ERICA DISCOVERS A SHOCKING CONNECTION BETWEEN A LONGTIME PATIENT
AND ONE OF HER SURGICAL RESIDENTS, ON ABC'S "GREY'S ANATOMY"
Guest Starring Kevin McKidd ("Rome," "Trainspotting") as Owen Hunt
"Rise Up" � The Chief announces to the residents that a solo surgery will be awarded, and the news sends them into a competitive frenzy. Meanwhile Derek turns to Bailey for advice when he feels Cristina is interfering in his relationship with Meredith, and Erica discovers a shocking connection between one of her surgical residents and a longtime patient, on "Grey's Anatomy," THURSDAY, JANUARY 29 (9:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. (Rebroadcast. OAD 11/6/08)
"Grey's Anatomy" stars Ellen Pompeo as Meredith Grey, Patrick Dempsey as Derek Shepherd, Sandra Oh as Cristina Yang, 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, Sara Ramirez as Callie Torres, Eric Dane as Mark Sloan, Chyler Leigh as Lexie Grey and Brooke Smith as Erica Hahn.
Guest cast Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Denny, Kevin McKidd as Owen, Tom Verica as Michael, Bonnie Bartlett as Rosemary, George Coe as Edgar and Brandon Scott as Intern Ryan.
"Rise Up" was written by William Harper and directed by Joanna Kerns.
"Grey's Anatomy" is broadcast in 720 Progressive (720P), ABC's selected HDTV format, with 5.1-channel surround sound and Spanish audio via SAP. This program carries a TV-14 parental guideline.
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