Full detailed profile on Dr. Noah Drake/Eli Love Played by Rick Springfield on General Hospital Daytime Soap Opera.
Rick Springfield (ABC)
Birthday: August 23 1949
Patrick arrives at GH and sees Sabrina before her shift. They know they have to talk about Britt and the baby. Patrick doesn't want the baby to let Britt get in the way. Felix sees Patrick kiss her before leaving for the airport. Felix tells Sabrina he thinks Britt got pregnant on purpose. It doesn't make sense to Sabrina. Felix assures her the monster Brittle is carrying is solely there to rip Sabrina and Patrick apart. Britt overhears and corrects them on her intentions.
At the airport Noah tells Patrick not to let Britt ruin his relationship with Sabrina. Patrick picks up something Dr. Obrecht drops at the airport and hands it to her. She asks if he is Patrick Drake and says, "I have something important to tell you about your wife." She admits watching the Nurses' Ball and congratulates him on his new baby. Noah thinks there's something strange about her. Noah sees Bobbie and tells her he's heading to Seattle General where she works.
Patrick returns to GH. Britt assures him their baby won't cause any trouble since she's decided not to have it.
In Lucy's dressing room Richard Simmons hides in a pile of her clothing in a closet. He says, "I'm back." He verbally attacks Lucy and tells her she's not going on to dance. Richard gags and locks her in the closet. He says he's about to go on and do a little number for Port Charles. Behind the stage Emma asks Sabrina if Patrick could be her boyfriend if Milo isn't. Patrick asks Emma if that would make her happy. She agrees it would. On stage, Elizabeth replaces Lucy and introduces a traditional tango with Duke and Lucy. Felix indicates Lucy is unavailable. Duke hurriedly tells Anna to save him and not let Faison take away his tango. Liz reintroduces the couple who perform. Afterwards Duke asks if they can create new memories and take on this brave new world together. They kiss. Patrick, Emma, and Sabrina show up and Emma whispers in Anna's ear. Emma leaves with Sabrina to get ready. Anna tells Patrick it is about time. Patrick says for her too as he sees Duke looking on.
Liz introduces Magic Milo as the next act. He's followed on stage by Max, Felix, Michael, Damian and Anton. They perform a sexy dance routine on and off stage finishing in their underwear with "NURSES BALL" spelled out on their backsides. Epiphany gets the women yelling for them to remove their underwear as Richard falls from behind the curtain struggling with Lucy in her underwear. Lucy exclaims, "It's not an act!" as Richard mocks her from behind. Magic Milo's crew carries Richard out over their shoulders. Spinelli wonders where Ellie is when he returns to the ballroom. Lucy reappears somewhat dressed onstage introducing Rick Springfield arranged to perform by Noah Drake. Bobbie thanks Patrick for the surprise performer and tells him he looks like Springfield. Upstairs Dr. Obrecht calls it the best performance of the night as Britt finishes up. Lucy comes back on to introduce Sabrina and Emma. They sing "Call Me Maybe." Patrick wipes tears away pleased. Britt arrives as Lucy reminds everyone about the purpose of the event and introduces Patrick to speak. He gives a moving speech about Robin and the General Hospital staff. He invites Emma on stage as he thanks everyone including organizations like amFAR for helping Robin's dream become a reality. Britt walks towards them saying she has a few words of her own. Sabrina joins a scared Emma on stage. Patrick asks Britt not to make a scene. She tells him everyone will be interested in what she has to say, including him. Upstairs Dr. Obrecht looks at a picture of Faison saying Britta would make him a very proud papa.
Inside the ballroom, Mac catches Frisco swapping seating cards. Felicia comes by and Frisco asks if she wants filet mignon or cold fish referring to her men. Nearby Noah gets reacquainted with Bobbie. He's pleased she's not with Scotty. Anna catches him and they reminisce over Eli Love. Alexis asks Sonny about his choice for a date. Carly approaches Brenda presenting the signed divorce papers. Carly asks about Jax. Brenda tells Carly to go to hell and confirms the wedding is off because of her. Sonny and Shawn come over to break up the argument. An announcement comes on and everyone takes their seats. Carly, Sonny and the Giambetti brothers are seated with Brenda. Emma asks Patrick, "What's that on your collar?" when he arrives to his seat late. Noah's knows Patrick got his girl.
At Patrick’s, Emma is excited about her duet with Sabrina and can’t wait to get dressed. Emma tells Patrick all about Felix, Milo and Sabrina. He tells Emma to finish her carrots and calls Sabrina. He gets her voicemail. The doorbell rings and he thinks she’s there to pick up Emma. Patrick opens the door and Noah Drake gives him a hug. He’s there for the Ball since Robin was important to him. Sabrina gets Emma, chats with Noah who she met on Skype while babysitting, and leaves. Noah tells Patrick they are so lucky to have Sabrina. Patrick talks about the miscommunications between the two of them. The two Dr. Drakes discuss love and Noah tells Patrick to go get Sabrina.
