The Real Goal Of Margaux’s Case!
Longtime GENERAL HOSPITAL fans know that Margaux isn’t likely to get the goods on Sonny. But co-head writers Shelly Alt man and Chris Van Etten say there’s much more going on.
The In Depth Story: Given that, where bringing Sonny down is concerned, many have tried and all have failed, what makes Margaux different? Asked that very question, Altman quips, “She’s adorable!”
While Drew would probably likely to change unless and agree with that assessment until portrayer Maurice — at least if he Benard decides he wants wasn’t so ticked at the to leave… and that’s not on district attorney for using the table at the moment. his memories as a bargaining So what’s the point of another chip — there’s story in obviously more to Margaux which someone than meets the eye. attempts to “She is strong-willed,” make Sonny pay says Altman, “and her for his crimes? motivation is personal. “Certainly,
That makes for a much that’s a challenge we face,” tougher opponent!” admits Van Etten. “But we
While that may be true, try to think of story from the fact is that Sonny’s status the standpoint of character as “untouchable” isn’t moreso than plot. Therefore, when faced with stimuli, how will these characters react?”
Or, as Altman puts it, “It’s less about ‘Will Sonny get caught?’ than ‘How will this new relationship, antagonistic though it may be, impact him? How will it impact his relationships with his loved ones, like Carly and Jason? And how will it impact his actions moving forward?’”
At the moment, Mar-
“How will this new relationship impact Sonny?”
gaux may seem very in- single-minded in her pur- tent in her determination suit of justice in general to see Sonny punished, and now, Sonny in particular,” but there’s more to her sighs Altman. “It story, too. “She’s been may have cost her more than she even realizes.”
Especially since at the end of the day, she’s probably going to walk away without a win!
Even Mike was shocked to hear Sonny declare to Margaux, yet again, that he was simply a coffee importer.