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‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Renewed for Season 19 at ABC

Grey’s Anatomy is checking back in for the 2022-23 broadcast season. ABC has handed out an early season 19 renewal for the Shonda Rhimes-created medical drama after reaching a new deal with leading lady Ellen Pompeo to return. Pompeo joins fellow original stars Chandra Wilson and James Pickens Jr. in coming back for season 19. […]

‘Station 19’: Why 25 Names Appear at the End of Powerful George Floyd Episode

Showrunner Krista Vernoff and her director of diversity open up about the messy process of putting together the timely hour.

‘Rebel’: TV Review

Katey Sagal plays an anti-corporate crusader in this ABC drama based on the life of Erin Brockovich and co-starring Andy Garcia and John Corbett.

Krista Vernoff on Overcoming Her Past, Overhauling ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and (Finally) Emerging From Shonda’s Shadow

The ABC showrunner has had an enviable resume (including as Rhimes' top lieutenant) and a gripping backstory, but for 20 years she struggled to get her own show made — until 'Rebel.'

Krista Vernoff Inks Rich New ABC Signature Overall Deal

The 'Grey's Anatomy,' 'Station 19' and 'Rebel' boss will continue to oversee all three shows while also developing new projects for Disney.

Why ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Just Killed Off One of Its Beloved Doctors

[Spoiler's] departure marks only the fifth time (and first since Patrick Dempsey) that the ABC medical drama has said farewell to a series regular via character death.

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Boss Approaching Season 17 Ender as Potential Series Finale

"I'm planning a season and a finale that could function as either a season finale or a series finale," showrunner Krista Vernoff tells The Hollywood Reporter.

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Boss Explains the Decision to Give Meredith COVID-19

There's a major reason Patrick Dempsey came back to Grey's Anatomy: It was part of a massive storyline in which the ABC medical drama's iconic lead, Ellen Pompeo's Meredith Grey, has COVID-19.

“Put on a Face Shield!”: TV’s Top Showrunners Share Lessons Learned From Safe Sets Amid Pandemic

With many series filming again, Ava DuVernay, Noah Hawley and others share the lengths to which they're going to stay safe — and a few mistakes they've made along the way.

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Showrunner Signs With UTA (Exclusive)

Krista Vernoff has signed with UTA in all areas. Vernoff ranks as one of ABC's most important showrunners and runs veteran medical drama Grey's Anatomy and its spinoff, Station 19, and has a pilot, Rebel, in the works this season at the network. Grey's, heading into its 17th season, is ABC's highest-rated drama series. "I'm […]

‘TV’s Top 5’: ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Boss on the Responsibility to Write About the Pandemic

Welcome to another episode of TV’s Top 5, The Hollywood Reporter‘s TV podcast. Every week, hosts Lesley Goldberg (West Coast TV editor) and Daniel Fienberg (chief TV critic) break down the latest TV news with context from the business and critical sides, welcome showrunners, executive and other guests and provide a critical guide of what to watch (or skip, as the […]

Hollywood Names Help Fund a Direct-Giving Coronavirus Relief Campaign to Buy Groceries

Supported by Pink, Maria Bello and stars from 'Grey's Anatomy,' the On Being Human 2020 campaign started by author Jennifer Pastiloff raises critical funds for people who need food during the pandemic.