Inside Meredith and Derek's bedroom on the Grey's Anatomy set, a very naughty Patrick Dempsey climbs on top of his costar and friend of six-plus years, Ellen Pompeo, and admonishes there is to be "no thrusting." Joking that he's been "doing steroids" over his summer break, the pumped-up star plants one on Pompeo's lips before making an accusation that catches his leading lady off guard: "Did you just have a jelly doughnut?"
The lighthearted high jinks are welcome on a set that has been plagued with discontent for far too long...
Ellen Pompeo and Patrick Dempsey
After a miscarriage, a near fatal gunshot wound and other heart-stopping moments in the Season 6 finale of Grey's Anatomy, it stands to reason that Meredith (Ellen Pompeo) and Derek (Patrick Dempsey) may be journeying uphill in their relationship when the medical drama returns.
Grey's Anatomy: Find out who's walking down the aisle
When we catch up with the doctors of Seattle Grace, the series has jumped ahead in time. However, Meredith hasn't clued Derek in on her miscarriage in the aftermath of the shooting rampage at the hospital.
"I know she's been avoiding telling Derek about that miscarriage, but...
[Warning: This story contains spoilers from the upcoming season of Grey's Anatomy.]
"One of the things I love about the first episode of the season is Cristina and Owen getting married," says Grey's Anatomy
creator Shonda Rhimes
, who sat down with me for an exclusive one-on-one interview to discuss her show's seventh season premiere, airing Sept. 23. "It's this beautifully wonderful, happy, hopeful moment that I really liked seeing...
Frances Conroy, who played matriarch Ruth Fisher on HBO's Six Feet Under, has been cast on Grey's Anatomy in a role that sounds perfectly suited for this Golden Globe winner's dramatic and comedic talents. Frances will guest star as a patient named Eleanor who blacks out. But that's not the fun part. Grey's creator Shonda Rhimes tells me Eleanor claims she blacked out right around the time she raced into a Laundromat and caught her naughty husband folding another woman's panties. Don't you just hate when that happens?
Seattle Grace lost a few doctors in the wake of a deranged widower on a rampage last season, but Grey's Anatomy executive producer Shonda Rhimes tells TVGuide.com there are no plans to add anymore series regulars into the fold.
Grey's Anatomy's Ellen Pompeo: Meredith becomes the caretaker in Season 7
Before she heads to ABC's mid-season Off the Map, Mamie Gummer will reprise her role as prosecutor Nancy Crozier on The Good Wife, TVGuide.com has learned.
The 27-year-old actress, and daughter of Meryl Streep, will return in...
Friday Night Lights star Zach Gilford has joined the cast of ABC's mid-season medical drama Off the Map, an ABC rep tells TVGuide.com.
Grey's doc moves Off the Map
Gilford will play ...
In the final moments of Private Practice's season finale, Addison (Kate Walsh) and Pete decided that he should return to his family, Violet and Lucas. Addy, in turn, ran into the arms of Sam (Taye Diggs), with whom she had done the relationship tango all season. Now that this pair has finally taken the first step, will they still be together when the show returns Thursday, Sept. 23 (10/9c on ABC)?
Exclusive: Who's getting married in the Private Practice premiere?
"In the new season, there's...
Normally, people who finish med school and save other peoples' lives for a living are considered adults — that is, unless they're Doogie Houser. Or on Grey's Anatomy. After six seasons, the show's creator, Shonda Rhimes, says her characters are finally becoming adults — and that their problems will only get more grown-up.
Private Practice's Caterina Scorsone heading to Grey's Anatomy
Enrique Murciano has been dropped from ABC's midseason drama Off the Map, a show rep says.
The 37-year-old former Without a Trace star was let go from the series because of creative reasons and his role will...