Roommate to Heather Webber in the Forest Hill Sanitarium. Keeps all of Heather's secrets when Heather is escaping the sanitarium to kill Diana Taylor. Heather's gun is secretly hidden in a doll, kept closely in Sarah's hands. Sarah is convinced that she drowned her sister, a fact found to not be true. She falls in love with Joe Kelly who was investigating the murder.
The Jewish financier for Corinthos and Morgan and Benny's identical twin brother. Born Bernard K. Abrahms in 1943, a widower and uncle of Conan. He funds Sam McCall and Damian Spinelli's private eye agency. Shot in 2011, and blackmailed by Cesar Faison, posing as Duke Lavery. Dies during a shootout, after being shot by Joe Scully, Jr. and Faison.
Son of Maria Sanchez and Lorenzo Alcazar, raised thinking Maria is his sister to hide him from his father. Becomes obsessed with stalking the girls involved with his cousin Sage Alcazar's death. Schemes with Lulu Spencer to break up Dillon Quartermaine and Georgie Jones. Thought to have been shot to death by Sam McCall in self defense, but resurfaces in February 2008 as the Text Message Killer. Killed in March 2008 after an accidental hanging.
Part of the original cast, Cynthia has an affair with Dr. Phil Brewer, causing marital problems between him and his wife Jessie Brewer. When Phil goes back to Jessie, Cynthia marries Dr. Ken Martin.
Mother of Dino Antoinelli. Mistress of Victor Jerome. Sent to prison along with her son for trying to kill Victor's daughter, Olivia.
(Chris DeRose, 1988)
Son of Victor Jerome with Dimitra Antoinelli. Half-brother to Julian Jerome, Olivia St. John, Evan Jerome Sr., and Ava Jerome. Tried to kill his sister Olivia and later sent to prison along with his mother.
Mother of TJ Ashford. Widowed wife of the late Thomas "Tommy" Ashford Sr. who was accidentally killed in battle by fellow Marine, Shawn Butler. She gave her son the option of living with a friend of his father's, Shawn Butler or military school, because she could no longer handle him. Came to Port Charles to take her son home. When TJ Ashford refused to go with her, she decided to stay in Port Charles. Shawn reveals that she was arrested for running drugs in Maryland and spent two years in prison to Duke Lavery. She is really an undercover agent with the DEA.
Former soldier in Iraq. One of the seven assailants that take the Metro Court Hotel hostage. Bonded with Maxie Jones while trapped in the hotel vault. Maxie snuck Coop out of the hotel after it exploded and hid his part in the hostage crisis. Got a job working security at the same hotel, until Sonny Corinthos found out he was one of the hostage takers, and was now working for Sonny, by being a cop at the PCPD to feed Sonny and Jason information. Dated Maxie Jones. He was found dead in January 2008, murdered by Diego Alcazar.
Fake son of Brenda Barrett and Aleksander Janacek. Used as a decoy by Suzanne Stanwyck to throw Brenda off the trail of her real son Alec Barrett.
Roger Barrett (deceased)
(Nat Christian, 1987)
DVX agent. Held the General Hospital café hostage, threatening to contaminate the whole room with a MOX 36 virus toxin if his demands were not met. Held Bobbie Spencer hostage while trying to make a run for it, later poisoning her with the toxin. Stabbed by Frisco Jones with his own toxin.
Daughter of Elizabeth Barrington. Did not get along with Emily Quartermaine. Kissed Juan Santiago, which made Emily jealous. Returned to Port Charles with her son Rafe on January 30, 2013, so they can find Lucy Coe to help them. Stabbed in the chest by Caleb Morley.
Possible cousin of Monica Quartermaine. Lover and housemate of Jimmy Lee and nemesis of Celia Quartermaine. Lorena moved to Port Charles to open Avalon Spa and was soon joined by her partner in crime, Leo Russell. Together they blackmailed wealthy matrons. Lorena's dubious achievement was causing Edward Quartermaine's heart attack. Prior to leaving Port Charles, she married Derek, the son of one of her blackmail subjects, and moved to Nebraska to decorate her new mansion.
Evelyn Bass (deceased)
Ex-wife of Cody McCall. Mother of Danny McCall. Adoptive mother of Sam McCall. Abandoned Sam and left her with Cody when Sam was very young. Was killed in a house fire set by her mentally handicapped son Danny McCall.
Son of Warren and Melinda Bauer. Classmate and boyfriend of Kristina Davis. Believed to have been abused by his father. Clashed with Kristina's brother Michael Corinthos and her crush Ethan Lovett. Bullied her younger brother Morgan Corinthos. Was abusive towards Kristina, pressuring her into having sex with him and hospitalizing her twice in early spring 2010. Was the victim of a hit-and-run accident caused by Alexis Davis, dying from his internal injuries shortly after arriving to General Hospital.
Forensic technician at Llanview Police Department. Serious live-in girlfriend of John McBain. Mother of Liam McBain. Separated from her boyfriend, John McBain, after she gets a letter and a photo from her uncle, Todd Manning, that shows John cheating on her with Sam Morgan and the fact that John has been neglecting both her and their son Liam while staying at Port Charles.
