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GH's Farewell To Tracy Quartermaine Promo: Countdown To Jane Elliot's Last Episode!

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She is in a class all by herself, and now GH and daytime fans are preparing themselves to say farewell to the the character of Tracy Quartermaine and her portrayer Jane Elliot.

Tomorrow on the Thursday May 4th episode of the ABC daytime drama series, Tracy will exit the canvas. Look for a guest appearance by Tony Geary as Luke Spencer, too!

To acknowledge their longtime castmate, several GH stars participated in this newly release promo for the episode including: Dominc Zamprogna, Chad Duell, Maurice Benard, Emme Rylan, Laura Wright and Finola Hughes.

Watch the “Farewell to Tracy” promo after the jump! Then let us know what one word you think best describes Jane Elliot’s performances as Tracy Quartermaine in the comment section below!

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Shay
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Shay

FORMIDABLE!!!!!!!!

Timmm
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Timmm

“Thats what she is. Formidable, though near or far. Like a song of love that clings to her. How the thought of her does things to me. Never before has she been Formidable.”

Shay
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Shay

“Sir Timmm King Cole!” Who knew you had such musical talent??? First you rescue damsels in distress—-then serenade them, too!

Celia
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Celia

Born too late, I was….or you too soon, my Knight, Sir Timmmbo!!

Patricio
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Patricio

Bravo to ABC for giving a proper send off to a great employee for 40 years plus. Thank you for sharing your talent, Ms Elliott! God Speed!

Taelyn
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Taelyn

I’m going to miss her terribly. I love a Tracy… I hope she returns even if For visits.

curacaoman
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curacaoman

EPIC

Jimh(leave it to beaver)
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Jimh(leave it to beaver)

Hate to see her leave but instead of gettung her own storyline she had to be part of Finn and Hayden’s who are a snooze and this final exit storyline is forgettable….anyway, Leslie C. as Monica should get more screen time now but i doubt it!!!

dmr
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dmr

I agree, Jimh. I am not a fan of Finn or Hayden, at all. Way too much airtime is spent on trying to prop up Rebecca Budig. She just doesn’t fit in Port Charles, in my opinion.

Patrick
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Patrick

“Thank You” JimH and @dmr. i’m not saying SOD is the bible… just saying that “respected’ reviews resonate. the very word that is spoken… “Isolated” pairing isolated… what’s the point in building Finn and Hayden when they do not interact with anyone on the canvass. case in point.. what an insult to Jane Elliott.. when she is propped to feature characters who are not resonating… Finn and Hayden are DOA. dead on arrival… what’s the point in featuring this pair? JE did this with Sabrina… I admit that. JE did this with nuLULU. JE even did this with, Luke. I… Read more »

Patricio
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Patricio

Great post Haskel!

I do hope this gives more airtime to the beloved Leslie Charleston. Who apparently is the last man standing. (From the 70s.). I wish her luck but I don’t know that she has the stamina for s front burner story line.

Steve
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Steve

Laura, Scotty and Bobbie all joined around the same time that LC took over the role of Monica.

Patricio
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Patricio

I stand corrected.

Lisa
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Lisa

PHENOMENAL !!!!!!!!!!!!

Bambi
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Bambi

Micheal. Saw your name in the credits as a producer.
Thank you so very much for doing this for us.

Patricio
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Patricio

Yes, thank you!

Sue M.
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Sue M.

Will miss her a lot! Watched her on GH with my mom so many years ago. Wish her the best!

aria
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aria

PERFECTION! theres your one word.

Priscilla
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Priscilla

Superior!

Michelle
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Michelle

The word I think of to describe Jane Elliot is Integrity.

Michelle
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Michelle

Like many of the people here, I was a child when Jane came onto the GH canvas. I used to watch the show after school with my mom back in those days. It was such a fun time. The show was making history and setting records. My mother passed away a long time ago but her date of birth was May 4th. This episode is going to be bitter sweet for me for a few different reasons. I thank Jane and GH for the memories.

Celia
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Celia

Awwwww, Michelle. I’m sure your Mom is still watching; pleased with Jane’s memorable sendoff. God Bless

Dan S
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Dan S

I have a million memories of watching soaps with my mom who is also gone. Yes – bittersweet!

Jimh(leave it to beaver)
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Jimh(leave it to beaver)

Same here…i started with my mom…back in the late 60s we watched around 12 soaps at the same time…i was constantly switching channels if one show was opposite the other…and i had to do it by hand…no remote or vcr!!!

rebecca1
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rebecca1

It’s another ending…and when it’s tied up to such a profound loss it’s that much more. Understand….

