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'General Hospital' Announces the Return of Genie Francis as Laura

Anthony Geary and Genie Francis reunited at the 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards on April 26.
Genie Francis, the legendary and Daytime Emmy Award-winning actress, will return to ABC' soap opera General Hospital as beloved character Laura Spencer, it was announced today by the show's executive producer, Frank Valentini.

“Genie is a part of our GH family and the door has always been open for her to return when the timing and story are right,” said Valentini. “Lucky for us, the stars have aligned and we are thrilled to welcome Genie back home.”

Francis received a Daytime Emmy Award in 2007 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for the role of Laura.

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