Katharine Delafield's cousin who schemed with Katharine's fiancee Paul DeVore to kill her for her inheritance. She ended up being shot instead and came back as a ghost to venge herself on Paul which lead to his death.
Mikkos, Victor and Tony's cousin. It was unclear if he was related to Petros, another cousin who bore a striking resemblance to Mikkos. Came to Port Charles from Brazil as the poor Cassadine, something no one was aware of, and established a business relationship with Sean Donely and the Quartermaines in February 1986. Helped Sean drive a wedge between Celia Quartermaine and Jimmy Lee Holt using Pilar. With the Donely/Cassadine merger now public knowledge, Monica began assisting them in bringing down the Quartermaines. After Jimmy Lee announced that the merger would make them richer, he and Edward Quartermaine decided to invest their fortune, unaware it was fake. With 50% of the Quartermaine fortune in his grasp, Dimitri betrayed Sean, who then tried to make up for his scheme by warning the Quartermaines. Unfortunately his warnings fall on deaf ears as Jimmy Lee and Edward sold the other 50% stock, thereby assuring their financial ruin. Having obtained the entire Quartermaine fortune, Dimitri fled to Brazil just as the Quartermaines were informed of their losses. It is unknown whether he is alive or deceased, as he has not been seen, heard, or spoken of since his departure in April 1986.
Daughter of Helena Cassadine and part of the Cassadine family. Came to town with Dr. Ewen Keenan as his patient and developed a relationship with Ethan Lovett while under the name Cassandra. Shot and killed on Helena's orders when she refused to be part of her mother's plots anymore.
Patriarch of the Cassadine family. Was the chief villain in the Ice Princess affair, where he put North America into a deep freeze in mid-July. Was killed while fighting Luke Spencer, who threw him into the ice chamber in self-defense.
Son of Mikkos Cassadine and Helena Cassadine of the Cassadine family. Father of Nikolas Cassadine and grandfather of Spencer Cassadine. Killed by Luke Spencer in 1981, but brought back from the dead by his mother Helena, who had him cryogenically frozen until his injuries could be healed. Supposedly died a second time after falling into a bottomless pit while being chased by Luke Spencer. Returned from the dead in 2013, and was revealed as the culprit behind Lulu Spencer-Falconeri's disappearance and his son Nikolas' shooting. Was presumed dead after being cryogenically frozen by Laura Spencer. Shot and killed by Dante Falconeri.
Son of Mikkos Cassadine of the Cassadine family Biologically born a Cassadine as a baby but was later removed. Poisoned Helena Cassadine, and wanted to seek revenge on her, Luke Spencer, and the other Cassadines and Spencers.
AKA Victor Castle. Brother of Mikkos and Anthony of the Cassadine family. Was one of the major players in the Weather Control scheme by brother Mikkos. Sent to prison by Robert Scorpio and Luke Spencer. Following his incarceration, mysteriously became the new director of the World Security Bureau and is the one responsible for releasing Liesl Obrecht from WSB custody in exchange for information pertaining to his sister-in-law Helena and his nephew Stavros. Came to Port Charles seeking help from Robin Scorpio-Drake to revive the Cassadine family. Ex-lover of Tiffany Hill and Liesl Obrecht. Shot and killed by Obrecht.
Brother of Stone Cates and Gina Cates. Ex-husband of Karen Wexler. Ex-lover of Brenda Barrett. Returned to Port Charles in July 2008 as a widower with his young son Stone in order to obtain treatment for Stone's autism, but left later that year to return to San Francisco.
Son of Carmine and Gloria Cerullo. Brother of Lois, Mark and Vincent Cerullo.
(Drew Himber, 1994)
Son of Carmine and Gloria Cerullo. Brother of Lois, Mark and Patrick Cerullo
Rico Chacone (deceased)
(John Vargas, 1990)
Brutally raped Carla Greco after she turned down his marriage proposal. Took several residents and the president of Santo Moro hostage in Port Charles. Tried to assassinate the president of Santo Moro. Killed in self-defense by Carla Greco.
Pediatrician. Identical twin brother of Kevin Collins. Son of Victor Collins and Melanie Chamberlain. Committed several murders; fixated on Felicia Jones because of her resemblance to his mother, who sexually abused him while growing up. Died after he set himself up to die in a bombing.
Doctor at General Hospital. Was the grandson of a very respected member of the Asian Quarter, the Ancient One. Yank's younger brother Tei was killed early on in the Asian Quarter mystery, spurring him to help Robert Scorpio and his pals break up Wu's gang. In the process, he fell in love with Wu's granddaughter, Jade.
Former rock singer turned mental patient, after his wife, Livvie Locke, died. Based on the Port Charles character Caleb Morley. Went on a killing spree, believing he was an actual vampire named Caleb Morley. Came to town looking for his "son," Rafe Kovich, Jr., and Sam Morgan, a lookalike of his wife. Committed several crimes and pinned them on John McBain, a detective who was his lookalike. Stephen was stabbed by John McBain in self-defense and presumed dead.
Assistant to Herbert Quartermaine. Inherited Hebert's money when he died. Moved to France.
