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February 13, 2014

Guy Wilson: 'No one has approached me on the street or anything, but I’ve gotten hateful anti-gay messages though social media and it makes me sad'

Guy Wilson, who began playing the gay character of Will Horton on the NBC soap Days of Our Lives last month, admits it has not been one big welcome party.

'No one has approached me on the street or anything, but I’ve gotten hateful anti-gay messages though social media and it makes me sad,' the actor tells Advocate.com.

January 8, 2014

Guy Wilson on two-time Emmy winner Chandler Massey: 'He’s made my job easier, because he has established such an amazing character'

On Wednesday (8 January), viewers of the NBC daytime soap Days of Our Lives will  notice a dramatic change in the appearance of the gay character of Will Horton.

Yeah, Will is still gay and he's still be with first love Sonny Kiriakis (Freddie Smith). But he will be played by actor Guy Wilson who will make his debut in the episode.

December 27, 2013

'We’re still telling a great story and shedding light on what’s happening'

On 2 January, viewers of the popular NBC soap Days of Our Lives will see Chandler Massey in the role of Will Horton for the last time.

The two-time Emmy winner played for the role for nearly four years - through Will's denial of being gay, his coming out to himself then to the whole town then falling in love with his friend Sonny Kiriakis.

Will also was charged with murder along the way, got shot and also got his ex-girlfriend pregnant.

September 12, 2013

Guy Wilson to replace two-time Emmy winner Chandler Massey as Will Horton

The identity of the actor replacing the acclaimed Chandler Massey as the gay character of Will Horton on NBC's Days of Our Lives had been a well-kept secret.

But the secret is out: it's Guy Wilson.

The news was revealed Wednesday (11 September) night in an unexpected way when fellow cast member Jen Lilley let the cat out of the bag on the Blog Talk Radio series, Lather Up With Littany.