Oh No!Sara Ramirez is Leaving ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ After 10 Seasons

Sara Ramirez is sadly leaving Grey’s Anatomy after 10 seasons.

After weeks of speculation, the 40-year-old actress confirmed her departure from the hit ABC show following the Grey’s Season 12 finale on Thursday, May 19.

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Sara on Grey’s in September 2015.

“I am deeply grateful to have spent the last 10 years with my family at Grey’s Anatomy and ABC, but for now I’m taking some welcome time off. [Shonda Rhimes] has been so incredible to work for, and we will definitely continue our conversations! I send my love to [Ellen Pompeo], the rest of the cast and crew, and I look forward to always being a part of the Shondaland family!” Sara wrote in a statement on Twitter.

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Sara — who played Dr. Callie Torres on the series — first joined Grey’s in 2006 as a recurring character in Season 2. She then starred as a main cast member from Seasons 2 through 12. We’ll miss you, Sara!

Click through the gallery below to see the Grey’s Anatomy cast then and now!