In recent months, fans of Grey’s Anatomy they feared the worst. Not only did the pandemic complicate what was the 17th installment of the fiction headed by Ellen Pompeo it also delayed contractual negotiations with its protagonists. Both the actress who gave life to Meredith Grey What Chandra Wilson (Bailey) and James Pickens Jr. (Richard) were slow to agree on their new salaries.
Before confirming that there would be a new delivery, the president of ABC Entertainment and Hulu Originals, Craig Erwich assured: “The fans loved this season. I believe that Grey’s Anatomy he did an amazing job this year, telling the stories of frontline workers fighting the good fight against coronavirus. “. Then he announced that there would be an 18th installment that they would start working on.
It is still unclear whether or not this will be the last season of a show that has been on the air for more than 15 years, but the team behind the series is already working on the new episodes. For this reason, they began to negotiate with possible figures to join a fiction that, for example, recently lost one of its most beloved actors, Jesse Williams (Jackson Avery). Today the appearance of a new star on the show was confirmed.
The next season of Grey’s Anatomy will have in its cast Peter Gallagher. The actor known for his time in American Beauty and The O.C. will be the doctor Alan Hamilton, who will have a key link with Ellis Grey, character played by Kate Burton, which will reappear in the new installment. The show will begin airing on September 30 and Gallagher will appear in the first episode to be seen.
Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, Peter Gallagher’s other project
In addition to its participation in Grey’s Anatomy, the most recent work of Peter Gallagher includes roles in Grace and Frankie and Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist. This last fiction was canceled by NBC but both its creator and Lionsgate TV, responsible for producing it, are excited about the possibility of seeing a third installment.
In this context, it should be noted that the show will make a two-hour film that will premiere around the Christmas season. According to portals like Deadline, if well received by fans, this could encourage a third season of the show to be produced, which although it would not be performed by NBCUniversal, yes I could disembark in Year.