Soap fans know all about the regular characters on their shows, but it’s the ones that only pop in occasionally that may remain a bit of a mystery to them. For instance, Max and Milo on GENERAL HOSPITAL. The Giambetti siblings are played by real-life brothers Drew Cheetwood (Milo) and Derk Cheetwood (Max). The sons of mob boss Maximus Giambetti, Max was first introduced back in 2002, and Milo made his debut in 2006. As the years went on, both actors appeared more and more sporadically on GH, so if you need a refresher, let us fill you in on exactly who these two brothers are and their history in Port Charles!
Max began working as a bodyguard and driver for Sonny Corinthos and Jason Morgan, and fiercely protected their families, including Sony’s boys, Michael and Morgan. Max had a longtime crush on Carly, who he called Mrs. C, but he didn’t truly find love until he dated attorney Diane Miller. Unfortunately, after a few years, they split up. Max also guarded Sonny’s ex-wife, Brenda, and her son, Alec before they left Port Charles for Europe.
In his dangerous line of work, Max has risked his life for Sonny more than once. During the Metro Court hostage crisis, Max was shot by Jerry Jacks, in 2013, he was accidentally shot by Morgan during a battle between the Corinthos and Jerome families, and in 2014, he was almost killed by Heather Webber!
Milo joined his brother in working for the Corinthos family, but developed a serious crush on Lulu Spencer. He asked out Sabrina Santiago, but she politely had to decline his invite to the Nurses Ball because she was going to go with Patrick Drake. When Lulu needed someplace to hide, Milo was happy to let her stay at his place. But when she started making out with him, Milo did the right thing and put on the brakes, reminding her that she’s married and should go back to Dante.
After years working for Sonny, Milo quit to work as the head fitness director at Lucy and Laura’s relaunch of Deception. But when that never happened, he found himself scraping by and taking a job as a pizza delivery guy. Sonny offered Milo his job back, but he wanted to try living an honest life. He also dated nurse Epiphany Johnson and became famous for performing at the Nurses Ball as “Magic Milo” doing striptease acts with other hunky Port Charles residents.
In April of 2019, Milo resurfaced, calling himself Mark Turner to go undercover with Dawn of Day and provide backup to Sam, who has already infiltrated the cult herself. Then he disappeared again and in October 2020, Epiphany revealed that she and Milo had broken up because he was always traveling and working and they hadn’t seen each other in months.
Milo once again returned to Port Charles in March 2023 in order to attend the memorial service for his ex, Epiphany.
Stay tuned to see when one or both of the siblings shows up again!
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