Those who hate him call him a dangerous criminal. Those who love him know there's more than meets the eye. Sonny's intensity and strength are necessary when balancing fatherhood, love, and business. But sometimes maintaining his emotional highs and lows can be even more of a challenge.
- Helped Stone Cates get off the streets. After Stone was diagnosed with AIDS, Sonny paid all of his medical bills and later donated money for a Stone Cates wing at General Hospital.
- Saved Carly and her son Michael from a loveless marriage with AJ. Later became Michael's adoptive father.
- Sought treatment for his bipolar disorder with the help of his friends and family.
The Bad and the Ugly
- Grew up with an abusive stepfather.
- Slept with Carly when she was dating his best friend Jason.
- Various tragedies that befell his son, Michael, because of him - including getting shot, falling into a coma and being sent to jail for murder.
- Shot his own son, Dante.
- Carly Corinthos Jacks: Ex-wife
- Jason Morgan: Friend
- Olivia Falconeri: Ex-girlfriend
- Alexis Davis: Mother of his child
- Luke Spencer: Friend
- Michael Corinthos: Son (adoptive)
- Kristina Davis: Daughter
- Dante Falconceri: Son
- Diane Miller: Employee