"Days Of Our Lives" comings and goings reveal that a very exciting new star is headed to Salem this month, and you may recognize her from her previous work, or even because of her very famous father. According to Soap Hub, actress Jennifer Landon will begin a recurring arc on "DOOL" as a character named Hillary. Jennifer is set to make her debut later this month and will have some interaction with Nicole Walker as she continues to be on the run with baby Holly.

Jennifer Landon's famous father is beloved by many

According to the report, "Days of Our Lives'" newest cast member, Jennifer Landon, is the daughter of television legend Michael Landon.

Many fans will remember the late Landon from his roles on iconic shows such as "Little House On The Prairie," "Highway To Heaven," and "Bonanza." It seems Michael's daughter, Jennifer, has followed in her famous father's footsteps and become an actor.

Landon's impressive soap opera resume revealed

While Jennifer may be new to "Days of Our Lives," she is certainly no stranger to the Soap Opera world. Many fans may remember Jennifer as Gwen on "As The World Turns," where she won three Emmy Awards for her work on the soap in the years 2006, 2007, and 2008. She was last seen in the soap world as the character of Heather Stevens on "The Young and The Restless" in 2012. Now, Jennifer Landon is headed to Salem!

Others headed to Salem in March as well

Landon will join Marshall Hilliard, who will be back as Dylan, Teisa Sekona, who will portray Clarice, Brad Lee Wind's Eimon, and Scott Takeda's Dr. Lee, who will all be seen on "Days of Our Lives during the month of March. Recently, fans were saddened by the news that Arianne Zucker, who plays Nicole Walker on "DOOL," is leaving the NBC soap opera after twenty years in the role.

While Jennifer's small stint won't replace Arianne's shocking departure from the series, it does give fans something to look forward to in the way of casting. What are your thoughts on Jennifer Landon coming to "Days of Our Lives?"