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Grey's Anatomy Alum Joins Chicago Fire

There's a bromance coming up for Severide

Liz Raftery

Grey's Anatomy heartthrob Scott Elrod is heading to Chicago Fire.

TVGuide.com has confirmed that Elrod, who played Meredith's (Ellen Pompeo) brief love interest Dr. Thorpe on the most recent season of Grey's, has been cast as Travis Brenner, a social media celebrity who befriends Severide (Taylor Kinney), on Season 5 of Chicago Fire. The character will appear in a multi-episode arc.

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Travis and Severide meet on a fire call, according to TVLine, after which Severide is "tempted to join Brenner's fast-paced inner circle."

On Monday, Elrod posted a picture of himself with some of the Chicago Fire gang on Instagram:

Chicago Fire returns Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 10/9c on NBC. Are you looking forward to Severide's bromance?