‘Grey’s Anatomy’ is coming back for Season 18

ABC on Monday revealed that “Grey’s Anatomy” will return for Season 18. “Station 19,” which shares a universe with “Grey’s,” will likewise return for a 5th season.

“‘Station 19’ and ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ have done an incredible job of honoring real-life heroes by giving audiences an unflinching look at one of the biggest medical stories of our time,” Craig Erwich, president, Hulu Originals and ABC Home entertainment, stated in a declaration. “Krista and her team of writers have continued to deliver the compelling and compassionate storytelling that is a hallmark of these shows, and created some of the year’s most-talked-about moments in television. We’re so grateful to our talented casts and crews for their extraordinary work that connects with viewers everywhere, and we look forward to sharing even more defining moments with our fans next season.”

According to ABC, “Grey’s Anatomy” has in the 2020-2021 TELEVISION season ranked as the No. 1 home entertainment series amongst Grownups 18-49 and as the network’s No. 1 program in overall audiences. When postponed watching is represented (aka streaming and DVR), the program notched approximately 15.7 million audiences up until now this season.

“The writers, directors, casts and crews of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and ‘Station 19’ worked so hard to bring these shows to life this past season,” Krista Vernoff, who is showrunner and an executive manufacturer on both series, stated. “Keeping each other safe on set while paying tribute to the front-line heroes and first responders has been a challenge and a privilege.”

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