Consulting Producer Elisabeth Finch Takes Personal Leave from ‘Grey’s Anatomy’

Administrative leave converting to private leave Elizabeth Finchon consulting manufacturer gray’s anatomy Whose medical and personal history is under investigation.

“I will always be one of them” gray’s anatomybiggest fans of,” according to a statement provided to Deadline. “I loved the show from day one and had the honor of writing for it from day one onwards. The proudest moment of my career was watching rape survivors get ‘Silent All This Years’ episodes. gray’s anatomy A big hearted, wonderful family. As hard as it is to take some time off right now, I know it’s more important that I focus on my family and my health. I am very grateful to Disney, ABC and Shondaland for allowing me to do this and for supporting me during this difficult time.

Earlier this month, ABC puts writer on personal leave after the anchor Questioned his medical history. Some of his previous claims included how he was diagnosed with a rare form of bone cancer, how he had lost a kidney and part of his leg, but was then misdiagnosed, and how he was treated by a male director. had endured verbal and sexual abuse. the Vampire Diaries.

The Los Angeles law firm of Lovely & Singer, representing Finch, previously stated that “MS. Finch will not disclose his personal health matters. Likewise, he will not speak about his pending divorce from his estranged wife, Jennifer Baer, ​​or comment on any statements that Ms. Baer has made to Ms. Finch. about to be given to third parties.,

In addition to writing for the Grays, Finch was a prolific freelancer, sharing her personal medical stories with outlets allie, Hollywood Reporter And this Shondaland Website, His past credits include Vampire Diaries, No Ordinary Family And true Blood. she joined gray’s anatomy in 2015.