The other doctors are out.
In the storyline that begins in earnest with this Thursday episode, Jesse Williams will be leaving ABC’s. Grey’s Anatomy Later this month ended his 12-year stint as Dr. Jackson Avery.
Williams made his debut in a long prime time early in Season 6 as one of the doctors who also entered the hospital’s merger with Mercy West. Gray In next week’s Rerun mode, his final episode will air on Thursday, May 20, the last day of our affiliate website today evening’s report – although how Jackson is going / why is not clear the ending. Season 17 is confirmed to air two weeks later on June 3.
In this week’s episode, Jackson examines baby past, love, and mother. April Kepner is played by returning cast member Sarah Drew.
“Jesse puts a lot of care and a lot of intelligence in his work,” Grey’s actor Krista Vernoff said in a statement to Deadline. And we will miss Jackson Avery – playing for perfection for many years. ”
“I will be forever grateful for the endless opportunities Shoda has given me. [Rhimes], Network, Studio, Teammate, Krista, Ellen, our amazing team [Pompeo] And Debbie [Allen]”As an actor, director and person, I am extremely fortunate to learn so much from so many people…. I am extremely proud of our work, our impact and how it goes. Ahead with many tools, opportunities, partnerships and best friends. “
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