Soap opera veteran Rick Hearst (ex-Whip, “The Bold and the Beautiful,” ex-Matt, “The Young and the Restless,” ex-Alan Michael, “Guiding Light”) is headed back to Port Charles as Ric Lansing, according to Soap Opera Digest. The character, who is Sonny’s (Maurice Bernard) brother, hasn’t been seen on the show since June 2009. His first airdate is Monday February 24.

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