Who’s coming and who’s going from General Hospital (GH) for April 1-5, 2019? 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 April 1, 2019
Denise Alexander is heading back to Port Charles as Lesley Webber, the mother of Genie Francis’ Laura. She’ll air on Tuesday, April 2 as part of the soap’s special anniversary. Alexander made her last appearance on the soap back in 2017.
Hillary B. Smith returns as attorney Nora Buchanan, the character she originated on One Life to Live. Look for the character to be representing Jon Lindstrom’s Kevin, who was arrested for his part in the Ryan Chamberlain killing spree.
Paulina Bugembe has been cast as the new Valerie Spencer. The role was originated by Brytni Sarpy, who left Days to join the cast of The Young and the Restless. Bugembe has several primetime guest spot credits, including roles on Scandal, The Good Place and Reverie.
General Hospital (GH) airs weekdays on ABC. Check your local listings for airtimes.