Rob Lowe Says He Turned Down The Role Of McDreamy On ‘Grey’s Anatomy:’ ‘That Probably Cost Me $70 Million’

Rob Lowe recently opened up about a role that he didn’t take that he says ended up costing him big. The actor sat down for an interview with WTF With Marc Maron and chatted about a number of topics including turning down the role of Dr. Derek Shepherd, aka McDreamy, on the hit ABC show […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Expected To Introduce Fourth Shepherd Sister

Patrick Dempsey landed the role of Dr. Derek Shepherd on ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy in 2005 and kept the role until his character’s tragic death in Season 11. During his time at the hospital, viewers learned quite a bit about the hunky doctor’s backstory, including the fact that he had four sisters who were all doctors. […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Showrunner Says Meredith & Derek’s Relationship Would Never Fly In The MeToo Era

Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) and Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) were an item from the very first episode of Grey’s Anatomy in 2005. For more than 10 years, fans watched their relationship rise and fall, from the sudden arrival of his wife, Addison Montgomery, to Meredith’s suicidal phase, to finally getting married (even if it was […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Fans Rejoice! Ellen Pompeo Agrees To Play Meredith Grey Through Season 13

Great news, Grey’s Anatomy fans. Meredith Grey won’t be retiring, or leaving in any form, from Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. According to Parade, Ellen Pompeo recently signed a contract to continue her role as Dr. Meredith Grey when Season 13 picks back up in the fall. The specifics of Pompeo’s new contract isn’t yet known, […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Predicted The Death Of McDreamy Way Back In Season 1, Plus Is Meredith Finally Ready For Love?

Meredith Grey has been put through the wringer. Last season on Grey’s Anatomy, fans witnessed the struggling marriage between her and Derek Shepard finally smooth out, to a certain degree, only to have their world come crashing back down. At the end of the season, fans watched in horror as Derek Shepherd died in Season […]

Patrick Dempsey Speaks After ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Exit, Says He Feels ‘Reinvigorated’

Actor Patrick Dempsey seems like a new man after leaving Grey’s Anatomy. It’s been half a season since Dempsey’s McDreamy has been featured on the show, and it seems like Dempsey is better for it. The actor had been on the show since its start 11 years ago — until his character was killed off […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 12: Ellen Pompeo Talks Meredith’s Future After McDreamy’s Death

With ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy gearing up for season 12, things are going to be very different for the cast of characters in the hit medical drama. Following the tragic and unexpected death of Dr. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) at the end of last season, the upcoming season promises to feature a wealth of changes. With […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Finally Says A Fitting Good-Bye To Patrick Dempsey’s McDreamy

The death of Patrick Dempsey’s Dr. Derek Shepherd shocked many fans during the last season of Grey’s Anatomy. Although many didn’t think the show gave Dempsey a proper send-off, there is a special bonus scene on the Season 11 DVD release that finally gives McDreamy some justice. The scene, which is set to be released […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 12 Spoilers: What’s Ahead For Callie, Amelia, And Meredith’s Love Lives?

With all the traumatic events that unfolded during Season 11 of Grey’s Anatomy, many have been wondering what direction the show will take in the new season. Although some may be worried that more trouble is on the way for the characters in the medical drama, Shonda Rhimes recently revealed that romance would be a […]

Grey’s Anatomy Season 12: After McDreamy’s Death, Could This Be The End For The Long-Running Show

Following the tragic death of Derek Shepherd on Grey‘s Anatomy last season, many fans have been left wondering how the show can possibly move on. With so many uncertainties about the coming season, which is set to air this coming fall, is Grey‘s Anatomy‘s run as one of the best medical dramas on TV finally […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Season 12 Has A New McDreamy? Martin Henderson Signs On As A Season Regular

Does Grey’s Anatomy have a new McDreamy? As we know, usually when one doctor leaves the hospital, another comes in to replace him or her. That said, Patrick Dempsey’s Derek “McDreamy” Shepherd was seen as irreplaceable by the fans — especially the fans who signed the petition to bring him back on the show after […]

Patrick Dempsey’s Affair With ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Co-Worker The Real Reason Behind Quick Exit [Report]

To many, Patrick Dempsey’s exit from Grey’s Anatomy just didn’t make sense. The actor signed a two-year contract that would keep him on the show up until Season 12, and although we’ve seen other original characters depart from the series prematurely, Dempsey’s Dr. Shepherd was a massive influence on the show’s popularity. Some just can’t […]

Grey’s Anatomy Recap: Life Without Derek Shepherd, Where’s Meredith? [Spoilers]

Warning: Grey’s Anatomy spoilers ahead. If you have not watched the April 30 episode, do not read any further. Last week, fans were filled full of drastic emotions when Dr. Derek Shepherd was killed off of the show. Many were left wondering what life at Grey-Sloan Memorial would be like without Derek, as he seemed […]

