Grey's Anatomy is a highly acclaimed medical drama that focuses on Meredith Grey as she struggles to maintain relationships while staying sharp at her new job. At Seattle Grace Hospital, she and her fellow doctors make new friends, new enemies and new lovers. The series follows through the hospital, finding personal and professional decisions are not black and white, only shades of grey.
ABC announced today that Grey's Anatomy has scored a two-season pickup that will bring it to Season 17. The series is on a truly impressive run, and today's renewal will see it reach even new heights.
Already the network's longest-running prime time scripted series of all time and the longest-running medical drama in TV history, today's two-season order will see Grey's Anatomy surpass ERas having the most seasons of any medical drama, with the former's 17 besting the latter's 15.
On the air since 2005, the veteran Shonda Rhimes hospital drama continues to be a strong performer in ABC's Thursday night lineup. While its ratings are not quite what they were in its heyday, the show still ranks as the network's top drama in the coveted adults 18-49 demographic.