Ben is able to save both April and her daughter's lives, while Arizona makes amends with Callie and allows her to move with Penny and share custody of Sofia. Richard talks to Jackson after he tells April to do what she wants and raise the baby by herself. This season was the first not to feature as following the death of the character at the end of the eleventh season. With all the entrances secured and the elevators shut down, Ben and Andrew must do an emergency , while trapped in the hallway, on a mother who was involved in a five-car pileup. Meredith tries to talk to her father about his side of the story.
Callie and Penny finally make-up, as do Jo and Alex. A post-surgical tumor case pairs Jackson and April together, who are still at odds over the custody of their baby. Thus, this will be the first season in which Dr. Nathan confronts Meredith about her issues with Amelia, and the intensity of their argument leads to them making out in the hospital parking lot. After talking to Andrew about his secret romance, Richard finds out that it's Maggie who Andrew's dating. Unbeknownst to Stephanie and Jo, Penny has also applied despite the cards being stacked against her. Ben Warren since the sixth season of the medical drama.
Maggie fears that a possible could actually be an contracted from having sex with Andrew, so she gets tested at the hospital. The medical drama series focuses on a group of doctors at a hospital in Seattle, including several who began their careers at the facility as interns. On February 26, 2016, it was announced that and would both guest star in episode fourteen of the season. She eventually confronts Amelia about it and tells her to get her own life. Klaviter February 25, 2016 2016-02-25 7. Amidst all the love, or not so lovely feelings going on, it also looks like Amelia and Owen are going to be surprised someway, somehow by Betty. April and Jackson's relationship has hit the rocks after April has resumed her work overseas in Jordan, leaving Jackson high and dry once again.
This news brings much dismay to Callie, however she still continues into a relationship with Penny causing tension between herself, Meredith and Amelia Shepherd. He is revealed to have a dark history with , resulting in much friction between Hunt and Riggs, to the point where there is even a physical conflict. Production began on May 21, 2015, when Rhimes announced on that the writers were in full swing mapping the twelfth season. It was announced on June 15, 2015, that , who played a doctor on the produced show , would be added as a series regular for the twelfth season. Meredith, Bailey, Jackson, Callie and Jo travel to a military hospital to perform an extraordinary and extremely risky surgery on a veteran with an advanced tumor. As Ellis Grey would say: the carousel never stops turning. While Alex denies both of them, Callie is able to get Owen and Meredith to side with her.
Maggie learns that Bailey hired Dr. This results in April becoming pregnant with Jackson's baby, although she does not wish to tell him. She blames Arizona for not catching it earlier, but Arizona decides to hand the case over to another , so they can remain friends. Alex must decide which baby receives the transplant. The possibilities for what may come are endless. Meredith confides with Amelia, leading them to run away with Maggie.
With their friends and co-workers testifying on their behalf several issues are raised, such as Arizona's irregular work schedule and sex life and Callie's desire to move Sofia away from her established home life to live in New York with Penny. Meanwhile, Arizona looks for a new roommate, but after discovering from Stephanie why no one will live with her, Arizona agrees to have an intern, Andrew, as her roommate. Because of the annual Halloween television special , the twelfth season had a hiatus on October 29, 2015 following the 250th episode. He previously directed the films and. A promotional poster was released on September 16, 2015. Stephanie thinks breaking up with Kyle was a mistake and almost calls him while drunk. Will visits Meredith to ask her out on a date because she never returned his calls.
Arizona attempts to reach out to April and Jackson, but a false positive via for a birth defect sends April into a panic attack. Owen finally opens up to Amelia about why he's still upset about the disappearance of his sister. However, Will shows up at the hospital, offers to take Meredith home, and they end up getting dinner. Bailey appoints Meredith Chief of General Surgery after telling her she needs her to be her Bailey. Amelia proposes to Owen and he accepts. On June 5, 2015, it was announced that after several seasons of being a recurring role, was upgraded to a series regular.
Chambers announced on March 11, 2016, on that he will return as Dr. Catherine talks to April about her pregnancy, and finds enough evidence of fraud to go after custody rights of the baby. Ben is faced with the difference in income between him and Bailey. Meanwhile at the hospital, Alex is faced with a terribly difficult decision after newborn twins, Emma and Daniel, need liver transplants; however, only one of the parents is a match, and no other donors can be found. Dealing with the fallout of the custody battle, Callie and Penny break it off since Callie is no longer moving to New York; Arizona calls out Callie when she tries to arrange too many nights of visitation. This means that her character will be staying on the show through seasons 12 as well as possible seasons 13 and 14.
The doctors back at Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital must work with a group of high school cheerleaders when a stunt goes horribly wrong. Callie brings Penny to a dinner party hosted by Meredith, Amelia and Maggie. . Callie rushes to be with George after she learns that his dad needs an emergency procedure. After talking to Richard, Meredith decides to put aside her personal problems, just as Richard did with Meredith, and continue to work with Penny. Richard must teach Ben a lesson, when he goes rogue and opens up a patient in the psych ward using the clip from a clipboard and his bare hands. The fathers bond and learn to accept their daughters for who they are.