General Hospital is a long-running American daytime soap opera that airs on ABC. The series debuted in 1963 and has since become one of the most popular and enduring soap operas on television. Set in the fictional town of Port Charles, New York, General Hospital follows the lives and loves of the residents of the town, with a focus on the medical professionals who work at General Hospital.
Throughout its long run, General Hospital has tackled a wide variety of storylines and themes, including romance, drama, action, and suspense. The show is known for its complex and engaging characters, many of whom have been with the series for decades. Some of the show's most iconic characters include Luke Spencer, Laura Collins, Sonny Corinthos, Carly Corinthos, Jason Morgan, and Sam McCall.