Katherine Heigl recounts her departure from Grey's Anatomy

Katherine Heigl and Ellen Pompeo recently had a conversation reflecting on their time on Grey's Anatomy and the show's success. Heigl addressed her controversial departure, admitting that she was naive and got on her soapbox, saying things she felt passionately about. She explained how she felt the need to please others and was confused by the negative reaction she received. Pompeo defended Heigl and acknowledged the pressure and attention that comes with success in the industry. They also discussed the show's impact, the challenges of fame, and their experiences on set.