When is Grey’s Anatomy Season 17 Coming?

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GREY’S ANATOMY - "Snowblind" - Meredith and Carina question DeLuca's uncharacteristic behavior when he volunteers to perform a life-threatening task during a blizzard. Meanwhile, Bailey tries to help Joey with his future, while Richard trains a new intern at the hospital on an all-new episode of "Grey's Anatomy," THURSDAY, FEB. 27 (9:00-10:01 p.m. EST), on ABC. (ABC/Gilles Mingasson) RICHARD FLOOD, ELLEN POMPEO

Grey’s Anatomy is coming back with a 17 season, and fans cannot wait any longer. This series is famous worldwide. It is running successfully for over fifteen years now. Due to the pandemic, season 16 was cut short, and this was the first time something like this happened.

Some of the episodes could not air because of no development in terms of filming and production. Luckily with the news of the 17th seasons, everyone feels relieved. The story was left midway, disappointing a lot of people. But now, here are all the recent updates about Grey’s anatomy season 17.

When is Grey’s anatomy season 17 going to premiere?

In a recent announcement by the president of ABC entertainment, Karey Burke says that the channel has a busy schedule ready for fall. This schedule includes the famous Grey’s anatomy season 17 other than shows like The Good Doctor or Big Sky, which is a thrilling new drama. The official premiere date for the 17th season of Grey’s anatomy is at 9 p.m. on the ABC channel on November 12, 2020.

News about the premiere episode of season 17

The first episode of season 17 is going to be two hours long. It will be a special episode for all the fans waiting patiently.

What is going to happen in the new episodes of Grey’s anatomy?

The show is going to indulge in a few moments where the previous season leaves. But it will also take into consideration the pandemic. Krista Vernoff, who is the showrunner, reveals that Grey’s anatomy will show the coronavirus pandemic.

Following this, Giacomo Gianniotti, one of the actors on set, also suggests that the new episodes will start from one and a half months into the pandemic. This means that the story will revolve around the pandemic as well. He also adds that the new season will not start from where they left the previous season. Instead, they will start a little later. The show will include some moments of the prior season, but it will also pay close attention to the pandemic.

The best part about the show’s writers is that they can change storylines according to the evolving times.

Who is going to be part of the star cast for Grey’s anatomy season 17?

Deadline confirms that actors Kevin McKidd, Camilla Luddington, and Kim Raver are going to stick with the show for three years more. They have to stick with Grey’s anatomy till season 19, at least.

Fan-favorite Ellen Pompeo will reprise her role as Meredith Grey. The creator of the show, Shonda Rhimes, says that the show will continue only if Ellen Pompeo continues her role as Meredith Grey.

Some news suggests that Ellen is looking for some change. She is doing this for very long. But there is no confirmation on the same.

Grey’s anatomy is a favorite show of a lot of people. It is a medical drama series with an exciting story. The 17th season will incorporate the current pandemic, which is going to be relatable for the ever ardent fans. Stay home, stay safe!