According to Wikipedia for GL's Cassie Layne Winslow, After Laura Wright announced she was leaving the show, both GH's Cynthia Preston (Faith Roscoe) & OLTL/AW/GH Actress Jensen Buchanan were up for the role. Nicole Forrester won the role in the end.
Maxie Jones recently left Port Charles to spend time in Texas, and with that, portrayer Kirsten Storms is on a temporary leave of absence from “General Hospital” so that she can recover from real-life brain surgery.
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I've been watching all of that and I disagree with you. She was going to the Snyder farm because she felt welcome. They provided her the warmth and structure and support Lucinda, and that world as a whole, wasn't giving her but she needed.