Alex Karev’s 16-year journey on Grey’s Anatomy came to an abrupt end recently. However, Alex is not the only celebrity who left the show for unknown reasons. It seems that Grey’s Anatomy is on a firing spree.
Over the years, we’ve been watching Grey’s Anatomy and we have seen many actors have come and gone for various reasons. Most recently, it was Justin Chamber aka Dr. Alex Karev who bid adieu to the show. While some actors quit the show because they had to join other shows, there are those who got fired for reasons unknown.
- Did Alex Karev leave the show or did the channel fire him?
- Grey’s Anatomy is on a firing spree of their actors, but why?
- A bid-farewell for Alex Karev!
Alex Karev’s Journey Came To End: Leave A Light On
Recently, the episode of ‘Grey’s Anatomy: Leave A Light On‘ revealed where the character of Dr. Alex Karev has been this whole time and how he was going to be written off from the show. But it was quite shocking for the fans of the show. Justin Chamber’s character is one of the main characters in the show and he has been there since the show kicked off in 2005. It’s quite hard to digest Alex’s exit from the show. But not only that, it may also affect the audience of Grey’s Anatomy.
Grey’s Anatomy’s hire and fire policy
The actors who left the show tried to convince us that they were the ones who quit the show. But insiders tell the tabloids that they actually got fired. There have a number of cast who were once a part of the show. But do you know that Grey’s Anatomy fired almost five actors from the show?
These actors include big names—Katherine Heigl, Patrick Dempsey, Isaiah Washington, Brooke Smith, and Jessica Capshaw. Now, with Justin Chamber’s exit from the show, rumours state that the number has increased to six. These actors have been the soul of the show and it was a shock to fans when the makers decided to let them go. Will the show ever be the same without them?
What are your thoughts on Alex Karev’s exit from the show? Do you think Justin is also one of the victims of Grey’s Anatomy’s firing spree? Share your views with us in the comment section below.