Grey's Anatomy is currently heading into its 16th season on September 26th 2019. Grey's Anatomy aired on March 27th 2005 as a filler. The producer of this show is Shonda Rhimes. Rhimes is also the producer of Scandal, How to get away with murder and more. She also created two spin-offs of Grey's Anatomy called Private Practice and Station 19. The original cast consisted of Merideth Grey, Derek Shepard (Merideth's love interest), Alex Karev (Friend and colleague), Cristina Yang ("Person" and colleague), Izzie Stevens (Roommate, friend and colleague), George O'Malley (Roommate, friend and colleague), Miranda Bailey (Resident), Preston Burke (Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery and Cristina's love interest) and Richard Webber (Chief of surgery). The show takes place in Grey-Sloan Memorial Hospital as of 2012. Originally it was called Seattle Grace Hospital (2005- 2010). It was also called Seattle Grace Mercy West Hospital (2010- 2012).