Patricio
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Patricio

Thank you for posting this. I feel so strongly that we ‘of a certain age” were brought up by stay at home moms who shared their “stories” with us were very much influenced by this story telling.

My sister put it best , whenever I watch GH I think of sitting on the floor in front of my mother as we’re watched and she combed my hair. These soaps are a connection to those memories . I like many of you was missing my mom who has passed but loved Tracy!

God bless you all !

ASHLAND CRIPTON
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ASHLAND CRIPTON

So sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. Mine too passed away at way to young of an age (My mom was 49 years old when she passed away). It was her, too, that first introduced me to General Hospital, back when I was about probably twelve (12) years old, or so (I happen to be about 4 months away from turning 25 years old — as we here speak). My very first episode I saw with her was a pretty epic one. It was back when the character of Carly Corinthos (THEN played / portrayed by actress… Read more »

LeRoy Davidson
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LeRoy Davidson

I first saw Jane on an ABC soap called “Flame in the Wind.” Since then, I’ve seen all roles on all the shows she has graced. This is without a doubt an actress who stands alone in exceptionall-ism. To say she will be sorely missed is an understatement. To Jane, to Tracy: “Have the best of everything in your life so far.”

janet
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janet

Before I watched her in GH.I thought she was awesome on Guiding Light..I hadn’t seen her on G H then .Being a guiding Light fan, G H was not the show I watched. Jane is great. I was looking forward to coming back to watch her exit, now Tony Geary returning. I don’t know if I will bother. I have np respect for that guy the way he stuck it to his fans and Genie. Maybe I will dvr it so I can FF his face and voice. best to Jane. She seems to be a class act, even being… Read more »

Steve
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Steve

Hope you didn’t fast forward the Geary cameo. You would have missed the HAIR. No words, just hair.

Shay
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Shay

@Steve….There are no words for that hair!!!!

Shay
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Shay

So, exactly WHO was that comically-coiffed cafe’ customer???? Luke, Fluke, yet another Spencer-inspired doppelganger or was this mystery man merely a figment of Tracy’s fertile imagination after one too many of those “space cakes???” Holy Cliffhanger!!!!

janet
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janet

Steve I went back today, because the news took over the show. I decided to see what was on, and it was nice to see young Ned, tracy and Monica ,not snipping. mutual respect. I saw the hair. What exactly does Tony do in Amsterdam? that is the worst Geary hair so far. It was a nice send off for Jane. She is one hell of an actress.

Robin
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Robin

Couldn’t believe the news Tracy will be no more. We grow up with the character, it’s easy to forget the real person has a life outside the show. God Bless you Jane, thank you for many years of many emotions watching you!!!

ASHLAND CRIPTON
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ASHLAND CRIPTON

That goes to show how really great actors and actresses we are lucky to have grace our television screns and or computer screens and or just general device screens … over these years

Steve
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Steve

Incomparable

mary
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mary

real

Dan
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Dan

One word: Icon! They don’t make characters like Tracy Quartermaine anymore. Jane Elliot has always been the consummate professional, bringing her best to whatever she does, whether she was in a featured storyline or in the background. It’s amazing to me that she only has one Emmy win to her credit. But if there’s a reason, it’s because she hasn’t submitted her name many years, because she’s a classy lady that doesn’t believe in competition among peers. Unquestionably, one of the all-time greats in soap opera history. It’s sad to see another stalwart from GH’s glorious, rich history going away.… Read more »

Patricio
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Patricio

Bravo on a beautiful post!

Dan S
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Dan S

It’s a shame because we have lost so many vets in the last few years. This one is particularly sad to me because I would love to see Tracy Quartermaine on the screen forever. She should be in that mansion playing with her great-grandchildren years from now! But Jane Elliot deserves to live her life. I wish her well!

James R. Poissant
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James R. Poissant

UNIQUE. I have to use that word because there is absolutely nobody on daytime like Tracy. God, I’m going to miss her terribly and I will miss Jane playing her too. Thank you so much, Jane, for your always wonderful scenes as Tracy with her razor-sharp tongue. There will never be anyone like you on our soaps again. I love you!!!

vinman
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vinman

GREATNESS

k/kay
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k/kay

OK so they brought ABC back to my network satellite I use last week so yes I got sucked in and tapering her last performances and surprise Thursday’s episode in the info does not say one word about Tracy oh no it’s all about Sonny and Carly blah blah blah! FV you and Jelly are really the worse just how much money did you slide under the table for that Emmy! Jane you deserved better!

