I wanted to be gay. He became emotional at one point in the interview. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. However, on June 7,ABC announced it had decided not to renew Washington's contract, and that he would be dropped from the show. In Januaryin an interview with I Am Entertainment magazine, Washington spoke about life after Grey's Anatomy and he stated, "I don't worry about whether or not the stories I tell will destroy my acting career because, you can't take away something that doesn't exist.
Preston Burke, broke off his wedding to Dr.
Have you heard from many of your castmates? Curveballs Along the Way. I love Shonda Rhimes and her writing ability and I felt like she made me a better actor because of her talent. Views Read Edit View history. She called me on Thursday of last week [June 7] and told me that I would not be returning to the show. Washington revealed in an interview with Star Jones that his father, after whom he was named, was murdered when he was 13 years old. Washington has since made a return to the spotlight with his new crime drama Blue Caprice, which is inspired by the real life Beltway sniper attacks in Washington, D.
Would you work with ABC again? Washington struggled to find acting work for some time after the fall out and he found himself in serious financial trouble. Washington is also known for his role as Dr. Washington reignited the controversy by repeating the slur as part of a denial in front of reporters backstage at the Golden Globes in January. I think a lot of people are out of the country.