Patrick Dempsey has announced that he will be leaving Grey’s Anatomy after the drama’s eighth season.
The actor, who plays Dr Derek Shepherd, confirmed the news during an interview for Vanity Fair Italia, saying: “[Season eight] is gonna be my last. I do not know what’s going to happen to the other characters, but for me it’s done.”
“It’s been great and a great part of my life. But I can’t see me doing it anymore.”
Source: Digital Spy