Primetime role.

Updated September 22:

“General Hospital’s” Nicolas Bechtel (Port Charles’ Spencer Cassadine) will be appearing on Fox’s “Red Band Society” in flashbacks as a younger version of one of the show’s lead characters Jordi (Nolan Sortillo). He is currently scheduled to appear on the October 1 episode “Liar, Liar Pants on Fire” and the October 8 episode “There’s No Place Like Homecoming.”

Original Article August 25:

“General Hospital’s” Nicolas Bechtel (Port Charles’ Spencer Cassadine) will guest star in an upcoming episode of Steven Spielberg’s television show “Red Band Society.” Bechtel revealed the news on Twitter and recently traveled to Atlanta, GA to tape the role.

“Red Band Society” is a remake of the Spanish television show “Polseres Vermelles,” which is a dark dramedy that focuses on a group of teenagers living together as patients in a hospital’s pediatric ward. The show stars Octavia Spencer (“The Help”) as the head nurse of the ward and Dave Annable (“Brothers and Sisters”) as a doctor at the hospital. “Red Band Society” is set to premier on September 17 at 9:00 PM. The first episode is currently available online until Tuesday August 26 on Hulu, Fox On Demand, and Fox. Soaps.com will keep you updated as to when Bechtel’s episode is set to air.