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Scribe Meg Bennett Joins GH Writing Team

Meg Bennett Joins GH Writing Team

Scribe Meg Bennett checks into GH as a breakdown writer.

Soap scribe and actress Meg Bennett will be joining her husband, Robert Guza, Jr. on the writing team at ABC’s General Hospital, according to reports by ABC Soaps In Depth.

Bennett has also held the position of writer for many other soaps including, Sunset Beach (NBC, 1997), Bold and the Beautiful (CBS, 1987-88), Santa Barbara (NBC, 1993), General Hospital (ABC, 1993-2000) and General Hospital:NightShift (SOAPnet, 2007). Bennett was also an Executive Story Consultant for The Bold and the Beautiful from 2002 to 2004. In May of 1996, Meg held the position of Associate Head Writer at General Hospital.

Meg is not only a writer but also an actress and has appeared on several daytime sudsers including, General Hospital in 2005 as Allegra Montenegro, on Santa Barbara as Megan Richardson in 1989, also The Young and the Restless as Julia Newman in 1980-1984, 1986, 2002 and on Search for Tomorrow as Liza Walton from 1974-1977.

She has been nominated 5 times for a Daytime Emmy as a writer (1986 Best Writing, The Young and the Restless ; 1995, 1997 and 2000 Best Writing, General Hospital ; 2003 Best Writing, Bold and the Beautiful), winning 1 time in 1995 when she was part of the writing team at General Hospital.

She has also been nominated for Writer Guild Awards for Santa Barbara in 1991 and 1992, General Hospital in 1993-1997, and Sunset Beach in 1997. She claimed awards for General Hospital in 1994, 1995 and 1997, and Santa Barbara in 1991 and 1992.