Los Angeles, Sep 7 (PTI) Popular TV series “Grey’s Anatomy” will feature its first openly gay male surgeon in season 15. Also Read - 12 Handpicked Memes to Peruse While You Wait for US Election Result, 2nd is Our Favourite!

Alex Landi will join the ABC drama in a recurring role as Dr Nico Kim in season 15, reported Deadline. Also Read - US Woman Wears Bikini Made of Masks to Protest Against COVID-19 Restrictions, Slammed Online

Landi will join recently cast Chris Carmack, as well as Kim Raver and Jeff Perry. Also Read - YouTuber Leaves Handwritten Note After Scratching Neighbour's Car, Resident's Response is Winning Hearts

A series of LGBT characters have been part of the Grey Sloan Memorial through the years. Bisexual Callie Torres (Sara Ramirez) and lesbian Arizona Robbins (Jessica Capshaw), were by far the most prominent.

Callie left the show in season 12, and Arizona decided to move to New York at the end of season 14.

“Grey’s Anatomy” kicks off its 15th season with a two-hour premiere on September 27 on ABC.

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