The first airdate of Genie Francis’ return to General Hospital as the iconic Laura Spencer will be next week on Friday, June 5th, according to an exclusive item at EW.com, which also shows a first look photo with her on-screen son, Nikolas Cassadine played by Tyler Christopher.
As to what brings Laura back to the Port Charles canvas, GH producers informed EW that the reason for her return is that “her family needs her.”
Genie Francis return is her first back to the ABC soap opera since 2013, when she returned as part of the series 50th anniversary milestone.
GH fans are also hoping that Laura’s return will dovetail into the exit storyline of her longtime screen partner Anthony Geary (Luke Spencer) who’s final 10-week-run begins on air on Monday, June 1st.
What do you think will be Laura’s story when she returns to General Hospital? Happy to hear Genie is back next week? Comment below!