Who’s coming and who’s going from General Hospital (GH)?
General Hospital C&G News
Are any of your favorite performers from yesteryear returning to the daytime drama, this week, or in the not too far off 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 June 28, 2021
Carolyn Hennesy makes another appearance as Corinthos family attorney Diane Miller on Tuesday, June 29. She’ll share scenes with Laura Wright’s Carly, who turns to Diane for advice.
Parry Shen pops back in as the incarcerated Brad Cooper on Thursday, July 1. Look for Kelly Thiebaud’s Britt to reach out to her old pal for support, when she pays him a visit in prison.
Vernee Watson wrapped up her brief return as Stella Henry. Curtis Ashford’s (Donnell Turner) aunt has headed back to London. However, as always, the door remains open for her to visit Port Charles in the future. Please note that air dates may be subject to change.
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) four 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 their viewers.
Please note that air dates may be subject to change.
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.