Full detailed profile on Anna Devane Played by Finola Hughes on General Hospital Daytime Soap Opera.
Finola Hughes (ABC)
Birthday: October 29 1960
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.
At the Metro Court Patrick tells Sabrina she looks beautiful. Sabrina's unsure about her makeover and says it's still her underneath. Patrick confesses his feelings and that he was sidelined by Milo. She confirms her feelings haven't changed. He apologizes for taking so long to do this and kisses her. Patrick hopes her happiness means he didn't lose her to Milo. Sabrina decides to smooth things over with Milo and accepts an invitation to be Patrick's date for the Ball.
Downstairs guests arrive on the red carpet. Felicia calls for Mac to join her and Frisco for a picture. Maxie sees Spinelli arrive with Ellie. Duke is followed by Anna and Emma. Anna gives a heartfelt interview about the benefit in Robin's honor. The announcer asks Carly if she's back with Sonny and for comments on Jax and Brenda's engagement. Carly doubts a wedding will happen or if they will show up tonight. Brenda shows up alone. The announcer asks where Jax is. Brenda apologizes he couldn't make it. Michael, Bobbie and Olivia are photographed followed by AJ and Elizabeth, Monica and Tracy, and Alexis and Shawn with Molly and Sam in tow. Anton escorts Epiphany in and tells Sam it's not too late to dance with him tonight. The announcer wonders where Patrick and Noah are. Felix escorts Lucy in last and worries about Sabrina.
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.
Alexis takes Shawn home to recover. TJ, Molly and Sam give him a hero’s welcome. Later Alexis updates the girls on Nikolas and Lulu and apologizes for not working on Rafe’s case. Sam worries about their safety. Alexis thinks they’re safe but doesn’t understand why Helena would attack Nikolas. Molly leaves to check on Danny. Alexis asks if Sam is recovered from the Steven Clay incident. Sam tells her Caleb was not evil, he just wanted his wife back. In another room TJ tells Shawn what he means to him. Sam grabs TJ and Molly to get pizza but they drag her to the Metro Court to help Lucy. Alone, Alexis tells Shawn her place right now is with him.
Anna shows up at the Falconeri’s to tell Dante the sniper has been identified as someone having ties to Helena. Anna gives him a pep talk and asks him to meet her at the Haunted Star before she leaves. When he arrives she tells him the Haunted Star is gone. Dante calls Michael to inquire if there is any reason it would have been moved. Anna gets info that Quint saw the Star leave the harbor last night. Dante thinks it is in international waters by now.
Bobbie waits with Laura at the hospital telling her Scotty would love to be there too. Monitors are beeping in Nikolas’ room. They walk in to find Luke with a syringe. Laura slaps him when he says he has to wake Nikolas up. Bobbie confirms the adrenaline hadn’t made it from the IV to Nikolas. Laura gets physical with Luke refusing to trade the life of one of her children for another. Scott arrives after Luke rushes out on Laura. She tells him what happened and asks him not to leave. A second later she decides to follow Luke and find Lulu. She leaves Scott at Nick’s side. Outside Bobbie comforts Luke confident that they will find Lulu. Dante and Anna show up. Dante says, "I think we know where Lulu is." Anna debriefs them. While waiting for the ship’s coordinates from Frisco they get the proper paperwork before heading off to the Haunted Star. Back at the docks Dante leaves for equipment and Anna tells Luke Dante will meet him later and they’ll have agents for backup. Laura runs up saying she’s coming. They take off in a helicopter.
In the park Shawn surrenders to Dante and Anna. He said he didn’t shoot Nikolas. He heard the shot and went looking for the shooter. Shawn sees movement and pushes Anna out of the way as a shot rings out. There’s a shootout. Dante chases the shooter. Anna sees that Shawn is shot. She leaves him to look for the ambulance. Shawn hears movement and reaches for his gun. He turns toward the shooter; Dante comes from behind telling the shooter to drop his weapon. Nearby, Obrecht gives Britt a hard time while she cries. She believes Britt still has a chance to surprise Patrick. Britt thinks it’s too late. Obrecht asks Britt for ideas or wonders if she has to handle everything on her own. Britt talks about the Nurses’ Ball. Anna runs up asking for Britt’s help. Obrecht hears the exchange. Meanwhile, Anna and Britt return to Shawn. Britt leaves upon seeing the ambulance. She’s surprised to see her mother waiting. She tells Britt the Nurses’ Ball is the perfect place to spring their surprise on Dr. Drake. Anna tries to stop Dante from slapping the shooter. He demands to know where Lulu is. The shooter foams at the mouth and collapses. Anna pulls Dante off him saying he took a cyanide pill and is dead. Dante’s distraught.
