General Hospital's Vanessa Marcil shares cryptic post on overcoming 'adversity'

Ashley Bautista April 21, 2022
General Hospital's Vanessa Marcil shares cryptic post on overcoming 'adversity'


General Hospital’s Vanessa Marcil has shared a cryptic post to her followers where she spoke about overcoming ‘adversity’. The soap star shared minor details appearing to focus on potential past struggles but tried to inspire positivity with fans.

The actress regularly shares updates with her 184k Instagram followers including behind-the-scenes of her life with her son Kassius Marcil-Green. She also shares posts with her fiancé ‘MC’, a deputy sheriff, to who she has been engaged to since 2015.

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Vanessa Marcil wrote she feared ‘losing what mattered to her the most’

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On April 19, Vanessa Marcil shared an image of herself with a “Don’t give up” text where she wrote about her fears of ‘losing what she loved most’. Although, the star did not mention what she was scared of ‘losing’ in the social media post.

Vanessa, who has been sharing her day-to-day with followers alongside the hashtag #ImWithYou, has shown her sensitive side.

Her Instagram caption reads: “There was a time that I had lost my belief in my ability to overcome adversity. When I thought it would never get better.”

Speaking about almost losing what mattered to her the most, she added that she “kept giving it one more day”.

Naturally, Vanessa’s long-time fans have been leaving her messages of support and encouragement.

One fan wrote: “The power relies in you; believing in yourself and not giving up is so important #GiveItOneMoreDay is hope and strength. I needed this today.”

“So glad you preserved, and use your experiences to uplight and inspire us all! Thank you,” another one commented.

A follower, who wanted to ensure that her words were impacting her, said: “Your posts reach people. (I’m one of those people) Thank you.”

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Who is Vanessa Marcil?

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Vanessa Marcil Giovinazzo was born on October 15, 1968, in Indio California.

She is an American actress who is best know for interpreting Brenda Barrett in the American soap opera, General Hospital.

Vanessa also landed a role on the famous series Beverly Hills, 90210 as Gina Kincaid from 1998 to 2000.

From 2003 to 2008, she starred in the American comedy-drama series, Las Vegas as Sam Marquez.

The star also took part in the TV show My Stepfather’s Secret in 2019.

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Ashley is a journalism graduate from Kingston University, currently writing for HITC, Reality Titbit and The Focus. She loves to travel and learn new languages and cultures. She also has an interest in celebrity news and the entertainment world. When she’s not writing, she’s on social media, watching K-dramas or shopping.