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How Jennifer Love Hewitt Plans to Make 9-1-1 Return After Maternity Leave

Maddie is ready to reunite with Chimney and her baby! Or well, Jennifer Love Hewitt is at least. Hewitt had to exit Fox's 9-1-1, after three years on the show, to take maternity leave back in October—leading to an abrupt exit of her character, Maddie Buckley. But in a recent interview, the 43-year-old actress revealed that she is back and ready to give fans the answers they've been longing for.

9-1-1's Jennifer Love Hewitt Explains How Maddie's Storyline Helped Her Through Her Own Postpartum Journey

Click here to read the full article. Spoiler alert: We’re about to break down Maddie’s revealing return to 9-1-1. Haven’t watched? You’ve been warned. If watching Monday’s 9-1-1 made you emotional, just imagine how Jennifer Love Hewitt feels. Actually, you don’t have to. TVLine spoke with the actress about this week’s Maddie-centric hour, which answered every conceivable question that fans have asked since the character last appeared in October 2021. The episode, a deep exploration of Maddie’s postpartum struggles, also hit close to home for Hewitt. “When we started doing Maddie’s pregnancy storyline, I was not pregnant, but very quickly into that storyline,...

‘9-1-1’ Star Jennifer Love Hewitt on Maddie’s Heartbreaking Return to Baby Jee-Yun, ‘Complicated’ Chimney Future

Click here to read the full article. SPOLER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Boston,” the March 28 episode of “9-1-1.” “9-1-1” made its long-awaited return from its midseason hiatus last Monday, and this week’s installment included the even longer-awaited return of Jennifer Love Hewitt to the Fox first-responder drama’s Season 5. During the episode, viewers learned where Maddie (Hewitt) has been all this time, and why she wouldn’t come home to Chimney (Kenneth Choi) and their baby girl Jee-Yun. It turns out Maddie tried to die by suicide by drowning herself in the ocean amid her postpartum...

Jennifer Love Hewitt is ready to give closure to 9-1-1 fans

"The way Maddie left was very extreme — and the way that I was feeling when I left was very extreme because I was very pregnant. I think the audience has a lot of questions," Hewitt tells EW of returning tonight after maternity leave. "And I feel good about the fact that all of them will be answered on Monday."

‘9-1-1’: Jennifer Love Hewitt on Maddie & Chimney’s Future and That ‘Criminal Minds’ Reunion

[Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for 9-1-1 Season 5 Episode 12 “Boston.”]. Welcome back to 9-1-1, Maddie (Jennifer Love Hewitt) and Chimney (Kenneth Choi)!. The episode “Boston” reveals what happened to Maddie after she left Chimney and their daughter, with the two reuniting in the middle of a St. Patrick’s Day celebration while a new friend (played by A.J. Cook, whom Hewitt worked with on Criminal Minds!) needed medical assistance. Afterwards, the couple talked about everything. What happened to Jee-Yun in the tub was an accident, but “trying to kill myself wasn’t,” Maddie confessed, adding she got out of the ocean for Chimney and their daughter. By the end of the episode, they were heading home, together, as a family.