BREAKING NEWS: ‘GH’s’ Kelly Monaco Out?

    on Friday, August 7, 2009 @ 1:52 PM

    Friday, August 7, 2009 3:00 PM ET | By Errol Lewis

    Kelly Monaco
    Photo: Yolanda Perez/ABC

    ( — Just when you thought it was safe for Jason (Steve Burton) and Sam fans, Soap Opera Digest is reporting that ABC’s “General Hospital” has put out a casting call for Sam McCall, a role currently portrayed by popular actress Kelly Monaco. An ABC spokesman issued a “no comment” to both Soap Opera Digest and Soap Opera Network when pressed for answers. This can only mean bad news for Monaco fans.

    The casting call is as follows: Early 30s, female, Caucasian, brunette, sexy, dynamic and fiery…SERIES REGULAR. This is a character who has been established on the show.

    Prior to joining the cast of “General Hospital” in October 2003, Monaco had a contract role on ABC’s “Port Charles” from 1999-2003.

    “General Hospital” airs Weekdays on ABC. Weeknights on SOAPnet. Check local listings

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    • Sam McCall
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