AJ
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AJ

So many things to say…
1) Do you think they control the episode description for the day?
2) Do you really think they bribed to win the Emmy?
3) If you’re so upset, why do you watch?
4) Check for grammar & spelling before you post.

Patricio
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Patricio

AJ -you are a riot! Lol

Celia
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Celia

Too funny, AJ. I am one of the culprits who does not check before posting, albeit I try.
I usually post in the speed of light….in a hurry. LOL. Forgive me??

Celia
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Celia

With the speed of light, not in….oops. LOL.

Timmm
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Timmm

Who sucked you in? Are you being held captive? Do you need help?

Patricio
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Patricio

Let’s call the police and get her out of GH PRISON ! Funny funny post

Brian
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Brian

The word that comes to mind when I think of Jane Elliot is excellence. For almost 40 years there have been very few in the business to do it better. She has been part of the heart and soul of General Hospital for so long, it’s hard to imagine the show without her. But the wheel will keep on turning, just like it always has and always will. Thank you Jane for all the years of entertainment, you will be sorely missed!

elm1951
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elm1951

phenomenal

Timmm
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Timmm

Jane, thank you for a wonderful ride! You are a class act! There have been so many actors on GH throughout the years that are forgettable. You my dear are NOT one of them. You will always be in my top ten. Godspeed.

fginaspy
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fginaspy

It doesn’t get better than Jane Elliott. She is in the upper tier of her profession. I will miss seeing her on my TV screen as Tracy Wuatermaine. Decidedly, this last storyline was not the best, but I loved that it brought the Quartermaine’s to the fore with Monica, Ned, Dillon and even Laura. Jane and Genie paired nicely. I don’t care to see Luke again, but I am sure BFF Jane and Tony agreed to this last parting. Good luck to you Ms. Elliott.

Jay Trotter
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Jay Trotter

Great episode! I was so moved by the events over at the Q’s and in some cases it felt like Wally, Leslie, and Genie were saying goodbye to Jane (vice versa) cause there were watery eyes in all four of them even before Tracy told everyone she was leaving. Very special moment! Wow! What an emotional powerful cliffhanger! Tracy telling everyone in the room that “she loves them and will hold all of them in her heart” and then revealing that she is leaving was the ultimate bittersweet moment. I was so happy for Tracy when she firmly said to… Read more »

rebecca1
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rebecca1

Another great post, Jay Trotter. If it’s any consolation, she said in the complete Michael Logan interview that she could possibly visit down the road…no promises and waaaaay down the road it would seem if she did. Maybe she’ll surprise us. Leaving the door open always feels better!

Jay Trotter
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Jay Trotter

YES! Ned is changing his last name to Quartermaine! What a incredible unexcepted surprise and what a heartwarming tearjerker moment! Ned’s speech was just so beautiful in explaining his own reasons and the legacy of carrying on the family name! I honestly thought that the opening scene would be about him adopting Leo, but this was so much better with him making a uplifting tribute to his Q legacy with a salute to Tracy and Edward. I was fighting back the waterworks and got choked up when Ned said to Tracy “that’s okay with you?” and she said back that… Read more »

rebecca1
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rebecca1

Again, I agree. Got misty, too. I’m just hoping this means Wally Kurth is in it for the long haul and it wasn’t just some symbolic, poetic moment for the viewers. Love Ned.

Patricio
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Patricio

Oh Mr. T another great post that I hope comes true. Soaps are best when they are centered on a family and drama that surrounds them. You can’t build a multigenerational story about a gangster!

Celia
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Celia

Wow, Patricio….never thought about it that way. How true that is!!!! Sooo illuminating. Kudos.

ASHLAND CRIPTON
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ASHLAND CRIPTON

Wasn’t Tracy (a Quartermaine) a part of the mob (that has to do with gangsters) back in the day?

Shay
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Shay

@Patricio….No you cannot, yet that is what GH has been attempting to do for at least the last decade, if not longer. Epic fail!

Libby
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Libby

We will miss Jane Elliot as Tracy Quartermaine on #GH. Super tribute to a gifted actress..

rebecca1
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rebecca1

strength and vulnerability. powerful combination.

Tracy Young
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Tracy Young

A class act, not just a Tracy Quartermaine but as a person all on her own. A legendary and wonderful person on and off the screen! Goodbye Jane, We will miss you!

