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 Hospi-tal fold in surprise new parts?
Here’s the latest casting news from the ABC soap.
The week of January 22, 2018
The nonstop talk about Cesar Faison finally pays off, this week, when Anders Hove returns as the Port Charles super villain.
Hove, who created the character back in 1990, last appeared on the soap in 2012, when he was revealed to be Liesl’s (Kathleen Gatti) former lover and Britt’s (Kelly Thiebaud) father. Look for Hove to interact with Steve Burton (Jason) and others during his PC visit.
Maurice Benard has signed on for more years a Sonny Corinthos. Benard first appeared as the lovable mobster in 1993.
Also staying put on the soap: Vinessa Antoine. The actress has inked a new contract with show to continue on as police commissioner Jordan Ashford. Antoine has been with the soap since 2014.
In the blink and you missed them department, Bryan Craig and Megan Ward wrapped up their respective stints as Morgan and Connie, two of Ava’s (Maura West) victims, in the special episode devoted to her reconstructive plastic surgery.
General Hospital (GH) airs weekdays on ABC. Check your local listings for air times.