‘Getting up early tomorrow morning to begin a week of fulfilling one of my biggest dreams…’ her twitter feed read, which was followed the next day by: ‘For all of you amazing patient people… I’m so thrilled to announce that this week I’m shooting Grey’s Anatomy!!!!!!!!’
The 17-year-old Disney Channel star is reportedly playing the role of a patient receiving treatment for possible schizophrenia. The episode will be aired in the US in May.
Lovato seemed to be excited to share her meeting with McDreamy as she tweeted: ‘By the way… Mr Patrick Dempsey himself wants me to give a shoutout to you guys! hahahaha so awesome.’