Will Bailey ever return to Gray Sloan? ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ boss explains | Entertainment
After visiting her old workplace to get a glimpse of Gray Sloan Memorial’s newest class of interns, “bottom of the barrel” – and being tipped off by the guy who wanted to be the surgical program’s “vagina” – Miranda Bailey (Chandra Wilson) seemed all too happy to let Richard Webber (James Pickens Jr.) handle the situation.
“Good luck with that,” she said over her shoulder as she left the Gray Sloan emergency room at Grey’s AnatomySeason 19 premieres Thursday, October 6
Bailey “got really tired of carrying Gray Sloan on her shoulders” last season, Grey’s Showrunner Krista Vernoff explained to TVLine recently. “And she made the decision to step away for her mental health and well-being.”
But how long will Bailey’s fun job last? Will she ever come back to the hospital?
Grey’s Anatomy spoilers ahead!
Bailey will indeed return to Gray Sloan, per TVLinewho previously reported that the character would soon team up with Addison, played by the former Kate Walsh. fans of the story “will learn a little more about Addison’s life in Los Angeles,” Vernoff told the site last week.
The Grey’s The boss added that the ABC show will dive into what an ambitious person like Bailey does “when they kind of reach the top of where they want to go” and have to find other areas where that ambition can be. useful.
“For Bailey, it’s in so many areas,” said Vernoff, who also handles the fate of Bailey’s husband, Ben, as the spinoff’s showrunner. Post 19. “It can also be a case, in some ways, of more being less.”
Vernoff also teased that the key for Bailey might be “finding the joy of taking a lesser title at work in favor of a richer, happier life.”
Actor Chandra Wilson said packaging recently that Bailey is “too curious” to stay away from Gray Sloan for long. “She’s actually going through the same transition that most people in the world are going through right now, where your priorities change as a result of everything we’ve been through for the past three years, at this point,” he said. she declared. added.
Wilson also said we’ll see another side to Bailey in season 19 as the character redefines his role as Gray Sloan. “We saw a person who had goals from day one; we got to see her achieve those goals in real time,” the SAG Award winner observed. “And we also got to see the difference between who she thinks she is and who the audience knows she is. So I think in Bailey’s mind, she’s still the person you met in the pilot for the most part. , but as an audience member, you know better now, don’t you?
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