Lisa Rinna came into the homes of many back in 1992 as Billie Reed on NBC’s daytime drama, “Days of Our Lives.”
Rinna made a final departure from the program back in 2013, following 20 odd years of on-and-off appearances.
Since then, Rinna’s made quite a name of herself, joining the whirlwind cast of “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” in 2014.
And Rinna’s brought the daytime drama right with her. She concurrently launched a wildly successful fashion line the “Lisa Rinna Collection” on shopping network QVC:
Her shoot-from-the-hip attitude has landed her on back on morning television, subbing in for former soap veteran Kelly Ripa on “Live with Kelly and Ryan”:
And now, it looks like daytime Rinna is here to stay. According to Entertainment Weekly, Rinna is breaking her years-long gap from daytime drama and returning to reprise her role as Billie Reed on “Days of Our Lives.”
EW reported Friday she began taping the new episodes this week and will be on screens by 2018.
Unfortunately, fans who are yearning for the reason of her return will have to sit tight. Rinna is keeping her motivations for returning to the long-running drama a secret — at least for now.
In the meantime, we’ll just have to watch throwback Rinna to keep us busy. Watch some old school highlights below: