Krista Vernoff Checks Out as Showrunner of ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Station 19’

Krista Vernoff Checks Out as Showrunner of ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Station 19’

The showrunner was hand-picked by Shonda Rhimes to take over the ABC medical drama when the creator departed for Netflix. Krista Vernoff is checking out of ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy and its spinoff, Station 19. The showrunner will exit at the end of the medical drama’s current 19th season and conclusion of the firefighter spinoff’s seventh season. There is no word on a new showrunner for both Shonda Rhimes-produced shows as ABC has yet to renew either. Sources say that Grey’s …