General Hospital News: Happy Birthday! Maura West Celebrates Major Milestone

Help General Hospital Blog in wishing General Hospital’s killer talent and all around gorgeous woman, Maura West, a very happy birthday!

Maura joined the cast of GH and made her debut as Ava Jerome on May 8th, 2013. She has spent over a decade as the sneaky and conniving, yet loving and strong Ava Jerome. Ava is now married to a real Prince after becoming Mrs. Nikolas Cassadine (Marcus Coloma).

Maura is celebrating a major milestone as today she turns 50! Well done, Maura! 50 has never looked so good! 🤩

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital News And Spoilers: Come Check Out The New And Improved ‘State of Mind’

General Hospital star Maurice Benard has reached out to fans to inform his audience that there will not be a new dispose of his YouTube series, State if Mind, this coming Sunday as per usual.

General Hospital news reports confirm Benard has issued a statement regarding a recent change in this mental health based talk show.

General Hospital spoilers reveal Maurice will be hosting a YouTube Live event on Sunday, April 24th between 10:30-11AM PST. During this live event, Benard will explain how State of Mind will look differently going forward. He goes in to thank his wife, Paula, among others for their support and contributions.

Please be sure to check out Maurice’s announcement this coming Sunday!

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

Soap Opera News: AMC Star Walt Willey Recovering From Recent Surgery

The soap opera community is one that expands through the networks, including all daytime dramas. The cast and crew of various soaps seem to be like one hug family. That is why we feel it’s important to share news about fellow daytime star, Walt Willey.

Soap Opera news reports reveal All My Children alum, Walt Willey (AMC, Jack Montgomery) took to Twitter to announce he was about to undergone surgery (April 12th). I’m his post he shared the surgery would be the following day, and ask fans to “have it in their hearts say a prayer, think a good thought, light a candle, or however you wish to send good vibes my way (no animal sacrifices, please!) as I meet this challenge. Thanks so much.”

Fast forward a few days later and GH Blog has updated news on Willey’s recovery after surgery. On April 19th, Walt returned to Twitter to announce, “I’m ba-a-a-a-aack!” Walt shared an update with fans and his gratitude for their support. His surgery was a success and he was released on Easter Sunday. Walt is at home and recovering comfortably.

We are so relieved to learn and report the good news of Walt Willey’s recent surgery. We pray he continues to heal.

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital News And Spoilers: Maurice Benard Tries To Convince His Kids He’s The “Cool Dad” Will He Succeed?

Alert! Alert! Cold Dad Alert 🚨! General Hospital star Maurice Benard is always keeping us entertained. Whether it’s on-screen in his iconic role as Sonny Corinthos on ABC’s GH, or behind the scenes at a deeper look into his personal life, Benard’s fans never go without.

General Hospital news and spoilers report on a new video shared by Maurice, featuring himself and his children. I’m the video, Benard is trying to get his daughter to join in on his IG video, but instead he kind of gets ignored and he just runs with the video on his own.

General Hospital spoilers reveal Benard disclosed how he is always trying to convince his kids that he’s the cool dad but he admits he’s not really succeeding in his quest 🤣.

Although in the past Maurice has felt he hasn’t lived up to the title, he admits that last night things changed when he was invited to a Sixers game by Philadelphia 76ers President, Daryl Morey. Benard went on to thank Morey and his wife.

Check out the video of Maurice’s night as an official “Cool Dad.”

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital News And Spoilers: Jophielle Love Reacts To Being Added To GH’s Opening Credits, Our Hearts Are Melting

It’s an exciting time for the cast and crew of General Hospital after updating the opening credits.

General Hospital news reports confirm that child star Jophielle Love has been added to the opening credits as her character Violet Finn.

General Hospital spoilers reveal Jophielle has shared a video to her Instagram account showing her reaction as she watches herself in the credits.

General Hospital news reports reveal Jophielle’s account is run by her mom, sharing photos and videos of the young actress. In a recent post sharing Jophielle’s reaction, her mom added a caption that reads, “Somebody was hoping for a long time that she would someday be added to the opening credits of GH! It finally happened a couple days ago and someone was over the moon! 😜”

General Hospital Blog shares in Love’s excitement and is happy to share this news and the uplifting video displaying the young actress’s reaction! We wish Jophielle all the best and we are so happy she is part of the GH family!

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital News And Spoilers: Josh And Lauren Swickard Celebrate Daughter’s 1st Birthday

As they say, ‘it goes by fast,’ when referring to how quickly our children grow up, it may be cliché but it’s true. General Hospital star Josh Swickard and his wife, Lauren know exactly that feels like.

General Hospital news and spoilers reveal Josh and Lauren Swickard are celebrating their baby girl, Savannah’s 1st birthday. General Hospital spoilers reveal Josh shared a photo of his family with a birthday message to his daughter along with a heartfelt message to Lauren. Take a look at the sweet post and caption below.

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

GH News And Spoilers: GH Blog Exclusive! Donnell Turner Reveals His Hand In Paving The Way For Curtis Ashford’s Success By Standing Up For His Community

Donnell Turner joined the cast of General Hospital and made his debut as Curtis Ashford on November 30th 2015. Since his arrival in Port Charles, Curtis has formed ties with many of the “well-knowns” around the city.

