And the actor admits he wasn't too keen on saying goodbye, either, especially to one person in particular.
General Hospital's Jason Thompson is making the transition from his long-term Port Charles role of Patrick Drake to his new role as The Young and the Restless' Billy Abbott.
Kimberly Mc Cullough then told the heartbreaking news as she wrote on her blog.
Many General Hospital fans were devastated to have to say goodbye to Jason Thompson, who decided to walk away from his role as Patrick Drake and will be taking over the role of The Young and the Restless' Billy Abbott early next year.
The soap star and director just recently revealed news of a surprise pregnancy and the heartbreaking loss of her baby girl.
She is now all grown up and dealing with some major heartbreak and disappointment in her life."I also got to spend time with my family and see my good friend Jason Thompson off, hopefully to greener pastures.I'm really proud of the work we did, not just this go around but over the last ten years. Drake’s bedside manner: Robin: “There’s a connect, a trust.There is a mutual respect even though they may not show it.” Sam: “He flirted with Sam around the time Jason was in the hospital. She’s a beautiful girl, very smart, very fun.” Just The Facts: Birthday: November 20. Albert, Alberta, Canada How Is He Different Than Patrick? Actually, I’d be pretty boring if I wasn’t on a soap opera.” On His On-screen Dad, Rick Springfield (Noah): “The guy’s a rock star!“Sabrina still doesn’t believe the baby is Patrick’s, but he’s just trying to get her to back off a little bit,” the actor says.