Josh Clayton (deceased)
(James Vincent McNichol, 1984–85)
Musician. A close friend of Frisco Jones, Josh had a huge crush on Holly Scorpio. One of his songs was stolen by Blackie Parrish. During the Asian Quarter storyline, Josh was killed by mistake by Mr. Wu's men because Josh was wearing Frisco's jacket. When Frisco realized what had happened, he went undercover to get revenge, joining escapee Sean Donely in his quest to bring Wu down.
Ex-wife of Scott Baldwin, Tony Jones, and Alan Quartermaine. Wife of Kevin Collins. Surrogate and adoptive mother of Serena Baldwin and adoptive mother of Christina Baldwin. Former chair of the Nurses' Ball. Character moved to the General Hospital spin-off, Port Charles, in 1997. Lived in Paris with Kevin, Serena, and Christina. CEO of Coe Coe Cosmetics in New York City. Returned to Port Charles in 2012 to help plan the Nurses' Ball.
Psychiatrist, formerly on staff at GH. Husband of Lucy Coe. Father of Livvie Locke. Identical twin brother of Ryan Chamberlain. Son of Victor Collins and Melanie Chamberlain. Came to Port Charles to learn more about Ryan's mental illness. Has suffered from mental illness himself. Character moved to the General Hospital spin-off, Port Charles, in 1997. Lived in Paris with Lucy, Serena, and Christina. Returned to Port Charles in 2013 when Lucy was committed to Ferncliff for her insistence that John McBain was vampire Caleb Morley. Accidentally started the process of revealing that Julian Jerome was actually alive when Alexis Davis came to him seeking help retrieving memories of Sam Morgan's biological father in an effort to help Danny Morgan beat leukemia.
Owner of the Recovery Room. Widow of Francis Xavier Scanlon, Sr. Married to Victor Collins. Mother of Francis Xavier Scanlon, Jr. and Joseph Scanlon. Grandmother of Neil Kanelos and Christina Baldwin. Adoptive grandmother to Lark Madison.
Worked for the Quartermaines as their cook for many years. Hated when anyone else was in her kitchen, and thus people at the house were afraid of her. She quit a few times but always came back. Cook was the first fatality in September 2012 when Jerry Jacks released a deadly pathogen into the Port Charles water supply.
(mentioned character, 2013—)
Replaced the deceased "Cook"; first mentioned in August 2013.
Deadbeat father of Sonny Corinthos and Courtney Matthews. Left Sonny's mother, Adela, when Sonny was little and chose not to be part of Courtney's life after losing her mother's money from poker causing them to near bankruptcy. Former manager at Kelly's Diner. Left Kelly's to seek treatment for a gambling addiction.
First wife of Sonny Corinthos and was married to him at the time of her death. While pregnant with Sonny's child, she was killed by her mob boss father Hernando Rivera (deceased) in a car bombing meant for Sonny. Dated Miguel Morez and had a son with him (Juan Santiago). Hated Brenda Barrett. Informed Sonny that Brenda, working for the FBI, had been recording them together.
Part of the original cast, Angie is the daughter of Mike Costello. She has a problem with her accident that left her with face surgery on the premiere episode of General Hospital. She later has a baby with Eddie Weeks. Angie Costello is the first patient of Dr. Steve Hardy (John Beradino), the Chief of Staff at General Hospital. Angie is brought in with severe cuts on her face from a car accident where her boyfriend Eddie Weeks (then Craig Curtis) was driving. After surgery, Angie is upset that her face will be disfigured and causes trouble and stress for Dr. Hardy and Nurse Jessie Brewer (Emily McLaughlin). Angie recovers from plastic surgery and has an illegitimate child with Eddie, which they give up for adoption to Fred and Janet Fleming (Simon Scott and Ruth Phillips). Angie and Eddie get married, and want their child back. They kidnap the baby and are arrested. The court gives them custody of the baby and they leave town for Chicago. Angie returns in April 1993 and visits with Steve the same day as his 30th anniversary at General Hospital.
Ex-boyfriend of Sam McCall. Had run a carjacking ring with Sam, who eventually testifies against him to avoid her own criminal charges. After getting out of jail, he comes to Port Charles as an employee of Faith Rosco in order to get Sam back, kidnapping her twice. Shot and killed by Jason Morgan, who saves Sam.
Famous pianist. Katherine's family mysteriously dies in accidents secretly arranged by Katherine's cousin and fiancé. She and Robert Scorpio spar when they first meet, but the duo quickly becomes attracted to one another. Robert and Katherine become engaged, but Duke Lavery's death interrupts and indefinitely postpones their marriage. After Robert realizes he cannot fully commit to her, she leaves in 1990 with her adopted son King Delafield.
Father of Buddy and Julie Morris-Devlin. Surgeon at General Hospital. Marries Nicole Devlin. Has an affair with Eve Lambert. Killed by his daughter Julie Morris-Devlin, while under the control of Greg Cooper.
Works for the fake Luke Spencer, whom ordered him to keep an eye on Julian Jerome. Flirted with Jordan Ashord, who was undercover. Shot and killed by Julian after he blew up Alexis Davis' house. His heart was donated to Alice Gunderson.
Police detective and Dante Falconeri's lieutenant. Grows up with Dante and Olivia Falconeri in Bensonhurst. Has a mysterious past with Franco. Shows signs of corruption, such as hiding Johnny Zacchara's gun after he is shot by Sonny Corinthos in self-defense. Revealed to be the man attacking strippers and the gunman that tried to shoot Dante in the Metro Court parking garage. Kidnaps Lulu Spencer and Sam McCall, eventually holding them hostage at The Haunted Star. Killed by John McBain in a shootout.
