Thompson (Billy, Y&R) 13 10
#12 Jordi Vilasuso (Rey, Y&R) 5
#13 Greg Vaughan (Eric, DAYS) 12 4
#14 Roger Howarth (Franco, GH) 5 14
#15 Joshua Morrow (Nick, Y&R) 8

TOP 15 SOAP ACTRESSES AS VOTED BY TV SOURCE MAGAZINE READERS
RANK
ACTRESS
PREV. WEEK
WKS ON CHART
WEEKS AT #1
#1 Camila Banus (Gabi, DAYS) 13 13 FIRST TIME
#2 Marci Miller (Abigail, DAYS) 5 8
#3 Amelia Heinle (Victoria, Y&R) 2

#4

Victoria Konefal (Ciara, DAYS) 1 14 7
#5 Kelly Monaco (Sam, GH) 2 14 3
#6 Deidre Hall (Marlena, DAYS) 9 5
#7 Alison Sweeney (Sami, DAYS) 7 9 1
#8 Sal Stowers (Lani, DAYS) 2
#9 Jacqueline MacInnes Wood (Steffy, B&B) 3 14 2
#10 Mary Beth Evans (Kayla, DAYS) 12 12
#11 Camryn Grimes (Mariah, Y&R) 10 9
#12 Melissa Ordway (Abby, Y&R) 5
#13 Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis, GH) 8 10
#14 Judi Evans (Adrienne/Bonnie, DAYS) 11 8
#15 Rebecca Herbst (Elizabeth, GH) 4 14

TOP 15 SOAP COUPLES AS VOTED BY TV SOURCE MAGAZINE READERS
RANK
COUPLES
PREV. WEEK
WKS ON CHART
WEEKS AT #1
#1 Will & Sonny, DAYS 2 14 4
#2 Ciara & Ben, DAYS 3 14 4
#3 Drew & Sam, GH 1 14 5
#4 Jason & Sam, GH 5 13
#5 Abby & Arturo, Y&R 10 6
#6 Liam & Steffy, B&B 6 8
#7 Julian & Alexis, GH 9 10
#8 Tessa & Mariah, Y&R 7 11
#9 Billy & Summer, Y&R DEBUT
#10 Phyllis & Nick, Y&R DEBUT
#11 Victoria & Cane, Y&R DEBUT
#12 Franco & Elizabeth, GH 4 14
#13 Liam & Hope, B&B 12 13
#14 Sharon & Rey, Y&R 13 3
#15 Kyle & Lola, Y&R 14 2

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