As Meredith (Ellen Pompeo) points out, Amelia left a successful practice (and a guy) in California to move to Seattle to be closer to Derek (Patrick Dempsey) — the brother she resented. Amelia left her own wedding to Owen (Kevin McKidd) and quickly returned for the ceremony. Those same questionable decisions applied to her professional life, clashing with doctors at the hospital over procedures others deemed risky.
As Thursday's episode revealed, Amelia survives the surgery and painful recovery and winds up going back home with her estranged husband after she gives Owen an out on their marriage.
Below, Scorsone talks with THR about Amelia's storyline and what's next.
What was your first thought when you read that Amelia had a brain tumor? Did Krista Vernoff give you a heads up that you weren't being written out?
Krista gave me the heads up so I thankfully did not find out at the table read.Read more at HollywoodReporter