�TIS THE SEASON FOR GIVING, AS A YOUNG BOY NEEDS THE GIFT OF A NEW HEART
AND ALEX NEEDS THE GIFT OF HELP AND COMPASSION FROM HIS FRIENDS,
ON ABC�S �GREY�S ANATOMY�
�Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer� � A young boy needs a heart transplant but doesn�t seem to want it, and his treatment causes Burke and Yang to have philosophical differences. Meanwhile, when the interns rally to help Alex prepare to re-take his exam, Meredith has to remind Izzie of the true spirit of the Christmas holiday; and despite a reconciliation with his wife, Derek isn�t in a festive mood, on �Grey�s Anatomy,� SUNDAY, JULY 30 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD 12/11/05)
�Grey�s Anatomy� stars Ellen Pompeo as Meredith Grey, Patrick Dempsey as Derek Shepherd, Sandra Oh as Cristina Yang, Isaiah Washington as Preston Burke, Katherine Heigl as Isobel �Izzie� Stevens, Justin Chambers as Alex Karev, T.R. Knight as George O�Malley, Chandra Wilson as Miranda Bailey, James Pickens, Jr. as Richard Webber and Kate Walsh as Addison Shepherd.
Guest cast: Jenny O�Hara as Andrea, Helen Slater as Nadia Shelton, Michael Hyatt as Marion Davison, Andrew Bilgore as Tim Epstein, Kathe Mazur as Jillian Epstein, Richard Jenik as Jimmy Shelton, CJ Sanders as Justin Davison, Steven W. Bailey as Joe and Robin Pearson Rose as Patricia.
�Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer� was written by Krista Vernoff and was directed by Peter Horton.
�Grey�s Anatomy� is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC�s selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound and Spanish subtitles via secondary closed captioning.
This program carries a TV-14,D parental guideline.