Police Commissioner of Port Charles. Husband of Tiffany Hill. Father of Connor Olivera and Anna Donely. Commits adultery with Jessica Holmes, and she becomes pregnant. It is not known whether Sean is the father of the child, as Jessica is murdered by Ryan Chamberlain before the baby is born.
Associate at the Crichton-Clark Clinic. Presumably killed in an explosion at the clinic.
Angel Sorel Ellis
(Angel Boris, 2001)
Private investigator. Daughter of Joseph Sorel. Widow of Donnie Ellis. Helped Sonny after he was stabbed by Sorel. Fled town after the police learned that she killed Sorel. Former lover of Sonny and Jax.
(Yeniffer Behrens, 2008)
Waitress in Martha's Vineyard. Hired by Trevor Lansing to manipulate his son, Ric Lansing. Had a very mysterious past. Dated Ric Lansing.
Enemy of Robert Scorpio, Anna Devane, Sean Donely, Robin Scorpio and Luke Spencer. Held Lucky Spencer captive on the orders of Helena Cassadine. His right-hand man was Jacques. Believed to have died twice–first on a boat with Anna and Robert, who were also presumed dead for a number of years, and then while escaping from the police on the docks in a boat which exploded. At the time of his presumed death in 2000, he was working for Helena. In the summer of 1993, Faison appeared on the ABC daytime series Loving. He also appeared on GH's daytime soap spinoff Port Charles in 1999. Revealed in 2012 to be alive, impersonating Duke Lavery in Port Charles, and responsible for the kidnapping of Robin Scorpio, Anna's presumed dead daughter and was also responsible for the murders of both Bernie Abrahms and Jason Morgan. Father of Britt Westbourne. It was later revealed that "Duke"/Faison didn't actually kill Jason.
Detective at the PCPD. Son of Olivia Falconeri. Long lost biological son of Sonny Corinthos. Husband of Lulu Spencer. Biological father of Rocco Falconeri. Paternal half-brother of Kristina Davis, Morgan Corinthos, and Lila McCall. Adoptive paternal half-brother of Michael Corinthos III. Grew up as the only child from Bensonhurst. Originally came as an undercover police officer, he infiltrated the Zacchara organization and then Corinthos organization under the assumed name Dominic Perelli and attempted to bring Sonny to justice, but later retreated due to conflict of interest after learning Sonny was his father.
Part of the original cast, Janet is the wife of Fred Fleming. Dr. Phil Brewer performs a hysterectomy on her to save her life, but faces charges for performing the procedure without Fred's knowledge. Janet and Fred adopt the illegitimate child of Angie Costello and Eddie Weeks. Angie and Eddie marry and kidnap the baby back.
Wife of former Port Charles Mayor Garrett Floyd. Became a suspect in the murder of Garrett's mistress, Brianna Hughes. In an attempt to keep the truth hidden, she planted evidence in the home of District Attorney Alexis Davis to make her look like a jealous ex-lover. Also poisoned Edward Quartermaine to keep him quiet about the murder. Later that day, in an ironic twist, Edward suffered a heart attack because of the poisoning, causing him to lose control of his car and run down Andrea. She later died at General Hospital.
Mayor of Port Charles from 2006 until 2012, when he was replaced by Janice Lomax. Widower of Andrea Floyd. Initially a suspect in the murder of his mistress Brianna Hughes, for which his wife Andrea was later found guilty. In an attempt to protect himself, he brought to light his brief 2006 affair with District Attorney Alexis Davis. Floyd announced in December 2011 that he would be going by his middle name, Prescott.
Doctor and former Chief of Staff at General Hospital. Killed when a car crashed into the Emergency Room.
(Foster the Dog, 1994–98)
A French mastiff adopted by Luke, Laura and Lucky Spencer. As a stray, he was hit by a car, prompting Lucky Spencer to walk again after being shot. Named Foster in the sense of “foster child,” but nicknamed Skillethead, Bat-Breath, Bone-Breath, and Snarl by Luke Spencer. Foster’s death was faked after he was arrested for biting a bully, and he was “re-born” as Foster II. Alerted family when Laura fell down the basement steps and went into labor with Lulu Spencer. Fathered Raoul after running away with Annabelle, the Quartermaine’s French Briard, making him the enemy of Edward Quartermaine. Last actual appearance on August 7, 1998. Only referred to off-screen after Lucky left the Spencer home. Date of death unknown. Trained by Cheryl Harris.
(Dwan Smith, 1987)
Head of the Psychiatric Department at General Hospital.
(Betsy Franco, 2010, 2013)
Adoptive mother of Robert "Franco" Frank. Heather Webber sold her son to Betsy Frank, who then proceeded to raise Franco as her own. She later changed her name to Karen Anderson.
Artist and serial killer who terrorized Jason Morgan and many people who Jason cared about. Biological son of Scott Baldwin and Heather Webber. Formerly believed to be Jason's fraternal twin. Thought to have been killed by Jason as revenge for the many crimes he committed against Jason's family.
