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What's Meredith Grey to do without her husband Derek Shepard? Survive.
Ellen Pompeo dropped by the The Ellen DeGeneres Show to discuss Grey's Anatomy's 12th season and how much her character has changed. Ellen DeGeneres began the conversation by congratulating the 46-year-old on 12 successful seasons and touched on Patrick Dempsey's shocking departure from their hit ABC show. His beloved character – Derek "McDreamy" Shepherd, was killed off at the end of Season 11.
DeGeneres noted that fans were ready to throw in the towel after Dempsey's departure saying, "everybody thought because Patrick was leaving [Grey's Anatomy] that it wouldn't do well, but it's doing very well."
Dr. Ben Warren found himself in the hot seat during a special, two-hour Grey's Anatomy on Thursday.
Things are finally looking up for Meredith's love life on Grey's Anatomy.
After losing her husband, Dr. Derek "McDreamy" Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey), Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) thought she'd become a spinster, but there's a new hot doctor in town who is out to date the widow – and he won't be ignored.
Another week, another three hours of OMG-worthy #TGIT moments.
Shonda Rhimes is a workaholic. The mind behind ABC's Scandal, How to Get Away with Murder and Grey's Anatomy handles 70 hours of television programming a season, a slate that totals about $350 million.
"I work a lot, very hard, and I love it," the self-described "titan" said during her first-ever TED Talk on Monday. "When I am hard at work, when I am deep in it, there is no other feeling. For me my work is at all times building a nation out of thin air, it is manning the troops, it is painting a canvas, it is hitting every high note it is running a marathon, it is being Beyoncé – and it is all of those things at the same time."
The doctor is not checking back in.
Season 12 of Grey's Anatomy picked up last Thursday where its midseason finale left off, but Kate Walsh says she will not be reprising her role as Dr. Addison Montgomery on the show.
The 48-year-old actress told PEOPLE at a CocoaVia-sponsored event prior to the Woman's Day Red Dress Awards that "There are no plans for me to come back."
She continued, "I get that question a lot. As much as I love it, and I'm flattered and I'm so thrilled that people love the show, but for me, I did it for nine years, and it's had its run."
Grey's Anatomy returns Thursday night! So what can fans expect from the winter premiere?
"We've got some serious stuff going on with [Dr. Meredith Grey] right when we get back," Jerrika Hinton, who plays Dr. Stephanie Edwards, told PEOPLE.
"Some stuff that in a way makes it feel like, 'Whoa! We're doing this in the middle of the season? This feels like finale stuff.' At the table read, we were all like, 'What?!' " adds Hinton.
From McDreamy to McBillionaire.
Meredith and Alex are each other's people on Grey's Anatomy, but what does that mean for Jo?