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Julie Berman stars as “Lulu” on “General Hospital”

By Dana Block
Ridge narrowed the list of suspects to find out who stole the Forrester designs. Stephanie apologized to Beverly for her false accusations and asked her to return to her internship. Rick urged Hope to act on her feelings for Liam or lose him forever. Pam seethed with jealously over Donna and Nick’s blossoming relationship. After Pam opted out of cooking Christmas dinner, the undomesticated Logan sisters were put in charge. Hope and Thomas took in the sights of the seasons together in Los Angeles. Wait to See: Chance brings Liam and Hope together at a resort in Mexico.

Secrets began to unravel in Salem as EJ promised Nicole that there were none between them. Carrie encouraged John to use Alice’s secret IOU against Stefano. Madison kept a cryptic phone call from Brady. Daniel turned to Lexie for support for his health issues. Marlena had a hard time believing that new evidence actually could exonerate John. Brady and Madison grew closer as they opened up about their troubled childhoods. Sami and Rafe prepared for their vow renewal ceremony in the town square just as EJ arrived. Wait to See: John faces a financial crisis.

Michael and Sam bonded over their shared traumas. Matt interrupted a potential holiday celebration between Elizabeth and Lucky. Dante took Lulu to Manhattan to get a glimpse of what it was really like to be married to a cop. Lucky left for Ireland again. Shawn surprised Carly with a fully decorated home. Sam realized that Jason watched Franco’s sinister DVD. Dante and Lulu said “I do” in a surprise wedding. An emotional Robin burst into tears while wrapping gifts. Wait to See: Ethan receives another message from The Woman in White.

Rex stayed behind in Texas after he was bumped from his flight, leaving him face to face with Gigi/Stacy. Meanwhile back in Llanview, Aubrey helped Shane decorate for Christmas as they waited for Rex to return. Viki walked up just in time to see Clint kissing Kim, but didn’t get the full story. Neela and Jack grew closer, making her feel guilty for secretly recording his confession. The professor helped Gigi/Stacy learn what really happened the night Gigi “died.” Irene warned Todd that he would lose everything if the truth came out that he was Victor’s killer. Wait to See: Surprises unfold as the lights go out in Llanview.

A drunken Nikki confessed to Diane’s murder, but the judge didn’t believe her and sent Victor off to prison. Devon was overjoyed when his sister, Ana, surprised him for Christmas. Meanwhile, Ana didn’t recognize her estranged mother, Harmony. Nikki told Deacon that she was filing for an annulment. Kevin canceled his wedding to Chloe at the last minute, saying he needed more time to think. Nikki was greeted by her guardian angel after she crashed into a tree. Wait to See: Adam and Sharon reunite.

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