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On Friday night time, ABC introduced Gray’s Anatomy would return for a twentieth season, persevering with its streak of the longest-running medical drama in tv historical past.
The sequence will nevertheless be somewhat totally different in 2023-2024.
First, as beforehand reported, Krista Vernoff just lately stepped down as showrunner.
“It has been the privilege of a lifetime to be entrusted with the administration of Gray’s Anatomy for the previous six years and Station 19 for the previous 4,” Vernoff mentioned in a January assertion.
“The fervour of devoted fandoms and the impression these exhibits have on hearts and minds can’t be overstated.
“The quantity of expertise in these two superb casts and these two good writers’ rooms is immeasurable – and these groups work like magic week after week.”
Going ahead, government producer Meg Marinis will tackle this important function.
Additionally a couple of weeks in the past, Kelly McCreary confirmed that she was leaving Gray’s Anatomy after 9 seasons.
“It was an enormous honor to be part of such a legendary tv establishment as Gray’s Anatomy,” the actress mentioned on the time.
“I’ll at all times be grateful to Shonda Rhimes, Krista Vernoff and ABC for this chance, and to the unbelievable followers for his or her passionate assist.
“Spending 9 years exploring a personality from the bottom up, whereas reaching a world viewers with impactful tales, is a uncommon reward.”
Above all, Ellen Pompeo left this system this 12 months.
She had, after all, anchored the sequence within the lead function of Meredith Grey from the very first episode.
Pompeo, nevertheless, will proceed to offer the voiceover in the beginning and finish of every episode… and he or she may also seem within the Might 18 finale.
Pompeo’s standing for Season 20 remains to be up within the air.
Gray’s Anatomy stays an enormous hit for ABC, rating because the community’s primary present amongst adults 18-49.
It’s at present averaging 10.7 million viewers per episode in Reside + 35 viewing throughout all platforms.
The present forged contains plenty of new faces who have been launched in the beginning of Season 19 to play the brand new class of first-year surgical residents.
Different regulars embrace Chandra Wilson as Miranda Bailey, James Pickens Jr. as Richard Webber, Kevin McKidd as Owen Hunt, Kim Raver as Teddy Altman, Kelly McCreary as Maggie Pierce, Anthony Hill as Winston Ndugu, Caterina Scorsone as Amelia Shepherd, Camilla Luddington as Jo Wilson, Chris Carmack as Hyperlink Lincoln and Jake Borelli as Levi Schmitt.