Over the weekend, GH Fantasy Events (Dino Ibelli and Linda Rohe) brought 6 GH cast members to Detroit Michigan, where they talked about their roles on the 59-year-old daytime drama, along with past and current storylines, while bringing to light some deep, behind the scenes General Hospital spoilers. Donnell Turner was accompanied by, Wes Ramsey (Peter August), Lisa LoCicero (Olivia Falconeri), Kathleen Gati (Dr. Liesl Obrecht), and Marcus Coloma (Nikolas Cassadine), and Nicholas Alexander Chavez (Spencer Cassadine).

In a recent Q&A at the GH Fantasy event, Donnell Turner revealed exclusive information regarding the character, Curtis Ashford, and now he had a hand in the development of this role from a writing standpoint.

General Hospital news and spoilers reveal Donnell had to face social injustice head-on. When asked by a fan if he knows why Marshall came back, Donnell explained that Curtis doesn’t know yet, but he knows all about why Marshall came back to his family. Turner then revealed that he knows a lot about what is going on with Curtis currently because he himself can partly be credited to Ashford’s current story. When diving into the backstory, Donnell explains that he had been employed with ABC and General Hospital for 6 years and grew frustrated at Curtis Ashford’s lack of storyline. Along with a lack of storyline, Curtis was lacking deep family ties in Port Charles, a steady job, and a stable home.

Turner went on to disclose his frustrations and what he did to pave the way, standing up for the black community. As explained by Turner, it’s illegal to pitch writing ideas to writers, as an actor. But that didn’t stop him from using a loophole to get his point across. Donnell sat down with TPTB over at General Hospital and pitched what was on his mind regarding racial injustices regarding featuring black people and black families on daytime tv. He brought to the attention of those who make the decisions regarding the path of a certain character, and in doing so, he was able to open their eyes to what was happening. Donnell fought for his character to have success in his life. His hope was to have a real, deep-rooted storyline, giving Curtis a family and a major story [in comes Marshall (Robert Gossett). He also advocated for Curtis to become successful in his career and eventually become a homeowner, and as we know, he and Portia Robinson (Brook Kerr) are currently celebrating the purchase of his brand new home.

Donnell also revealed that everything he had pitched is now “coming into fruition.” General Hospital Blog is so happy to learn that Donnell’s efforts have been successful in paving the way for others who have been, and could find themselves in a similar situation. We were so moved by Donnell’s story we wanted to spread awareness by sharing his story and bringing it to light. We are proud to help Donnell and so many others spread awareness of some of the racial injustices many have to face. We wish Donnell (and Curtis 😉) all the success life can bring!

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital News And Spoilers: Chad Duell Photo Bombs ‘GH 59’ Promo

How about that?! 59 years! On April 1st, ABC’s General Hospital celebrated it’s 59th year as a household staple for entertainment. On April 1st, 1963, the very first episode of GH aired, setting the stage (literally) for decades into the future- and beyond.

The cast and crew is ever changing yet through the years has stayed the same and kept it’s core family’s in focus. General Hospital news and spoilers reveal today’s generation in cast members love to have fun with each other on and off set.

General Hospital spoilers reveal Chad Duell, known as Michael Corinthos, was having a little fun with the ‘GH 59’ promo photo shoot. His cast mates were ready for action when Chad decided to take this photo opportunity to photo bomb his cast mates in their promo photo.

Happy 59 and counting to General Hospital! ❤️

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital Spoilers: Maurice Benard Lays Down The Law In Latest Family Video

Maurice Benard is best known for his role as Sonny Corinthos on the 59 year old daytime drama. General Hospital. He’s becoming quite the household name for mental health awareness as his YouTube series, State of Mind is catching on like wildfire, spreading beyond the GH fan community.

Maurice Benard has proven himself to be a family man on and off screen. General Hospital spoilers reveal Benard’s Instagram posts let GH fans into his world. Benard adores his family and has been enjoying being a grandfather.

In a recent IG video, Maurice shared a special moment between himself and his granddaughter TT on her second birthday. Benard can be seen and heard talking sweetly to the child, but firmly letting her know that she is not going out to see Buddy and the other goats. Her grandfather explained that she just got all cleaned up and she can watch tv but she is not to go out and see the goats.

Maurice band his family never fail to warm our hearts 🥰 Happy Birthday to the beautiful TT!

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.

General Hospital Spoilers: Carly And Sam Hit The Mat, Carly Takes A Stand, Isn’t Yoga Supposed To Be Peaceful?

A lot has landed on the plate of the woman who can seemingly handle anything. But even the toughest of the tough need distraction from the everyday stressors of life. And what Carly Corinthos (Laura Wright) has been facing lately is much more than the day to day challenges. Carly’s life has thrown more challenging curve balls her way as late.

General Hospital spoilers reveal Carly has a friend in Sam McCall (Kelly Monaco) (and a yoga partner). The two ladies set out for some self care when they decide to hit up a yoga class as a way for Carly to clear her mind. Between the divorce and drama with Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) and Nina Reeves (Cynthia Watros), and the incident involving Carly’s daughter Josslyn Jacks (Eden McCoy), a distraction is just what Carly needs.

General Hospital previews and spoilers suggest Sam and Carly’s serene workout isn’t what they expected when someone they are less than happy to see shows up. Carly takes a stand and is staying to see her workout through. Why should she have to be the one to leave?

Marie is an avid General Hospital fan. Her passion for writing and the compelling nature of the storylines is a perfect equation for writing a GH blog. Micki has a Bachelor of Science degree from Oakland University and spends time writing poetry and song lyrics.