Golden Globe Award winner Russ Tamblyn
joins real-life daughter, Amber Tamblyn
(Emily) with a guest appearance on General Hospital
. The versatile actor plays Dr. Rose, who treats an injured Emily at a local clinic. His performances will run September 15, 18 and 19.
Fans may remember Tamblyn's first appearance on General Hospital during the fifth annual Nurses Ball. Tamblyn appeared in Emily and Edward's (John Ingle) I Don't Need Anything but You number dressed as an ice-cream man. Tamblyn's return to the show will be the first time he and his daughter work dramatically together on television. "I am extremely proud of the work that Amber has done on General Hospital and I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to work with her," says Tamblyn in a statement.
Tamblyn has an intensive list of film and television credits. He's starred in the movie versions of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, West Side Story and others. Tamblyn took home the Golden Globe for Most Promising Male Newcomer in 1956 and received an Academy Award nomination the following year for his role of Norman in Peyton Place. He is best known to TV. viewers as Dr. Lawrence Jacoby from the cult series Twin Peaks.