With the news that Rick Hearst has decided to stay in Port Charles, will we learn next that Maurice Benard (Sonny Corinthos) is also ready to sign a new deal with General Hospital? Maurice had this to say in an interview with Contra Costa Times: "I figure that I'll give it another couple of years," he says. "After a while, it starts to get to you. You get burned out."
ABC has not released an official statement regarding Benard's status. Online RUMBLINGS say an offer is on the table. Stay tuned to Daytime Confidential for updates.