Writer Kate Hall reveals first script for her General Hospital return
Former Port Charles’ script writer returns.
Soaps.com welcomes back Kate Hall to the staff of “General Hospital.” Hall is a former script writer for the show, working from 2011 through 2015. She was recently a script writer at “The Young and the Restless” and also previously wrote scripts for “All My Children.” She announced her return on Twitter with a photo of her first script, which you can view below.
Hall won a 2016 Writers Guild of America award for Daytime Serial for her work on “GH” in 2015. Hall, along with Ron Carlivati, Anna Theresa Cascio, Andrea Archer Compton, Suzanne Flynn, Elizabeth Korte, Daniel James O’Connor, Elizabeth Page, Jean Passanante, Katherine Schock, Scott Sickles and Chris Van Etten won for the April 1, 2015 episode of the show marking its 52nd anniversary. General Hospital won a 2017 Writers Guild Award in the same category, to be presented to the writing team in February.
In 2015 Jean Passanante returned as a writer to General Hospital. Months later Ron Carlivati was fired as General Hospital’s head writer and Passanante and Shelly Altman were named co-head writers of the show.
Last year the show suffered a loss of one of their writing family when General Hospital and Ryan’s Hope writer Claire Labine passed away at 82. Though she had been retired, she left her mark on the landscape of Port Charles as the writer who created the roles of Sonny Corinthos (Maurice Benard) and Brenda Barrett (Vanessa Marcil).
— Kate Hall (@Katehallds) January 4, 2017
— Kate Hall (@Katehallds) February 14, 2016
Photo credit: KateHallDS on Twitter
– Dustin Cushman