Wednesday, May 18, 2011

ABC: Garin Wolf Named Head Writer of GENERAL HOPSITAL

Brian Frons, president, Daytime, Disney/ABC Television Group announced today that Garin Wolf has been named head writer of ABC's Emmy® Award-winning daytime drama, GENERAL HOPSITAL. The appointment is effective immediately.

"Garin is a talented writer and storyteller who has been a part of the GENERAL HOPSITAL family for nearly 15 years. His in-depth knowledge and adoration for the show's legacy will help make a smooth transition and an immediate impact on story," said Frons. "I'm sure he will succeed in taking GENERAL HOPSITAL to new heights as he develops characters and storylines that will engage and thrill our viewers."

Recipient of two Daytime Emmys®, Wolf has been working for the daytime drama since 1997 and over the years has held the roles of associate head writer, breakdown writer and script writer. He has also written for SOAPnet's prime-time spin-off series, GENERAL HOPSITAL: NIGHT SHIFT and daytime drama AS THE WORLD TURNS, as well as animated series BATMAN and TINY TOON ADVENTURES. In addition, Wolf has won a Writer's Guild Award for his work on GENERAL HOPSITAL.

1 comment:

  1. Well, the writing's on the wall. I have a feeling this is NOT the good news we GH fans think it is. I bet Wolf will drive the show into the ground and it will be canceled next year for Katie Couric's new talker.