‘Grey’s Anatomy’: Are More ‘Station 19’ Crossovers within the Works?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Jaina Lee Ortiz and Ellen Pompeo in

With Shonda Rhimes now underneath a giant Netflix deal and one in every of her ABC reveals going off the air this 12 months, Grey’s Anatomy and Station 19 are the one reveals she has left on the Mouse House. Because they’re the one two left and have crossed over with one another earlier than, are they extra crossovers coming?

Jaina Lee Ortiz and Ellen Pompeo in 'Station 19'
Jaina Lee Ortiz and Ellen Pompeo in ‘Station 19’ | Mitch Haaseth/Walt Disney Television by way of Getty Images

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ will air at a brand new time now

Grey’s Anatomy is now transferring to the 9 p.m. slot. There will solely be two Shondaland reveals on ABC now. This will permit for continued synergy between Grey’s Anatomy and Station 19.

It can also be value noting that some time again, it was introduced that Grey’s Anatomy showrunner Krista Vernoff would additionally now be heading each reveals, which is permitting the overlap to extend as properly. Vernoff teased this overlap in November, telling Deadline, “We don’t want to do it every week, we don’t want to create a mold, we don’t want to fall into any kind of pattern, we don’t want people to ever know what to expect,” she stated. “We have found many different, really quite exciting and fun ways to interact between the two shows.”

Station 19, now at eight p.m., is swapping slots with Grey’s Anatomy. A Million Little Things is getting the 10 p.m. slot that when belonged to How to Get Away with Murder. The long-running Viola Davis authorized thriller is wrapping up its sequence run in May. Before its midseason break, the present launched a killer twist that can make its wrap-up story very intriguing.

Expect loads of crossovers

On Wednesday on the Television Critics Association press tour, ABC leisure president Karey Burke talked about Grey’s Anatomy and Station 19 and the crossovers that needs to be anticipated.

“You will begin to see relationships emerge between characters that exist within the Station world and the Grey’s world in actually natural methods,” she stated.

Burke continued, “I’m extremely impressed by what Krista and her crew have performed to make these worlds really feel very seamless in an natural manner, not really feel compelled. And then we can have all through the Season four tentpole occasions that revolve round large emergencies that will naturally begin with first responders (on Station 19) and find yourself within the hospital (on Grey’s) and can take the storytelling to a two-hour block.”

Grey’s Anatomy returns from its midseason break on Jan. 23, 2020. Station 19 will premiere its third season on the identical evening.

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