Latest Derek Shepherd Stories

2008-11-06 06:00:11

By Kelley L. Carter Could there be another McDreamy or McSteamy in the making? Scottish actor Kevin McKidd, 35, plays Owen Hunt, the love interest of Cristina Yang (Sandra Oh) on ABC's Grey's Anatomy, and things start to heat up between the two tonight. "His character is an old-fashioned tortured hero," says series creator Shonda Rhimes. "I call him Heathcliff when we're talking about him in the writers' room. "This season, all the way around, is our no-holds-barred season. We're...

2008-09-25 09:00:34

By Scott D. Pierce Deseret News Apparently, the writers of "Grey's Anatomy" are not out of touch with the show's fans. They're aware that there are times when even their biggest fans want to tell Meredith Grey (Ellen Pompeo), Izzie Stevens (Katherine Heigl) and various other characters to, well, just shut up. In tonight's two-hour, fifth-season premiere, Meredith is once again agonizing over her relationship with Dr. Derek Shepherd (Patrick Dempsey). And her best friend, Dr. Cristina...

2006-11-17 09:00:54

By Leah Friedman, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Nov. 17--Don't speak to us for an hour on Thursday nights, unless there is a commercial. "Grey's Anatomy" is on, and we're parked on the couch watching the drama unfold between the doctors at the fictional Seattle Grace Hospital. Don't look at us like that; you're checking it out too. Nationally, nearly 24 million people have tuned into the show, making it the No. 1 hit of the season. Locally, it attracts 131,000 households. Why...

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