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Updated September 26: Genie Francis will first return to General Hospital on Monday October 1.

On September 11 we reported Genie Francis returned to work today at General Hospital and was greeted with flowers and balloons in her dressing room. She thanked the fans who lobbied on Twitter with the #GenieIsGH hashtag for her return. She should first air in three weeks, early October. reported on July 31 that Genie Francis is returning to General Hospital in an exciting new storyline. This comes months after being off the show after being dropped to recurring status in January. Genie Francis returned to General Hospital in 2015 as part of Anthony Geary’s exit storyline as Luke Spencer.