Grey’s Anatomy: Long-lived ABC series is officially extended for the 18th season, with Ellen Pompeo on board
Great news for Grey’s Anatomy fans: the long-running ABC series continues with the 18th season.
“Grey’s Anatomy” is extended! The series continues with season 18.
Leading main actress Ellen Pompeo is also returning back for the new episodes.
And the “Grey’s” spin-off “Seattle Firefighters” has also been extended for a 5th season.
Fans of the ABC hospital series “Grey’s Anatomy” had to tremble for a long time, but now it’s official: The popular show about Meredith Gray (Ellen Pompeo) and the Gray Sloan Memorial Hospital continues and gets an 18th season, including among others the industry journal.
In the same breath, ABC also announces the extension of the spin-off ” Seattle Firefighters – The Young Heroes ” (original title: “Station 19”). The successful offshoot was extended by the 5th season.
Meredith Actress Ellen Pompeo Returns for Season 18!
“Grey’s Anatomy” leading actress Ellen Pompeo is also returning for the now announced 18th season. series star Pompeo signed a one-year contract. At the same time, the 18th season doesn’t have to be the last of the series. It is entirely possible that it will continue after that, but that is not yet certain.
According to the extension of “Grey’s Anatomy” was most recently due to the contracts of Ellen Pompeo and the two other series stars Chandra Wilson (Dr. Miranda Bailey) and James Pickens Jr. (Dr. Richard Webber), who like Ellen Pompeo have been with the series since the beginning of the series are. But they also signed and so nothing stood in the way of a continuation of the show.
The current 17th season of “Grey’s Anatomy” caused a lot of buzz with numerous returnees from the series’ past. Only Jesse Williams, who was on “Grey’s Anatomy” since season 6 in 2010, is Dr. Jackson played Avery, announced just a few days ago that he will no longer be part of the now-confirmed 18th season of the show.