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|It's a Wrap for Kelly Sullivan at General Hospital|
|Topic Started: Jul 29 2013, 03:52 PM (1,181 Views)|
|bellajewel||Jul 29 2013, 03:52 PM Post #1|
It's a wrap for Kelly Sullivan at General Hospital
by Dan J Kroll
Posted Saturday, July 27, 2013 12:05:56 AM
Kelly Sullivan has finished taping her final scenes at ABC's General Hospital. The actress, who joined the show in 2011, revealed last month that her contract had not been renewed.
Kelly Sullivan (Connie Falconeri) has taped her final scenes at General Hospital. Last month, the actress confirmed that her contract with the ABC soap had not been renewed.
"My last day. It's gonna be a good one," Sullivan shared on Twitter on Friday, July 26.
In an interview with Soap Opera Digest, GH's head writer Ron Carlivati revealed that it was not an easy decision to write Sullivan and her alter ego off the canvas.
"This is a very, very talented actress and it was an agonizing decision for ABC and for Frank [Valentini, GH's executive producer] and for me," Carlivati confessed.
In June, Sullivan said she had "no ill feelings towards any of the staff or crew" at GH over the decision to have her exit the show. Shortly thereafter, Sullivan's co-stars also took to social media to share their thoughts on the news. To read some of those messages, please click here.
Sullivan assumed the role of Kate Howard, and later her alter Connie Falconeri, in September 2011. The role marked Sullivan's first contract role in daytime. The actress has previously appeared as a day player on As the World Turns and One Life to Live.
After finishing her final scenes, Sullivan returned to Twitter with one final message, "Aaaaand that's a wrap!!"
A final airdate has yet to be announced.
Edited by bellajewel, Jul 29 2013, 03:56 PM.
|Agent.99||Jul 29 2013, 05:22 PM Post #2|
||It was time. I didn't dislike her the way I did when she first came, but Connie's character is really not needed anymore.|
|granolagirl||Jul 29 2013, 05:33 PM Post #3|
||I will miss her.|
|Sonny_BrendaFan||Jul 29 2013, 05:36 PM Post #4|
Brenda: "Let the fireworks begin." Sonny: "With you and me, Brenda, it's guaranteed."
|If this was a few months ago I would be ecstatic. Now I'm "meh" cause I feel there are 3 others that should get the boot.jmo|
|LPS||Jul 29 2013, 05:47 PM Post #5|
Totally agree, however, I'm still glad she is going. However, I would have written off Kiki, Silas, Ava, and Franco first.
IMO, Sullivan overacted.
|Bright Eyes||Jul 29 2013, 08:47 PM Post #6|
||One of the worst actresses and characters ever. Good riddance.|
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