The Wolf
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The Wolf

Class act

Jean Natale
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Jean Natale

I LOVE Jane Elliott and Tracy Quardermain. She MADE this show. There’s NO ONE who could take her place. I for one will so miss her.

Patrick
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Patrick

Unquantifiable to give quantity to (something regarded as having only quality). I’m certain all superlatives will be used. I marvel at her energies. I marvel at how effortless her delivery with the most natural it seems my word choice is “marvel” there’s no way to “quantify” what makes Jane Elliott. every facet of her being has graced our screen in one form or another “Thank You” Ms. Elliot. heartfelt sincerity from your audience. it seems like the last real story… Tracy had… was when that “Plague” or whatever it was… was affecting all of Port Charles…. ( if you look… Read more »

Shay
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Shay

“At least Samira is making Sabrina look good….” LOL….Who’d have ever thunk it???? (Okay, not really, but that sense of dreaded, dismal Disney damsel deja vu did kick in for a few terrifying seconds!!!!…..)

Patrick
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Patrick

heartfelt – thank you – for the pick me up along w/ Celia, JimH, davlestev1, jamesj75. took a 2 month plus leave of absence , I want to say sabbatical.. from this genre. I truly got so caught up in the political arena… I thought.. what am I doing ? keeping up with two shows plus this “lovely” blog… and I mean that.. just a lovely sentiment to a decades plus forever heart tug.. that .. ??? has a mind of it’s own however strong posts will… so be it.. I oft think… push the envelop… all readers are in… Read more »

Steve
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Steve

I have wondered about Bergen Williams (Alice) for a while. I hope Bergen is doing okay.

They stopped mentioning Alice by name a few months ago. Occasionally, they’ll mention a housekeeper without a name, but nobody shouts for Alice anymore.

Stella, Jennings, Reginald and Alice — a memorable household staff!

Shay
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Shay

@Patrick….Just for you!

Her hair is raven black….
Her lips spouting lies….
The ICE is on her back…
She’s got strange Samira eyes…
She’ll take the painting from you….
She won’t have to think twice…
She’s fake as Edward’s spawn…
She’s got strange Samira eyes….

Patrick
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Patrick

@Samira, is startling

I can’t help but watch to see how her eyes fit in

it escapes me

and i’ll bid adieu

OK.. I miss Sabrina… that few seconds of chill… did me

Celia
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Celia

Thak you, Patrick. I truly missed you. Between Jimh and me we kept asking, back and forth, what the heck happend to you, LOL.
I’ve already told you how glad I am to see you back, my friend. Missed your writing. Always enlightening…I follow your poetic heart!!

Timmm
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Timmm

I hope now that Ned took the Q name that means Wally is going to be on contract!

When is the last time you have seen that many people in the Q living room?

Kiki looked way out of place there!

And what pisses me off more than anything, Finn is sober for a moment, he is with Hayden AND Kiki is starring right at Finn and she doesnt say OMG, ITS SILAS!!! What a bunch of lazy writing! Just so stupid. Its about Jane, can we get it right just ONCE!

Shay
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Shay

It truly is the end of an era and things will never be the same! But as they say, all good things must come to an end and everybody must one day retire, even those of the royal variety….I shall certainly miss the old boy….such a jolly grand gent with an uncanny capacity for cracking the quick quip!!! Sorry…..I thought this was the tribute page for The Duke of Edinburgh, aka, Prince Philip!!!! No matter….GH’s Tracy Quartermaine is Port Charles’ closest claim to its own dynastic ruler, and as such, her touching and unforgettable swansong to friends and family as… Read more »

ASHLAND CRIPTON
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ASHLAND CRIPTON

I have a sneaky “feeling” that with Jane Elliot leaving her role, that this might lead to Leslie Charleson to decide to be the next one to retire her role of Monica.

Shay
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Shay

If she is left with any role from which to retire, Ashland! In recent years, it’s been more like Monica left Leslie behind, and not vice versa!!!!

Shay
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Shay

Well, when that sad day finally arrives, I hope Monica’s last frame will be one in which she is reunited with her son, AJ— you know, the only true Quartermaine heir—and we learn that he is alive and well after surviving a near-death experience and lengthy, deep coma that continued through these last two GH writing regimes!

ASHLAND CRIPTON
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ASHLAND CRIPTON

So many words can be used to describe the incomparable Jane Elliot. Loved your portrayal of Tracy Quartermaine. The character of Tracy Angelica Quartermaine kind of reminds me of “The Dorian Lord” of Port Charles.

