Wednesday, May 24, 2023

Casting News - Nick Gehlfuss Departs NBC's 'Chicago Med' After 8 Seasons

Casting News - May 24, 2023

NBC's Chicago Med.

  • Nick Gehlfuss has exited the cast of the drama after eight seasons as a series regular. He made his final appearance as Dr. Will Halstead in the Season 8 finale "Does One Door Close and Another One Open?" which aired tonight. Gehlfuss is the drama's second original series regular to depart the cast during its eighth season - following Brian Tee's departure in December 2022. Oliver Platt, S. Epatha Merkerson and Marlyne Barrett are the only series regulars from the first season to remain on the drama, which has been renewed for its ninth season.
  • In his final appearance, Will left the hospital following the many changes at Gaffney Medical Center and reunited with his ex-fiancĂ©e, Dr. Natalie Manning (Torrey DeVitto, who made a cameo appearance for the first time since her departure in the Season 7 premiere).