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Maurice Benard Ava and Grace Scarola
Can't get enough of Sonny and Avery (twins Ava and Grace Scarola) scenes on "General Hospital?" Apparently, neither can Maurice Benard, who plays the show's mobster super dad. So he was quick to share and adorable father-daughter moment that didn't make into a recent episode.

First Look At ‘GH’s’ New Hot Doctor

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Friday, January 29, 2016 8:30 PM EDT
Matt Cohen, How to Get Away with Murder
As previously reported, actor Matt Cohen ("How to Get Away with Murder") has recently joined the cast of ABC's "General Hospital" in the role of Griffin Munro, Sonny Corinthos' (Maurice Benard) new doctor who shares a past connection with someone already in Port Charles. He'll debut on the Friday, February 5 episode of the soap. In the meantime, why not have your first look at what the new hot doctor looks like standing next to his rowdy patient?
As we get closer to daytime's biggest night, taking place on Sunday, May 1, the industry is abuzz today over which actors were submitted for a pre-nomination for the "The 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards," presented by The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). With at least two actors per show for each category (exception being Supporting Actress) several of daytime television's biggest and brightest stars are looking to vie for the coveted trophy that celebrates their hard work during calendar year 2015.
Remember in 1998 when Carly (then played by Sarah Brown) stepped away from Michael's stroller for the tiniest of moments which led to his kidnapping by the hands of Tony Jones, who previously was led to believe Michael was his before Carly proclaimed the child to have been fathered by Jason? Fast forward to 2015, we find Sonny (Maurice Benard), seemingly in the Tony role, being kept away from his child by an all grown up Michael (Chad Duell), who tells his adopted father, "Step away from the stroller now" in this week's promo for ABC's "General Hospital."

Should ‘General Hospital’ Kill Off Duke Lavery?

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Monday, April 6, 2015 3:52 PM EDT
When news first hit the web in August 2012 of Duke Lavery being very much alive on ABC's "General Hospital," it not only became a trending topic in the United States on Twitter, but also worldwide. Nearly three years later, it looks like the character will be heading back to the grave as portrayer Ian Buchanan is said to have recently learned that the writers have plans to off the character once more. It would be a huge mistake on their part as it would defeat the entire purpose of resurrecting the character in the first place.
ABC has confirmed that it will be recasting the contract role of Kiki Jerome on "General Hospital" with "The Young and the Restless" alum Hayley Erin (ex-Abby Newman). She is set to first air sometime in late February. Kristen Alderson, who originated the role, opted to leave when her contract was up earlier this month. She last airs in early February.