A well-known and legendary mob boss, deported from the country. Father of Max and Milo Giambetti. Max tells his father that he is the boss of the crime family in Port Charles, and pleads everyone to play along, including Maxie Jones, Carly Corinthos and Claudia Zacchara. Maximus later reveals that he knew of the ruse all along and that he is proud of Max for earning enough respect to get everyone to lie for him. Maximus then flees the country in order to avoid the FBI.
Former fiancé of Felicia Cummings. Father of Peter Harrell, Jr. Attempted to acquire the Aztec Jewels. Presumed dead until 2014, when he was revealed to be alive. Died after being shot in the back by Nathan West.
Son of Peter Harrell. Attempted to marry Maxie Jones, the daughter of Felicia Cummings, in order to acquire the Aztec Jewels. Used the alias of Levi Dunkleman. Revealed to be working for Victor Cassadine. Died when being stabbed in the back by Maxie.
Friend of Sam McCall. Dated Michael Corinthos. Formerly worked as a stripper under the name Candy and attended college part-time to become a paralegal. Clashed with Carly over Michael. Was almost raped by her abusive ex-boyfriend Brandon, causing Michael to confess that he was raped while in the Pentonville prison. Died after being struck in the head with construction debris in Chicago.
Brenda Barrett's defense attorney. Father of the deceased Aleksander Janacek, whom Brenda accidentally killed. His secret alias was "The Balkan", and he worked as an international criminal dealing in drugs and the exploitation of women and children. Married to Suzanne Stanwyck, also known as Stephanie Wayne, who was Aleksander's mother. Killed by Suzanne before he had the chance to meet his grandson, Alec.
Illegitimate son of Edward Quartermaine and Beatrice LeSeur. Part of the Quartermaine family. His best friend was Dr. Buzz Stryker, whose daughter Sandy had a huge crush on him. Divorced from Celia Quartermaine. Married Charity Gatlin. As of 2012, according to Edward, Jimmy Lee and Charity do not have any children. Revealed to have been disinherited by Edward in 2013.
Aunt to Katherine Delafield. When Ned Ashton bought an old, abandoned house on Spoon Island, Iona returned to Port Charles because she realized that, long ago, she had hidden plates for an old counterfeiting machine within the house. She broke into the house, stole back the counterfeiting plates and, not being able to resist temptation, began printing phony five-dollar bills in Katherine's home. She later had open-heart surgery and received the much younger heart of the recently deceased David McAllister.
Jefferson Smith Hutchins (also known as Hutch)
Henchman of Frank Smith who, originally ordered to get rid of Luke and Laura, became friends with them. Worked with Luke and Laura at Mom and Pop Calhoun's Diner and lived with them on the Whitakers' farm. Pretended to help Luke and Laura search for the Left-Handed Boy but was instead after Frank Smith's gold.
International criminal. Also known as James Craig and James Brosnan, he is responsible for the Metro Court Hotel hostage crisis in February 2007. Son of John and Jane Jacks. Brother of Jasper Jacks. Once engaged to Bobbie Spencer. Briefly dates Alexis Davis. Presumed dead many times. Revealed to be behind faking Robin Scorpio's death, working for Cesar Faison.
Con artist and filmmaker. Murders Dawn Winthrop and frames Decker Moss for her murder. Impersonates Evan Jerome, but Anna Devane and Jerome family lawyer Broxton prove that he is a fraud. Later killed by German bootleggers when he doublecrossed.
Owner of a bordello in Jacksonville, Florida. Hires Lulu Spencer as a waitress when she is in Jacksonville looking for her father Luke. Associate of Luke Spencer. Has a crush on Lulu. Kills Lupe and says that she died in the shower.
Introduced as mother of Franco's only child. Daughter of Victor Jerome & Delia Ryan, and younger sister of Julian Jerome, Olivia St. John, and Evan Jerome, Sr. Mother of Kiki Jerome, and is expecting a child. Ex-lover of Silas Clay.
Evan Jerome, Sr. (deceased)
Son of Victor Jerome. Brother of Julian Jerome, Olivia St. John, and Ava Jerome. Father of Evan Jerome, Jr. Was killed in 1983 by a nun named Camilla. Impersonated in 1990–91 by Eric "Edge" Jackson.
Evan Jerome, Jr. (deceased)
Drug addict son of Evan Jerome, Sr. and his wife Veronica. Once worked for Eric "Edge" Jackson who later impersonated him to get his inheritance from the Jerome family.
Surviving son of mob boss Victor Jerome. Paternal half-brother of Olivia St. John, Evan Jerome, Sr., and Ava Jerome. Biological father of Lucas Jones with Cheryl Stansbury, and Sam McCall with Alexis Davis. Grandfather of Daniel Morgan and Baby Girl McCall. Presumed dead for almost over 20 years. Returned to Port Charles as a successful businessman under the alias "Derek Wells" looking to seize control of the Port Charles mob organization also a bitter rival of Duke Lavery.
One of the most powerful mob bosses of Port Charles. Father of Julian Jerome, Olivia St. John, Evan Jerome, Sr., and Ava Jerome. Chokes on a pendant after being rebuffed by Lucy Coe and thrown in the water.