Abruzzfan
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Abruzzfan

I completely agree, Ashland!

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GENERAL HOSPITAL: “I’m Alexis Davis, and I’m a Fighter, and an Idealist, and an Advocate”; Nancy Lee Grahn Gives Masterful Performance In Special Episode

When you combine superb direction, writing, production, and acting in a special episode of a daytime drama, viewers can see and understand the thought and care that went into it.

This was more than on display during Thursday’s highly-anticipated ‘Alexis-Centric’ episode honoring the 25th anniversary of Alexis’ portrayer, two-time Daytime Emmy winner, Nancy Lee Grahn, on General Hospital.

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In the story, symbolism was apparent and used for dramatic impact and it worked beautifully throughout, and best of all, Nancy received a script worthy of her immeasurable talents, and showed us once again why she remains one of the gold standards of our genre.  If you have not seen the episode DO NOT read any further as it contains spoilers.

It begins with an emotional Alexis looking at her mother’s watch which was still frozen from the time of her death.  While playing one of her mother’s records very loudly, she recalls Mikkos Cassadine kissing and dancing with her mom as a young Alexis (Natasha) looked on from the staircase.  When Sam asks her about it, Alexis shares that she sees the watch as sort of a representation for her own life being frozen over the last three years; which has included Alexis’ battle with booze taking over her life and her being disbarred, when being a lawyer was the way she identified herself and what gave her purpose.

Overwhelmed and anxiety-ridden, Alexis hightails it to Kevin’s office for a therapy session knowing she is going to Pentonville in the morning to serve her sentence.  She says she does not know who she is anymore.  Then, Kevin asks her how she spent her day thus far.  She flashes back to lunch with the good men in her life, Finn, Valentin, Jax and Ned.  Valentin tells Alexis she is proud of her for honing up to her mistakes.

Back at the therapy session, Alexis she was an attorney who stood for something and her life has derailed, and that she was a fighter, an idealist, and an advocate.  She knows she has to find a purpose in prison to make it through the three-year term and asks Kevin to help her find one.

Kevin wants to go back to when she was a little girl and her memories that are flooding back to her of Mikkos and her mother.  Just then, the younger version of Alexis is huddled in the corner of Kevin’s office, an image of her from the past.  Alexis tries to come to terms with her father and the choice of dangerous men and relationships that have marred her own happiness  … recalling Julian holding a knife to her throat like Mikkos did to her mother. She says he was one of the toxic men in her life, but Kevin reminds her all of the men in her life were not toxic.

Alexis starts with Ned as one who was good for her saying he was always stable, but she ruined that by recently sleeping with him and putting a wedge in his marriage to her long-time friend, Olivia.

We then flashback to earlier in the day, where Alexis ends up in an almost confrontation with Olivia.  However, Olivia tells her she misses the Alexis Davis she used to be and to get her back.

Now back with Kevin, a guilt-ridden Alexis relays she feels responsible for Neil’s death.  Kevin interjects she is not, nor what happened with Julian.  When Kevin attempts to bring up Mikkos again, Alexis rejects it and is angry that he is making her problem about daddy issues; like so many other women.  She vehemently shouts that the men in her life do not define who she is.

Then, Alexis flashes back to hurtful memories she has buried of a young Natasha witnessing Mikkos calling her mother a “greedy little bitch”.  She recalls it was on Christmas Eve and that Mikkos stopped by to give them gifts. That is when he presented her mother with the watch.  However, things took an ugly turn when he tried to leave, and she threatened to tell Helena all about her and Natasha. Next, Mikkos slapped her and that is when the watch shattered. As all this was going down, a young Natasha watched from the stairs and was horrified that she couldn’t stop her father from beating her mother and remembers how helpless she felt.

However, Alexis reveals to Kevin she thought this would be the last of Mikkos coming by, but he returned on New Year’s Eve and her mother took him back into their lives.  Alexis is beside herself that she could not protect her mother, but Kevin reassures her to remember she was just a child.

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It is then we come to the crux of the story.  Alexis looks over in the corner and sees her younger self crying. She goes to her younger self and tells her nothing that happened was her fault, and that their father was damaged and cruel. She tells the young Natasha this shouldn’t have been her burden to carry alone, and that she deserves to be happy. Then in the moment of strength and coming full circle, Alexis introduces herself to the young Natasha, “I’m Alexis Davis, a fighter, an advocate, and an idealist … and I will take care of everything from her on out.”  In that moment, Alexis embraced herself, and forgave herself, so she could move on with her life.

