Full detailed profile on Caroline "Carly" Corinthos Jacks Played by Laura Wright on General Hospital Daytime Soap Opera.
Laura Wright (ABC)
Caroline "Carly" Corinthos Jacks
Actor: Laura Wright
Who played Caroline "Carly" Corinthos Jacks over the years
Sarah Brown (April 8, 1996 to April 23, 2001)
Useful information on Caroline "Carly" Corinthos Jacks
* Marital Status - Married to Jasper Jax.
Current: Co-owns The Metro Crout with Jax and Nikolas
Past: Owned The Cellar, located below Kelly's
Past: Co-owner of Club 101 with Jasper Jacks
Past: Co-owner of Deception Cosmetics
Carly came to Port Charles in 1996 on a mission - to ruin her mother's life. Bobbie Spencer had given Carly up for adoption and Carly wanted payback. Sleeping with her mom's husband was the best retribution, and it worked! After Carly's fling with Tony was discovered, he and Bobbie divorced. Unfortunately, it didn't bring the happiness Carly had hoped for.
Luck with men hasn't been her strong suit. Although her brief sexual interlude with Jason formed a lasting friendship, her liaisons with AJ Quartermaine and Lorenzo Alcazar were short-lived. Her most consuming love has been with mobster, Sonny Corinthos, but that's been tumultuous at best. Her children have been kidnapped, she's been held hostage for the child she carried, and she's been at death's door more than once. After her son Michael was shot by a bullet intended for Sonny, she finally looked to the future. She recommited to her husband Jax and coerced Sonny to sign away all rights to his sons.
Over the following year, her stance against Sonny softened, but they both agreed to keep the distance to protect everyone from the danger his life brings. She recommited to Jax and even got pregnant with his child. She quickly learned, however, that she has a rare blood disorder that could cause her to stroke out and die during pregnancy.
Michael eventually woke up from his coma, but was angry and often fought with his mother. Claudia kidnapped Carly after she was outted as the one who put Michael's shooting in motion and the women ended up in a cabin where Carly went into labor. Claudia helped her give birth and then tried to run off with the baby, but Michael found them and hit her over the head with an axe handle, thereby killing her.
Carly, along with Sonny and Jason, spent the next few months trying to protect her son from the cops, while bonding with her new daughter, husband and boys. When the truth about Jax's involvement in Dante's investigation of Sonny was revealed, she took Morgan and Josslyn and moved out of the house.
Despite everyone's best attempts, Michael went to prison. In the aftermath, Carly and Sonny had sex and then she vowed revenge on Dante and Lulu for their perceived role in Michael's incarceration.
Carly brought Brook Lynn to town to seduce Dante, thereby breaking up him and Lulu. The plan failed however. Carly then focused on reuniting with Jax, but was distracted again when Brenda returned to town.
Brenda and Dante's connection made Carly curious, so she made it her mission to discover what they were hiding. She clashed with Jax over his ex and they eventually broke up again. She then discovered Brenda's secret, but Brenda revealed it before Carly could.
Once that was settled, Carly's next crisis centered on Josslyn, who needed a kidney transplant. After Jake died from getting hit by a car, Carly pleaded with Jason to donate his son's organs to her daughter. Jason appealed to Elizabeth and Lucky and they eventually agreed to the procedure, thereby saving Josslyn's life.
Once Josslyn's was in the clear, she and Jax clashed over custody.
