September 22, 2016
thirteenth season of Grey's Anatomy premiered on September 22, 2016. The season consisted of 24 episodes. It aired on Thursday nights at 8PM on ABC.
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ABC officially renewed Grey's Anatomy on March 3, 2016.
This is the first season since season two not to feature Sara Ramirez as Callie Torres .
Filming started on August 1, 2016.
The table read for the premiere took place on July 22, 2016.
The table read for second episode took place on August 8, 2016.
The table read for third episode took place on August 19, 2016.
The table read for the fourth episode took place on August 30, 2016.
The table read for the eighth episode took place on September 21, 2016.
The table read for the ninth episode took place on October 17, 2016.
The table read for the fourteenth episode took place on December 2, 2016.
The table read for the finale took place on March 24, 2017.
Sarah Drew wrapped on April 4, 2017 and Jessica Capshaw wrapped on April 5, 2017.
This season starts in mid-2017.
September 22, 2016
When one of Grey Sloan's own becomes a patient in the hospital, Dr. Bailey tries to figure out what happened. Meredith struggles with secrets that impact her relationships with Alex and Maggie. April and Catherine are at odds over the new baby.
Catastrophe and the Cure
September 29, 2016
Meredith thinks about her loyalties, while Alex deals with the fallout of his actions. Amelia and Owen host a dinner party with surprising guests. Jackson makes a suggestion to help April through her recovery.
I Ain't No Miracle Worker
October 6, 2016
A family argues at the hospital following a car crash at a funeral. Arizona is caught between Alex and Andrew. Ben has a new parenting role. Amelia helps Meredith and Maggie work through a problem.
October 13, 2016
Alex struggles to do the right thing, but can't get a break. Jackson and April adjust to life with the baby. Amelia is uncertain about her relationship with Owen.
Both Sides Now
October 20, 2016
Meredith and Bailey are at odds over their liver transplant patients. Owen is tasked with looking after baby Harriet. Amelia has trouble telling Owen some important news.
October 27, 2016
Grey Sloan sees the return of a familiar face. Catherine puts on the pressure, forcing Bailey to make a decision about Alex. Amelia faces a tough case in the emergency room.
Why Try to Change Me Now
November 3, 2016
The arrival of a new consultant puts the doctors on edge. Amelia and Owen bring their personal problems into the hospital. April explores some unfamiliar territory.
The Room Where It Happens
November 10, 2016
A critical surgery brings back pivotal memories for Meredith, Owen, Stephanie and Richard as they band together to save a life.
You Haven't Done Nothin'
November 17, 2016
Believing jail time awaits him, Alex makes an important decision about his future. The hospital treats victims of a building collapse. Richard wants answers about Eliza's presence at Grey Sloan.
You Can Look (But You'd Better Not Touch)
January 26, 2017
Bailey, Arizona and Jo treat a violent teenage inmate and her unborn baby at a maximum security women's prison.
February 2, 2017
Richard and the attending make Eliza's first day at Grey Sloan difficult. Meredith searches for Alex.
None of Your Business
February 9, 2017
Maggie's mother pays her a surprise visit. Bailey must make a tough decision when an attending refuses to work with Eliza. Stephanie gets pulled into Owen and Amelia's drama.
It Only Gets Much Worse
February 16, 2017
The residents are caught between warring attending physicians. April has a challenging first day in her new role at the hospital.
Back Where You Belong
February 23, 2017
Alex discovers much has changed at the hospital since he left. Jo must make a hard decision on a case. Arizona tries to distance herself from Eliza.
March 9, 2017
Richard, Jackson, April and Catherine tackle a tough trauma case intensified by hospital politics. Amelia finally faces her feelings about Owen. Meredith gets caught between Nathan and Alex.
Who Is He (And What Is He to You)?
March 16, 2017
April must make Jackson focus on the task at hand when the two travel to Montana to perform a complicated surgery on a young patient.
Til I Hear It From You
March 23, 2017
Diane Pierce returns to Grey Sloan, but Maggie still doesn't know why she's really there. Owen and Amelia address their problems as they work a trauma case together. Bailey tries to repair her relationship with Richard.
Be Still, My Soul
March 30, 2017
When Maggie's mom's health deteriorates, the doctors are at odds over how to treat her. Richard comes to grips with Bailey's betrayal.
April 6, 2017
When Maggie takes on a big case, many of the doctors are worried she's not the right one for the job. Stephanie makes the mistake of treating one of Grey Sloan's own.
In the Air Tonight
April 13, 2017
Meredith and Nathan have to confront their feelings when they get stuck sitting next to each other on a plane.
Don't Stop Me Now
April 27, 2017
Bailey and April work to fix things between Richard and Catherine. Eliza continues to pursue Arizona. One of Alex's previous patients returns to Grey Sloan.
Leave It Inside
May 4, 2017
April and Andrew consult with a patient who has an inoperable heart tumor. Alex and Eliza disagree about the treatment of a young patient. Stephanie and Ben make major decisions.
May 11, 2017
The doctors of Grey Sloan encounter a difficult case involving a dangerous patient. Owen receives life-changing news that pushes Amelia to step up to support him. Alex attends a medical conference after making a shocking discovery.
Ring of Fire
May 18, 2017
A dangerous patient escapes the hospital room, putting the doctor's lives at risk. Alex faces a difficult decision in his relationship with Jo. Meredith has big news for Nathan.
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