Alexis then flashes back to earlier that night, as the Davis girls gather for a faux graduation ceremony so Alexis could see Molly in her cap and gown and they hug. Back in her session, Kevin remarks that Alexis has repeatedly defined herself as a fighter, an idealist, and an advocate, and reminds her she has three daughters who have those qualities, and that all she needs to be is Alexis Davis.

Then, we get a heart-warming montage of Alexis though the years in honor of Nancy’s 25th anniversary with GH.

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As the episode concludes, it is the next morning, and Alexis enters Pentonville and enters her jail cell. There she meets her fellow inmate, who is studying law books to prep for her upcoming parole hearing. Alexis introduces herself as “Alexis Davis” and as someone who can help her.  We then go back to her mother’s watch which now begins ticking at Alexis’ home.  The show fades to black.

Kudos to Daytime Emmy winner, Phideaux Xavier for his outstanding direction, head writers: Chris Van Etten and Dan O’Connor and script writer, Scott Sickles for the thoughtful episode, EP Frank Valentini and his production crew for putting it all together, and the one and only Nancy Lee Grahn for a performance that will be remembered as a classic.

Share your thoughts on today’s on Nancy’s ‘Alexis-Centric’ episode via the comment section below.

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GH’s Kin Shriner Talks on Franco’s Demise, Scott’s Budding Romance with Obrecht, and His Enduring On-Screen Partnership with Genie Francis

One of the most beloved actors in the history of General Hospital, Kin Shriner, currently finds his alter-ego, Scott Baldwin, in a new budding on-screen romance with none other than Liesl Obrecht (Kathleen Gati).

This comes on the heels of Scott learning the devastating news that his son, Franco Baldwin was shot and killed, thus writing-off the ABC daytime drama series, for now, popular actor, Roger Howarth.

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Throughout his now almost 44-year-run on the ABC daytime drama series, Kin Shriner has brought his unique acting chops that helped mold the character of legal eagle Scott Baldwin into the humorous, at times cutthroat, endearing and many times heartbreaking character we have all come to love.’

 

In a brand new exclusive virtual sit-down interview with Michael Fairman on You Tube’s The Michael Fairman Channel, Shriner opens up about his history with GH and the times he stepped away to take on roles on Texas and As the World Turns, and then back again to the town of Port Charles and GH.

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As well, Kin reveals his reaction to learning the news that Roger Howarth would be exiting the show as his TV son and how he shot the key emotional scene where Laura (Genie Francis) tells Scott that Franco had died.  Shriner shares that he does not see how when Howarth returns to the show in as a yet-to-be-revealed character, that it would be a stretch if the two were some how related, but that he will miss working with the talented Howarth as a scene-partner.

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As to the women in Scott’s life, Kin addresses each of them from: Lucy (Lynn Herring), Bobbie (Jackie Zeman), Dominque (Shell Danielson), Laura (Francis), Ava (Maura West) – to which the character could never get that close to – and now Liesl (Gati), and working opposite all the powerhouse actresses who portray them.

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For fans of General Hospital who have watched the series for decades, Kin also shares memories of working with his late TV parents, Peter Hansen (Lee), Susan Brown (Gail) and his friend and former GH castmate John Reilly (Sean), plus backstage stories with his longtime scene partner, Genie Francis.

Watch the entire conversation with Kin below.

Now let us know, are you all for the Scott and Liesl romance? Will you miss scenes between Scott and Franco?  Would you ever want to see Scott and Laura reunite romantically? Share your thoughts in the comment section.

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Cameron Mathison Joins General Hospital

Big casting news! Daytime favorite, Cameron Mathison (Ex-Ryan Lavery, All My Children) is heading to General Hospital.  

Mathison, who will finish up his run as co-host of Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family when its final season ends in August, will be joining the ABC soap opera.

No word yet on what role Cameron will play and when he will debut.  Deadline broke the news of the newest GH cast member,

Throughout his acting career, Mathison has earned two Daytime Emmy Supporting Actor nominations in 2002 and 2004 for his work on AMC.

In a statement on joining the legacy series, Cameron said, “I am absolutely thrilled to be part of the General Hospital family!  Incredibly grateful to (Executive Producer) Frank Valentini and the writers at GH for including me in such an iconic show.  I feel like a kid at Christmas, as I’ll also be continuing making Hallmark movies and be part of that family as well.  So so excited… thank you!”

So excited that Cameron is coming to Port Charles? What role will he or should he play? Share your thoughts in the comment section below.

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