Christopher verified the reports of his firing to ABC Soaps In Depth; he explained that he had been released from his deal on Friday March 18, 2011, and the character of Nikolas was to be written out.
Christopher's deal was set to expire in June and the date would have marked the beginning of the last 13 week-cycle period in his deal—at which time the network would notify the actor of their decision to offer another deal.
Marcil did make a guest appearance in April 2013 to commemorate the show's 50th anniversary.
In 2014, she starred in the Hallmark channel movie Stranded in Paradise, and in 2015, she joined the cast of the Pop reality series Queens of Drama, about the lives of former soap-opera actresses attempting to pitch a pilot for a television network.
We are definitely a minority amongst a minority, but we're out there.
Not everyone's Italian or Latin that has dark hair and dark eyes." Following his daytime departure, Christopher made appearances in primetime.
The places I go to pull emotions from, I think if you have a perfect, happy life, you just don't have those places. In March 2003, it was announced that Christopher would return to General Hospital; then-executive producer Jill Farren Phelps described Christopher's return as an opportunity the serial could not pass up.In March 2011, Soap Opera Digest reported on their social media accounts that Christopher had been let go from the serial, due to Christopher's casting on ABC Family's The Lying Game, produced by former General Hospital head writer Charles Pratt, Jr.While Christopher had previously admitted he was unsure about renewing his deal, he was open to working both shows and thought it was a likely possibility considering they were both under ABC.Christopher last appeared on June 30, 2011; he later returned for a three-day guest appearance from July 27 to July 30, 2011.In 2009, she starred in the Hallmark channel movie The Nanny Express and in the Lifetime movie One Hot Summer.In 2010, she was in the web series The Bannen Way and in August 2010 after a seven-year absence, she made her return to General Hospital remaining on the show for a year before her departure from the show in July 2011.On January 9, 2018, she revealed the baby she was expecting would be a daughter.However, on January 27, 2018, the actress released a statement on Instagram, stating she had miscarried for the seventh time."That was the trick that changed my life, honey, The event that earned me a million dollars.I was just trying to pay a few bills that night, Lo and behold I got a celebrity.