“General Hospital” will air it's 13, 000 episode on ABC on Monday, February 24. The show, which centers around the lives of the citizens of fictional Port Charles, celebrated it's 50th anniversary last year and is the longest running drama on currently on broadcast television.
During the historic episode:
- Teenagers Molly and TJ.'s relationship takes a dramatic turn as the couple prepare to make love for the first time.
- Michael and Kiki discuss taking their relationship in a new direction.
- An unstable AJ tries to remember what really happened the night of Connie’s murder.
- Robin prepares to leave Patrick, Emma and Port Charles.
Daytime TV Examiner was on set for the 13, 000 episode celebration and talked to some of the cast members, including show vets Rebecca Herbst and Tyler Christopher, along with Sean Blakemore (Shawn), Kathleen Gati (Dr. Obrecht), and Emme Rylan (Lulu).
As Elizabeth and Nikolas, Herbst and Christopher have worked together on the show for more than 17 years with Christopher joining the show in 1996 and Herbst arriving in 1997. The characters have been through a lot over the years as friends, as lovers and confidants These days, their relationship has become strained as Elizabeth has finally confessed her love to Nikolas on the heels of his announcement to Britt. Will their relationship ever be the same?
In our exclusive video interview, Hersbt and Christopher talked shared their thoughts on their characters history and the legacy of the show. Check it out the interview on this page.
“General Hospital” airs weekdays on ABC.
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