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    General Hospital CAST - Franco - Daily Updates Archive

    Full detailed profile on Franco Played by Roger Howarth on General Hospital Daytime Soap Opera.

    Roger Howarth (ABC)

    Birthday: September 13 1968
    Birthplace: Westchester County, New York
    Marital Status: Married to Cari Stahler with two children
    Real Name: Roger Howarth
    Height: 5' 10"

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    You Don't Know Who You're Dealing With.

    Monday, September 16 2013

    At the Metro Court, Franco's surprised to see Heather Webber. She talks herself into being invited in and he allows her to enjoy his birthday cake. Franco wonders how she got loose and Heather explains she has a system for sneaking in and out on special occasions. She announces she has his present. He doesn't know what to say when she gives him a painting of stripes and is ready to show her out the door. She refuses to head back to her cell until she gets what's rightfully hers, a BLT from Kelly's. They argue. He's certain she doesn't know who she's dealing with. She reminds him that he doesn't know who he's dealing with. Downstairs an employee confirms with Carly that Franco's suite is going to be comp'd. She confirms it will be indefinitely and remembers Franco blowing out his birthday candles. She bumps into Felix who wonders what has her on edge. She's excited to hear about his blind date. He's just happy he's getting himself out there and inquires if she's been with anybody since her night with AJ. She's upset when he jokes about her dating dangerous men. She claims she's not upset and is joking too but confesses she's helping Franco. Felix can't believe she's getting involved with that 'psycho'. He decides to help her confront the situation. Upstairs Felix knocks on Franco's door. Inside Heather knocks over a lamp. Felix yells thinking Franco's in there. Heather gets a knife while listening to Felix and Carly arguing in the hall. Franco arrives and demands to know what they're doing.

    At Kelly's, Vince believes Sonny will find out who he works for soon enough without him telling Shawn and Max. Shawn threatens to kill him if he doesn't tell them what they need to know. [Show preempted for national news update 2:14 PM to 2:18 PM EST in the middle of commercial break.] He offers to show Max how to work the deep fryer. Vince is eager to tell them what he knows when Shawn turns it on. They are interrupted by Franco's knocking. Shawn answers and gives Franco a sandwich box to get him to leave. Later, Vince is surprised they let him go. Max suggests he catch the next boat to Toronto for fear of his boss finding out that he gave up his name.

    Make A Wish.

    Friday, September 13 2013

    Carly shows Franco to his room at the Metro Court and jokes maybe he can paint her something as payment. Franco hopes she can help figure out who is out to get him. He smells a rat and is certain Ava cut off his credit somehow. He repeats what he overheard in the lobby indicating Derek and Ava are keeping a secret. Carly agrees it's suspicious. Franco invites her to stay to celebrate his birthday. She's hesitant and reflects on Jason and how he hated birthdays. Franco will let her celebrate how she sees fit. Over cake he wishes Jason a happy birthday. Carly wishes Franco a happy birthday and he blows out the candles. He won't share his wish as it is something he wants very much. Someone sees Carly leave and knocks on Franco's door. He answers and says, "Oh my God."

    Happy Birthday Jason.

    Thursday, September 12 2013

    At the Quartermaine's, someone watches from outside as Franco wishes a picture of Jason 'happy birthday'. Monica comes in and puts Jason's picture back on the shelf. She calls Franco a killer and slaps him when he points out AJ killed Connie. She wants him to leave and threatens to have Alice show him out. Franco wonders what it would be like to go 'man-to-man' with Alice but agrees to leave on his own. Someone sees Tracy join Monica who's eager to share what she just saw. Monica knows it was Franco leaving and admits being responsible for kicking him out. Tracy wishes she was there to see it. She congratulates her and hopes she's also able to see AJ for who he is. Monica breaks down in tears. Tracy thinks his chances are good with Diane as counsel. Monica confesses she's been fired. Tracy points out they're family and gets on the phone to correct the situation while Monica looks at a picture of Alan.

    At the Metro Court, Ava overhears Derek getting off the phone with Alexis after promising to stop by the hospital later after he handles something minor. She notes to Derek that wiping Sonny Corinthos off of the face of the earth is not minor. He wants her to stay clear of the hotel but she admits that is now a problem since she's living there. Derek confesses he's already fired the first shot at Sonny. She's amused that he sent Sonny flowers and a condolence card. She's eager for them to strike now while Sonny is weak and has no patience while Derek moons over his long lost family. She threatens to deal with Sonny on her own. He pulls her close and reminds her not to take matters into her own hands. He doesn't want anyone to find out what they are up to. Franco interrupts that he's not anyone; they can tell him what they're up to. Ava introduces Derek as a client before he leaves. Alone Franco wants her to tell him what's really going on. She asks him to stop following her around and realizes he's been thrown out of the Quartermaine's, too. They share a laugh and she says goodbye before wishing him a happy birthday. Later all of Franco's cards are declined while he is checking in. Carly arrives in time to help.

    Time For You To Leave.

    Tuesday, September 10 2013

    At the Quartermaine's, Tracy makes fun of Ava watching a celebrity news show. She's just as disappointed though when the announcer invites them to tune in after the break for news on Franco's trial. Ava's checking Twitter when Franco arrives and announces he's trending. Tracy's surprised all of the charges dropped. Franco pours some Champaign for him and Tracy to celebrate his homecoming. Ava feels left out. Franco makes it clear it is time for her to leave and asks her to pack her bags. Ava tries to manipulate the situation with what she knows. Franco is having none of it and confesses to Tracy that he poisoned everyone's relish. She's angry but he doesn't care about any of it, her, ELQ, or Ava. The truth is his heart belongs to someone else. He looks at Carly as she enters the room. Tracy's amused given Carly loves her murderers. Carly protests and drags Franco out of the room. Alone, Ava wonders if Tracy intends to let Franco kick her out. Tracy gives her an hour to pack and leave. In the next room, Franco questions if Jason is the only reason Carly cares for him and he's eager to prove himself to her. Outside, Michael apologizes to Kiki for behaving badly. He wants to be on Morgan's side instead of against him. Morgan meets them and is certain Sonny is better.

