But it was Sonny who left Salem to heal his wounded heart. Photo Credit: Prior to making it in the acting world, Smith supported himself via a slew of different jobs. When EJ is murdered, Will chooses to temporarily relocate to Los Angeles with Arianna, his mother Sami and his younger siblings, in order to be the screenwriter for a movie based on Sami's life, as well as to support Sami and his siblings during their grief for EJ the father of Will's half-siblings Johnny and Sydney. Will is assigned to write a story about Paul for Sonix, who he interviews in Paul's room at the Salem Inn.
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InWill now sixteen,  was reintroduced with actor Dylan Patton. Welcome back, Will, and welcome back, Sami;"  and soap journalist Janet Di Lauro  named the resurrection of Will as the first of five ways Ron Carlivati had "revitalized" Days and made it "better than ever". Retrieved August 23,
Sami fears he has been kidnapped and goes onto the news to plea for his safe return.