Final week, Gray’s Anatomy‘s season 17 premiere featured the return of authentic solid member Patrick Dempsey because the late Derek Shepherd, who reunited along with her character, Meredith Gray, in a dream sequence. As if that weren’t stunning sufficient for followers, a new promo has promised that “another person from her past returns” for a Dec. 3 episode.
On Thursday, Nov. 19, the veteran feminine star fueled rumors that the thriller particular person is Katherine Heigl, who left the present in 2010 after taking part in Izzie Stevens for the primary six seasons. Pompeo tweeted, “Hey it is Gray’s day!!!” alongside a GIF exhibiting her and Heigl’s characters collectively in a season three episode.
Naturally, followers freaked out, speculating, as one particular person tweeted, “IZZIE COMING BACK??”
One other consumer wrote, “IS IT GEORGE…we gotta wait 2 mf weeks??? I am unable to.” Pompeo replied, “That @ABCNetwork promo division are messing with y’all in a significant approach no? @GreysABC”
The actress added, “In case you actually give it some thought… there’s lots of people it may very well be.”