Patrick Dempsey Fired? Report Blames His On-Set Behavior

Was Patrick Dempsey fired from Grey’s Anatomy? Radar Online reports that Patrick’s bad behavior behind the scenes may have led to the on-screen tragic yet unexpected death of Dr. Derek Shepherd. According to the report, an inside source opened up about how Patrick Dempsey’s alleged behavior made it difficult for Shonda Rhimes, the show’s creator […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Fans Call For Derek Shepherd Back Or Threaten To Stop Watching

Grey’s Anatomy fans are still so angry over the death of Derek Shepherd that they’ve started a petition to bring him back. If Shonda Rhimes refuses to do that, they have said that they will stop watching the medical drama. It has led to debate online—in and out of the fandom—over whether the viewers are […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Ellen Pompeo Breaks Silence Over Derek Shepherd’s Death

Fans of Grey’s Anatomy have been going through a series of emotions after last week’s episode. The episode, which was promoted as the most shocking yet, turned out to be actor Patrick Dempsey’s last as Derek Shepherd unexpectedly died after sustaining life threatening injuries from a car accident. Now the other half of the epic […]

Patrick Dempsey Teary-Eyed Recalling Ellen Pompeo As Meredith On ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

Patrick Dempsey’s departure from Grey’s Anatomy came as a shock to fans who weren’t prepared for the death of his beloved character, Derek Shepherd. Dempsey had played Shepherd since Season 1 of the program. His final episode included a flashback to his first meeting with Meredith Grey, played by Ellen Pompeo. Their discovery that they […]

Doc McDreamy Is Dead And ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Writer Rhimes Is Just Mean, According To Fans Of The Show

All Grey’s Anatomy fans are used to death. In fact, the entire show, which is set in a hospital, swings from one death to the next. However, fans are genuinely shocked that Shonda Rhimes has killed off Dr. McDreamy. A gasp went up across entire continents as McDreamy — aka super brain Dr. Derek Shepherd […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Shocking Death: Was Patrick Dempsey’s Exit Due To Conflict With Creator Shonda Rhimes?

Grey’s Anatomy has been known to shock fans with interesting medical cases and surprising character exits. But no major character death was as shocking as the exit of Dr. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) in the latest episode, “How to Save a Life.” After fans recovered from the episode, it should have only taken a moment […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Shocker: Actor Exits The Show After Character’s Death (Spoiler)

Fans are still reeling from the shocking Grey’s Anatomy episode that saw Patrick Dempsey take his final bow as Dr. Derek Shepherd. If you missed it, in a shocking twist, after Derek saved a group of people from an otherwise devastating car accident, the brilliant neurosurgeon was hit by a semi truck. Instead of being […]

Grey’s Anatomy: ‘Derek Is Dead,’ Did They Really Just Kill Patrick Dempsey Off The Show?

Warning: Do not read any further if you have not watched tonight’s episode of Grey’s Anatomy. Grey’s Anatomy fans better have had a box of tissues next to them as they watched the show bid a heartbreaking farewell to Derek ‘McDreamy’ Shepherd, aka Patrick Dempsey. Tears. Too many tears. #GreysAnatomy — Greys Anatomy (@GreysABC) […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Patrick Dempsey Reportedly Leaving The Show ‘Very Soon’

Actor Patrick Dempsey is reportedly leaving the hit television series, Grey’s Anatomy. In a recent interview with the Portland Press Herald, the 48-year-old actor opened up about the future (or lack thereof) with the show – stating that his departure will happen “very soon.” Even though Patrick Dempsey admits he does not want to give […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 11: Is Meredith Dropping McDreamy For Alex Karev?

Grey’s Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes already revealed that next season will be all about Meredith, but does this mean it’s the end of her marriage with Derek “McDreamy” Shepherd? Better yet — is she moving on with long time friend Alex Karev? As a long time viewer of the show, I’m going to pump the […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Ups Caterina Scorsone To Series Regular

Grey’s Anatomy’s Amelia Shepherd is here to stay. Private Practice’s Caterina Scorsone who portrayed Derek Shepherd’s little sister on the Grey’s spinoff show is no longer considered a special “crossing over” guest. Instead TVLine just announced what we were suspecting might happen with Caterina’s sudden appearance towards the last half of the season. The actress […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Will Amelia Shepherd Stay On The Show?

Is Grey’s Anatomy adding another friendly face to its show for good? With the upcoming departure of Dr. Cristina Yang (Sandra Oh) Grey’s Anatomy may be adding Dr. Amelia Shepherd (Caterina Scorsone) to the mix on a permanent basis. It wouldn’t be such a surprise either, because Scorsone has played Amelia Shepherd, the youngest of […]