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‘General Hospital’ Actor Anthony Geary–and Luke Spencer–Bidding Port Charles Adieux

General Hospital has long featured actor Anthony Geary in the role of Luke Spencer. Now, after nearly three decades, Geary is ready to bid Port Charles adieux. He filmed his last scene for the show last week. Anthony Geary actually holds a long unmatched daytime television record in his role as Luke Spencer. When General Hospital aired Luke and Laura’s …

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Genie Francis: Laura Spencer Headed Back to Port Charles on ‘General Hospital’

Genie Francis is set to once again reprise her role as Laura Spencer on General Hospital. Fans are no doubt counting the days until Laura arrives back in Port Charles. According to a report from People magazine, this isn’t the first time Genie Francis–who first appeared as Laura back in 1976–has returned to General Hospital. She last did a five-month …

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Alison Sweeney Bids ‘Days of Our Lives’ and Sami Brady Goodbye

Alison Sweeney played the role of Sami Brady on Days of Our Lives for 21 years. This week she bid them both a bittersweet goodbye. As People reports, ‘She was loved, she was loathed, but Sami Brady was never ignored.’ Whether Sami was conspiring, lying, cheating, or sleeping with someone else’s husband, boyfriend, or fiance–she was always getting the attention …

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‘Dancing With the Stars:’ Who Are These Stars?

Dancing With the Stars hosts Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews announced the new season’s cast a few days ago, leaving some fans to ask, “Where are the stars?” Of course it was pretty likely from the inception of the show that they would eventually run out of real stars–but Tommy Chong? He and Cheech Marin made up the duo famously …

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Shayne Lamas of The Bachelor Fame Expecting Baby #2

Shayne Lamas of The Bachelor fame is expecting her second baby with hubby Nik Richie. Her husband confirmed the pregnancy in an interview with Us Weekly. “Shayne’s twelve weeks pregnant,” he said. “Like the great husband I am, I knocked her up during her birthday trip in Maui, Hawaii last November. Definitely a LOVE baby.” Lamas won season 12 of …

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Meredith Vieira Returns To Prostitute Role

If you’re not a fan of soap operas–“General Hospital” in particular–you may not know that television host Meredith Vieira once guest-starred on the daytime drama as an upscale madam with a flock of call-girls in her employ. That was ten years ago, but the show wants to bring her back for the role of Bree Flanders to spice things up. …

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John Ingle Dies at 84, General Hospital Star

If you are into the daytime soap operas, such as the long-time-running soap opera of General Hospital, I am sure you are aware of the scheming character of “Edward Quartermaine,” played by John Ingle since 1993. Unfortunately, John Ingle passed away this past Sunday (September 16th, 2012). Prior to John Ingle’s fame on the screen, Ingle (a Tulsa, Oklahoma native) …

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Daytime Emmys: General Hospital Has a Prescription For Success

The Daytime Emmys took place last Saturday, with long-running soap “General Hospital” taking home a quite a few statuettes in a number of different categories. The show, which began its run in 1963, has enjoyed 49 seasons to the tune of 12,590 episodes as of June 22nd. In an era when soaps are shuttering left and right, the program is …

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