The folks in Port Charles are on the move. Starting Monday, September 10th, General Hospital is being moved up an hour, to the 2pm timeslot.
In most markets, Katie Couric’s new syndicated daytime talk show will take over the 3pm timeslot.
General Hospital, which will mark its 50th year on air in 2013, is the longest-running soap opera currently in production. The show was renewed for the 2012-13 season back in April.
CHECK-IN TO ABC’S “GENERAL HOSPITAL” ONE HOUR EARLIER BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
There’s never been a better time to “check-in” to ABC’s “General Hospital” and beginning MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10 the popular daytime drama moves to its new time period of 2:00 p.m. ET /1:00 p.m. PT/CT, on the ABC Television Network. Fans can now catch all the intrigue and excitement of Port Charles one hour earlier.
“General Hospital,” the most honored show of the 2012 Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards, celebrates its golden anniversary on April 1, 2013. Approaching 50 historic years on ABC, “General Hospital” is the longest running American soap opera currently in production and the third longest-running drama in American television history.
“General Hospital” was created by Frank and Doris Hursley. Frank Valentini is the executive producer. Ron Carlivati is the head writer.
Full episodes of “General Hospital” are available on ABC.com immediately following the network broadcast. Follow us at: www.facebook.com/GeneralHospital, Twitter @generalhospital (#generahospital).
What do you think? Will you be watching General Hospital in its new timeslot? Will the new time impact your viewing?