Chet Driscoll
General Hospital
Portrayed by Chris Van Etten
Current status Recurring
Duration 2017-present
First appearance November 8, 2017
Created by Shelly Altman
Chris Van Etten
Introduced by Frank Valentini
Gender Male
Education Graduate of PC High
  • Bartender at The Floating Rib
  • Manager of Volonino's Gym
  • Residence Driscoll Apartment
    Port Charles, New York

    Chet Driscoll[3] is a fictional character on the ABC soap opera General Hospital.

    He has been portrayed by actor Chris Van Etten since the character's debut on November 8, 2017.


    On October 23, 2017, Soap Opera Digest broke the news that Chris Van Etten, a real-life wounded Marine (double leg amputee),[4] motivational speaker and model who shares a name with the show’s co-head writer, had been cast as nosy nurse Amy Driscoll's injured vet brother.[5]

    “This has been an awesome opportunity for me,” Van Etten enthuses. “I feel really lucky to be a part of the show.”

    He debuted on November 8, 2017.[6]


    Chet went to Port Charles high and according to Maxie he was the man in high school. He went ROTC but was injured on the job.



    Chet and his sister, Amy

    Chet showed up in Port Charles and ends up at GH after an overdose.

    on January 3, 2019, Chet is back in town and is offered a job at Volonino's Gym from Sonny. He also accepts a job from Mac to tend bar at The Floating Rib.

    On April 5, 2019, Chet asks out Maxie after Peter tells him he should go for it. She turns hm down because she has feelings for Peter.

    Health and Vitals

    • Knee injury from football
    • Double leg amputee
    • Drug overdose


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