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Christopher Whitesell
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Birthdate

January 17, 1957

Birthplace

Iowa Falls, Iowa, USA

Occupation

Writer

Years Active

1984-2017

Christopher Whitesell is a writer for daytime drama. Whitesell was co-head writer for Days of our Lives from August 2012 to August 2015. Whitesell has also worked on the writing staffs of Another World, As the World Turns, General Hospital, Guiding Light, One Life to Live, The Young and the Restless and Sunset Beach.

Soapography[]

Another World

  • Associate Head Writer (1988-1991; 1995-1996)

As the World Turns

  • Breakdown Writer (1987-1988; 2003-2006)
  • Co-Head Writer (2003-2006)

Days of our Lives

  • Associate Head Writer (2000-2001)
  • Co-Head Writer (10/2008-06/13/2011; 08/17/2012-08/18/2015)

General Hospital

  • Associate Head Writer (1997)
  • Co-Head Writer (05/1997-12/05/1997)
  • Breakdown writer (11/20/2015-12/01/2017)

Guiding Light

  • Breakdown Writer (1984-1986)

One Life to Live

  • Associate Head Writer (1993-1995)
  • Co-Head Writer (2001-01/31/2003)


Sunset Beach

  • Co-Head Writer (01/1998-12/31/1999)

The Young and the Restless

  • Breakdown Writer (06/21/2011-06/11/2012)

Awards and Nominations[]

Daytime Emmy Awards

YEAR CATEGORY SHOW W/N
1985 Writing Team Guiding Light N
1986 W
1988 Writing in a Children's Special ABC Afterschool Specials: Terrible Things My Mother Told Me N
1989 ABC Afterschool Specials: Daddy Can't Read N
1989 Writing Team Another World N
1994 One Life to Live W
1995 N
1996 Another World N
1998 General Hospital N
2002 One Life to Live N
2004 As the World Turns W
2005 W
2006 N
2011 Days of our Lives N
2014 N
2017 General Hospital N
2018 N

Writers Guild of America Awards

YEAR SHOW W/N
1985 Guiding Light N
1986 Guiding Light N
1998 Another World N
1998 General Hospital W
1999 General Hospital N
2002 Days of our Lives N
2006 As the World Turns N
2007 As the World Turns W
2012 The Young and the Restless N
2017 General Hospital W
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