When Jackson wondered how she would forward the news to her husband, Matthew (Justin Bruening), April was shocked by the news that the couple had actually separated, and that Matthew was living with his ailing brother in Philadelphia.
This makes for perhaps the most memorable part of the episode, as the former couple hold on. “Fingers crossed for new horizons,” April said, and Jackson repeated it to her. Ugh, these two.
And if you’re saying to yourself, “Wait, guess how Jackson will live in Boston and be another key member of the show,” then you’re ahead of us. Sure enough, a preview of the Thursday, May 20 episode mocked Jackson saying goodbye to his teammates, including Meredith Gray (Ellen Pompeo). Start crying.
While the episode aired on May 6 on the east coast, ABC confirmed to E! The news that the May 20 episode will be for Jackson last one as a principal cast member. In a statement shared by E! News, showrunner Krista Vernoff In part that said, “We miss Jesse so much and we miss Jackson Avery – who has played to perfection over the years.”
In a recent conversation with E! News, Sarah promises to make Japril happy in a “beautiful” union “that is very satisfying. “So far, we have come to an agreement.
Anatomy in Gray will air Thursday at 9 p.m. on ABC.