Who’s coming and who’s going from General Hospital (GH)? Are any of your favorite performers from yesteryear returning to the daytime drama, this week, or in the not too far off future?
General Hospital C&G News
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 January 31, 2022
Vernee Watson continues her latest story arc as Stella Henry. She’ll confront Marshall (Robert Gossett) on Monday, January 31.
Bradford Anderson returns to Port Charles as Damian Spinelli on Thursday, February 3. Look for Kelly Monaco’s Sam to seek out the computer wiz’s assistance.
Max Decker has taken on the role of Victor’s (Charles Shaughnessy) bodyguard, Johan. The actor likely looks familiar to daytime fans. He previously played Carlos Reyes on All My Children (2002-2004) and had short-term gigs on Days of our Lives as Max and Zig.
Holly Gagnier wrapped up her gig as Jennifer Smith, after attending Luke’s funeral. Gagnier first appeared as the character in 2015.
General Hospital History
GH made its debut in 1963 and is the second longest-running daytime soap opera in American history. The longest-running soap is Guiding Light. While it’s not the longest-running serial, 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 legendary Laura’s (Genie Francis) many decades on and off and back on as the show’s leading heroine to Anna Devane’s (Finola Hughes) exploits to Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) and his mobster activities, GH certainly knows how to please its viewers.
Current Soap Operas
It is one of four soap operas currently on the air. The other three daytime dramas include Days of our Lives (DOOL), The Young and the Restless (YR), and The Bold and the Beautiful (BB). General Hospital (GH) airs weekdays on ABC. Check your local listings for airtimes.
General Hospital (GH) airs weekdays on ABC. Check your local listings for airtimes. For more about what’s coming up in Port Charles, check out all the latest that’s been posted on GH spoilers, and for an in-depth look at the show’s history, click here.