Leigh in Grey’s , Strickland in Spinoff


KaDee Strickland has come on board the upcoming “Grey’s Anatomy” spinoff, “Private Practice.”

Meanwhile, following her brief appearance at the end of “Grey’s” Season 3 finale, Chyler Leigh is joining the cast of the ABC show as a regular.

On “Practice,” set at a posh Los Angeles private medical practice, Strickland will play Charlotte, a doctor and hospital administrator.

On “Grey’s,” Leigh plays Meredith’s (Ellen Pompeo) half-sister, Lexie Grey, who comes to Seattle Grace as a new intern.