Ava Jerome

played by Maura West
Character Biography

An art dealer with mafia ties, Ava Jerome has only been in Port Charles a short time -- but already it's clear she's trouble! 

The Good
-Helped Sam's son Danny battle Leukemia.

The Bad and the Ugly
-Ran an illegal gambling ring and targeted Morgan Corinthos
-Shot Olivia Falconeri
-Tried to keep her daughter Kiki's paternity a secret
-Had an affair with her daughter Kiki's husband, Morgan

-Kiki Jerome: daughter
-Derek Wells / Julian Jerome: brother

Love Interests
-Silas Clay
-Morgan Corinthos

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Actor Biography

Actress Maura West joined the role of Ava Jerome in 2013.  The character of Ava Jerome is currently in a custody battle with mob boss Sonny Corinthos for their daughter Avery. 

Prior to joining "General Hospital," West was best known for her 15-year portrayal as Carly Snyder on the CBS daytime soap opera "As the World Turns."

West currently resides in Los Angeles with her husband and their children. 

Personal Information:

HOMETOWN… Springfield, Massachusetts.


Birthdate… April 27

Springfield, Massachusetts.

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