Anthony Geary

  • Birth Name: Tony Dean Geary
  • Birth Place: Coalville, Utah, United States
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Had a Mormon upbringing.
  • Attended college on a theater scholarship.
  • Scarred his chin from a wrongly timed dance leap he took in a performance as a Las Vegas chorus boy with Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca in 1968.
  • Guest starred in a 1971 episode of All in the Family, playing a character whom Archie Bunker assumed was gay.
  • Appeared on the NBC soap Bright Promise in the early '70s.
  • In 1978, was cast as Luke Spencer on ABC's General Hospital; won six Daytime Emmys in the role. Luke and Laura's November 1981 GH wedding was the most-watched event in daytime television history.
  • Left GH in 1984 to pursue other acting options, but returned to the show in 1991.
  • Has appeared in more than 50 stage plays, including an award-winning one-man show titled Human Scratchings in 1996.
  • Enjoys scuba diving.


  • Dana Anderson Geary — Mother
  • Jana Geary — Sister
  • DeAnn Geary — Sister
  • Russell Dean Geary — Father


  • Attended University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States