James Franco To Guest Star On General Hospital, Again
Posted on Thu Feb 10, 2011 08:44 AM PDT

franco102209_02_200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Oscar co-host James Franco, who is also up for an Academy Award for his work in 127 Hours, is returning to ABC's General Hospital as performance artist Franco.

The actor will appear the soap on episodes airing Feb. 25 and Feb 28 (at 3 p.m. ET) and follows his two-month stint on General Hospital in 2009 when he played a mysterious and dangerous artist in the summer of 2010.

Franco tells PEOPLE of his GH gig: "Working on General Hospital was a great experience. I love the cast, writers, directors and producers. They have become a new family for me."