Thorsten Kaye portrays the character of Irish doctor Ian Thornhart, a compassionate and intriguing man who comes to Port Charles to heal his wounded spirit.
Having spent time working in third-world countries, Dr. Thornhart needs to re-educate himself on state-of-the-art medicine, and joins the staff of General Hospital.
Kaye is best known to ABC Daytime fans as irresistible poet Patrick Thornhart of One Life to Live, a role he played from 1995-97.
He has also worked in a number of television series, including Sliders, Law & Order,Nothing Lasts Forever and Air America. Kaye has appeared on the London stage in such plays as The Winter's Tale, Love for Love andTartuffe.
A seasoned Shakespearean actor, he has performed in theatrical productions, including Macbeth, Much Ado About Nothing, Hamlet, Love's Labour's Lost, ;Twelfth Night andThe Taming of the Shrew.