Kate Walsh is returning to Gray’s Anatomy as Dr. Addison Montgomery, the actor revealed on social media Thursday night time, September 2.
“Properly, effectively, effectively, would you look who it’s,” Walsh mentioned in a video posted to the Gray’s social media accounts. “That is proper, my loves, Dr. Addison Montgomery is coming again to Gray-Sloan Memorial hospital, and I am so excited to be dwelling once more, becoming a member of Shonda [Rhimes], Ellen [Pompeo], and the remainder of the unimaginable forged.”
She additionally confirmed the information by way of a humorous video on her personal channels. Mimicking a preferred TikTok development, Walsh revealed a query she typically will get requested is: “Will you ever come again to Gray’s Anatomy?” She had a easy reply—“sure”—then the video lower to her sporting medical scrubs and lip-synching an iconic Emma Roberts line from American Horror Story: “Shock, bitch. I guess you thought you’d seen the final of me.” We did! We actually did!
After all, Gray’s Anatomy followers know Walsh finally left the present for her personal spin-off, Personal Follow, which ran from 2007 to 2013. Previous to that, she was integral to the Meredith-McDreamy drama. Who can neglect the top of Gray‘s season one, when Meredith discovered Derek was married to a different girl, that girl being Addison?
Kate Walsh joins a listing of a number of Gray’s Anatomy vets who’ve returned to the present for memorable cameos. Final season alone noticed the reemergence of McDreamy (Patrick Dempsey), McSteamy (Eric Dane), and George O’Malley (T.R. Knight).
Followers are nonetheless holding out for a Dr. Cristina Yang return. Sadly, Sandra Oh says it is simply not within the playing cards for her. “In some methods, you do your work as a bubble and also you let it go,” the actor informed the Asian Sufficient podcast, per Us Weekly. “I left that present, my God, seven years in the past virtually. So in my thoughts, it’s gone. However for lots of people, it’s nonetheless very a lot alive. And whereas I perceive and I like it, I’ve moved on.”