Just a few short months after their not-so-fairy-tale wedding where gunshots reigned supreme after the ceremony, the marriage of Julian and Alexis took a dark turn on General Hospital.
By summer, Julian (William deVry) had seemingly lost his mind and tried to kill Alexis (Nancy Lee Grahn) with the dagger Helena used to kill her mother, seemingly to keep the information that he killed Carlos a secret.
And oh yeah, he found her wearing a wire trying to get him to confess to that crime and ordering the fatal hit on Duke the year before.
According to head writers Jean Passanante and Shelly Altman in the January 30 issue of Soaps In Depth, they knew they were taking a risk with this story, but they did it hoping for a big payoff. That payoff might come soon during February sweeps.
“If you aren’t willing to take risks on occasion, then what’s the point?” said Passanante. “Now, we’re moving into the next phase of the story.
The truth about his actions is going to come out one way or another. We know that the audience is desperate for Alexis to know the truth, and we want to make them happy.”
But, can they make them happy? While many fans (especially the Julexis Army on Twitter) do want to…continue reading on the next page —>