In the Ballroom Mac arrives with Mr. Marbles and entertains Duke. Duke thinks Felicia will be entertained. Mac thinks Frisco won’t be. He confides in Duke that Felicia has to choose. He thinks Duke has a better chance with Anna then he has with Felicia. Kevin interrupts Lucy from previewing her dresses with a jealous Felix and Sabrina. Lucy’s excited until he breaks the news he won’t be at the Ball because a patient needs him. Lucy’s worried about bombing. Kevin doesn’t believe she’ll fail. Before he leaves he interrupts Duke and Mac and asks them to look after her. Rehearsals begin and Mac struggles with his act, but Lucy struggles with it more. While completing tasks, Sabrina asks Felix if messages can delete themselves and tells him about her missing messages. They relocate Lucy’s dresses and Sabrina sees a new message from Patrick asking her to pick Emma up. Felix tells her he has a plan when she seems down that it wasn’t more than that.
Anna talks to Frisco as Felicia, Maxie and Olivia get ready in her room. Olivia worries about lack of info on Dante and Lulu. Felicia and Maxie think the best they can do is think positive and dedicate their time to the success of the Nurses’ Ball for Robin. Anna asks Felicia privately what’s bothering her. Felicia tells Anna she has to choose between Mac and Frisco. Bobbie arrives with Felix close behind. Sabrina shows with Emma. She doesn’t want a makeover but Felix talks her into trusting him. Anna sees her without her glasses and compliments her. Sabrina tells Felix to do it. All the ladies leave and Felix says Sabrina will meet them down there. Patrick walks in and doesn’t recognize Sabrina when he comes looking for Emma.
Anna returns to the Drake house and is surprised to encounter Noah. He offers his condolences and then confronts her for beating up on his son. Patrick enters and tells his father this is between him and Anna. Noah leaves them alone and Anna admits to Patrick she was disappointed that Robin didn't confide in her about Lisa. Anna knows Patrick made Robin happy in the end and that he loved her. Anna feels she failed her daughter. Patrick says Robin knows Anna deeply loved her. Patrick tells Anna she had every right to lay into him, but Anna knows her timing was off. Patrick asks how long she's going to stick around. She's not sure, but she'd like to look after him and Emma for a little bit. Before she leaves to return to Jake's, she tells Patrick whoever disposed of Lisa deserves a medal. Matt drops by and is taken aback to see his father. He's glad he made it though. Matt tells Noah his girlfriend has been arrested for murder.
At home, Noah tells Patrick Anna had no right to tear into him. Patrick can only see how much damage he caused his marriage. Noah reminds him that Robin forgave him, but Patrick declares the last couple of years of Robin's life were wasted. Noah says he's human and that Patrick was a better father and husband than he ever was. He is proud of his son.
Patrick returns home with Anna's words in his head. There's a knock at the door. Patrick opens to Noah. Patrick wonders what his father is doing there. Noah responds, "My son just lost his wife. Where else would I be?" They have coffee and talk about the funeral. Patrick tells Noah about Anna blowing up at him, which she had every right to do.
At GH, Noah is in Matt's room making medical suggestions. Matt says that it's too late to play daddy to him. Patrick speaks up and supports Matt's point of view, but Matt doesn't want him around either. Later, Robin goes in to see Matt. She tells him to drop his attitude toward Patrick because his experience with Noah wasn't all that much better than Matt's. She explains that it took a lot for Patrick to accept Noah back into his life and now he has chosen to defend him instead of his father.
Anna sits with Noah in the lounge. He asks if she is disgusted with him, and she says that it's sad but it would be sadder if he started to drink again. Noah says that he has considered it and Anna tells him that would just trash the rest of his life, too. She says that she has a feeling he can do a heck of a lot better than that.
At GH, Noah tells Matt that they only share DNA. Patrick comes right into the room and asks if Matt Hunter is Noah's son. He asks Matt how long he's known, and Matt says all of his life. Patrick asks Noah if his mother knew? Noah says that his mother knew that he wasn't always faithful, that's all. He explains that when Matt's mother Donna got pregnant, they agreed that she would move to Albuquerque and he would share financial responsibilities until the baby was 18. Patrick asks Matt how many times Noah tried to get in touch with him. "Including today? Once." Matt reports. Anna comes in and asks why they are all so tense? Noah tells her that Matt is his son.