Air-time legends: the longest-running TV series ever
'Grey’s Anatomy' continues record-breaking run with confirmed 18th season
'Grey’s Anatomy' will continue its record-breaking run! The beloved ABC scripted series has officially been renewed for an impressive 18th season. This next season of television's longest-running medial drama isn't designated as the last one either. Original cast members Ellen Pompeo, Chandra Wilson, and James Pickens Jr. have all signed new contracts, with Pompeo, who also is a producer on the show and the highest-paid actress on broadcast, closing a new one-year deal first after allegedly lengthy negotiations, Deadline reports.
Even though the show will span an incredible 18 seasons, it's certainly not the only series out there that has been on the air for an impressively long time. Click through this gallery to see the world's longest-running TV shows.
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