General Hospital comings and goings say it’s the same person, but just a different face. As many fans know by now, actress Sydney Mikayla, who was best known for her role as Trina Robinson, has left the show in order to pursue her studies at UCLA. In the meantime actress Tabyana Ali has taken over for her in the role. Here’s what she has to say about it!
General Hospital Spoilers: Tabyana Ali Opens Up About Her New Role In Port Charles
The new General Hospital cutie took to her Twitter account to thank viewers for all of the love and support that she’s gotten so far. “I’m so grateful to have this opportunity!” Ali tweeted. “Thank y’all for the warm welcoming. I’m so happy to be in this position.”
What’s more, Tabyana shared that she is “very excited” and “happy to be part of the family” at GH.
Meanwhile, General Hospital Executive Producer Frank Valentini told Soap Opera Digest in a new interview, “Sydney asked to leave in order to focus on college. We love her and are sad to see her go, but of course support her decision and wish her the best.”
General Hospital Spoilers: What’s Next For Trina?
Sydney also added her own statement to the publication. When asked about her departure, she put it this way, “I have loved working on GENERAL HOSPITAL, but I feel like this is the right time to dive in and enjoy my college experience to the fullest. The cast has become family and bringing the character of Trina to life has been one of the best experiences of my career thus far. Thank you to Frank and the entire team for believing in me and giving me this wonderful opportunity. I will miss working with everyone every day, but I am excited to see what is to come for the show.”
Of course, fans will have to keep tuning in each and every day to find out what will happen next! Let us know what you think by leaving us a line with your thoughts in our comments section below. General Hospital airs weekdays on the ABC network. Check your local listings for times.
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