Maurice Benard has signed a new contract to continue playing Port Charles mobster Sonny Corinthos on “General Hospital.” The fan favorite, who joined “GH” in 1993, will be celebrating 25 years on the soap this coming summer. Benard tells Soap Opera Digest, “I feel fantastic, I feel humbled. How many actors can say they’ve been on a show for 25 years? I feel very grateful.”