While Craig has yet to reveal who the man he saw is, there have been rumors that it was Leo Stark (played by Greg Rikaart), a gay character who has come and gone. of the “Days of Our Lives” scene since 2018. (via IMDb). Fans last saw Leo when he was part of the special spin-off film airing on Peacock, ‘Days of Our Lives: A Very Salem Christmas’.
At press time, it remains to be seen whether or not Leo is the mystery man Craig fell for, but actor Kevin Spirtas believes the story is significant. “I know people who have been through this scenario,” Spirtas said. soap center. “I know someone in my family who’s been through this. There’s some truth to that.”
He also reiterated that Craig really likes Nancy and can relate to the fan reaction. “The way they wrote this is that [Craig realizing he’s gay] It’s no surprise to Craig, but it’s a surprise to Craig,” Spirtas said. “Craig doesn’t like Nancy. He never wanted to go out and hurt her badly… They were in high school together. They set out to conquer life together. That’s why they had so much fun. They loved each other, liked each other. I [do] think a lot of people are going to be upset that Craig and Nancy are apart.”