Ten Things You Didn’t Know about Grey’s Anatomy

Monte Carlo Television Festival - Day 6

Last May marked the 10th season finale of Grey’s Anatomy. It was also the season that would be star Sandra Oh’s last. She had been playing Dr. Cristina Yang since 2005 and decided to not renew her contract. Her exit was not as grizzly as some of the others that left before her. Dr. Yang moved to Switzerland and is now running Dr. Burke’s hospital.  Fans will be happy to know that stars Patrick Dempsey, Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, Sara Ramirez, James Pickens Jr., and Chandra Wilson all have inked two year deals to stay with the show through 2016. Take a look at ten other facts regarding the medical drama.

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Tim Gerstenberger received a BA degree in Communication from Saginaw Valley State University and a MSA degree in Human Resources from Central Michigan University. He currently works as a Recruiter for Chemical Bank, one of the largest banks headquartered in the state of Michigan. His past work has been published on Yahoo! and Examiner. He also contributes to other television/celebrity based websites. He has had a passion for TV since an early age and some of his current favorite shows include: Friends, The Office, How I Met Your Mother, Happy Endings, Friday Night Lights, Bones, The Mindy Project, Chicago Fire, and The Good Wife. He currently resides in the Bay City, Michigan area.
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  • Jen

    There was no Alex in the pilot originally? THAT must be the reason why I watched the pilot first but didn’t like it much lol. If it weren’t for Alex, I never would have become such a huge fan. He’s my favorite character and basically the reason I’m still watching. As long as Justin is in it, I will watch.