Followers worry Meredith Gray goes to die like Mark Sloan on Gray’s Anatomy (Image: ABC)
*** Warning: This text options spoilers for Season 17 of Gray’s Anatomy ***
Gray’s Anatomy left followers on one more cliffhanger within the Season 17 mid-season finale as viewers wait to see if Meredith Gray (Ellen Pompeo) will die from coronavirus.
The final episode within the 12 months started with Meredith showing to make progress in her restoration as she was lastly awake and alert sufficient to work together with others.
She even managed to stand up and save one other affected person’s life throughout a ‘Covid excessive’ earlier than issues took a distressing turn and Meredith collapsed.
On account of her lungs severely broken and her important indicators dipping, her colleagues had been compelled to place her on a ventilator.
The extraordinary scenes gave some followers unwanted flashbacks to the death of one of many present’s beloved docs, Mark Sloan (Eric Dane).
After surviving the airplane crash in Season 9, Mark had a momentary surge of vitality the place he gave the impression to be okay earlier than he instantly crashed and was pulled off life support.
The parallels between Mark and Meredith’s suituations left Gray’s followers terrified for the surgeon as one wrote: ‘PLEASE TELL ME THIS IS NOT THE SURGE LIKE WHAT HAPPENED TO MARK!!!? @GreysABC @EllenPompeo #GreysAnatomy.’
One other tweeted: ‘i believe i’ve seen this movie earlier than, and that i didn’t just like the ending #GreysAnatomy.’
Whereas one added: ‘Y’all thought Meredith could be okay as a result of she was awake and speaking, however have you ever forgot what they did to us with Mark Sloan? I HAVE NOT!! @GreysABC @shondarhimes @EllenPompeo’
One other acknowledged: ‘Don’t inform me Meredith is gonna pull a Mark ? #GreysxStation19 #greysanatomy.’
We simply can’t consider we have now to attend till March to seek out out if Mer is okay.
The potential of Meredith dying has led to rising hypothesis about whether or not the show could come to an end subsequent 12 months.
Nonetheless government producer Andy Reaser shared future particulars about how issues are being approached about the show’s future.
Reaser informed Entertainment Tonight: ‘To not get too hung up on phrases, however there’s a distinction between an ending and the ending. Components of this season positively contain an ending.’
In actual fact, the season’s plotline is slight in flux as a result of unpredictable nature of filming amid the continued coronavirus pandemic.
Meredith awakened and gave the impression to be on the mend within the season 17 midseason finale (Image:ABC)
When requested concerning the sequence ending, showrunner Krista Vernoff informed Variety: ‘”I don’t know” is the trustworthy reply. I don’t know. And so, I deliberate an exceptional season, and I’ve deliberate what could be a season finale or what might be a sequence finale.
‘I by no means actually consider it’s actually over till everyone sits me down — they’re all going to have to return collectively and sit me down and inform me it’s actually over.’
She continued: ‘However you all the time should plan for each contingencies. We have now a plan for a way the season goes to finish, and I really feel actually good about that plan, however I’ll say that at this level in any given season, we normally have a plan for the place the season goes to finish and it doesn’t all the time finish the place we predict it is going to. So, you by no means know.’
Gray’s Anatomy returns in March, airing Thursdays on ABC.