10 Things You Didn’t Know About General Hospital Laura Wright

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8. She Cried When GL Went Off The Air

Wright seems like a passionate actress who truly dives into every role she’s given. Therefore, it may not seem that shocking that Laura shed a tear during the last airing of GL, a soap she spent eight years on. In a November 2009 interview with Soap She Knows, the actress relayed that she did in fact watch the final episodes leading up to the soap’s cancellation “through tears.”

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7. She’s Recently Divorced

In October 1995, Laura married someone from outside the soap industry and Hollywood entirely. His name is John Wright, an architect. They share a daughter and son together and enjoyed a 20-year marriage. Sadly, in the spring of 2016, Laura announced that after a year-long separation, the two decided to divorce. Wright would post the following to her fans on Instagram: “The news is true. After being separated over a year John and I have decided to make it official. Everyone is great – life is still beautiful – and I am a grateful woman. That’s all!!! Have a Kick A$$ Tuesday!!!!!!”

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