Is Ellen Pompeo's ready to quit Grey's Anatomy???

ellen pompeo getty

ellen pompeo getty

Bad news, "Grey's Anatomy" fans . . . the show might not last much longer.  Season 15 starts on Thursday, and it might not make it past Season 16 next year.  Or at least ELLEN POMPEO might not.

Her contract is up after that, and she tells "Entertainment Weekly", quote, "I'm clearly not prepared right now to make any formal announcement about what my future is on the show, but I am really feeling like we have told the majority of the stories that we can tell.

"It's about time that I mix it up.  I'm definitely looking for a change."

Whenever the show does end, creator SHONDA RHIMES will come back to write the finale.  But even she doesn't know when that'll be.  She says, quote, "I have written the end of the show at least six times.

"But we just don't end.  Every time I thought, 'This is how the show should end,' we've gone past those moments, so I've stopped trying.  I have no idea now." 

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