8 Shondaland Actors Who Quit Their Shows — and 7 Who Were Let Go
When you produce more than 800 episodes of television, as Shonda Rhimes has through her production company, Shondaland, you’re gonna have some cast shakeups along the way.
From the turbulent early years of Grey’s Anatomy to the long-running show’s latest bow-out, we’re recapping more than a dozen other Shondaland cast exits—including departures from Private Practice, Scandal, How to Get Away With Murder, and Station 19, and Bridgerton.
We may never know what really happened with Patrick Dempsey and Katherine Heigl on Grey’s, but we do have the skinny on other big-name departures from the Shondaland family. And as you’ll see below, some were more amicable than others….