General Hospital News And Spoilers: Wally Kurth Opens Up About His Personal Relation To Autism As His Character Ned Walks The Journey With His Son Leo

It was a big day for the Quartermaine family when Ned Ashton (Wally Kurth) adopted his wife Olivia’s (Lisa LoCicero) son Leo (Easton Rocket). Leo was welcomed into the iconic family of Port Charles with open arms and hearts.

General Hospital news and spoilers reports reveal an interesting fact in the connection between a current GH storyline and the real life of actor Wally Kurth. Kurth weighs in on General Hospital’s depiction of Autism as he and co-star Lisa LoCicero play out this very realistic scenario on screen. General Hospital spoilers reveal Kurth’s own son Brogan (17) is autistic, making Kurth’s current story as Ned Ashton hit close to home. He explained, “I think they’ve done a really great job,” referring to the realism of finding out and coping with such a diagnosis. He continued, ““The writers knew about [Brogan and] Frank [Valentini] wanted to make sure how I felt about it. He wanted me to know that it was somewhat from my own personal experience that they were inspired to tell this story.”

Wally Kurth and ABC’s GH portrayal of a family dealing with an Autism diagnosis has earned news worthy attention. Check out the clip below as Wally Kurth was featured to tell his and Ned and Olivia’s story with TV son, Leo.

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General Hospital News And Spoilers: Easton Rocket Sweda Speaks Out On His Absence From GH

General Hospital fans have been wondering if the role of Leo Falconeri was SORASed and permanently recast.

General Hospital news and spoilers reports reveal that Easton Rocket Sweda was recast on the January 31st episode of GH. General Hospital comings and goings reports confirm that the recast was only temporary.

In a recent Instagram post, Sweda shared his excitement to be back at GH.

We are happy to see that the recast was temporary and Easton is back playing the adorable Leo.

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General Hospital News And Spoilers: GH Fans Thrown For A Loop By New Leo

It’s not uncommon to suddenly see a new face around Port Charles. Actors come and go, and especially with children, they are often times replaced to age the character. In the soap world, it’s called SORAS (Soap Opera Rapid Age Syndrome).

General Hospital news reports reveal the role of Leo Falconeri (soon to be Quartermaine), has been played by Easton Rocket Sweda. Easton joined the cast of General Hospital in 2021.

General Hospital spoilers reveal a new face for Julian Jerome and Olivia Falconeri’s son. GH fans were shocked to see the role of Leo was no longer being played by Sweda.

General Hospital news and spoilers regarding this recast has remained hush hush. Sweda’s status with GH is up in the air as fans worry the recast is permanent. Unlike other times when the recast is temporary, there was no voice over introducing the temporary recast. Instead, the cameras kept rolling and the scene went on without any type of announcement.

General Hospital fans took to Twitter to find answers. As it seems, General Hospital spoilers and rumors lean toward claim the recast is just temporary. According to some Twitter users, claims have been made that the word is Easton Rocket Sweda is being replaced temporarily, but there has been no confirmation either way.

Fans rally room to Sweda’s portrayal of Leo. Leo was diagnosed with Autism, reviving love and support from his mom, Olivia and soon to be adoptive father, Ned (Wally Kurth). At the time of Leo’s diagnosis on GH, actor Easton Rocket Sweda took to Instagram to let fans know that he too is autistic. The love and support he received from fans was touching. Now that he may have been replaced, GH fans are anxious as they await GH casting news.

General Hospital comings and goings reports remain uninformative on the status and role of Leo Falconeri.

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General Hospital News And Spoilers: GH’s Latest Recast, Meet The New Leo Falconeri

The son of Olivia Falconeri (Lisa LoCicero) and the late, Julian Jerome (William deVry) hasn’t been seen on screen in quite some time. The role was played by Aaron Bradshaw, however, recent General Hospital comings and goings reports confirmed the role has been recast.

General Hospital news reports reveal the role of Leo Francisco Falconeri is now being played by Easton Rocket Sweda. Sweda made is debut appearance on General Hospital, on the Monday, August 23rd episode.

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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.