Constance Towers (Helena Cassadine on General Hospital)

Current Character: Helena Cassadine

Birthday: 1933-05-20

Birthplace: Born in Whitefish, Montana

Marital Status: Married, John Gavin 1974

Biography

To attempt to list Ms. Towers acting achievements would take an insurmountable amount of space online. Suffice to say, she has achieved far more than most actresses in the industry. Appearing in Providence, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, A Sidney Sheldon TV Movie, Baywatch, Designing Women, MacGyver and Murder She Wrote only touches the surface of her numerous successful roles and guest spots Constance has landed.

She has long portrayed the character of the most cold villainous Helena Casssadine in General Hospital. Beginning her career at the young age of eleven, her family moved to New York where Ms. Towers attended Julliard and the American Academy of the Dramatic Arts. A highly respected veteran of Broadway, she has been honored for her on stage work on numerous occasions.

Married to John Gavin for 32 years, they have four children together. Currently residing in Southern California, Constance and her husband selflessly work for numerous charities including orphaned children from Mexico & El Salvador.

Career Highlights

General Hospital - Helena Cassadine (December 19, 1997 to April 9, 2002; October 16 and October 17, 2003; December 24, 2003; January 16, 2004 to October 2004, January 2005, April - May 2005, October - November 2005, January 2006, April 13, 2009 - present)
The Young and The Restless - Audrey North (1996)

Awards & Acclaim

Daytime Emmys Nomination, Television Network special, "Once in Her Life"