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General Hospital – Nancy Lee Grahn Celebrates 20 Years With GH – What Was Your Favorite ‘Alexis’ Moment?
This Wednesday marks the anniversary of the day popular and beloved actress Nancy Lee Grahn graced ‘General Hospital’ with her presence. Grahn has been with ABC for 20 years working relentlessly as Alexis Davis. Walking on the GH screen she quickly rose to fame and became the character everyone tuned in for. We must acknowledge how much life to she brings to the character after years of outstanding, devoted and super talented work. Grahn herself is excited for the Anniversary, she took to Twitter to share “Wed. Sept 28th, I’ll be celebrating my 20th anniversary @GeneralHospital by staying online all day 2 commune with the greatest fans ever #gh”.
Grahn first walked on our screens as Alexis Davis on September 28, 1996 on a recurring basis as a young interesting character. Over 10 years later Grahn was placed on contract in 1997; this was due to her high level of popularity. Alexis was born to Mikkos Cassadine and Kristin Bergman. Alexis later gave birth to three awesome girls who are most time referred to as ‘The Davis Girls’. Sam [Kelly Monaco], Kristina [Lexi Ainsworth] and Molly [Haley Pullos] have one of the best moms on daytime television.
Throughout her run she has been married to Jax [Ex-Ingo Rademacher], Ric [Rick Hearst] and Julian [William DeVry]. Though these may be her only marriages on record she has been in numerous relationships with persons like; Shawn Butler [Sean Blakemore], Sonny [Maurice Benard] and Ned Ashton [Wally Kurth]. Alexis’s pairing with mob boss Julian Jerome is one very popular one. Being shipped as ‘Julexis’ fans love them, even though the characters are at odds now, fans are still hoping for a reunion.
Alexis’ significant character connection includes; Luke [Ex-Anthony Geary], Nikolas [ex-Tyler Christopher], Helena [Ex-Constance Towers] and more.
For her role as Alexis Davis, Grahn was and still is quite popular as mentioned before. She has been nominated numerous times for Soap Opera Digest and Daytime Emmy Awards. She has won a number of SOD Awards and won 2 Daytime Emmy’s for her portrayal of Alexis.
Here’s a look back at what make us love Grahn! Congratulations on reaching this milestone Nancy Lee, we look forward to more years to come.
Take a look at these photos and see if you remember these moments, share your favorite 'Alexis' moments in the comment section below.