Ellen Pompeo will only appear in eight episodes of Grey’s Anatomy’s upcoming 19th season, but will continue as the show’s narrator. Hollywood Reporter. However, Pompeo will still be busy as reports surface that she is set to not only star in an untitled limited series for Hulu inspired by a true story, but will also be an executive producer alongside her production company Calamity Jane (via Term).
The Hulu series follows the strange story of Christine Barnett and her ex-husband Michael Barnett, who were accused of negligence after they allegedly settled their 9-year-old adopted daughter in an apartment in Lafayette, Indiana, and then moved to Canada. However, the Barnetts insisted that their adopted daughter, Natalia, was not a child, but was in fact an adult swindler. Magazine and Courier. Pompeo will play Christina, her first major role since she played the role of Dr. Meredith Gray in 2005.
Pompeo attributes Grey’s Anatomy’s longevity to the fact that it got an early streaming start, and while the series certainly turned that into enduring popularity, Pompeo obviously won’t let that stop it from progressing.