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At See what’s happening live with Andy CohenOscar and Emmy award winner Helen Hunt revealed in the early 1980s that she had a crush on actor and pop star Rick Springfield. In fact, to say she had a crush would be an understatement.

Rick Springfield from his time at General Hospital from 1981 to 1983Rick Springfield from his time at General Hospital from 1981 to 1983

Rick Springfield from his time 1981-1983 at General Hospital(Photo: ABC/Everett Collection)

“He didn’t want to go out with me, but I was totally in love with Rick Springfield,” Hunt said, before confiding, “I left a note on his car.”

Hunt had the opportunity to leave the note on his car because, as it happened, both she and Springfield were filming on the ABC lot. Hunt was working on the short-lived sitcom It takes twoSpringfield about the long-running soap opera General Hospitalwhere he played the dreamy Dr. Noah Drake. At this time, Springfield was also at the height of his pop fame with the recent release of the mega-hit “Jessie’s Girl”.

Unfortunately for Hunt, it wasn’t to be. She said he never called.

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