Almost two decades later, Grey’s Anatomy He still knows how to bring the sensations, and season 18 is no different.
The ABC medical drama returned for its record-setting eighteenth season in September 2021. As fans were quick to point out similarities between the pilot, which aired in 2005, and the season 18 premiere, Ellen pompeo confirmed that the season was filled with special gifts for longtime fans. The first nod he confirmed was Meredith in the same white button-up shirt.
“It is the same shirt. … I think [ABC studios] he clung to that shirt, “said the actress in Jimmy Kimmel Live! after the premiere. “It was my idea to pay tribute to many things and many different seasons and give the public things to watch out for and plant Easter eggs. … I even look for them because it was my idea. I didn’t necessarily say, ‘Let’s do this.’ I was not specific about it. When the shirt appeared on the rack in my closet, I said, ‘Is this the same shirt?’ I remembered the shirt. “
Jimmy Kimmel She subsequently lobbied Pompeo to find out if the setbacks were a sign that the full-length show was coming to an end, and she was shy (as usual).
While season 17 featured many familiar faces from the grave, including Patrick Dempsey DerekBy Eric Dane Sloan, Chyler Leigh’s Lexie and TR Knight George: Season 18 featured more returning stars. In addition to Kate burton (Ellis Gray) coming back for more flashbacks, Kate walsh is reprising her role as Addison Montgomery.
“I could cry talking about it. It was very significant. … You will see some things happen between Meredith and Addison professionally and personally, ”Walsh said. extra ahead of its debut episode on October 14, 2021. “I think it will be really satisfying for the fans and I think it will be very unexpected and surprising.”
Grey’s Anatomy airs on Thursdays from ABC at 9 pm ET. Scroll for a list of Season 18 Easter Eggs: