SPOILER ALERT: Don’t learn till you may have watched Season 17, episode 4 of Grey’s Anatomy.
One other beloved character from Gray’s Anatomy has returned to the present a lot to the delight of protagonist Dr Meredith Gray, performed by Ellen Pompeo.
The primary storyline within the 17th season of the long-running drama centres round Meredith’s battle with coronavirus and the goals she experiences whereas mendacity in a coma.
To this point this season, Meredith has shared a heartstopping encounter with former love Dr Derek Shepherd aka McDreamy (performed Patrick Dempsey) in her goals and, as final evening’s episode aired within the US, she was additionally reunited with good pal Dr George O’Malley (T.R. Knight).
Final evening’s episode was becoming titled ‘You may By no means Stroll Alone’ and it sees Meredith and George strolling alongside the identical seashore she had her encounter Derek.
Knight was shockingly killed off on the medical drama in Season 5 when his character jumped in entrance of a bus to rescue a whole stranger. Whereas co-stars and followers grappled with the lack of a serious character, behind the scenes Knight felt his time on the present “had expired” and he was prepared to maneuver on.
“There simply comes a time when it is so clear that shifting on is the very best choice,” he advised Entertainment Weekly this previous July.
However the actor will at all times have fond recollections of the present. In a sequence of Instagram photographs taken throughout his huge return, he gushed about his co-stars and the character that modified his life.
“George O’Malley will at all times declare my coronary heart,” he wrote. “Thanks to Ellen, Chandra [Wilson], Jim [Pickens], Krista [Vernoff], and all of the acquainted faces for as soon as once more sharing your stunning gentle.”