Grey’s Anatomy Season 17: When Is It Scheduled? Which New Characters Will Be Seen?

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Grey’s Anatomy, which is an American medical drama television series, focuses on the lives of surgical interns, residents and attending doctors as they develop into seasoned doctors while balancing both personal and professional during the massive runtime of 16 seasons period. The fans are already eager for Grey’s Anatomy Season 17.

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Grey’s Anatomy Overview

The series renewed?

Due to the catapulted success of the 16th season, the series quickly renewed for the 17th season. Grey’s Anatomy Season 17 got a renewal on May 10, 2019, by American Broadcasting Company (ABC). The season is set to air in 2022. The upcoming season will be of 25 episodes.

The cast of the series:

The series has gone through a fair amount of changes when it comes to the cast as the show originally started with nine characters out of which

are the only ones who are left, and a ton of new characters came and settled in.

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Cast Of Grey’s Anatomy

In the 16th season, ten new characters entered. The finale helped the viewers to find out more about Richard Webber’s fate.

However, the last season left many viewers wondering whether the show will be returning with season 17.

Grey’s Anatomy Season 17: Release Date

The new season of Grey’s Anatomy must air in its usual new season slot in September. However, it seems possible season 17 may delay due to the impact of coronavirus COVID-19 on the television production industry. This has already impacted the series with production shutting down back in March, leaving this season at 21 episodes rather than 25.

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The plot of the new season:

There are no apparent clues regarding the plot of Grey’s Anatomy Season 17. However, there are many speculations for the upcoming season. In season 16, the creators dropped off the last four episodes.

Season 17 might continue from where season 16 left. The only thing that is sure to happen is lots of entertainment and excitement for the viewers. The entire team is putting their efforts for the same.

Grey’s Anatomy Season 17: Cast Changes

No notable changes are going to occur in terms of cast. Show Runner Krista Vernoff confirmed this. She also added that there might be an addition to the already big cast, though, so heads up for that.