Movie News

Isaiah Washington returns to Grey’s Anatomy

Movie News

In news that’s sure to surprise some, fired “Grey’s Anatomy” star Isaiah Washington is set to return to the hit ABC drama, years after he was let go. The actor, shown the door after homophobic comments (aimed at co-star T.R Knight) caused a big stir on and off set, has been asked to reprise Dr. Preston Burke for an appearance in May.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Washington – who recently spoke candidly to Moviehole’s Carly Dennis about his regretful actions on the set of “Grey’s – is back to tie-up the storyline of one of the show’s most beloved characters, Cristina Yang, played by Sandra Oh. Oh, who has been with the series since its inception, is exiting this season.

“It’s important to me that Cristina’s journey unfolds exactly as it should,” showrunner Shonda Rhimes said in a statement. “Burke is vital to that journey — he gives her story that full-circle moment we need to properly say goodbye to our beloved Cristina Yang.”

Washington’s last appearance on “Grey’s Anatomy” was on the third season finale.

ShareShare on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Pin on Pinterest
View All Posts

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Subject

Your Message

captcha

More in Movie News

amandawaller

Amanda Waller part cast in Suicide Squad

Brooke CampbellDecember 18, 2014
andyserkis

Andy Serkis talks his Star Wars characters

Brooke CampbellDecember 18, 2014
charliesheen

Charlie Sheen reprising one of his classic roles

Caffeinated ClintDecember 18, 2014
stevecarell

Carell’s North Korea movie cancelled

Caffeinated ClintDecember 18, 2014
stevejobsbiopic

Stuhlbarg logs onto Jobs biopic

Caffeinated ClintDecember 18, 2014
arrey

Dumb guys want Carrey for Deep Cover

Caffeinated ClintDecember 18, 2014
theinterview

North Korea responsible for Sony attack

Caffeinated ClintDecember 18, 2014
theinterview

Sony not releasing The Interview now

Caffeinated ClintDecember 18, 2014
alienoutpost

Trailer : Alien Outpost

Caffeinated ClintDecember 17, 2014

Login

Lost your password?