[Show began in progress following local weather update 2:02 PM] At the PCPD Anna leaves a message for someone to call her, it’s urgent and lives depend on it. Dante makes his own call to get information on Lulu. Olivia shows up. He requests her help by using her visions. Anna sees him losing it and asks him to take a break. He’s worried about how long Lulu’s been missing. As he apologizes to Olivia, Anna tells him shots were fired at his apartment. They arrive at the scene and the detective tells them the family was evacuated and Nikolas was shot. Anna wants info from Dante about Nikolas. Dante shares what he knows about the Spencers and the Cassadines. They’re told the suspect was spotted in the park and run out. In the park they corner the shooter who is Shawn Butler.
In the park Britt suspects her mother is in Port Charles for reasons other than visiting her. Obrecht says she wanted to visit and that other unrelated business is being taken care of. She asks where Britt’s engagement ring is and accuses her of letting Sabrina ruin her relationship. Britt complains about Sabrina and Emma. Obrecht tells her the problem of the wife was removed before she even met the doctor. She suggests getting Britt’s father involved. Britt doesn’t want that. Obrecht tells her to redouble her efforts or she’ll call her father. Obrecht is relentless complaining about Sabrina and Emma. Britt says she would have done better if her mother ever had any maternal instinct. Obrecht slaps Britt threatening that she can take her out of the world too. Britt cries and her mother chastises her. Obrecht says even if the mouse and Patrick get together they have one surefire way of pulling them apart.
In Anna's office, Felicia avoids Mac's call and tells Anna she's a coward. She explains her trip down memory lane with Frisco. Anna understands. Felicia shows her a wedding photo of her and Frisco. She's sad she wasn't a priority and it's too late. Anna shares her wedding photo with Duke and tells Felicia about their date at the Metro Court. She explains it's over for them. Felicia says it's over for her and Frisco. They both turn their wedding photos upside-down.
Duke orders dinner at the Floating Rib and asks Mac about Felicia. Mac tells him Felicia's been lying and Frisco is up to something. He imagines the worst. Duke says Felicia is mad about him. Mac thinks that was until Frisco showed up and stirred up old memories. Duke doesn't think he should worry; all Anna and him have are just memories. He tells Mac about their last dinner together that went sour and maybe what they had was just too long ago. Mac says Anna is using her badge to hide from her feelings. Duke pays and leaves. Felicia arrives and confesses to Mac about her dinner with Frisco and his intentions. Mac asks how she feels about it. Frisco arrives before she answers. Mac punches him and Felicia rushes to his side.
Lucy hands flowers to Laura as Luke arrives at the courthouse. Scott demands to know why he's there. Luke blows him off and tells Laura that Lulu is getting ready. He hugs Lucy. Scott tells him he isn't invited and goes to throw him out. Laura wants to know what he is doing there first. Scotty says it's because he's a dumbbell and wants to tell her she's making the biggest mistake of her life. Kevin asks them to stop fighting. Luke admits he's there to stop the stupid wedding and Scotty's not the right man. Laura asks, "Then who is?" He doesn't know, but it's not Scotty. He is interrupted by a call from Dante. He hangs up and tells them about Lulu. Luke threatens Scotty then rushes off with Laura. Lucy tells Scotty no one believes he's responsible. Kevin's not sure if he agrees.
Lulu lies passed out at the apartment. Dante arrives and picks up a package at the door addressed from Bobbie. He yells to Lulu and unlocks the door. He rushes to her side and checks her pulse. Someone hits him in the head from behind. He wakes up and finds Lulu gone. He calls Luke to report Lulu missing. Anna shows up with police. Dante briefs her about the day's events. He's about to cry and complains about not being there for Lulu. He says the person who sent the package knew about the gift from Bobbie. Anna starts an investigation and wants to have the bear analyzed. Luke and Laura show up worried.
Anna shows up at John’s hotel asking for his badge. The bureau called him on a case. She needs to hire someone because he has a long-term assignment. John thinks this news couldn’t have come at a better time. He packs. Anna asks if there is anyone besides Rafe she should keep an eye on. He says, "You mean Sam." They talk about his guilt of how it all started. Anna cries over losing him. They share a drink and he leaves.
At the hospital Patrick examines Olivia. Dante explains she thought there was a bomb. Dante’s concerned about her past LSD overdose. Patrick runs tests. Dante steps out of the room. Olivia hears ticking. She sees a vision of Lulu’s clock teddy bear. The time says 7:00. She calls Dante to come in and tells him about the bear. He looks but can’t see. Olivia asks why she would see the bear. She tries to talk Dante into going home to check on Lulu. Patrick comes in with test results. Olivia is fine. She wants Dante to get rid of the bear.