Tamlyn Tomita on Heroes

General Hospital fans who watch Heroes may have recognized a famliar face on last night's "Our Fathers" episode. Tamlyn Tomita, who played Kate Howard's (Megan Ward) rival Giselle, appeared as the mother of Hiro Nakamura (Masi Oka) and played a pivotal part in the show's mythology. Check out more pictures after the jump.

General Hospital: Tamlyn Tomita Cast As Kate Howard Rival

Soapdom is reporting that General Hospital has cast former Santa Barbara star Tamlyn Tomita in the recurring role of Giselle, a rival magazine editor who will play foil to Kate Howard and her new magazine Crimson.

For those of you who may not remember Tomita from Santa Barbara but watch sci fi shows, you may remember from her role in Stargate SG1 and Stargate: Atlantis.

Earlier this year Tomita appeared in the Jessica Alba movie The Eye and we've posted a trailer of the film below for your enjoyment.