Soap opera veteran who became known for playing Sonny Corinthos on General Hospital, a role he stepped into in 1993.His role on General Hospital won him a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actor in a Drama in 2003.He is an award-winning General Hospital leading man, which is also true for Anthony Geary.BEFORE FAME
He scored his first soap opera role on All My Children in 1987.PERSONAL LIFE
He married Paula Smith in 1990. He has three daughters, Heather, Cassidy and Cailey, and a son, Joshua.The meaning of the name Benard: Brave Bear FUN FACTS
Soap Opera Actor Maurice Benard were born on Friday, birthstone is Aquamarine, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Rabbite, it is 56 days until Maurice Benard next birthday.