Ellen Pompeo is saying yet another goodbye, and this one stings a little bit more for Grey's Anatomy fans. Warning, spoilers for how the show wrote of the character follow. The character's exit happened off screen and it was revealed he reunited with Izzie Katherine Heigl who had been raising children she had with him without his knowledge. He left his share of the hospital to his now ex-wife Jo Camilla Luddington.
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During Variety 's Women of Grey's Anatomy panel , Pompeo and showrunner Krista Vernoff were looking back on what it was like to work with series creator Shonda Rhimes at the start of the show, and that scene, in particular came up. She has this weird sixth sense to know what's going to work and what isn't. That's a gift on some other level. Vernoff said she and Rhimes had a huge fight about George and Meredith sleeping together.
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Throughout the interview, Pompeo was frank , as is her style, in discussing some of her personal highs and lows from her time on the medical drama. She also seems incredibly excited about the new season, which is filming in Los Angeles under COVID protocols , and is about the doctors at Grey Sloan Memorial living in the world of the coronavirus. I was offered the role, and I was contemplating whether to take it or not. I was concerned about being on a TV show — you have to sign these contracts for six years.
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