TV Tonight hears long running US soap General Hospital is about to get a return to Australian television on Pay TV.
The show will return to the W Channel on July 5 to screen directly after The Young and The Restless at 12.50pm. The cast features Australian actor Ingo Rademacher, formerly of Paradise Beach and Echo Point.
The soap last screened In Australia in December 2005 on FOX8.
When As the World Turns ends in September the show will become the longest running American daytime soap opera in production.
That will leave One Life to Live as the other major US soap without a regular timeslot in Australia.