Jessica Tuck of General Hospital
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Updated January 5: has learned that Jessica Tuck’s time on “General Hospital” has come to an end, as the actress’ character Cassandra Pierce was last seen in a coma. On January 4, Valentin found Cassandra’s hospital room empty and learned she’d been transferred to a WSB medical facility.

Back on September 19 we reported that Jessica Tuck would join “General Hospital” on September 20 in the recurring role of Cassandra Pierce, as reported by ABC Soaps in Depth. Her character may have connections to Valentin and is said to be the jewel fencer that Anna is after. Tuck played Megan Gordon on “One Life to Live” from 1989 until 2012. In 2010 she appeared on “Days of our Lives” as Madeline Peterson Woods, Chad DiMera’s mother. She is also known for playing the vampire Nan Flanagan on “True Blood,” a part she played from 2008 until 2014. On “True Blood” she crossed paths with Carolyn Hennesy (Diane Miller), who played fellow vamp Rosalyn Harris. A tease of Tuck joining the show was posted to social media.