Is Vinessa Antoine (Jordan) leaving General Hospital? Antoine scores HUGE new television role, making major TV history, click here to read more-->
General Hospital star, Vinessa Antoine (Jordan Ashford) has scored a huge new TV role and in the process makes television history. According to reports, Antoine who joined the ABC daytime drama in 2014 will no longer be a series regular as she has been tapped for a role in "Diggstown". In this new CBC drama, Antoine will play the role of Marcie Diggs, a top corporate lawyer who decides to dedicate herself to a legal aid office in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. 'Diggstown" is scheduled to hit the airwaves in fall. Antoine will make major history as she becomes the first Black Canadian actress to star in a primetime drama on a legacy network television. With this news also comes news that Antoine will dress back in terms of her status on GH. The actress has confirmed with The Star that she will no longer be a series regular when she begins filming in August.