US drama Grey’s Anatomy has been renewed for two more seasons, taking it to Seasons 16 and 17, set to eclipse ER as the longest-running medical drama in US history.
Star Ellen Pompeo has also been contracted for both seasons. The show has also elevated Chris Carmack, Jake Borelli and Greg Germann to series regulars.
Original stars Justin Chambers (Alex), Chandra Wilson (Bailey) and James Pickens Jr. (Richard) are all expected to return.
Grey’s has 10 million total viewers in Live+7 making it ABC’s most popular drama.
New episodes return to 7flix on Tuesday night.
How to Get Away with Murder, with Viola Davis, was also renewed for a sixth season.