Black Daytime History

GH’s Sprina: Why It Matters/Weekly Blog Feature

Spencer and Trina are a potential super couple. #Sprina

General Hospital, Now In Color: The Ward Family

The 90s Brings The Ward Family to Port Charles By the 90s, Black creators and performers, had begun to establish themselves with the general (primarily White) population with decades of work finally paying off. The loyal Black audience, long been taken for granted, was beginning to be seen as a consumer with discerning tastes that…Read more

GH: NOW IN COLOR

A Black History of Port Charles Part 1 1968 Dr. Tracy Adams (Kim Hamilton) In 1968, ABC’s One Life To Live made history by introducing the first Black character on a daytime soap opera. Later that year, General Hospital cast actress Kim Hamilton in the role of Dr. Tracy Adams giving America the first black,…Read more