Fans of Suits were already devastated when it was revealed Meghan Markle’s character Rachel Zane was leaving.
Now it’s been announced that Patrick J Adams, who plays her on-screen boyfriend Mike Ross, will also not be returning to the show.
In a statement to the cast, crew and fans, the actor said: “From the bottom of my heart, thank you.”
He added: “I’m excited to now step across the screen and become solely a fan of the show.”
— Suits (@Suits_USA) January 31, 2018
USA Network shared a trailer for the second part of season seven – which returns on 28 March – on its website on Tuesday.
It also confirmed that there would be a season eight but it won’t feature Patrick or Meghan – who play the on-screen couple.