Andrew "Frisco" Jones Jr. is an agent with the World Security Bureau. Detective with the Port Charles Police Department. Freelance adventurer. Lead singer of the rock n' roll band "Blackie and the Riff-Raff". Marries Felicia Jones. Father of Georgie and Maxie Jones. Brother of Tony Jones. Part of the Scorpio/Jones family.
Dr. Anthony "Tony" Jones was a neurologist at General Hospital. His first wife Tania Roskov dies in a hit-and-run accident. Raises daughter B. J. Jones by himself until he marries Lucy Coe. Later marries Bobbie Spencer, but they divorces after he has an affair with her daughter, Carly Benson. Adoptive father of Lucas Jones. After B.J.'s death in a school bus accident, Tony arranges to have her heart donated to B.J.'s ailing cousin Maxie Jones. Once kidnaps Michael Corinthos, whom he believes to be his biological son. Dies during an encephalitis outbreak in 2006.
Reformed mobster. Husband of Anna Devane and stepfather to Robin Scorpio. Presumed dead in 1989. Presumed to return in 1990, later to be revealed an impostor. Revealed to be alive in 2012 and held captive by Cesar Faison, who impersonates him before going to prison.
(Alexia Robinson, 1990–94; Lisa Canning, 1994)
Nurse at General Hospital. Friend of Dawn Winthrop.
Identical twin brother of Todd Manning. Husband of Tea Delgado. Father of Sam Manning. Father of Tea Delgado's stillborn son, Victor Lord III. Was brainwashed and went through plastic surgery to pose as "Todd Manning" for eight years while Todd was held captive. Shot and supposedly killed by Todd as revenge.
Prostitute working for Javier at the bordello, who keeps Luke Spencer company when he visits. Warns Lulu Spencer about Javier. Murdered by Javier for helping Lulu.
(Ken Smolka, 1981)
Cab driver married to Emma Lutz. Responsible for stealing many things, including the Ice Princess. Charlie gives the Ice Princess to his wife Emma, who then gives it to Luke Spencer. Angered, Charlie steals it again and frames Luke.
Born Charlotte "Carly" Roberts. FBI agent brought in to handle the kidnappings of Sonny Corinthos' children in 2005. Fell in love with Sonny, but slept with his brother Ric Lansing. Was revealed to be Charlotte Roberts, Carly Corinthos' childhood best friend who was presumed to have died in a car accident and whose name she used when she first came to Port Charles. Died in a train accident in 2005.
Blackmailed Ned and Monica with a tape of their affair at the spa. Developed an obsession with Ned. Slashed Dawn's wedding veil. Was found stabbed to death and seated on a carousel horse after a police charity event. Before her death, she had been sneaking voice-altered tapes to reporter Shep Casey, which eventually helped Shep and Anna Devane discover the secret of Decker's past in Midvale.
Father of Danny McCall. Adoptive father of Sam McCall. Ex-husband of Evelyn Bass. Stated to be the descendant of historical figure Jack McCall, assassin of Wild Bill Hickok. Posed as a butler to the Cassadine family. A con artist who taught Sam how to salvage and run a con. Was hanged by his former business partner in the tunnels at Wyndemere Castle.
Mentally handicapped son of Cody McCall and Evelyn Bass. Adoptive brother of Sam McCall. Accidentally killed his mother in a house fire. Was cared for by Sam, who ran cons to provide for him, after his mother died. Died during the encephalitis outbreak in 2006.
Nun. Raised to believe she was the daughter of mobster Angus McKay. Camellia fell in love with Duke Lavery, who rejected her because he was secretly McKay's biological son. After learning she was adopted, Camellia left her order to pursue a relationship with Duke, but she failed to come between him and Anna Devane.
(Lynn Wood, 1986–87)
Joshua "Skeeter" McKee
(Jamie McEnnan, 1987–88)
Son of Martha McKee. Brother of Melissa McKee.
(Nancy Becker-Kennedy, 1987–89)
Friend of Bobbie Spencer who was confined to a wheelchair. Raised two kids, Melissa and Joshua McKee.
Daughter of Martha McKee. Sister of Skeeter McKee. Foster daughter of Bobbie Spencer and Jake Meyer.
(Teri Reeves, 2011)
Daughter of Thomas McKenna and Shannon O'Reilly. Sister of Fiona and Siobhan McKenna. Used to get Siobhan to work against Lucky Spencer and for the Balkan. Lucky and Siobhan saved her, and she moved to Spain to get away from the danger. Came back to Port Charles after Siobhan's death to find out what had happened and blamed Lucky for her sister's death.
Part of the original cast, Peggy is a socialite that is engaged to Dr. Steve Hardy, but upset that he always puts his work ahead of her. She leaves Steve and returns to her former love, Roy Lansing.
Was expected to marry a man named Andrew Olsen by her mother Allegra. Jason Morgan and Sam McCall met her in 2005. She looked exactly like Sam, and so Allegra forced Sam to marry Andrew in her daughter's place. Andrew was killed and Sam was initially blamed for it, but then Allegra exposed her daughter and Alicia went to prison.
Singer. Protégé of Lois and Brenda at L&B Records. Formally engaged to Lily Rivera, with whom he had a child named Juan when they were sixteen. Fled to United States to avoid a hit put on him by Lily's father, Hernando Rivera. Found B.J. Jones after her school van crashed.
