Justin Chambers, who plays Alex Karav, has just announced his departure from Grey’s Anatomy. This news saddened his partner Ellen Pompeo.
Sad news for the followers of Grey’s Anatomy. Justin Chambers, Alex Karey, therefore leaves the series after 16 seasons. Ellen Pompeo, Meredith, reacts to this announcement.
End of story for Justin Chambers! After 16 seasons in the shoes of Dr. Alex Karev, the actor puts away his blouse. Loyal to Grey’s Anatomy since 2005, it will make its last appearance in the 8th episode. For fans, he will remain one of the flagship figures of the series.
In a press release, he expressed himself thus. “There is no good time to say goodbye to a series and a character who have defined so much of my life for the past 15 years. He also thanks the team: “I want to thank the ABC family. Shonda Rhimes, my partners present since the start of the series. Ellen Pompeo, Chandra Wilson and James Pickens… As well as the rest of the team and great actors, present and gone, and of course the fans for this incredible adventure. ”
ELLEN POMPEO: SAD BUT RESCAPED!
His lifelong partner, Ellen Pompeo (Meredith), present since the 1st season, did not fail to react. It was on Twitter that she decided to speak. This Saturday, January 11, the actress relayed an article from Vanity Fair about the departure of Justin Chambers. The post is accompanied by the following message: “Truer words ever spoken @VanityFair”. All with a broken heart that shows the sadness of the actress.
Ellen Pompeo is one of the survivors of the series. Indeed, in 16 seasons, Grey’s Anatomy has seen many of its recurring characters leave. Among them: George O’Malley (T.R Knight), Izzie Stevens (Katherine Heigl). But also Cristina Yang (Sandra Oh), Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey). And Alex Karey embodied by Patrick Dempsey. Like what all good things come to an end! Case to follow…