Kimberly McCullough Leaving Robin Scorpio and 'General Hospital' in Early 2012
Kimberly McCullough Leaving Role of Robin Scorpio on 'General Hospital'
Kiss another General Hospital regular goodbye. Kimberly McCullough is leaving General Hospital in early 2012, leaving behind a role that she originated in 1985 -- when she was seven.
McCullough originated the role of Robin Scorpio at in first grade, took time off from 1996 to 2005, and then returned to Port Charles.
Soap Opera Digest reports that McCullough wishes to leave General Hospital to direct full time, with a show rep sharing that fans should "expect a poignant and must-watch storyline for Robin and Patrick."
Jonathan Jackson, who has played Lucky Spencer for nearly a decade on GH, also has his last show coming up in December.
Is the writing on the wall for General Hospital?
With soap operas quickly facing extinction and cast members jumping ship, GH may well be the next soap to be cut from the daytime schedule.
What do you think will happen with Robin's storyline? Will they kill off her character?