Basic Hospital has filmed its 15,000th episode, making it TV’s longest-running scripted drama at present in manufacturing. To commemorate the large milestone, the Basic Hospital forged and crew celebrated with a cake-cutting ceremony on the Prospect Studios lot in Los Angeles on Thursday, Might 12.
Basic Hospital stars Genie Francis, Maurice Benard, Laura Wright, Finola Hughes, Jon Lindstrom, Rebecca Herbst, government producer Frank Valentini, and extra have been all in attendance for the pleased day. Basic Hospital‘s 15,000th episode will air Friday, June 17 on ABC. Within the particular episode, the city of Port Charles will come collectively when an unknown political power takes intention at beloved Mayor Laura Collins (Francis).
One Life to Dwell alum Josh Kelly has been forged in Basic Hospital in a mysterious new function. His debut will air later this Might forward of the what’s certain to be juicy 15,000th episode.
Basic Hospital has been working for 59 years. The cleaning soap opera will have fun its milestone sixtieth anniversary on April 1, 2023. All through its a long time on-air, the daytime drama has gained the Emmy Award for Excellent Daytime Drama Collection a document 14 occasions. It received 17 nominations for the 2022 Daytime Emmy Awards, happening Friday, June 24 at 9/8c on CBS and streaming on Paramount+.
Basic Hospital was created by Frank and Doris Hursley. Frank Valentini serves as government producer, with Chris Van Etten and Dan O’Connor serving because the present’s co-head writers.
Basic Hospital additionally stars Chad Duell, Nancy Lee Grahan, Roger Howarth, Kelly Monaco, Kirsten Storms, Charles Shaughnessy, Eden McCoy, Amanda Setton, Wes Ramsey, Cameron Mathison, Josh Sickward, Avery Pohl, Marcus Coloma, Michael Easton, Inga Cadranel, Johnny Wactor, and extra.
Take a look at pictures from the Basic Hospital 15,000th episode celebration, beneath. And share your favourite moments from the cleaning soap opera’s lengthy, dramatic historical past beneath the hashtag #GH15K.
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