Showrunner Krista Vernoff informed Deadline that not solely will Derek be again for extra episodes in Season 17, however that viewers can anticipate extra individuals to point out up on the seashore. Whereas she did not reveal who exhibits up, the IMDb web page for Gray’s Anatomy options a number of key actors of their former roles on the present.
In line with IMDb, Katherine Heigl, who performed Izzie, will return in a 2020 episode, in addition to T.R. Knight who performed George, Kate Burton, who was Meredith’s mother Ellis, and Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who performed Denny. IMDb is not essentially the most dependable supply in terms of these items, nevertheless it has actually given followers hope for extra characters’ returns.