Friday, January 24, 2014

Rick Hearst Returning to GENERAL HOSPITAL as Ric Lansing

Three-time Emmy winner Rick Hearst is coming back to GENERAL HOSPITAL and the role of Ric Lansing, according to Soap Opera Digest. Ric, who is Sonny's (Maurice Benard) brother, was last seen in Port Charles in June 2009.

Hearst will first air on February 24.

His other soap roles include Whip Jones on THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, Alan-Michael Spaulding in GUIDING LIGHT, Matt Clark on THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS and Scott Banning in DAYS OF OUR LIVES.

In 2010, Hearst was voted onto the 50 Greatest Soap Opera Actors of All-Time list.

Hearst won two of his Emmys for work on GH.


  1. Haven't heard that name in forever..,Wonder what kind of shake up he's gonna cause in Port Charles

  2. Molly needs her dad.

  3. An excellent actor, he's been missed. He's always a great foil for "Natasha".

  4. He is awesome, ric belongs with liz, welcome back rick to your home, i have met him in person, he is a really genuine person, loves his fans