General Hospital is the longest running American television serial drama, airing on ABC. Created by Frank and Doris Hursley, the series premiered on April 1, 1963. The longest-running cast member is Leslie Charleson, who has portrayed Dr. Monica Quartermaine since August 17, 1977, also making her one of the longest-tenured actors in American soap operas.[2][3] Former cast member Rachel Ames was previously the series' longest-running cast member, portraying Audrey Hardy from 1964 to 2007, and making guest appearances in 2009 and 2013, the latter for the series' fiftieth anniversary.[4] Ames made a special appearance on October 30, 2015.[5] Actors Genie Francis and Kin Shriner, who portray Laura Spencer and Scott Baldwin, are the second and third longest-running cast members, having joined General Hospital in February and August 1977, respectively.[6][7] Actress Jacklyn Zeman — who portrays Bobbie Spencer — is the fourth longest-running cast member, joining the serial in December 1977.[8] Actress Jane Elliot, who joined the serial in June 1978 as Tracy Quartermaine, is the fifth longest-running cast member, joining General Hospital in June 1978 until her departure in May 2017.[27][28][29] Former cast member Anthony Geary, who portrayed Luke Spencer, was the sixth longest-running cast member, having joined General Hospital in November 1978.[11] The following list is of cast members who are currently on the show: the main and recurring cast members, or those who are debuting, departing or returning to the series.

Current cast members

Main cast

ActorCharacterDuration
Vinessa AntoineJordan Ashford2014–
Maurice BenardSonny Corinthos1993–
Tamara BraunCarly Corinthos2001–05, 2014
Kim Nero2017–
Steve BurtonJason Morgan1991–2012, 2017–
Matt CohenGriffin Munro2016–
William deVryJulian Jerome2013–
Chad DuellMichael Corinthos2010–
Michael Easton
John McBain2012–13
Stephen Clay2013
Silas Clay2013–15
Hamilton Finn2016–
Hayley ErinKiki Jerome2015–
Genie FrancisLaura Spencer1977–84, 1993–2002, 2006, 2008, 2013, 2015–
Nancy Lee GrahnAlexis Davis1996–
Rebecca HerbstElizabeth Webber1997–
Jessie Brewer2015
Roger HowarthTodd Manning2012–13
Franco2013–
Finola HughesAnna Devane1985–91, 1995, 2006–08, 2012–
Liesl Obrecht2013
Alex Devane2017
Chloe LanierPatricia Spencer2015
Nelle Hayes2016–
Lisa LoCiceroOlivia Falconeri2008–
Billy MillerJason Morgan2014–17
Andrew Cain2017–
Kelly MonacoSam Morgan2003–
Alicia Montenegro2005
Anthony MontgomeryAndre Maddox2015–
Ryan PaeveyNathan West2013–
Emme RylanLulu Spencer Falconeri2013–
Michelle StaffordNina Reeves2014–
Kirsten StormsMaxie Jones2005–11, 2012–
B.J. Jones2009
Donnell TurnerCurtis Ashford2015–
Maura WestAva Jerome2013–
Laura WrightCarly Corinthos2005–
Lena Spencer2015
Dominic ZamprognaDante Falconeri2009–

Recurring cast

ActorCharacterDuration
Bradford AndersonDamian Spinelli2006–
Jennifer BasseyQuinn Danvers2017–
Shari BelafonteJanice Lomax2016–
Ryan CarnesLucas Jones2004–05, 2014–
Phil Brewer2015
Leslie CharlesonMonica Quartermaine1977–
Derk CheetwoodMax Giambetti2002–
Drew CheetwoodMilo Giambetti2006–
Gina CoconatoAlicia2015–
Noshir DalalRaj2015–
Trent DawsonHuxley Lynch2016–
James DePaivaDavid Bensch2017–
Risa DorkenAmy Driscoll2016–
Sonya EddyEpiphany Johnson2006–
Gene Farber[25]Richard Klein2017–
Scarlett FernandezCharlotte Cassadine2016–
Lily Fisher[26]Georgie Spinelli2017–
Kathleen GatiLiesl Obrecht2012–
Patrick Gallagher[27]Prison guard2017–
Nathaniel HarrisSergeant Robinson2006–
Rick HearstRic Lansing2002–09, 2014–
Carolyn HennesyDiane Miller2007–
Lynn HerringLucy Coe1986–2001, 2004, 2012–
Verity JannLeo Falconeri2015–
Wally KurthNed Ashton1991–2007, 2012–
George LakoFrankie2015–
Michael LeoneCameron Spencer2013–
Jon LindstromRyan Chamberlain1992–95
Kevin Collins1993–2001, 2004, 2013–
Christine LozanoNurse Christina2012–
Christian MalminMr. Gray2016–
Robin MattsonHeather Webber1980–83, 2004, 2012–
Eden McCoyJosslyn Jacks2015–
Kimberly McCulloughRobin Scorpio-Drake1985–2000, 2004–
O'Neill Monahan[28]Rocco Falconeri2017–
Agnes Olech[29]Larisa2017–
Ciera PaytonGrace2017–
Haley PullosMolly Lansing2009–
Wes RamseyPeter August2017–
Tequan RichmondTJ Ashford2012–
Renie RivasGallery assistant2017–
Marc Anthony SamuelFelix DuBois2012–
Brytni SarpyValerie Spencer2015–
Ava & Grace ScarolaAvery Jerome2014–
Travis SchuldtDoctor Zajac2017–
Brooklyn Rae SilzerEmma Drake2011–
Londyn Silzer[30]Bailey2017–
Parry ShenBrad Cooper2013–
Kin ShrinerScott Baldwin1977–83, 1987–93, 1998, 2000–04, 2007–08, 2013–
Garren Stitt[3]Oscar Nero2017–
Deborah Strang[3]Betsy Frank2017–
James Patrick StuartValentin Cassadine2016–
Jessica TuckCassandra Pierce2017–
Daya VaidyaMartina Morales2017–
Chris Van EttenChet Driscoll2017–
Anthony VitaleAldo2015–
Kristina WagnerFelicia Scorpio1984–2005, 2007–08, 2012–
Robert Palmer WatkinsDillon Quartermaine2015–
Vernee Watson-Johnson[3][10]Stella Henries2017–
TK Weaver[3]Danny Morgan2016–
Hudson WestJake Spencer2016–
Bergen WilliamsAlice Gunderson2001–
Emily WilsonEllie Trout2012–
John J. YorkMac Scorpio1991–
James Meadows1998
Jacklyn ZemanBobbie Spencer1977–2010, 2013–

Cast changes

Returning

ActorCharacterDateRef.
Denise AlexanderLesley WebberDecember 2017[3]
Kelly ThiebaudBritt Westbourne[3]

See also