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Port Charles 

Spin-off of "General Hospital" focusing on the professional and personal lives of the first year interns at Port Charles' General Hospital. Now residents at the hospital, the doctors and ... See full summary »
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Julie Pinson ...  Dr. Eve Lambert 817 episodes, 1997-2001
Jon Lindstrom ...  Dr. Kevin Collins 807 episodes, 1997-2003
Lynn Herring ...  Lucy Coe 784 episodes, 1997-2003
Jay Pickett ...  Frank Scanlon 706 episodes, 1997-2003
Kin Shriner ...  Scott Baldwin 698 episodes, 1997-2001
Nolan North ...  Chris Ramsey 665 episodes, 1997-2001
Lisa Ann Hadley Lisa Ann Hadley ...  Dr. Julie Devlin 453 episodes, 1997-2000
Marie Wilson ...  Karen Cates 443 episodes, 1999-2003
Mitch Longley Mitch Longley ...  Dr. Matt Harmon 375 episodes, 1997-2000
Sarah Aldrich ...  Courtney Kanelos 366 episodes, 1998-2000
Jennifer Hammon Jennifer Hammon ...  Karen Wexler 357 episodes, 1997-1999
Michael Dietz Michael Dietz ...  Dr. Joe Scanlon 348 episodes, 1997-1999
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Spin-off of "General Hospital" focusing on the professional and personal lives of the first year interns at Port Charles' General Hospital. Now residents at the hospital, the doctors and their friends and families are constantly threatened by Dr. Greg Cooper who may or may not be the General Homicide killer. Cooper tries to get revenge on all of them because he was dropped from the hospital's intern program. Written by Adam-157

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Port Charles: Fate: It was meant to be. See more »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

TV-14
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Official Sites:

ABC

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 June 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Port Charles: Fate See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Each 13-week arc of the story was referred to as a "book". There were a total of twelve books after the series switched to that format. In order, they were:

Fate December 4, 2000-March 2, 2001

Time in a Bottle March 5, 2001-June 1, 2001

Tainted Love June 4, 2001-August 31, 2001

Tempted September 3, 2001-November 30, 2001

Miracles Happen December 3, 2001-December 31, 2001

Secrets January 2, 2002-March 29, 2002

Superstition April 1, 2002-June 28, 2002

Torn July 1, 2002-September 27, 2002

Naked Eyes September 30, 2002-December 27, 2002

Surrender December 30, 2002-April 1, 2003

Desire April 2, 2003-July 4, 2003

The Gift July 7, 2003-October 3, 2003 See more »

Quotes

Eve Collins Thornhart: You're a good friend, Chris.
Chris Ramsey: There goes my reputation.
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Connections

Featured in The 15th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards (1999) See more »

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Port Charles has an amazing cast, frequently wasted in stories that make no sense whatsoever!
13 August 2002 | by IrenePax60See all my reviews

I have watched Port Charles from Day One and I have been consistently amazed by the highly credible performances of the energetic and charismatic cast of young performers, such as the consistently credible Nolan North as Dr. Chris Ramsey, Sarah Aldrich as Courtney Kanelos, Colton James as Neil Kanelos, Lisa Ann Hadley as Julie Devlin-Ramsey and Brian Gaskill as Rafe Kovich Sadly, I have also watched Port Charles fall from a high rating of 2.7 to the bottom of the barrel at 1.5. The fault lies NOT with the performers but with the story direction - the storylines are often murky at best and and just plain dumb at worst! My Direct TV Guide STILL claims that Port Charles is a show about 'young doctors and nurses as they pursue their careers.' But, at some point, this idealistic beginning (which garnered a 2.7 rating) got lost in the shuffle, as Port Charles sank deeper and deeper into a morbid fixation on 'pure evil' and journeyed off into an attempt to see how many bad horror movie rip-offs they could get away with foisting off on the public! In those instances when Port Charles threw away the fixation on evil and let a little happiness creep in - the ratings rose accordingly - 'Miracles Happen,' which showed Julie returning to bid an emotional farewell to her true love, Chris - received a 2.0 rating - the highest that Port Charles had received since veering off into the strange territory of 'Nothing But the Supernatural!'- in storylines suddenly called 'arcs.' With their talented cast of young performers, Port Charles COULD have been great. While the TV Guide promised a show about doctors, nurses and their careers; and ABC promised that ALL ABC shows would be 'returning to their core and delivering more romance; and Soap Net promised to be the channel that delivered 'Love, love, love' - Port Charles ran aground on the dangerous reefs of 'Too Many Broken Promises.' If only ONE of those promises HAD been kept, Port Charles would not only STILL have a 2.7 rating, they would be an hour show by now and be named FREQUENTLY when Emmys are being handed out. If only the stories being told by Port Charles had ever lived up to the brilliant cast, Port Charles would have had it made! Sincerely, Heather, Sangre de Cristo, Colorado, USA


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