Updated on August 26:
Kelly Sullivan tweeted this afternoon on her exit.
RIP Connie. It was a great two years! Thank you for your love and support, it means so much. Long live GH!
— Kelly Sullivan (@KellySullivanNY) August 26, 2013
Updated June 28.
Kelly Sullivan (Kate/Connie) officially confirmed on her Facebook page that she would not be returning to "GH" after the end of the summer. The actress stated:
"Thank you all so much for your support and loyalty. You are my life long family and I cannot express how much I appreciate each of you. You have really made my experience here on 'GH' a wonderful adventure. I wanted to fill you all in on the details and try to answer some of your questions.
I am not returning to 'GH' after August. This is not a contract issue, I have been written off the show.
I do not have any information on potential Daytime opportunities.
Lastly, I have no ill feelings towards any of the staff or crew connected to the show or the network. I will miss everyone dearly.
Original article: June 27.
According to Soap Opera Digest, Kelly Sullivan (Kate/Connie) will not be sticking around Port Charles for much longer. It is being reported that she will not be renewing her contract with the soap. The network has refused to offer a comment on the situation. Sullivan joined the cast of "GH" on September 12, 2011, taking over the role from Megan Ward. No final air date has been released.
Soaps.com wishes her all of the best on her future endeavors.