A new cast member.

Donna Mills will soon be the newest resident of Port Charles on “General Hospital.” Entertainment Weekly broke the news that the TV star will soon join the cast of the show that’s still celebrating its golden anniversary.

Mills needs no introduction to fans of dramatic TV. She’s a veteran of such shows as the smash hit “Knots Landing,” which ran on CBS from 1979 to 1993, and “Melrose Place.” Mills’ most recent television series roles have been on “GCB,” “Nip/Tuck,” and “Dirty Sexy Money.”

The writers of “General Hospital” are said to be big fans of “Knots Landing,” so it looks like the television superstar can expect a nice, juicy role. Viewers will most March 14.