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Sarah Brown, Rachel Ames, Maurice Benard, Steve Burton, Kirsten Storms, John Ingle, Jonathan Jackson, Cynthia Preston

Anthony Geary to Leave 'General Hospital' After More Than 20 Years

May 09, 2015 11:05:35

Anthony Geary's "" residency is going to be over soon. The 67-year-old actor, who has portrayed Luke Spencer on the daytime drama for more than 20 years, has revealed his plans to leave the show when his current contract expires.

"The people at ABC and at 'GH' have been amazingly good to me, allowing me to live on two continents and treating me, for the most part, extremely well," he tells TV Insider. "This show has been a huge part of my life for over half my life and Luke Spencer is my alter ego. But I'm just weary of the grind and have been for 20 years."


'General Hospital' and 'Ellen DeGeneres' Dominate 2015 Daytime Emmy Nominations

April 01, 2015 11:04:21

Nominations for the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards have been announced. Continuing its domination, CBS leads the pack with a total of 62 nods. PBS trails with 50 noms, followed by ABC with 35, NBC with 20 and Nickelodeon with 18.

Show-wise, "" tops other daytime series with 28 nominations. It eyes the coveted Outstanding Drama series title, up against last year's winner "" and other strong contenders including "" and "".


ABC Renews 'General Hospital', Replaces 'Revolution' With 'GMA' Spin-Off

April 12, 2012 11:04:57

"" is staying on ABC at least until September 2013. After months of cancellation speculations, the Alphabet has decided to keep its only remaining soap opera, making sure the show will be on air to celebrate its 50th anniversary in April 2013.

"The Revolution", however, isn't that lucky since the network pulled the plug on the lifestyle series, which just premiered on January 16. The talk show, which was ordered as a replacement to canceled soap "", will air its last episode on Friday, July 6.


James Franco Returns to 'General Hospital' for 'Longterm' Story

July 26, 2011 11:07:04

is set to be back on "" again. The "" actor will reprise his role as performance artist and serial killer Robert "Franco" Frank starting September 20, and this time it will not be a short one since his story arc is described as "longterm".

James' character, who has a crush on hit man Jason Morgan (Steve Burton), returns to the show right when Jason is set to tie the knot with Sam McCall (). While it is not clear whether Franco will crash the wedding, a rep for the shows tells TV Guide that it will be his "most twisted plan yet" with Maxie (Kirsten Storms), Carly (Laura Wright) and her baby Josslyn involved in it.


38th Daytime Emmys Nominees Announced, 'General Hospital' Leads

May 11, 2011 09:05:17

The nominees of 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards are freshly announced. "" leads the overall nominations with 21 nods, followed by "" with 20 and "Sesame Street" with 16.

"GH" earns its nominations in the acting categories including for Laura Wright, Maurice Benard and Nancy Lee Grahn. Its domination however, cannot send ABC to number one in terms of network with the most nominations. The Alphabet is second to PBS which is backed up by "The Electric Company" and the animated "Curious George " apart from "Sesame".


James Franco's Return to 'General Hospital' Is in Time for Oscars

December 09, 2010 09:12:26

Striking while the iron is hot, is to make a return to daytime soap "" and reprise his role as the serial killer. The actor has twice appeared on the ABC show but he has agreed to do two more episodes which air just in time for his hosting stint at the Oscars.

For his critically-acclaimed performance in "", Franco has been poised to take a nomination at the upcoming Academy Awards. He has been tapped to host the show with who is also a potential contender due to her role in "". The "General Hospital" appearance would coincide this event, airing a day before and the day after the February 27 ceremony.


Nominees of Daytime Emmys Announced

May 13, 2010 01:05:19

Long-running U.S. soap opera "" is leading the charge for this year's Daytime Emmy Awards after landing a whopping 18 nominations. The series, which " star joined for a brief stint last year, will face off against ", which garnered a total of 16 nods, for Outstanding Drama Series.

Soap operas are poised to steal the show - following with 13 nominations each are "" and canceled drama "". "" and "" also received 11 and 10 nominations, respectively, and "" earned nine.


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