It’s Official! Jason Thompson Joins “Y&R” as Billy Abbott!

The rumors are true! EW announced today exclusively that “General Hospital” fan favorite, Jason Thompson, will be heading to “The Young and the Restless” to take over the role of Billy Abbott. Recently, Thompson announced via his Instagram page that he was leaving his ABC soap after playing the role of Dr. Patrick Drake for…

Jason Thompson Wraps Up 10-Year Run on “General Hospital”

Friday marked the final tape date for long time “General Hospital,” Jason Thompson. The actor made his first appearance of Dr. Patrick Drake back in 2005, the son of Noah Drake. During his ten year stint, Thompson was nominated for multiple Daytime Emmy Awards. His character has been involved in many playboy flings, but somehow…

Jason Thompson Confirms Exit from “General Hospital”

After much speculation, and also first being reported by Daytime Confidential, Daytime Emmy nominee Jason Thompson has confirmed that he is exiting “General Hospital.” The actor first began playing the role of Dr. Patrick Drake in 2005. From his days as the playboy surgeon who wound up being a family man, Patrick Drake has had…