On Thursday, Oct. 7, ABC aired a promo for subsequent week’s episode of the medical drama sequence, and it supplied the primary take a look at Dr. Addison Montgomery again in motion at Gray Sloan Memorial. Kate, who exited as a series regular after season three, will start her season 18 run on Thursday, Oct. 14 and appear in “multiple episodes,” according to Deadline.
“Subsequent Thursday, guess who’s again,” the footage teased in voiceover. Viewers then watched as Addison approached a gaggle of awestruck residents who had been struggling a little bit of late.
“I am Dr. Addison Montgomery,” the neonatal surgeon informed the newbies. “And also you should be the group that is been screwing up this system.”
This was the proper strategy to reintroduce the beloved character, given how related it’s to the memorable line she delivered when viewers and Meredith Gray (Ellen Pompeo) alike met Addison for the primary time, manner again in season one.