According to Daytime Confidential, actor Marcus Coloma, who played Prince Nikolas Cassadine on ABC’s General Hospital for three years, has left the program. The actor refused to record his last few sequences in the series “after realizing he’d been let go,” according to the tabloid. There is currently no word on whether a new actor will be hired for the role. According to a spokesman for the program, Soap Opera Digest:
“The part of Nikolas Cassadine will no longer be played by Marcus Coloma. His last episode will broadcast at the end of January.”
Previously, Marcus Coloma was forced to quit the program due to COVID and was briefly replaced by actor Adam Huss. Coloma is a well-known actor who has acted in a number of films and television series, including Major Crimes, Portrait of Love, and many more.
Marcus Coloma’s past film and television endeavors, involvement in General Hospital, and other topics are discussed.
Marcus Coloma was born in Middletown, California on October 18, 1978. Coloma’s upbringing and early life are mostly unknown. One of his earlier jobs was in the classic Fox series Point Pleasant, where he played Father Tomas. Coloma went on to appear in films such as Material Girls, Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2, Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3: Viva La Fiesta!, and many more. In addition, he has appeared in short films such as A Thing of Dreams, Good Night, Unregistered, and Proxy.
Marcus Coloma’s television credits include, among others, South Beach, One Tree Hill, and Make It Or Break It. But most people know him as Prince Nikolas Cassadine on the legendary ABC soap General Hospital. Nikolas Cassadine is one of the most intriguing characters on the program, and he has a devoted fan base. He is well-known for his sensitivity.
Cassadine has been performed by a variety of actors over the years, including Tyler Christopher, who originally played the part in 1996, Coltin Scott, Chris Beetem, and Nick Stabile. Marcus Coloma joined the program in 2019 and has received largely good feedback from fans and reviewers for his performance.
A closer look at ABC’s General Hospital storyline and more information
General Hospital follows a group of intriguing individuals as they battle with different hardships and challenges in Port Charles, New York. According to Rotten Tomatoes, here’s a brief synopsis of the show:
“The affluent Quartermaine family remains an imposing presence in Port Charles, with holdings in many of the city’s commerce. Characters come and go, but fans can always expect at least one Quartermaine or Spencer to cause mayhem.”
The program debuted in 1963 and is one of the longest-running scripted television series of all time. Various commentators rate it as one of the best soap operas of all time. It has gotten tremendous accolades from reviewers and fans throughout the years. Frank and Doris Hursley were the series’ original directors.