Here’s everything you need to know about the finale episode of Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 before it airs this week.
The 18th season of Grey’s Anatomy is currently airing and the finale episode is all set to air in the coming week which will be a two-episode premiere event. Many fans worldwide have fallen in love with the characters in this long-running series as Grey’s Anatomy makes them go through all the feelings they don’t want to go through. It is a reflection of every decision they have made and will make in their lives. Around the seasons, the show’s compelling plot has drawn viewers from all over the world, and they’ve been wondering who the series finale episode would be in order to rule out any future seasons.
If you want to know every new detail about the next episode then you have reached the right place as we’ve compiled a list of all the things you need to be aware of before diving into the episode to refresh your memory and get a glimpse of the potential plot and twists put into the screenplay by the show’s creator. To learn more about Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episodes 19 and 20, keep reading.
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 19 and 20 Release Date
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 19, Out for Blood, and Episode 20, You Are the Blood, are set to premiere on Thursday, May 26, 2022, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC. Episode 19 is currently reported to be directed by Kevin McKidd and Episode 20 is reported to be directed by Debbie Allen. It is the final episode out of the 20-episode season, which will conclude as a two-episode and two-hour-long event so that the audience would be able to binge-watch them as continuing finale episodes for the series to make an effective concluding storyline.
— Grey's Anatomy (@GreysABC) May 20, 2022
All episodes are approximately 43 minutes, excluding commercials, and are broadcast in both high-definition and standard. Furthermore, as stated above that the season finale will be a 2-hour event combining episodes 19 and 20 which will be exciting to watch. Here’s the complete episode guide for you to understand the series’ schedule and plan ahead to watch the next episode and understand the plot even better before watching the finale.
- S18E1: Here Comes the Sun – September 30, 2021
- S18E2: Some Kind of Tomorrow – October 7, 2021
- S18E3: Hotter Than Hell – October 14, 2021
- S18E4: With a Little Help From My Friends – October 21, 2021
- S18E5: Bottle Up and Explode! – November 11, 2021
- S18E6: Everyday Is a Holiday (With You) – November 18, 2021
- S18E7: Today Was a Fairytale – December 9, 2021
- S18E8: It Came Upon a Midnight Clear – December 16, 2021
- S18E9: No Time to Die – February 24, 2022
- S18E10: Living in a House Divided – March 3, 2022
- S18E11: Legacy – March 10, 2022
- S18E12: The Makings of You – March 17, 2022
- S18E13: Put the Squeeze on Me – March 24, 2022
- S18E14: Road Trippin – March 31, 2022
- S18E15: Put It to the Test – April 7, 2022
- S18E16: Should I Stay or Should I Go – May 5, 2022
- S18E17: I’ll Cover You – May 12, 2022
- S18E18: Stronger Than Hate – May 19, 2022
- S18E19: Out For Blood – May 26, 2022
- S18E20: You Are the Blood – May 26, 2022
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Finale Episode Promo
Take a look at the promo of Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 19 and Episode 20 below:
What to expect in Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 19 and Episode 20?
We must emphasize that it is currently extremely difficult to predict the events of Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episodes 19 and 20, as little to no information regarding the next episode has been released. Furthermore, there are no potential spoilers circulating on social media that could provide us with information regarding the plot.
As a result, viewers will only be able to interpret the narrative when the episodes air, which is a good thing because viewers should be able to construct and guess about plotlines without knowing the real story ahead of time. This adds to the excitement of watching the series.
If you’re curious about the storyline possibilities for the following episode, the official summary of the episodes states as follows will help to shed some light on the potential plot of the upcoming episode.
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 19, Out for Blood, Promo of the Season Finale states, “Due to a blood shortage, Grey Sloan Memorial is setting up a voluntary donation center. Meanwhile, Nick asks Meredith for help with his patient, and Winston is hung up on his relationship with his brother.” This is the first hour of the season finale of “Grey’s Anatomy,”
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 20’s, You Are the Blood, official synopsis states, “The blood shortage at Grey Sloan Memorial continues. Meanwhile, Meredith makes a risky decision regarding a patient, and Owen’s actions to help his fellow veterans come to light.” This is the second hour of the season finale of “Grey’s Anatomy.”
