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Anatomy of a Shake-up

Jessica Capshaw and Sarah Drew are the latest beloved cast members whose time in Shondaland has run out.
Ellen Pompeo

AFTER GREY’S ANATOMY REVEALED THAT Jessica Capshaw and Sarah Drew were leaving the ABC show for creative reasons on March 8, fans immediately launched a petition to save their jobs, a phenomenon that’s happened no fewer than six times during the drama’s 13-year run on ABC—most notably after Patrick Dempsey’s McDreamy was killed

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