Thus, this will be the first season in which Dr. Callie assures Arizona she will always be Sofia's mom no matter what the judge decides. This season was the first not to feature as following the death of the character at the end of the eleventh season. The doctors back at Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital must work with a group of high school cheerleaders when a stunt goes horribly wrong. Filming began on July 22, 2015.
Release Date: 2015-11-06 Grey Sloan Memorial not only welcomes a new transfer resident, but also a patient who's the topic of converstation after accidentally sending his sex tape to his entire congregation. Meanwhile, Catherine continues to insert herself into Jackson and April's business against Richard's wishes. The fathers bond and learn to accept their daughters for who they are. Richard and Catherine face off in the wake of the news that Catherine wants Jackson to sue for custody of his baby. Please get new writers for next season and restore some dignity and grace to this show.
Meanwhile, Amelia reevaluates her relationship with Owen, and Catherine comes to town and shakes things up with April and Jackson. Bailey and Ben begin to squabble about Jackson still living with them, so Bailey withholds sex until Ben kicks him out. On May 2, 2014, the rest of the six original cast mates, , and , excluding Sandra Oh, renewed their contracts for another two seasons 11 and 12 as Drs. He will make his debut in the middle of the season, according to Rhimes. Meanwhile, April and Jackson try to put their differences aside for the sake of their baby, and Arizona makes a decision that could affect her relationship with Callie forever. Arizona struggles with accepting Callie's new relationship, and April avoids Jackson. Meanwhile, Maggie suspects that Richard knows about her relationship with Andrew.
Callie keeps trying to talk to Meredith about neglecting her responsibility to teach Penny; however, Penny stands up for herself to both Callie and Meredith. Meredith makes up with Amelia and tears down the wall in her house. It was announced on January 8, 2016 that will appear in one episode as a guest star which later turned out to be Jackson's patient Tatiana whom he treated over several years. Penny is named the winner of the grant, which shocks Callie and upsets Stephanie, who thought Amelia was in her corner. April and Jackson tentatively begin negotiating shared custody of their unborn child.
This news brings much dismay to Callie, however she still continues into a relationship with Penny causing tension between herself, Meredith and Amelia Shepherd. Maggie learns that Bailey hired Dr. Release Date: 2018-09-27 The doctors at Grey Sloan Memorial vie for a new position. Meanwhile, Ben leaps into action to help a friend. Andrew DeLuca as a guest star in the first eight episodes, was upgraded to a series regular on January 8, 2016. As Ellis Grey would say: the carousel never stops turning. Meanwhile, April is sealed in a bubble for the day after discovering that she has an unidentifiable rash, leading her to deal with everyone's problems without managing to fix her own with Jackson.
The doctors of Grey Sloan Memorial rush to stabilize Meredith and remain by her side in the harrowing aftermath. Tension quickly arises as Amelia demands to hear how Penny killed Derek, leading her to kick Penny out of the house. It was announced on June 15, 2015, that , who played a doctor on the produced show , would be added as a series regular for the twelfth season. In May 2015, rumors began to swirl that Heigl would return for the twelfth season. Dissenting opinions are welcome and encouraged here, but they can be expressed in a respectful and mature manner. When everyone has left, Penny apologizes to Meredith one more time, and Meredith says she'll see her on Monday.
Arizona connects with one of the elderly patients, who inspires her to find love again. Melendez in treating Paul, a hospital janitor Shaun has diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and one year to live. She blames Arizona for not catching it earlier, but Arizona decides to hand the case over to another , so they can remain friends. Richard talks to Jackson after he tells April to do what she wants and raise the baby by herself. The twelfth season includes the show's 250th episode, , which is the fifth episode in the season.
Bailey appoints Meredith Chief of General Surgery after telling her she needs her to be her Bailey. Stephanie thinks breaking up with Kyle was a mistake and almost calls him while drunk. Meanwhile, Richard wrestles with how to progress his relationship with Maggie when an old friend visits the hospital, and April brings in a case of a young boy from the Middle East. Maggie gets an invitation to her ex-boyfriend's wedding, which drives her crazy and leads to kissing Andrew at Joe's. Jo tells Alex to keep the engagement ring in the drawer, and Alex realizes April is pregnant. Alex must decide which baby receives the transplant.
Any spoilers posted before the time that they air during that time slot will be considered leaked information and will result in a ban. In surgery, the doctors are able to operate on the tall woman's tumor and her fractured vertebrae. However these problems become much worse for the two when Andrew starts to avoid Maggie. In the meantime, Jo patches things up with Stephanie, and they become friends again. Once arriving Meredith immediately recognizes Penny as one of the doctors that worked on her husband, at the time of his death. Amelia makes it back to the wedding and gets married to Owen.
Owen and Amelia later bond over their imperfect lives, Alex continues to be Meredith's person, and Jo and Stephanie fail to mend their friendship. April returns to Seattle after three months in Jordan only to find Jackson less than warm and welcoming. This also includes mentioning any site where illegal streaming is located in general. Callie and Penny begin to discuss how they can make their relationship work long distance, now that Penny will be heading to New York for a year. Amelia has to work together with Penny, whom she still resents for Derek's death, but Nathan helps her realize Penny is an excellent resident with a talent for neurosurgery. Meanwhile, Alex struggles with making a difficult decision that will affect the lives of newborn twins.