Gray’s Anatomy pulled off a shocking character comeback in its Season 18 premiere with the return of Scott Speedman as Meredith’s potential new love curiosity Dr. Nick Marsh. Followers have been thrilled by the potential for exploring the chemistry we received only a style of again in Season 14 when Nick visited Seattle for a transplant. Meredith ended up saving his life, and followers have hoped since that it wouldn’t be the place their story ended. Seems, Speedman and Ellen Pompeo felt the identical approach about their characters.
Ellen Pompeo acknowledged that after the actors had a good time filming the episode “One Day Like This,” the hope was at all times to carry Nick Marsh again and additional discover the surgeons’ flirtatious rapport. However whether or not it was timing struggles or not hitting the precise story, Gray’s Anatomy couldn’t discover a solution to match Nick again in — till now, that’s. Pompeo had some candy issues to say about her Season 18 co-star, raving to EW about the way in which the duo work collectively to develop their scenes.
Followers positively felt that chemistry effervescent as much as the floor as the brand new potential couple loved a romantic lakeside picnic within the episode, “Some Type of Tomorrow,” as Meredith contemplated accepting David Hamilton’s job supply. So it is glorious to listen to that it wasn’t all simply manufactured by performing expertise, and that it was an extension of Pompeo and Speedman being in complete sync.
Scott Speedman echoed Ellen Pompeo’s emotions on that entrance, telling Folks that working together with his real-life buddy has actually given him the liberty to go a bit deeper with the character of Nick Marsh.
After all followers can benefit from the relationship between two characters whatever the actors’ off-screen friendship, however I’ve to say there’s some added enjoyment understanding that Ellen Pompeo and Scott Speedman are having such a constructive expertise working collectively on Gray’s Anatomy’s easter egg-filled 18th season. It’ll be enjoyable to see Meredith navigate a brand new relationship, particularly amid the return of her late husband’s ex-wife.
That’s proper, Addison Montgomery is again in Seattle, and the following episode, “Hotter Than Hell,” is giving followers the second we’ve got been ready for, when Addison requests Meredith’s presence in her OR. Gray’s Anatomy airs at 9 p.m. ET Thursdays on ABC. Viewers may catch Scott Speedman on Season 3 of You, which premieres on Netflix on Friday, October 15. Make sure you try our 2021 Fall TV Schedule for much more upcoming premieres.