Full detailed profile on Anna Devane Played by Finola Hughes on General Hospital Daytime Soap Opera.
Finola Hughes (ABC)
Actor: Finola Hughes
Who played Anna Devane over the years
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* Marital Status - Divorced.
Current: Spy for the World Service Bureau (WSB)
Past: Pine Valley Police Chief (accepted 22 March 2002; resigned 11 September 2003)
Past: WSB agent
Past: Police Chief of Port Charles
Anna previously came to Port Charles in 1985. She was immediately befriended by Holly Scorpio and landed a job working with Sean Donley, friend to Robert Scorpio. Unbeknownst to Holly, Anna was once an espionage partner with Robert... and his previous wife.
Although most of Anna's time spent in Port Charles dealt with law enforcement issues, she definitely had a few exciting moments of her own, like fencing pieces of the Aztec treasure with Sean, and falling in love with handsome Scot, Duke Lavery, who later died in her arms. Let's not forget that she dealt with daughter, Robin's, kidnapping, and faced the evil, Faison, who was the purported villain in the boat explosion death that killed both Anna and Robert.
In 2001, it was learned that Anna was still alive. She returned to All My Children paired with David Hayward, and gave birth to little Leora, who died before we had a chance to get to know her. The baby's death has been the propellant behind David's bitterness and his vendetta against Dr. Joe Martin in that series. When Anna lost the child and failed to garner a conviction in the Cambias' rape, she kissed David goodbye and disappeared from Pine Valley and the the soap scene.
Anna drops in on Robin and Patrick often, one time literally via parachute, when not on assignment with the World Service Bureau. In the summer of 2007, she was visiting Port Charles during the same time as international rocker Eli Love was in town for a concert. He landed in General Hospital in need of brain surgery and everyone marveled at how much he looked like Patrick's father, Dr. Noah Drake. Anna convinced Noah to perform the concert, as Eli Love. In the process, she and Noah had an affair, much to the disgust of Robin and Patrick. Once she went back to the business of being a spy, she had an affair with rocker Eli Love. During the summer of 2008, Anna visited Robin and supported her during her pregnancy. When Eli came to town and learned that his hot lover was about to become a grandmother, he ran scared. Noah Drake, however, was there to support Anna and their affair rekindled briefly. As Robin's pregnancy progressed, as did wedding plans with Patrick, Anna and Robin's father Robert came together once again.
Anna returned once again in 2012 as part of Patrick's Valentine's Day present to Robin.
Thomas John Devane (father - deceased)
Charlotte Devane (aunt)
Alexandra Devane (twin sister)
Lindsay Devane (sister)
Gabriel Devane (half-brother)
Aidan Devane (nephew)
** Anna's mother is the cousin of Charlotte Devane's husband.
Robin Scorpio (daughter with Robert)
Unnamed Child (miscarriage with Duke)
Leora Devane Hayward (daughter with David)
Emma Grace Scorpio Drake (granddaughter from Robin)
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Down on the pier, Anna pushes Jordan out of the way as someone takes a shot at her. Jordan twists her ankle. The women squeeze off a few rounds but the shooter escapes. Anna gives Jordan a cover story after calling Sloane.
Jake paces around the garage assuring Sloane over the phone that he still doesn't know who Jerome's target is. Frustrated, he starts throwing things around. Carly walks in and wonders what's up. He asks her to stay out of this. She has information about his so-called wife. He's too busy for this but she won't go away. Anna walks in, demanding to know where Julian is. They send Carly out. Devane questions him about the shooting. He was in the garage the whole time. She's sure that if he was the shooter, he wouldn't have missed. Anna questions him about the upcoming hit. He pleads ignorance. When her badgering goes nowhere, she exits. Carlos comes in. Jake walks out before his colleague can fill him in about bumping into Hayden.
Anna returns to the pier and finds a button.
Anna and Jordan meet on the docks, where Jordan tells Anna that she wants out. Jordan doesn’t want to be the one to put Shawn in jail. The two argue, unaware Duke’s bodyguard Bruce is there and has his gun aimed at Jordan. Anna warns Jordan that they have no evidence on Duke still, so if Jordan walks then the only person who will go down is Shawn for the election tampering. Jordan feels she’s in an impossible situation. Anna reveals that the Jeromes are planning a hit on someone high up in the Corinthos' organization, possibly Duke, but they aren’t sure. Jordan says it could be anyone, including Shawn or herself.