Peter Reckell: "Bo Brady"
In 1983 a rebel without a cause rode into the fictional town of Salem, riding a motorcycle, with a beard, a leather jacket, and attitude, Bo Brady. Peter Reckell has given his fans more than 27 years of great talent, great looks, and great memories. He changed the face of daytime and Bo Brady became our hero. We fell in love with Bo's charm right along with everyone else in Salem.
Bo Brady has a big heart, he is loyal and when he loves, he loves with his whole heart. He’s stubborn, he’s hotheaded, he’s a rebel and he doesn’t always play by the rules; but he always goes out of his way to help others. Bo Brady is a hero – the human kind, a good guy with flaws, who always defends the underdog and fights for what is right. Bo gone up against some of Daytime’s greatest adversaries and has taken part in memorable adventures. He has developed lasting friendships and been in involved in some of the show’s greatest love stories.
Peter pioneered the “bad boy with a heart of gold” character and will always be half of one of Daytime's Greatest Supercouples, Bo and Hope Brady. He’s an Emmy-nominated actor of enormous talent, who has shown incredible loyalty to the show. Days wouldn't be the same without Peter Reckell and without Bo Brady. Days of Our Lives, don't let one of the best actors in Daytime and one of the best characters in history leave our screens.