In today's Soap Dish, we welcome Demi Moore (as Jackie Templeton) and John Stamos (as Blackie Parrish) to General Hospital. Below you can watch 19 episodes of the show from January 1982, and click here for previous Soap Dish posts.
Ruby Anderson - Norma Connolly
Dr. Gail Baldwin - Susan Brown
Lee Baldwin - Peter Hansen
Scotty Baldwin - Kin Shriner
Dr. Arthur Bradshaw - Martin E. Brooks
Jessie Brewer - Emily McLaughlin
Delfina - Nita Talbot
Dr. Noah Drake - Rick Springfield
George Durnley -Paul Comi
Stella Fields - Jeff Donnell
Alice Grant - Lieux Dressler
David Gray - Paul Rossilli
Audrey Hardy - Rachel Ames
Dr. Steve Hardy - John Beradino
Tiffany Hill - Sharon Wyatt
Claudia Johnston - Bianca Ferguson
Slick Jones - Eddie Ryder
Dr. Seymour Katz - Jordan Charney
Joe Kelly - Douglas Sheehan
Rose Kelly - Loanne Bishop
Anne Logan - Susan Pratt
Jeremy Logan - Philip Tanzini
Emma Lutz - Merrie Lynn Ross
Mickey Miller - Milton Berle
Susan Moore - Gail Rae Carlson
Bryan Phillips - Todd Davis
Georgia Price - Lisa Figus
Dr. Alan Quartermaine - Stuart Damon
Edward Quartermaine - David Lewis
Lila Quartermaine - Anna Lee
Dr. Monica Quartermaine - Leslie Charleson
Capt. Burt Ramsey - Bob Hastings
Dan Rooney - Frank Maxwell
Robert Scorpio - Tristan Rogers
Richard Simmons (as himself)
Laura Webber Spencer - Genie Francis
Luke Spencer - Anthony Geary
Dr. Zack Stewart - Steve Doubet
Jackie Templeton - Demi Moore
Laura Templeton - Janine Turner
Amy Vining - Shell Kepler
Heather Webber - Robin Mattson
Dr. Lesley Webber - Denise Alexander
Mike Webber - David Mendenhall
Dr. Rick Webber - Chris Robinson
Mel Wilson - Dawson Mays
Friday, January 1, 1982
Anne kisses Joe in front of a jealous Heather. Rick and Lesley finally tell Amy that she talks too much, and she makes a resolution to keep her mouth shut. Delfina goes face down into her scrambled eggs during breakfast. Laura is spooked out by the man that keeps watching her.
Monday, January 4, 1982
Demi Moore makes her debut as magazine reporter Jackie Templeton, who arrives in Port Charles to interview Laura. Susan throws Alan out of the house, but she later forgives him after he starts divorce proceedings.
Tuesday, January 5, 1982
After learning that Jeff has remarried, Anne decides to change her image. Later at Dr. Bradshaw's party, she accuses him of being responsible for the death of a patient.
Wednesday, January 6, 1982
Dr. Bradshaw demands that Anne post a written apology to him on the hospital bulletin board.
Thursday, January 7, 1982
Scotty and Heather run into each other in a bar. Robert and Tiffany make love.
Friday, January 8, 1982
David Gray follows Laura back to Port Charles. A judge declares Mike the legal son of Rick and Lesley.
Monday, January 11, 1982
Richard Simmons holds an exercise class at General Hospital.
Tuesday, January 12, 1982
Steve puts Anne on probation for a month. Lila hires Robert to find Eric, the son of the woman he previously traced for her. Scotty finds Laura's nightgown on the yacht and rips it to shreds.
Wednesday, January 13, 1982
At her photo session, Laura gets a message that Luke is in NYC, and she runs off to meet him. She is surprised to find Scotty instead, and he wants her to forgive him. David Gray discovers there are two Lauras when another Laura (Janine Turner) visits photographer Mel Wilson.
Thursday, January 14, 1982
Joe confronts Heather about her referring clients to him from General Hospital.
Friday, January 15, 1982
Genie Francis concludes her nearly five-year run on General Hospital as Laura disappears in the fog after David Gray flashes his sapphire ring at her. Luke searches for Laura (who doesn't return until November 1983), and instead he runs into the other Laura on the docks (you can watch the final scenes of this episode at the end of the third video).
Monday, January 18, 1982
The new Laura calls her sister, Jackie Templeton, and tells her boyfriend Mel that two men are out to get her in Port Charles. Luke discovers that Scotty was on Laura's flight to Port Charles
Tuesday, January 19, 1982
Divers search for Laura, but they don't believe she fell in the water. Luke suspects that Laura may have been kidnapped by the Cassadines.
Wednesday, January 20, 1982
Mel isn't happy to learn that Laura called her sister for help. Jackie arrives in Port Charles to find Laura. David Gray tells Mel that they are ready for the second phase of their project.
Thursday, January 21, 1982
Laura Templeton calls her sister and tells her that she's fine, but Jackie insists on seeing her. Mickey Miller tells Robert and Tiffany that Laura may have run off with her photographer Mel, who has also disappeared. Alan is upset to learn that Monica is selling the Quartermaine mansion, and he meets potential buyer, rock star Rusty Metal.
Friday, January 22, 1982
Luke and Jackie meet when they both rush to General Hospital to see a hit-and-run victim, who turns out to be another woman named Laura.
Monday, January 25, 1982
No one is very enthusiastic about Richard Simmons' exercise class. Jackie wants to team up with Luke to help find their missing Lauras. She later slugs him after learning that he saw her sister but didn't offer her help.
Thursday, January 28, 1982
John Stamos makes his debut as Blackie Parish, a tough street kid who vandalizes Rick's sports center with his gang. Heather makes her move on Joe, and they make love.
Friday, January 29, 1982
David Gray hypnotizes Laura Templeton, who later has no memory of the special project that she and Mel are working on. Rick learns that Blackie was beaten up by Durnley's men. Dr. Bradshaw tells Gail that Ruby must have a hysterectomy. Monica realizes that Alan put in the offer on the mansion.