Ex-girlfriend and medical school classmate of Patrick Drake. Best friends with Louise Addison. Had a relationship with Terrell Jackson. Ex-lover of Johnny Zacchara. Obsessed with winning Patrick back and getting rid of his wife, Robin Scorpio. Stole Robin's HIV meds, tried to poison her I.V., broke into her and Patrick's home, kidnapped Emma, and jumped in front of Robin's car in an effort to make Robin look unstable. Held Robin, Patrick, Steven Webber, and Maxie Jones hostage in General Hospital. Shot Damian Spinelli. Eventually fell into a coma after being injected with drain cleaner, but woke up several months later. Threatened to inject Patrick with a syringe full of Robin's blood. Murdered in 2011 by Matt Hunter.
Doctor at General Hospital. Was married to Terry Brock. Responsible for the Lauralton Murders and the Brownstone Murder. Tried to kill Terry Brock. Was hit over the head by Terry with a rock and fell off a cliff.
(Guy Mack, 1985–88)
Resident doctor at General Hospital. Brother of Kevin O'Connor. Pursued Terry Brock, but eventually gave up on her and left Port Charles.
(Beulah Quo, 1985–91)
Chinese woman from the Asian Quarter. Grandmother of Suki. Friend of The Ancient One.
(Michael Lynch, 1991–92)
Friend of Mac Scorpio. Tried to protect Dominique Stanton from her abusive husband. Was on the run from immigration. Son of Sean Donely. Managed and sang at The Outback.
WSB Agent. Shot and killed by Victor Cassadine in 1981. Remembered in a series of flashbacks in 1985 showcasing the early adventures of WSB Agents Robert Scorpio and Anna Devane.
Ronan O'Reilly (deceased)
(Mentioned character, 2010)
Assassin from Ireland. Lookalike of Lucky Spencer. Murdered Siobhan McKenna's boyfriend. Had ties to The Balkan. Killed after an accident at a soccer game. Lucky impersonates O'Reilly after his death while working undercover for Interpol.
Mac Scorpio's first friend in Port Charles, having helped him escape and hide from his angry brother Robert. Was a very colorful man, having had five wives and numerous jobs. Became Sly Eckert's caretaker and was arrested after killing Sly's slimy mother, Nancy, who had been threatening to take custody away from Bill Eckert.
Detective for the Port Charles Police Department. Takes on several of Dante Falconeri's cases after he is shot. Married to Eddie Cabrera, who is suspected of assaulting strippers in Port Charles. Incriminates herself while working for Johnny Zacchara to get evidence against Sonny.
Jonathan Paget (deceased)
(Gregory Beecroft, 1990)
The pseudonym used by a presumed Duke Lavery after undergoing plastic surgery. Duke had been presumed dead in a building explosion and Paget claims he joined the Witness Protection Program. Unable to go on without Anna and Robin, a desperate Duke becomes Paget to return to his family. Robin immediately takes to Paget, but Anna is suspicious of him and it is not until Olivia Jerome blurts out Paget's identity that Anna finally accepts that he is Duke. Paget is killed soon after by Julian Jerome. In 2012, it was revealed that Paget was an impostor, trying to steal Duke's identity under orders from Julian.
The alcoholic father of Bryan Phillips. Sammy Davis Jr. was a fan of the series and requested the role.
(Unknown actress, 1987)
Daughter of Bryan and Claudia Phillips. Sister of Donna Phillips.
(Peter Kilman, 1969–75)
Doctor at General Hospital that marries Sharon McGillis. Takes drugs after being overworked, and is blackmailed by pushers until Steve Hardy and Lee Baldwin help him. The character is written off in October 1975.
Sharon McGillis Pinkham
(Sharon DeBord, 1965–74)
Nurse at General Hospital that marries Henry Pinkham. After their child is born, Sharon has a hard time returning to work. She is upset when Henry hires Nurse Linda Cooper and divorces Henry when she leaves town to care for her mother.
Buddy Powers (deceased)
First husband of Mary Mae Ward. Was killed during World War II, and left Mary Mae a widow at age 18.
Obstetrician at General Hospital, cousin of Jan Brown. Marries Jessie Brewer in 1967 and shortly dies of an accidental prescription overdoes. His daughter Polly Prentice tries to frame Jessie for his murder.
Polly Prentice (deceased)
(Kathy Ferrar, 1966; Jennifer Billingsley, 1967–69)
Polly disapproves of her father John Prentice's marriage to Jessie Brewer. When John dies, Polly tries to frame Jessie for the murder, but it is deemed an accident. Jessie remarries Phil Brewer, and Polly has an affair with him. Phil is suspected of murdering Polly and goes on the run, but Polly's death is deemed an accident.
Frames Grant Andrews for attempted murder. Tries to kill former fiancee Celia Quartermaine in 1984 and tries to sabotage her wedding to Grant Andrews. Arrested by Robert Scorpio, and in an attempt to get revenge kidnaps Anna Devane and tries to kidnap Robin Scorpio in 1988. Murders Filomena Soltini. Sent back to the sanitarium after finally being caught. Also known as the Snowman.
