Daytime veteran Tristan Rogers took to Twitter to answer his fans’ burning questions about his work as GENERAL HOSPITAL’s Robert Scorpio and THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS’ Colin Atkinson, as well as his personal life!
Browse through the gallery below to find out what his first impression of a young Genie Francis (Laura) when they met on the set of GH in the ‘80s, his favorite scene with Jess Walton’s Jill on Y&R, and the truth about his real-life romance with Emma Samms (ex-Holly, GH)!
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Q: What was it like to work with Demi Moore (ex-Jackie, GH)? I loved the Robert and Jackie pairing.
A: Well, it was brief. But in that time I liked working with her. She was fun.
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Q: What was your favorite storyline on GH?
A: The Ice Princess. It was so silly. Just a hoot to be a part of it.
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Q: Is Colin going to be around for a while this time [on Y&R]?
A: Seems possible. But you never can tell.
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Q: Been wondering what part of Melbourne you’re from and where you went to school. I have family all over the city.
A: Went to Caulfield Grammar. A boys school. Lived in South Caulfield. Liked it.
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Q: Did you and Emma Samms (ex-Holly, GH) ever make love in real life?
A: We dated for over a year. So… yeah, we may have.
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Q: That puppy is ridiculously adorable! Sure he/she is big now. What’s his/her name?
A: Her name is Willow. “Wilie.” She’s nine and really getting on. Bulldogs sadly don’t have a long life.
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Q: What was your first impression of Genie Francis (Laura, GH) as a young girl?
A: She was sweet and alert. That was necessary to survive on GH back then.
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Q: What’s your favorite Colin and Jill episode or scene?
A: I think the early stuff. Although being locked in the attic was fun.
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Q: What were your three favorite scenes ever with Finola Hughes (Anna, GH)? Love you two!
A: That’s a hard one. Probably something in the late ‘80s. I loved the friendship they had. Created by their daughter.
Q: What’s the difference between your character on Y&R and Robert on GH?
A: Quite a lot. They have a different take on life. It’s fun playing the both of them.
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Q: Do you miss the WSB?
A: I miss the WSB as it was. Not what it’s become.
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Q: Robert will always be my favorite. Robert and Holly, too. In my GH-loving heart, they are together. Any thoughts?
A: It’s a story that really needs closure. But it won’t happen.
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