McDreamy was not the only one Grey’s Anatomy surprise.
With Meredith Grey’s (Ellen Pompeo) fight with the coronavirus worsening minute by minute, the next episode, titled “You Will Never Walk Alone,” reveals that Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey) is not the one. only one of his past to pay a visit in his dreamy landscape next to the beach.
While her life hangs in the balance (literally), a new promo launched after Thursday’s episode pokes fun that “someone else from her past returns.”
Meredith, still dressed in a flowing white blouse and blue jeans, notices a figure, never revealed to the viewer, in the distance. “Sorry!” he yells, trying to better see who this mysterious person is. Notably, she has a smile on her face.
Check out the promo for the next episode, which will air in two weeks, below!
Who could this person be? Could it be someone you broke up with on good terms? If we were to follow the presumed rule that Meredith has visions of important people who died on Grey’s Over the years, that leaves a small crop of possibilities for who would again have an emotional and moving impact on her.
There’s her younger sister, Lexie Gray, who died abruptly after a traumatic plane crash in season 8. Then there’s her mother, Ellis Gray, who died in season 4, just as Meredith came back to life from her drowning incident. Or it could be George O’Malley, whose death is still one of the Grey’s‘most incredible developments.
If a strict rule is not followed, and it could be someone who is still alive, could it be Meredith’s “person”, Cristina Yang? Or would Izzie Stevens make a brief appearance? Or maybe even Addison Montgomery? All we know is that we will have to wait a little longer for the answers.
Kevin McKidd, who directed Thursday’s episode, was shy when asked if McDreamy’s appearance opened the door for more returns in the future, saying only that Dempsey’s return is just the “tip of the iceberg.”
“I’m not saying anything. But you know, it’s a great premise. What I love about this is that COVID – many people who have had COVID report that at night, they have night visions and strange dreams and [it’s] It is very difficult to sleep and everything is a lucid dream, “he told ET.” So this chance to do what we’re doing with the character of Meredith [through our storytelling] It’s true [remarkable]. “
“I don’t know anything,” he joked, pausing for a moment before hinting that he knows more than he is letting on. “Maybe…”
Grey’s Anatomy returns Thursday, December 3 at 9 p.m. ET / PT on ABC. For more on McDreamy’s return, watch the video below.
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