Nothing General About It – A Look Into the Life of GH Star Maurice Benard

General Hospital’s leading man, Maurice Benard, known to American households as mob boss Sonny Corinthos, is releasing a book about his life. Maurice has always been up front and open about many aspects of his personal life, including mental illness. He has brought great awareness to the topic and has contributed to the cause in many ways. Simply speaking out about his Bi-polar and manic depression has helped so many who are dealing with similar situations. In his upcoming book, Nothing General About It, Maurice dives into his life from the beginning- he gives his readers a look into his childhood, his relationship with his Father, and the development of his bi-polar diagnosis.

Maurice is living a blessed life with his family, friends, and cast mates who are like family itself. He has had an outstanding career as he has been on screen practically 5 days a week for the last almost 3 decades.

Nothing General About It will be released on April 7th, 2020. To pre-order click HERE!

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: Maurice Benard On Dr. Oz

MauriceDrOzThe latest General Hospital news has revealed that GH’s own Maurice Benard will appear on ABC’s Dr. Oz show this coming week.
The actor who plays Sonny Corinthos has a struggle he shares with his Port Charles mobster character personality. Maurice Benard suffers in real life, as well has his character on screen, Sonny Corinthos, with the same mental illness. Benard was diagnosed with Bi-polar disorder, and is open about what he has gone through, his treatment, growth, and life, involving this disorder. On screen, Sonny Corinthos faces the same struggles as the actor who portrays him, along with his TV son, Morgan, played by Bryan Craig.

Watch Maurice Benard discuss Bi-polar disorder with Dr. Oz this Thursday, February 25th, 2016.

 

Maurice shared the news with fans via social medial. Visit his Instagram here!

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.