Jesica teased us about some upcoming big news a few weeks ago. Yesterday, she revealed her new achievement. Jesica tweeted, “Thanks for all the love! I’m thrilled to be playing Darby on General Hospital! I hope you all enjoy her as much as I do.”
Soon after, the soap social media and blog world was buzzing.
"2014's Miss Alabama USA, , will be portraying a new role of Darby, on 'General Hospital' starting Monday, October 19. Some may know Ahlberg from 'Necessary Roughness,' or 'Banshee.'" ~ soaps.sheknows.com
Jesica's been rocking her acting career since graduating from Auburn with a public relations degree in 2012.
Her latest role is a new character on the legendary midday soap General Hospital.
More casting news out of ABC’s General Hospital. Former Miss Alabama USA 2014, Jesica Ahlberg, has landed the new role of Darby who will be arriving on the scene in Port Charles. Ahlberg makes her debut on the Monday October 19th episode of the long-running daytime drama series.
According to ABC Soaps In Depth, all that is known at the moment is Darby is a friend of TJ (Tequan Richmond) and Molly’s (Haley Pullos). ~ michaelfairmansoaps.como
Soap Opera Spy shares ABC's update with a bit more info and speculation about this new character.
This is just one more step in Jesica's remarkable journey. It's fun to follow along and watch her career blossom.
Jesica's a truly nice, sweet and very smart young woman. She was a fantastic student!
Auburn's very proud of you, Jesica! War Eagle!
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