‘General Hospital’ Rena Sofer Rekindles Love, Remarries Ex

Rena Sofer-YouTube

General Hospital star Rena Sofer has rekindled love with a former partner. The flame was clearly still there so she and her ex ended up getting married all over again. The actress, who originated the role of Lois Cerullo, has been a fan favorite for many years. So, what happened and how did she know that it was the right move to give this marriage another go? Keep reading for all of the exciting details. 

General Hospital Rena Sofer Rekindles Love, Remarries Ex

Rena Sofer’s character Lois Cerullo had an amazing love story with Ned Ashton, played by Wally Kurth. They were one of the best couples on General Hospital because their love was so believable. It soon translated into real life and two years after Sofer joined the show, she and Kurth tied the knot. Unfortunately, their marriage did not last and they parted ways two years later. However, Sofer and Kurth did welcome a daughter, Rosabel. Around the same time that Sofer and Kurth’s marriage ended, so did her stint on GH.

Rena Sofer YouTube
Rena Sofer-YouTube

She continued to have a successful career in television, appearing on Melrose Place, 24, and The Young and the Restless. Eventually, Sofer returned to her role on General Hospital as Lois in 2023 but, in the meantime, aside from acting, she had found love once again. She married Sanford Bookstaver, a director and producer over twenty years ago. The two went on to have a daughter together but divorced after fourteen years of marriage.  However, they reconciled just a few years later and got engaged once again.


View this post on Instagram


A post shared by Sanford Bookstaver (@sbookstaver)

Now, they have made it official and have gotten remarried, according to People. Rena Sofer and Sanford Bookstaver honored, what would have been their 21st wedding anniversary, by doing it all over again. They admitted that they needed time apart so that they could find their way back to each other. As for Rena’s first husband, Wally Kurth, he is still on GH and has found love once again. In 2003, he married Debra Yuhasz and has been happily married ever since.

Congratulations Abound

After Rena Sofer and Sanford Bookstaver shared their new wedding photo, glowing and happy, they got so many responses and congratulations. General Hospital alum Sean Kanan wrote this: “Mazel Tov. Wishing you both a life of happiness.” Kimberlin Brown chimed in with: “So happy for you.” Additionally, others had this to say:

  • Awwww I love this so much!! Congrats Rena and Sandy, sending you all the love and “newlywed” bliss 🥰💕😘
  • What an inspiring love story!❤️
  • Rena, you are one of the most beautiful actresses ever on General Hospital. Congratulations and Godspeed to your wonderful future. ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

Others shared similar stories of rekindled love which was very sweet. Hopefully, this is the start of an amazing new chapter of a reopened book.

Are you shocked that they ended up tying the knot again? Let us know your thoughts in the comments again and congrats to the re-newlyweds.

Amanda Lauren

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *