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The Grey's Anatomy cast is trading the operating room for the court room for a particularly dramatic episode airing Thursday.
"It's going to be a very tense hour," Kevin McKidd tells PEOPLE of directing the episode, which centers on the custody battle between Callie (Sara Ramirez) and Arizona (Jessica Capshaw).
McKidd, who also stars on the ABC drama as Dr. Owen Hunt, enjoyed working with his costars in a different setting but admits the subject matter made for a heavy week of shooting.
Long live McDreamy!
Save a life or fight for her child?
Arizona (Jessica Capshaw) faces a life-changing choice in an exclusive sneak peek at Thursday's episode of Grey's Anatomy.
In the clip, Arizona has to take the stand in family court to face off against her ex Callie (Sara Ramirez) over custody of their daughter Sofia (Eva Ariel Binder).
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.