We love when daytime characters return to their show's canvas after a lengthy sojourn -- especially when they're played by the original actor. Such was the case on today's (8/11/09) episode of "Days of our Lives," when Victor Kiriakis put in a call to someone to help with Daniel's murder case ... and that someone happened to be his long-lost nephew Justin, played by daytime stalwart Wally Kurth!
Last seen in Salem way back in 1991 -- though he's been mentioned on and off for years, most recently in 2008 -- Justin was the epitome of "conflicted evildoer." He originally came to town in 1987 to be with his uncle Victor, who was practically his only family after his parents died. His big love affair was with Adrienne Johnson, a poor girl from the other side of the tracks whom Victor disapproved of.
Later, Justin took up with Angelica Deveraux, who (unbeknownst to him) became pregnant with his child. Adrienne had her own fling with Kiriakis stable boy Emilio (it happens), and when an angry Justin set up for Emilio to be killed, he got caught in his own trap and was paralyzed. He regained the use of his legs ... but became impotent (natch). For a while, at least.
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