Grey's Anatomy is a medical drama set at the fictional Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital in Seattle. The series covers the stories of the interns and residents at the hospital as they try to balance their personal lives with the demands of their medical training. The main character is Meredith Grey, who is married to a neurosurgeon at the hospital .The show follows her life as a third year resident at the hospital in the surgical department run by Dr Richard Webber. It covers not only her relationship with her husband, but also with her best friend Cristina Yang and her interactions with the other doctors and staff. Written by
Operations. Relations. Complications.
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Did You Know?
As is common for major TV and film productions, stars of the show have become famous in roles other than those they originally sought. Sandra Oh
was initially looking to audition for the part of Dr. Bailey. On The Oprah Winfrey Show
(1986), Isaiah Washington
(Dr. Burke) said that he had auditioned to play the role of Dr. Shepherd. See more
Dr. Ellis Grey, Meredith's mother, is played by Kate Burton
in her old age and Sarah Paulson
in her youth. Burton has light blue eyes, but Paulson has dark brown eyes. See more
Dr. Meredith Grey
The fantasy is simple. Pleasure is good. And twice as much pleasure is better. That pain is bad. And no pain is better. But the reality is different. The reality is that pain is there to tell us something. And there is only so much pleasure we can take without getting a stomachache. And maybe that's okay. Maybe some fantasies are only supposed to live in our dreams.
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