Fortunately, he was able to get a ride with his acting coach.After the audition, Carnes returned to his car and was forced wait another three hours to have his car towed.According to then writer Dave Goldschmid, the role was supposed to be recast at some point, but the recast never happened.Lucas Jones is a fictional character from the original ABC Daytime soap opera, General Hospital. Carnes left the role in 2005, and was replaced by Ben Hogestyn. In late 2013, it was announced that Carnes would reprise the role in the new year. Tony Jones and his ex-wife, Bobbie Spencer, As an infant, Lucas is at the center of a bitter custody battle between former friends, Bobbie and Tiffany Hill, Cheryl's sister.
The character was rapidly aged in 2002 and Evan Bonifant took over the role briefly before he was replaced by C. In 2005, Lucas became the first character in General Hospital history to earn his Ph. After Tony's death in early 2006, the character was written out of the series.In 2013, Lucas became a subject of conversation again when it was revealed that Julian was actually alive, and Lucas is contacted by his new-found sister Sam for a DNA test.