One of the most important mysteries on General Hospital is the id of Nina Reeves’ daughter. Cynthia Watros, who performs the character, says she’s seen the entire fan theories on-line and has given some perspective on the storyline and the place it may go.
Nina Reeves on ‘General Hospital’
The character of Nina Reeves was first launched on General Hospital in 2014, portrayed by daytime cleaning soap opera veteran Michelle Stafford.
When Stafford left the present in 2019 to return to The Young and the Restless to play Phyliss Summers, Lost alumna Cynthia Watros stepped into the position. Ironically, Cynthia Watros was additionally on The Young and the Restless at one level.
The character was first referenced on the cleaning soap again in 2014 because the comatose spouse of Silas Clay who overdosed on medicine when she discovered he was having an affair with Ava Jerome. Since then, she had been in a coma. Nathan West, Nina’s brother, believes Silas tried to kill her. However, it was their mom, Madeline Reeves, who truly put her daughter within the coma accidentally when she tried to eliminate Nina’s child with Silas.
She arrived in Port Charles out of the coma, to the shock of Nathan and Silas. She appears to be OK with the entire adjustments which have occurred whereas she was gone, nevertheless it was revealed that she had truly been out oft he coma for much longer and had gone and terrorized Silas’s house. Instead of being wonderful with all the things, she wished to get revenge on everybody.
The character is later retooled (a la Franco) to turn into a profitable businesswoman and the editor-in-chief of Crimson.
Cynthia Watros dishes on Nina’s child storyline
Back in 2018, it was revealed that Nina truly gave beginning to her child with Silas and that Madeline had put the newborn up for adoption. Since then, theories have run rampant about who the newborn truly is. Just a few months later, a DNA take a look at appears to assert Sasha Gilmore is Nina’s daughter, however the take a look at was doctored by Valentin Cassadine. Watros had a latest interview with TV Insider and talked all about what’s happening.
There are many theories as to who’s Nina’s daughter, and many individuals suppose that it could possibly be Willow Tait. On Willow and Nina, Watros stated, “She feels what Willow is going through. Nina can completely relate to what it’s like to have loved a child and have that child taken away from her. Sasha is a great example of that. These days, Nina is feeling a great deal of compassion towards Willow these days.”
Some individuals suppose Nelle Benson could possibly be her daughter. Talking about Nelle and Nina, Watros added, “I find Nelle and Nina’s relationship really interesting. Nina has made a lot of mistakes in her past. Things that she regrets. She’s had some mental illness. I think she still has that in her. She has more tools to live a saner life. She sees a lot of herself in Nelle.”
On the theories about what occurred to Nina’s child, Watros stated, “I have read some things online. I love it all. Some people are thinking one way. Others debate that another theory is what’s real. And I do know some things, which of course, I can’t share. I think that everyone is going to be extremely shocked [when the truth comes out]. Let’s leave it at that.”
General Hospital airs weekdays on ABC.