    No More To Give.

    Friday, September 06 2013

    At the courthouse, Diane produces Franco's brain tumor as evidence of his innocence. The prosecutor isn't interested but Diane thinks it's a miscarriage of justice to persecute Franco. She can state precedent. The prosecutor wants to go to trial to give Franco's victims a chance to be heard. Carly stands up and identifies herself as one of the victims. Under oath she confirms knowing Franco before and after his surgery. She hasn't witnessed any recent violent acts against anyone. She doesn't trust him in the presence of her children but notes his recent bouts with remorse and guilt before the surgery. She wonders if he chose to commit those crimes and if the tumor is a convenient excuse. Carly asks, "Does he have me fooled?" The judge will review for court tomorrow. Diane thinks Franco's going to Pentonville.

    Man Up.

    Thursday, September 05 2013

    At GH, Felix catches Sabrina after her and Patrick kiss. He points out how low Brad was to give a sperm sample for a promotion. Nearby, Diane Miller approaches Brad looking for something he's holding for her. She promises something extra for his troubles. He returns with her item and accepts an envelope of cash. He's close by when Sabrina wonders what's going on between Felix and him. Felix confesses they almost kissed. He promises not to buy into anymore of Brad's lies. She leaves as Brad responds to Felix that they weren't lies. Felix can't return his feelings after Brad conspired with Britt. Later Nikolas finds Brad and thinks it's time for him to man up. Franco's packing in his room when Carly arrives. He anticipates going to jail for the rest of his life as soon as he's released. She's not going to apologize for caring whether he lives or dies after saving his life. Patrick interrupts to examine him. Carly steps out and sees Elizabeth reading the headlines about Connie's shooting. She believes it's typical of AJ and is upset for Michael. Carly thinks they both needed to find out what kind of man AJ is. She rejoins Franco with Patrick. There are no complications and he's free to go. Alone, Carly thinks a jury might believe he's a changed man. Franco stops her from leaving and asks her to go with him to court. She's his only friend and he wants her to give her friend the serial killer a break. She agrees. Outside, a little boy wants to give Patrick a toy car as a thank you gift. He asks the boy to hold onto it. Sabrina overhears the mom hoping he has a son someday.

    AJ arrives at the courthouse happy to see Michael there. Michael plans on sticking by him. AJ would understand if he didn't since he believes he killed Connie even if he doesn't remember it. He's upset at himself for his cruelty towards Elizabeth and plans on confessing. Michael doesn't think he should give up all his options by doing that. Diane overhears and agrees. She wants him to stop his wallowing. Michael calls Elizabeth and requests her to come to the courthouse to stop AJ from throwing away his life. Privately with AJ, Diane begs him to plead 'not guilty' to allow her to work on a reasonable doubt defense. Later the judge is awaiting a plea when Elizabeth arrives. AJ is hesitant but responds, "Not guilty." After, Elizabeth tells AJ it's not what he thinks when he's thanking her for sticking by him. She can't make any promises. Meanwhile, Diane calls Franco. He's next on the docket. When he arrives, Diane moves that all charges be released and produces a jar with Franco's brain tumor in it as the reason.

    Six Lives.

    Tuesday, August 27 2013

    At GH, Carly leaves Michael a message asking him to call when he finds AJ. Nearby, Morgan helps Kiki pass out 'Missing' flyers to find Franco. Ellie's sorry, but she hasn't seen him. Carly sees them while looking for AJ in the ER. They let her know about Franco's disappearance. On the roof, Franco remembers Kiki breaking the news to him and climbs up on a ledge before sitting down on the steps. When Ellie steps out for air Franco tells her it's a long way down. She reprimands him for scaring her. He's certain she scares people too. He could hear her coming from two stories down. Ellie warns that he shouldn't be out there. It's dangerous and his loved ones might be concerned. He doesn't think he has any, but Ellie thinks otherwise and shows him the flyer. They both find themselves in the predicament of having lost the only person they cared about in their lives. He jokes that they are kindred spirits and asks what she did to lose her boyfriend. She confides how she lied and doesn't think she'll be forgiven for ruining six lives. Franco agrees that it must be a serious lie to ruin that many lives. He advises she has once choice. She should jump. Ellie wonders what makes him such an expert that she should kill herself. Franco's story doesn't impress her. He's free to mope around about all the wrong he's done to others but she will fix her life. Ellie returns inside. Carly overhears her tell a nurse about Franco being on the roof. She joins him there and warns him security is on the way. She knows about Kiki and Silas. He wanted to be Kiki's friend and doesn't know who he can prove himself to now. Carly asks, "What about me?" It's time for him to get back on track. If he's changed, she wants him to make her believe it. He follows her back inside. Outside the baby's room, Lulu updates Spinelli on Maxie's condition. He hears of Maxie's claim that the baby was hers and his. Lulu thinks Maxie said he was the father because she still has feelings for him. He doesn't believe so. Lulu understands since he has Ellie. Spinelli confesses that he and Ellie are over. Lulu thought Ellie was really good for him, but he's not so sure. Later, Ellie wants to speak her peace. She finds Spinelli and confesses she loves him and doesn't plan on giving up on them. He gets on the elevator without saying a word and leaves her behind.


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