Many Grey’s Anatomy fans have been waiting for the upcoming season 18 episode to broadcast on ABC for several weeks. On December 16, the Shondaland series began its winter break. And now, some viewers are wondering when the show would return in the new year. So, when will Grey’s Anatomy return in 2022, and has the release date for season 18 episode 9 been moved back due to the production delay? Everything you need to know is listed here.
‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Season 18 Episode 9 air date and time
Unfortunately, new Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 episodes won’t air for a few more weeks. Following the December winter finale, ABC announced that Grey’s Anatomy will return on February 24, 2022. Episode 9 will also air at 9 p.m. ET, as is usual for the show.
Having said that, some Shondaland fans may want to make time for the upcoming winter premiere. Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 9 will be part of a crossover event with Station 19, according to ABC. The firefighter spinoff airs tonight at 8 p.m. ET.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic delayed the restart of Grey’s Anatomy and Station 19 by two days, according to TVLine on January 5. The publication did note, however, that the delay is not expected to have an impact on ABC’s schedule.
Then on Jan. 10, Grey’s Anatomy confirmed that season 18 will return with new episodes on Feb. 24. Meanwhile, Shondaland medical drama announced that it will be back for season 19 in the future. Ellen Pompeo, who plays the beloved Meredith Grey, will also come back for another season.