Since joining the cast of GENERAL HOSPITAL as razor-tongued attorney Diane Miller in 2007, Carolyn Hennesy has become a major fan-favorite. So when the actress took to Twitter for a Q&A session, there were no shortage of burning questions for her to answer!
Browse the gallery below to find out Hennesy’s unusual hobby, her dream job, which GH hunk she’d love to romance, and just how close she wishes Diane and Alexis would be!
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Q: What is it like working with legends like Maurice Benard (Sonny), yourself and Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis)? If Diane was not a lawyer, what would she be?
A: It’s sublime to work with all the legends of GH. If not a lawyer, she’d be a cat burglar.
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Q: Do you have any say on the fabulous clothes Diane wears?
A: As a matter of fact, I do have a (small) say. [GH Wardrobe Chief] Shawn Reeves is my guru .He’s the best at what he does!
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Q: If Diane had a chance to hook up with any of the GH hunks, who would it be? (Excluding Max.)
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Q: What’s one thing on your bucket list you are most looking forward to?
A: Riding in the Rose Parade. And I’ll be doing just that on Jan. 1, 2017!
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Q: Do you and Nancy Lee Grahn (Alexis) have a good relationship outside of GH? It seems like you two could be best buddies.
A: She’s a peach!
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Q: What do you do for fun when you’re not at the GH studio?
A: Fly trapeze. And I’m knitting some blankets for Helen’s Room at Good Sam.
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Q: If you could be another character, who would you be?
A: Luke! (Or anything that involves Ryan Paevey (Nathan)!)
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Q: When are you going to confront Alexis about her drinking? It has to be you!
A: I agree… and I hope it’s soon!
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Q: I’d love to see the show dive more into Diane’s past. Can you imagine if she was a Cassadine or a Quartermaine?
A: Maybe she and Alexis are long-lost sisters!
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Q: What’s it like being a lawyer on GH?
A: The dialogue is sometimes tough… but the clothes are divine!
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Q: If you could do anything other than acting and trapeze, what would it be?
A: Cooking! I’d love to be a really great gourmet chef!
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Q: I hope we see Jason, Sam and Diane soon because you three are hilarious together. You work so well with Billy [Miller, Jason] and Kelly [Monaco, Sam].
A: That’s a fun combo, right?
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Q: Would they pair you with Valentin? Juicy with the Alexis connection!
A: Oooh, nice thinking!
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Q: What’s your favorite thing about your character, Diane?
A: Her wit and her loyalty.
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Q: What is your go-to pig-out relax at home food?
A: Macadamia nuts. Roasted and salted. I’d follow anyone into hell for them!
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