'Grey's Anatomy': Katherine Heigl wants back on the show - but does the show want her?


TV fans are never happy when a beloved character makes an abrupt exit... especially if it's because the actor opted not to return. Christopher Meloni on "Law & Order: SVU"... Lisa Edelstein on "House"... Chad Michael Murray on "One Tree Hill." But no one has caused a stir quite as much as Katherine Heigl did when she left "Grey's Anatomy" in 2009. Earlier in the year, she'd asked for her workload to be reduced to accommodate her new daughter and budding film career, but as her return to the show approached, she decided she didn't want to come back at all and requested a release from her contract. Now that she's got a new movie coming out ("One For the Money," which opens on Jan. 27) she says she's hoping for a return to the show. "I've told them I want to," she tells E!. "Being a showrunner and being a writer of a TV...



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