Chandra Wilson

Chandra Wilson is taking another spin in the director's chair, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively. Wilson, who plays Dr. Miranda Bailey on Grey's Anatomy, will direct the third episode of this season, which features several of the fifth-year residents doing their first solo surgeries.

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This is the fifth time Wilson has directed. Her co-star Kevin McKidd, who plays hunky trauma surgeon Owen Hunt, is slated to direct his second episode this season.

Grey's Anatomy
premieres Thursday, Sept. 22 at 9/8c.