• Katherine Heigl adopted a daughter in 2009
  • Because she returned to Grey's Anatomy, she barely had any time for her
  • Katherine Heigl regrets that deeply now

Katherine Heigl opens up big time! Did Grey's Anatomy actually take precious years with her daughter away from her? The actress starred from 2005 to 2010 in her signature role of "Dr. Izzie Stevens" on the hit ABC series. But it apparently came at a great cost for Heigl who missed out on her family.

Katherine Heigl: No time for her baby because of Grey's Anatomy?

In 2009, Katherine Heigl brought home her adopted daughter, Naleigh, along with her husband, singer Josh Kelley. Katherine Heigl now reveals she feared missing the chance to be with her child because she returned back to work which demanded a lot of hours away from home.

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Heigl talked to The View about her struggles during the height of her success on the show. "I never saw that baby. I was at work with three triplets who were playing my goddaughter and I spent more time with them than I did with my new daughter and she bonded with my husband", Heigl said.

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