FIFTY YEARS IN THE MAKING! SOAPNET CELEBRATES “GENERAL HOSPITAL’S” 50TH ANNIVERSARY, BEGINNING FRIDAY, MARCH 29 AT 10PM ET/PT
Unprecedented Marathon Features 50 Classic Episodes in 50 Hours
Leading up to General Hospital’s Special 50th Anniversary Episode
Airing Monday, April 1 on ABC and SOAPnet
Marathon Kicks Off With The Very First Episode
(March 13, 2013, Burbank, CA) – In celebration of “General Hospital’s” 50th anniversary, SOAPnet is airing an unprecedented 50-hour marathon of classic episodes from the beloved series, starting Friday, March 29th at 10pm ET/PT and running through Monday, April 1 at 12:00am ET/PT (Sunday night/Monday morning). The marathon kicks off with the very first episode from 1963, and will include shows from every decade. The stunt leads up to the very special 50th anniversary episode of “General Hospital,” airing on Monday, April 1 on ABC (2:00-3:00 p.m. ET//1:00 p.m. PT/CT) and SOAPnet (9:00PM ET/PT, encore at 12:00AM ET/PT).