GH Coming and Goings News
Who’s coming and who’s going from General Hospital (GH) ? Are any favorite performers from yesteryear returning to the daytime drama, this week, or in the near future?
Have any new actors or actresses been cast on the show in contract, recurring or day player roles? Are any well remembered or beloved stars from other soaps, past or present, about to join the General Hospital fold in surprise new parts? Here’s the latest casting news from the ABC soap.
The week of September 30, 2019
Michael E. Knight is back on the soap scene as a yet-to-be-named Port Charles character on Monday, September 30. The actor is best known for his role as Tad Martin on All My Children (1982 to 1986, 1988 to 1990, 1992 to 2011), for which he won three Daytime Emmy Awards.
Knight made his last soap appearance on The Young and the Restless, where he played Simon Neville from 2015 to 2016.
Jerin Forgie is playing Sheri, the nurse who overheard Sam (Kelly Monaco) and Jason’s (Steve Burton) conversation about Shiloh’s death. The actress, who debuted last week, appears again on Friday, October 4. Preston James Hillier portrays Dr. Johansen on Monday, September 30.
Coby Ryan McLaughlin has officially wrapped up his run as Shiloh, aka, David Henry Archer. The Dawn of Day cult leader met his demise at the hands of Sam, who shot him dead. General Hospital (GH) airs weekdays on ABC. Check your local listings for airtimes.
More About General Hospital
GH made its debut in 1963 and is the second longest-running daytime soap opera in American history. The longest-running sudser is Guiding Light. While it’s not the longest-running sudser, General Hospital is the longest-running soap opera currently on air.
The daytime drama outlasted other soaps to become a mainstay for many households! From Luke (Tony Geary) and Laura’s (Genie Francis) gripping romance and wedding, to Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) and his mobster activities, GH knows how to please their viewers.
More then five decades of gripping drama has kept the daytime sudser on the air as other soap operas were axed. It is one of only four remaining soap operas currently on the air. The other three daytime dramas include Days of our Lives, The Young and the Restless (YR), and The Bold and the Beautiful (BB).
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