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Grey's Anatomy: Season 1 (2005)





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Air date: Mar 27, 2005
Air date: Apr 3, 2005
Air date: Apr 10, 2005
Air date: Apr 17, 2005
Air date: Apr 24, 2005
Air date: May 1, 2005
Air date: May 8, 2005
Air date: May 15, 2005
Air date: May 22, 2005

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In the first season of this medical drama, a group of surgical interns, including Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo), Cristina Yang (Sandra Oh), Izzie Stevens (Katherine Heigl), George O'Malley (T R Knight) and Alex Karev (Justin Chambers), begin working at Seattle Grace Hospital. On the night prior to her first day, Meredith goes to a local bar and sleeps with a man she never expects to see again. The man turns out to be neurosurgeon Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey), one of her new bosses. Izzie … More

Genre: Drama
Network: ABC
Premiere Date: Mar 27, 2005
Executive Producers: , , , , , , , ,
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Randall Arney
as Mr. Bryce
Josh Bywater
as Intern #1
Nate Reese
as Father of Patient #1
Debra D. Holt
as Big Man's Wife
Jeff Doucette
as Warren Sterman
Darlene Kegan
as Ruby Walker
Skyler Shaye
as Katie Bryce
Moe Irvin
as Tyler Christian
Billy Wood
as Senior Resident
Alice Lo
as Qing Lu
Kyle Dragna
as Ellen Parkins
Dinah Lee
as Grungy Chick
Rick Humphrey
as Taylor Nichols
Vladimir Rajcic
as Resident Doctor
Charles Walker
as Dr. Chesney
Jack Shearer
as Norman Franklin
Kate Burton
as Ellis Grey
Kathleen M. Darcy
as Anestheseologist
Laura Carson
as Gloria Savitch
Gregory Erff
as Mr. Jones
Jeff Marlow
as Drunk Man
Joan McCrea
as Louis' Mother-in-Law
Andre Panossian
as Code Team Leader
Linda Klein
as Med Tech
Kate Forster
as Jane Richie
John O'Brian
as CT Tecj
Larry Cahn
as Dr. Taylor
Catherine Dao
as Dr. Knox
Patricia McCormack
as Mrs. Franklin
David Vegh
as Tony Savitch
Grinnell Morris
as Intern #4
Richard Gilbert-Hill
as Small Town Doc
Robbie Troy
as Ms. Bryce
Kristy Munden
as Trauma Nurse
Linda Nile
as Louis' Sister-in-Law
Rudolph McCollum
as Viper's Male Friend
Kathleen Bailey
as Reproductive Counsel...
Chad Einbinder
as Sam Friedman
Lisa Kaminir
as Doris Friedman
Joyce Guy
as Ms. Henry
Ellen Pompeo
as Meredith Grey
Sandra Oh
as Cristina Yang
Katherine Heigl
as Izzie Stevens
T.R. Knight
as George O'Malley
Justin Chambers
as Alex Karev
Ping Wu
as Seymour Glass
Chandra Wilson
as Miranda Bailey
Patrick Dempsey
as Derek Shepherd
Jane Morris
as Mrs. Goff
Isaiah Washington
as Preston Burke
James Pickens Jr.
as Richard Webber
Alice Lu
as Qing Lo
Keith David
as Lloyd Mackie
Brent Sexton
as Jerry Frost
Anna Maria Horsford
as Liz Fallon, Nurse Li...
Bruce Weitz
as Mr. Levangie
Kevin Rahm
as Cable Duff, Duff
Lauren Bowles
as Alice Franklin
Amanda MacDonald
as Claire Rice
Sarah Hagan
as Devo Friedman
Taylor Nichols
as Mr. Humphrey
Alex S. Alexander
as Annie Connors
Sean Palmer
as Intern #3
Kathryn Joosten
as Mrs. Drake
F.J. Rio
as Jorge Cruz
Joan McMurtrey
as Zoey Glass
Wayne Wilderson
as Bill Adams
Valerie Cruz
as Zona Cruz
Josh Stamberg
as Tommy Walker
Barry Shabaka Henley
as Mr. Patterson
Lara Phillips
as Mr. Levangie's Daugh...
Russell Hornsby
as Digby Owens
Wendy Davis
as Holly Adams
Tom Choi
as Fluoroscope Tech
Kerri Higuchi
as Peds Intern
Kelsey Kemper
as Shelley's Daughter, ...
Chris Hendrie
as Dr. Harry Victor
Stacey Hinnen
as Mr. Johnson
Brad Pennington
as Radiologist
Patricia Bethune
as Older Nurse
Elise Robertson
as Ms. Johnson
Yvonne Farrow
as Heart Patient's Wife
Sara Ramirez
as Callie Torres
Gary Kraus
as Louis Cardon
Kevin Mckidd
as Owen Hunt
Jack Merrill
as Technician
Jessica Capshaw
as Arizona Robbins
Yolanda Snowball
as Physical Therapist
John O'Brien
as Radiology Tech #1, T...
Jesse Williams
as Jackson Avery
Walter Wong
as Tech, Technician
Sarah Drew
as April Kepner
Cindy Drummond
as Louis's Wife
Helene McCardle
as ER Doctor
Sharmila Devar
as Female Intern
Jerrika Hinton
as Stephanie Edwards
Caterina Scorsone
as Amelia Shepherd
Alex Thayer
as Allison
Kelly J. McCreary
as Margaret "Maggie" Pi...
Chip Keyes
as Big Man
Shannon Burwell
as Crying Patient
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Aaaaaand the first tears of many to be spilled appear on my cheeks. Damn you, Shonda! Damn yoooooou!

Full Review… | September 12, 2013
Television Without Pity

Soap opera. As the scene of all these interpersonal fireworks is a hospital, patients do share the screen. But they're wheeled in as excuses to get the leads into the OR or as metaphors for something Meredith and her newbie cohorts need to learn.

Full Review… | October 19, 2005

I am at least convinced that nerve-racked Meredith and her buddy band of handsome cutups have a higher calling than liposuction, insurance fraud, grandstanding, and golf.

Full Review… | April 11, 2005
New York Magazine/Vulture
Top Critic

I want to see bags under the eyes; I want to see yellow teeth from drinking too much soda on call; I want to see a unibrow on somebody. Still, I think it's a great show. I'm totally hooked.

Full Review… | April 4, 2005
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

The script by Shonda Rhimes, nimbly directed by Peter Horton, is nothing but a casserole made of equal parts ham and corn.

Full Review… | March 26, 2005
Washington Post
Top Critic

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