Why does Sam on GH look different?

She’s been puffy since she returned, especially her lips. I think Kelly might have had an allergic reaction to the mask she had to wear before she was recast. Her mom said she was having breathing problems. Allergic reactions can make the sufferer swell up quite a bit.

Who plays Sam on General Hospital now?

Soap Opera Digest has learned that once again, Lindsay Hartley will temporarily step into the role of Sam since the actress took a brief break from the ABC soap in January.

What happened to the character Sam on General Hospital?

Emma Samms, who briefly returned in General Hospital in 2020 to reprise her beloved role, had to postpone her comeback after contracting Covid. She then suffered from long Covid, which kept her away from the set of the ABC daytime drama. She’s now set to return to the ABC sudser in October.