According to the synopsis and promo, these two episodes are more essential than any other this season as this is a grand conclusion that will bring many major events together which is crucial as this will help to understand the plot and where the series might be heading in terms of any future installments of the franchise. Moreover, this finale episode will also determine if there are any potential character arcs that can lead to some cliffhangers or a new introduction of a new plotline that may be explored in new seasons if the network decided to renew the series in the near future. Hence, viewers could wait patiently and speculate about the possible plotlines which the show creators have included in the finale episode.
Where to watch Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episodes 19 and 20?
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episodes 19 and 20 will premiere on ABC and will thereafter be streamed on the ABC website. The viewers can also watch the episodes on-demand and on Hulu the day following their premieres on air. All previous seasons of Grey’s Anatomy, on the other hand, are currently available on fuboTV and Netflix. Grey’s Anatomy is also available for rent or purchase depending on the viewer’s area on Amazon Prime Video, iTunes, Google Play, and Vudu, with a variety of membership plans to select from.
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 19 and 20 Cast
The main prominent cast of the series includes the following:
- Ellen Pompeo as Dr. Meredith Grey
- Chandra Wilson as Dr. Miranda Bailey
- James Pickens, Jr. as Dr. Richard Webber
- Kevin McKidd as Dr. Owen Hunt
- Caterina Scorsone as Dr. Amelia Shepherd
- Camilla Luddington as Dr. Jo Wilson
- Kelly McCreary as Dr. Maggie Pierce
- Kim Raver as Dr. Teddy Altman
- Jake Borelli as Dr. Levi Schmitt
- Chris Carmack as Dr. Atticus Lincoln
- Anthony Hill as Dr. Winston Ndugu
- Scott Speedman as Dr. Nick Marsh
The guest cast members of episodes 19 and 20 are as follows:
- Kate Burton as Dr. Ellis Grey
- Cedric Sanders as Simon Clark
- Bianca Santos as Kristen Clark
- Kristen Lehman as Cora
- Sandy Martin as Sally
- Aniela Gumbs as Zola Grey Shepherd
- Jaicy Elliot as Dr. Taryn Helm
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Episode 18: A Quick Recap
The previous episode, Stronger Than Hate, was released on May 19, 2022. The episode was directed by Chandra Wilson and written by Julie Wong. The official synopsis of the episode states, “A dinner party is thrown at the sister house in Nick’s honor; Grey Sloan Memorial receives a victim of a brutal hate crime.”
Take a look at the promo below:
We have highlighted some of the key takeaways from the episode which shows that Maggie and Winston are preparing for Nick’s dinner party, where Maggie plans to question him. On the other hand, Amelia and Kai arrive at Mer’s residence and are tasked with caring for the children. Everyone arrives early, except Mer, who is still missing. Before she goes, Mer catches a case involving a woman who was assaulted because of her race.
The viewers see that Catherine is undergoing chemotherapy alongside Kristin and Simon. Nico is assisting the woman who was the victim of a hate crime. Winston is surprised when Wendell shows up at the gathering. On the other hand, Winston is attempting to determine whether or not Wendell is being pursued.
Maggie has reservations about Nick. Alice’s family shows there to support her and is devastated by her attack. Winston lashes off at Wendell for maybe leading them here when he tells him that someone is chasing him and know where he is. When Nick discusses his personal troubles with his sister, Maggie feels a connection with him.
Later we see that Levi follows up with Nico, who is unhappy over the case. Kristin was suffering from Braxton Hick’s contractions. Amelia is reminded by Kai that they do not want children. Maggie handed Wendell the money to pay the folks back, and he says he gave it to him as well, and Bailey is confused since Mer is still missing and Kai is uncomfortable with all of the children as the episode concludes. This leads to the plot lines for the upcoming episode which are expected to explore in more detail.
Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 Official Trailer
Grey’s Anatomy Official Synopsis
The official synopsis of the series states, “Doctors at a teaching hospital in Seattle hone their bedside manners on and off the job in this medical drama. While the staff at Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital deal with life-or-death consequences on a daily basis, they struggle to maintain personal lives and relationships.”
Catch up with all the previous episodes of Season 18 while you wait for Grey’s Anatomy Season 18 finale episodes and let us know what you look forward to seeing in the episode.