*Warning: Spoilers ahead*
Our mind is still reeling after ABC surprised us with a Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo) and Derek Shepard (Patrick Dempsey) reunion on last week’s season 17 premiere of Grey’s Anatomy. Now that the deceased character is set to appear in at least three more episodes, we can’t help but wonder if the writers are bringing back other past stars.
As it turns out, it’s entirely possible. Executive producers Andy Reaser and Meg Marinis recently sat down for an interview with People magazine and confirmed that Dempsey’s return will likely be the first of many.
“Wonderful and completely surprising things are absolutely possible,” they told the mag.