You'd think growing up as the son of a mobster would mean violence wasn't a big deal, but a stray bullet (meant for his dad) sent Michael into a coma that changed his life, and his family, forever. After a year asleep - and a subsequent stint in prison - Michael is no longer the sweet little boy everyone remembers.
-Adopted by Sonny Corinthos.
The Bad and the Ugly
-The murder of his beloved nanny, Leticia.
-His parents' constant fighting and divorces.
-Being shot and falling into a coma.
-Sent to prison for murder.
-The murder of his girlfriend, Abby.
Friends & Family
-Carly Corinthos Jacks: Mother
-Sonny Corinthos: Father (adoptive)
-AJ Quartermaone: Biological father
-Monica Quartermaine: Grandmother
-Dante Falconeri: Brother
Michael Corinthos on ABC's "General Hospital"
Chad Duell joined the cast of "General Hospital" in April 2010, playing the role of Michael Corinthos, the troubled teenage son of mobster Sonny Corinthos. Michael has just been sentenced to prison for the murder of his stepmother, Claudia.
A graduate of the New York Film Academy, Duell has starred in film, theatre and television, including "Suite Life on Deck" and "Wizards of Waverly Place."
Born and raised in Phoenix, Duell moved to the West coast to continue work as an actor. In his spare time, he enjoys football, horseback riding, skateboarding, basketball, singing, running, improv and boxing.