Son of Paul Hornsby and Tracy Quartermaine. Maternal half-brother of Ned Ashton and paternal half-brother of Susan Hornsby. Part of the Quartermaine family. Aspiring filmmaker. He married Georgie Jones when they thought he was going to die, but later divorced. Their relationship ended when Dillon slept with Lulu Spencer, which resulted in her pregnancy and abortion. He tried to pursue a relationship with Lulu, but she told him they could only be friends. Dillon moved to Los Angeles in the summer of 2007 to work as a director's assistant.
Alien from the planet Lumina, befriended by Robin Scorpio. Searching for the crystal that will send him back home, found on Spoon Island with enemy Cesar Faison. The night he leaves, his doppelgänger Shep Casey is seen.
The kindly Administrator at General Hospital. Involved with Jessie Brewer and Ruby Anderson. He was a key factor in dealing with the W.S.B. and Cassadine family during the Ice Princess story in 1981 and was later stabbed when he discovered that the Durban family was perpetuating an oil scam.
Brother of Javier and Mateo Ruiz. Son of Hector Ruiz. Psychotically obsessed with Sam McCall, later shooting her in the stomach. Terrorizes Carly Corinthos. Kills John Durant and, indirectly, Reese Marshall. Infamous for terrorizing people and surviving several apparent deaths. Believed to be reformed after removal of a brain tumor by Patrick Drake, but eventually returns to his villainous ways. Manny dies in 2006 after Jason Morgan throws him off the roof of General Hospital.
X-ray technician at General Hospital. Biological twin sister of Emily Quartermaine. Sold on the black market when she was an infant. Adoptive daughter of William and Nancy Shaw, biological daughter of Hank and Paige Bowen. Came to Port Charles to get Emily's inheritance after her death. Dated Lucky Spencer. Dated Nikolas Cassadine as part of a plot hatched by Ethan Lovett. Moved to France when she learned of Nikolas' affair with Elizabeth Webber.
Daughter of crime boss Victor Jerome. Sister of Julian Jerome, Ava Jerome, and Evan Jerome, Sr. Stalked Duke Lavery. Caused Anna Devane to miscarry due to a fall in a booby-trapped elevator meant for Duke. Killed by her brother Julian Jerome. Anna was put on trial for Olivia's attempted murder but was later acquitted.
Real name is Stephanie Wayne. Close friend of Brenda Barrett. Later revealed to be the wife of Theo Hoffman, also known as The Balkan, and the mother of Aleksander Janacek, Brenda's ex-boyfriend whom she killed in self-defense. Grandmother of Alec Scott. Suzanne became close to Brenda because she wanted information on her son's death.
Held General Hospital hostage in 1990 in order to get the bank account number of his country's President. Was the boss of Rico Chacone. Arrested while trying to escape the hospital after obtaining the bank account number.
Once married to Lila Quartermaine. Blackmailed the Quartermaines. Murdered Susan Moore. In 2012, it was revealed that A. J. Quartermaine had been living under the alias "Crane Tolliver" since 2008 to keep people from finding out he was alive.
Nurse at General Hospital. Daughter of Jason and Barbara Vining. Grew up believing Laura Webber Spencer is her sister due to Laura and Barbara Vining's stillborn daughter being switched at birth. Remains very close to Laura and goes to live with Laura's family after they are reunited. Always there for Laura and her children. Last seen on-screen in September 2002 before Luke and Laura's planned wedding.
Jazz singer. Owned and ran the Bradley Ward House. Mother of Bradley Ward, David Ward and Idios Ward. Widow of Buddy Powers and Dan Ward. Grandmother to Keesha Ward, Faith Ward and Justus Ward. Great-grandmother to Maya Ward. Close friends with Laura Spencer.
Medical intern at General Hospital. Daughter of Faith Ward. Comes to Port Charles in 2010 to live with her great-grandfather Edward Quartermaine. Gained custody of her little sister Zoe shortly after the death of her stepmother. Ex-wife of Ethan Lovett.
(Reginald Harper, 1994, 1996)
Comes to town briefly for the funerals of Bradley Ward and Mary Mae Ward. Son of David Ward and his wife Margaret. Brother of Keesha Ward.
Part of the original cast, Eddie is the driver of a car accident that puts Angie Costello in the hospital. They conceive an illegitimate child which they give up for adoption to the Flemings, then kidnap the baby after they marry. Eddie is the son of Al Weeks and ex-boyfriend of Dorothy Bradley.
Evil mastermind behind the Asian Quarter story. Keeps citizens enslaved until Robert Scorpio and others find the black pearls (which Robin has secretly put into her doll). Grandfather of Jade and Kim Soong. Great-Grandfather of Brad Cooper. Impersonated by Robert in 1985 so that he can intercept Sean Donely, who had stolen the Aztec Treasure from Felicia Jones.
Dr. Maggie Wurth (deceased)
(Kodi Kitchen, 2011–12)
Pediatrician at General Hospital. Had dated Steven Webber when they both lived in Memphis. Dies of a drug overdose after her tea is spiked by Heather Webber.
Attorney and court-appointed mediator in the custody battle between Jasper Jacks and Carly Corinthos over their daughter Josslyn Jacks. Jax paid her to give him full custody of Josslyn. When Sonny discovers this, he blackmails Grace into drugging and framing Jax so Carly gets full custody of Josslyn.