Rumorville:  According to a recent news article and interview in USA Today, James Franco is returning to GH this summer:

"For Franco, who returns to
General Hospital this summer, it's all a study in storytelling. 'Soap operas, yeah, generally people think that's something to avoid, that's a 'low level' of entertainment,' he says. 'But if you look at a lot of movies that are released in theaters, they're just the same as soap operas.' ".

And so the on-again-off-again reports regarding a return by James Franco continue...