Looks like the Scorpio clan is going to be back in action! On Tuesday, GH executive producer Frank Valentini revealed that Kimberly McCullough is returning starting on-air in November to play out major story revolving around Robin!
Now comes word on Wednesday that McCullough’s beloved on-screen father, Tristan Rogers is heading back to GH for some time to play Robert Scorpio. Currently, Rogers can be seen as Colin Atkinson on The Young and the Restless.
Valentini again broke the big return news via ABC.com, relating in a statement “Scorpio is such a beloved legacy character who evokes a sense of nostalgia and I know the fans have been patiently waiting for Tristan’s return. I share their sentiments and enthusiasm and that of our entire GH team in welcoming him home. It’s been a fantastic week of casting announcements for GH, but it’s not over yet.”
Tristan was last seen in the role back in January of 2014. Taking to his own Twitter account today, the popular veteran stated: “I am delighted to be visiting my friends in PC. Stand by for some fun stuff.”
So, glad to know that Tristan is coming home to visit his original soap family on General Hospital? Will Robert figure prominently in discovering where Robin has gone? Share your thoughts in the comment section below!