Grey’s Anatomy has been on ABC for almost two decades, and the show is still going strong with Ellen Pompeo as Dr. Meredith Grey at the helm.
Season 18 will come to a close on Thursday, May 26, with the 400th episode of the show. Despite the achievement, fans of the long-running hospital drama are already asking if there will be more Grey’s Anatomy content in the future.
Will Grey’s Anatomy get renewed for another season? Everything you need to know about Season 19 is right here.
Grey’s Anatomy Season 19: Will It Return?
Grey’s Anatomy fans will be happy to learn that the show will return for Season 19.
“I couldn’t be happier that we get to continue telling the tales of Meredith, Bailey, Richard, and all of the other doctors at Grey Sloan Memorial for another season,” creator Shonda Rhimes said when ABC revealed the news in January 2022.
“This is a great credit to [showrunner] Krista Vernoff, the actors, staff, and all of the writers who keep the viewers guessing week after week.” And it wouldn’t be possible without the generations of devoted Grey’s Anatomy fans who have backed the show for so long.”
When Will Season 19 Of Grey’s Anatomy Premiere On ABC?
The premiere date for Season 19 has yet to be announced by ABC, but 16 of the previous 17 seasons of the show have premiered in late September (and the delayed season was due to the pandemic). We anticipate Grey’s Anatomy Season 19 will premiere in late September 2022, based on the show’s past release pattern (most likely either September 22 or September 29).
Who Will Star in Season 19 of Grey’s Anatomy?
The whole core cast is expected to return for Grey’s Anatomy Season 19 depending on the circumstances of the Season 18 finale.
This means that Ellen Pompeo will reprise her role as Meredith Grey, Chandra Wilson will reprise her role as Miranda Bailey, and James Pickens Jr will reprise his role as Richard Webber.
Kevin McKidd as Owen Hunt, Kim Raver as Teddy Altman, Caterina Scorsone as Amelia Shepherd, and Kelly McCreary as Maggie Pierce are all expected to return for Season 19.
What Will happen in Season 19 of Grey’s Anatomy?
Because Season 18 has not yet concluded, it is difficult to anticipate what will happen in Grey’s Anatomy Season 19.
If the events of Season 18 are any indication, Meredith Grey will return to Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital to assist salvage the Grey Sloan’s Residency program in Season 19.
As is customary, there will be plenty of drama both within and outside the hospital, as well as among the Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital employees.
For the time being, fans will have to wait a bit longer to find out what happens next.
Grey’s Anatomy will air its Season 18 finale on Thursday, May 26 at 9 p.m. EST on ABC.
Is Season 19 of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ the final season?
We’ve seen a lot of doctors come and leave since the beginning of the series. Ellen is one of the few members of Season 1’s cast who hasn’t died. However, she claims that one surgeon does not put an end to the performance.
The actress implied in a May 2022 interview with Entertainment Tonight that Grey’s Anatomy will be fine without Meredith. “Continually striving to recreate the show is the struggle at this point,” she told the site.
Grey’s Anatomy isn’t going away anytime soon, according to Ellen, however, Meredith is expected to leave soon. “We’re going to attempt to keep it going for the young people,” she added, “not necessarily with me, but beyond me.”
Where to watch Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Online:
Grey’s Anatomy Seasons 1-17 are currently available on Netflix, while Seasons 1-18 are available on Hulu. Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 will appear on Netflix in the United States next month.