Alan Quartermaine Jr. (divorced)
Sonny Corinthos (married September 2000 - divorced November 2001)
Sonny Corinthos (renewed vows February 2001)
Sonny Corinthos (divorced)
Sonny Corinthos (divorced)
Lorenzo Alcazar (divorced)
Jasper "Jax" Jacks (married April 27, 2007)
Tony Jones (affair - deceased)
A.J. Quartermaine (one-night stand when Michael was conceived)
Roy DiLucca (flirtatious)
Zander Smith (kissed)
Steven Lars Webber (dated)
John Durant (biological father)
Bobbie Spencer (biological mother)
Virginia Benson (adoptive mother)
Barbara Jean Jones (half-sister by adoption - deceased)
Lucas Jones (half-brother by adoption)
Tim Spencer (biological maternal grandfather)
Lena Spencer (biological maternal grandmother - deceased)
Luke Spencer (uncle)
Lucky Spencer (cousin)
Lu Lu Spencer (cousin)
Josslyn Jacks (daughter with Jasper Jacks)
Michael Corinthos (son with A.J. Quartermaine, later adopted by Sonny)
Unnamed Child (miscarried son with Sonny)
Morgan Stone Corinthos (son with Sonny)
There are no additional images yet
At the hospital, Silas wheels Nina around the halls, assuring him that she will take care of Rafe's funeral arrangements. He thanks her. Sam stares at them and then interrupts. Nina wheels away. Sam tells the doctor that Patrick was fired because of him. He had nothing to do with it. She thinks he told the reporter. That doesn't go over well. She blames Nina. He's concerned about all the time she has been spending with Drake. He's sorry for all of this but he needs to look after his wife right now. Sam cries that everything is unfair and things are not the same anymore. "We are not working," she says. He thinks they need to work harder. She's sure that Nina is out to get him back. They rehash and bicker. Sam is sure he still has feelings for his wife but he insists Nina is his past. She doesn't think he's ready to move on and ends things. They cry and she walks away. On a different floor, Carly walks in on Franco doing art therapy with another woman. After she leaves, Franco asks Carly to take a spin with a brush. She's impressed by how much he's enjoying his new job. After she leaves, Nina wheels in. They banter and discuss her coma. He convinces her to do a self-portrait. When she reaches into her purse for her photo, her enemies list falls out. He recognizes the names and she pretends she's just keeping track. Franco doesn't buy that but drops it. Down the hall, TJ drops in on Molly to pick her up. He explains that he was questioned by a DEA agent. Outside the room, Mickey runs into Alexis. He recognizes her as a friend of Julian's and makes some vague remarks. She heads in to get her daughter. Molly reminds her that she's going back to Sam's. Alexis begs her to come home. "That's not happening," says Molly. Alexis claims her relationship with Julian has changed. TJ encourages Molly to go home too. Molly admits she misses her mom and agrees. They hug. By the nurses' station, Shawn finds his boss and asks him what's going on. Carly joins them and Sonny beats himself up about the Morgan situation. Down the hall, Ava is trying to usher her brother out but he won't leave until she honors her end of their deal. She finally blurts out that Sonny killed AJ. After she explains, he calls for his chopper. They head for the roof. Mickey pops up and reminds them that Ava is a traitor and needs to die. He pulls out his gun. Julian tells him that Ava has the dirt they need to take down Sonny. They hop on the chopper and take off just as Sonny and Shawn arrive. Meanwhile, Carly returns to Franco and interrupts him giggling with Nina. After Nina wheels off, Carly gets jealous and makes out with Franco. At that moment, Nina tracks down Silas. He fills her in about the breakup as Sam gets busy telling Molly and Alexis.
At Carly's, Sonny has a fit when Carly admits that Franco almost told Michael everything. Sonny wants Franco dead. Carly objects that she loves him. He laughs at that. She forbids the murder just as Franco strolls in. He guesses what's been happening and challenges the mobster to shoot him. "Okay," says Sonny, Carly nixes that. Sonny wouldn't do it himself anyway. He threatens that if Michael learns the truth, Franco's days are numbered. He walks out. Franco can't believe Carly betrayed him. She defends herself. He feels like he doesn't know her. She explains that she used to be a disaster but Michael made her a better person. They continue arguing and she begs him to stop pushing Sonny. Carly insists the mobster will always be part of her life. "I love you and I'd really like you not to die," she says. They eat frozen pizza and talk about how good life is.