|Grey's Anatomy Seasons|
The eleventh season of Grey's Anatomy will premiere on September 25, 2014. It will be broadcast on Thursday nights at 8 PM on ABC. Exactly like the previous season, this season will feature 24 episodes, to be broadcast in two uninterrupted blocks. Surprisingly, the eighth episode figures as the mid-season finale, whereas last season, it was the twelfth.
- Ellen Pompeo as Dr. Meredith Grey
- Justin Chambers as Dr. Alex Karev
- Chandra Wilson as Dr. Miranda Bailey
- James Pickens, Jr. as Dr. Richard Webber
- Sara Ramírez as Dr. Callie Torres
- Kevin McKidd as Dr. Owen Hunt
- Jessica Capshaw as Dr. Arizona Robbins
- Sarah Drew as Dr. April Kepner
- Jesse Williams as Dr. Jackson Avery
- Caterina Scorsone as Dr. Amelia Shepherd
- Camilla Luddington as Dr. Jo Wilson
- Jerrika Hinton as Dr. Stephanie Edwards
- Patrick Dempsey as Dr. Derek Shepherd
Recurring Guest Stars
- Kelly McCreary as Dr. Margaret Pierce
- Patrick Fabian as Dr. Oliver Lebackes
- Kate Burton as Dr. Ellis Grey
- Sally Pressman as Young Ellis Grey
- Geena Davis as Dr. Nicole Herman
- Jason George as Dr. Ben Warren
- Rebecca Field as Sabine McNeil
- Billy Malone as Jon McNeil
- J. August Richards as Young Richard Webber
- Nick D'Agosto as Dr. Graham Madden
Prominent Guest Stars
- Cynthia Youngblood as Nurse Cynthia Youngblood
- Payton Silver as Dr. Knox
- Grace Rowe as Paramedic Grace
- Aria Leabu as Young Meredith Grey
- Teresa Huang as Nurse Ruth
- Nicole Cummins as Paramedic Nicole Cummins
- JoAnna Rhambo as Nurse
- Casey Corn as Nurse
- Kevin Clarke as Paramedic
Notes and Trivia
- This season will be the first one not to feature Sandra Oh as Cristina Yang.
- ABC officially renewed Grey's Anatomy for its eleventh season on May 8, 2014.
- Shonda stated this season will be a very Meredith-centric season.
- The show will now air at 8 PM Thursdays instead of 9 PM Thursdays, the timeslot that it held from seasons three to ten.
- Like season 10, season 11 will split into two uninterrupted runs of twelve episodes each.
- This season seems to be containing a lot of episodes centered around one or two specific character(s).
- Shonda Rhimes tweeted that there will not be a photoshoot to promote this season.
- Meredith Grey has narrated the voice overs for 4 episodes so far (out of which 3 on her own).
- On June 23, 2014, it was announced that Caterina Scorsone was promoted to a series regular. This makes her the first character introduced in Private Practice to become a regular on Grey's Anatomy.
- The cast started filming the season on July 25, 2014.
- The first table read took place on July 22, 2014.
- On October 24, 2014, it was announced that Kelly McCreary had been promoted to a series regular.
Cast Promotional Photos
Only promotional photos for Caterina Scorsone were made, as she is a new main cast member.