Donnell Turner only joined the cast of GENERAL HOSPITAL in November of 2015 as Curtis Ashford, so he’s still a little bit of a mystery to many fans. Which is why it was so nice of him to take to Twitter for a special Q&A session where he answered some of their questions about Curtis, the soap, and himself!
Browse through the gallery below to find out what Turner loves to do in his spare time, what it’s like to work opposite Billy Miller (Jason), which GH castmate cracks him up the most, and his unexpected answer for which other GH character he’d like to play!
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Q: What other profession do you see Curtis pursuing besides PI?
A: Hmmm… Perhaps interior decorator or a Father (priest) — inside joke for Curtis fans!
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Q: Have you done any of your own stunts on GH?
A: Yep! All my own stunts!
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Q: What has been your favorite moment, thus far, being a part of the GH cast?
A: Doing what I love for a living and meeting wonderful people across the country and world!
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Q: You have chemistry with pretty much everyone on GH! Who’s your favorite actor or actress to be in a scene with?
A: The one in front of me.
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Q: What do you do in your downtime away from GH?
A: Go cart racing, kickboxing, hot yoga, belly laughing with my close friends, philosophizing, freestyling, creating, and other artistic outlets.
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Q: I love the Jason and Curtis bromance. You guys are hilarious! What is the best part about working with Billy Miller (Jason)?
A: It would have to be our collective sense of humor coupled with our timing.
Frank Valentini Emmy
Q: If you could be another character, who would you be?
A: [GH executive producer] Frank Valentini!
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Q: Who makes you laugh the most on set that it’s hard to keep a straight face filming?
A: Michelle Stafford (Nina), hands down!
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Q: Been dying to know if GH characters use their actors’ cell phones, or do they have prop ones?
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Q: With the great talent shown and the large fan base you have, will you look for movie parts?
A: I shot two movies in the last three months. Still always auditioning and hustling for more.
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Q: Where is Curtis living? Does he have a set of his own?
A: He got an apartment about 10 months ago, but we’ve never seen it…
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Q: GH hit the mark teaming you with Billy Miller (Jason). The scenes are funny. How far in advance from when you tape until it airs?
A: Thank you. Usually one month.
The Thomas Crown Affair
Q: If you could appear in any movie from the past, what would it be?
A: Hmmm… good one… Would love to recreate The Thomas Crown Affair or any of the Oceans. Something adventurous, sexy, and smart.
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Q: Who haven’t you worked with yet on GH but want to?
A: Luke Spencer!
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