‘Pretty Woman’ Meets Nikolas Cassadine on ‘General Hospital’

Monday, August 23, 2010 at 6:55 PM ET by Errol Lewis

Photo: Bob D'Amico/ABC

(SoapOperaNetwork.com) — Fans who attended the Tyler Christopher headlined fan event during the "General Hospital" Fan Club Weekend in July were treated to inside scoop in which the actor revealed that he'll be working closely with actress Adrianne Leon, in what looks to be a "Pretty Woman" themed storyline. Now, fans can expect their first glimpse of said storyline beginning next week on the ABC soap.

Wednesday, September 1 kicks off the "Pretty Woman" in Port Charles storyline, which finds Nikolas Cassadine (Christopher) taking a liking to Brook Lynn (Leon) after the she's in desperate need of humanties basic needs – food, shelter and clothing.

The storyline is sure to create a firestorm with online fans who have been clamoring for a true romance between Nikolas and Elizabeth Webber now that the two are parents to a newborn baby. Elizabeth's portrayer, Rebecca Herbst, is currently on maternity leave after giving birth to her third child with former "GH" co-star Michael Saucedo (ex-Juan Santiago).

"General Hospital" airs Weekdays on ABC. Anytime on ABC.com.

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