'Grey's' Washington 'Mad as Hell' About Being Dropped
Star's Contract Not Being Renewed
Isaiah Washington will not be scrubbing in for surgery at Seattle Grace Hospital next season and he is not a happy camper.
"I'm mad as hell and I'm not going to take it anymore," Washington said in a statement released through his publicist, Howard Bragman.
ABC announced it will not be renewing the contract of the troubled actor.
The move was confirmed by two sources with knowledge of the situation, one of whom said, "It was a difficult year and this should come as no surprise to anyone."
Officials at ABC Television Studio, which produces "Grey's Anatomy," declined comment.
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I'd wondered if that was the plan when he disappeared at the end of the last ep. I guess I was right.
On the bright side, there's now an opening in the cast, perfect for Peter and fulfilling the wish of pat_t and me! 'Cus it's all about us!