General Hospital Blog: Truth Or Cover Story- The Reason A Recast Fills Marcus Coloma’s Final Scenes

Marcus Coloma’s last scenes

Marcus Coloma’s last scenes! The role of Nikolas Cassadine was introduced in 1996. Actor and “Best Actor”Emmy winner Tyler Christopher originated the role, giving the Dark Prince his iconic persona.

As per General Hospital news reports, Tyler Christopher had passed the baton several times over the years before ultimately landing with Marcus Coloma. Coloma joined the cast of General Hospital in 2019. Over the duration a three-year contract, Marcus became Nikolas’ new face, becoming a familiar figure to fans. Marcus was embraced and loved as he brought Nikolas back to life.

Marcus Coloma’s Final Scenes- Truth or Cover Story

Recent General Hospital spoilers and GH comings and goings reveal Marcus’ contract ended and was not renews. Immediately, GH rumors began circulating about how things went down behind the scenes. It was rumored that Marcus Coloma refused to film his last scenes.

However, recent reports suggest that the 3 year GH star and the show’s producers decided it was best he didn’t film his last scenes due to a recent Covid exposure. Prior to this story, claims surrounding Coloma’s alleged refusal to film his last scenes flooded social media platforms.

The rumors regarding Marcus Coloma’s last scenes sparked controversy between fans who believed the Covid exposure story was simply a cover story to minimize the real life behind the scenes drama.

General Hospital comings and goings give a little insight on what to come. We can’t say either way how the events between Nikolas Cassadine’s portrayer Marcus Coloma unfolded. But, we can say that Coloma’s last scenes as Nikolas Cassadine will air in late January. 

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General Hospital Spoilers: Elizabeth And Esme Turn On Nikolas- Will Nikolas Leave For Pentonville?

Elizabeth and Esme turn on Nikolas

Elizabeth and Esme turn on Nikolas! Nikolas Cassadine (Marcus Coloma) is without a doubt taking advantage of his friendship with Elizabeth Webber (Rebecca Herbst). He knows it, she knows it; but how long will she stand for it? 

General Hospital news reports confirm Marcus Coloma will exit GH as Nikolas Cassadine. Speculations surrounding Coloma’s storyline wrap-up suggest Nikolas is going down in a big way.

Nikolas and Elizabeth are in far too deep to stop now even though they both know Esme Prince (Avery Kristen Pohl) can’t possibly be the hook killer. Elizabeth risks losing her entire career as a Nurse, as well as, jeopardizing her future with her boys.

General Hospital spoilers tease Nikolas pays the price for keeping Esme prisoner. He manipulated his best friend Elizabeth, roping her into helping him hide a young pregnant woman. Despite feeling like she has no other option, Elizabeth may rethink her position with Nikolas. Will Elizabeth and Esme turn on Nikolas?

General Hospital comings and goings rumors tease a recast is in the works for Nikolas Cassadine as opposed to having the character killed off. According to recent General Hospital news and spoilers, former GH star Tyler Christopher spoke out in regard to stepping in to play Nikolas Cassadine. As the original actor to play Nikolas, GH fans associate Tyler with the role the most.

Following Tyler’s announcement on social media, we conducted a GH poll asking fans if they’d want Tyler to return as Nikolas. General Hospital news and spoilers reveal over 1K fans voted to voice their opinion. Results show that 80% of fans voted they’d like to see Tyler to play Nikolas. While 11% said it’s not necessary for Tyler to step in, 10% said they’d like to see him only as a temporary recast. To sum things up, majority of fans voted Tyler Christopher as the preferred actor to portray Nikolas Cassadine.

GH fans vote Tyler Christopher over Marcus Coloma to play Nikolas Cassadine

That said, General Hospital rumors began speculation, claiming that ABC fired Marcus Coloma. GH rumors also claim Tyler Christopher may take his place as Nikolas.

Will Elizabeth and Esme rat him out, ultimately sending Nik straight to Pentonville?