GREY’S ANATOMY “Stand By Me” (Season 5 Episode 18)

Watch a sneak peek of GREY’S ANATOMY Season 5 Episode 18 “Stand By Me” airing this Thursday March 19 at 9pm on ABC.

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Episode Synopsis: GREY’S ANATOMY “Stand By Me” (Season 5 Episode 18) – After his fellow surgeons try and fail to bring Derek back to work, Meredith must summon the strength to convince him. Meanwhile the hospital is abuzz as Mark attempts a rare face transplant surgery, Cristina, at last awarded her first solo surgery, is more focused on the needs of her friends, and Izzie does her best to keep her medical condition a secret, on “Grey’s Anatomy,” THURSDAY, MARCH 19 (9:00-10:02 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network

“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 Kevin McKidd as Owen Hunt.

Guest starring Larry Sullivan as Dave, Emily Kuroda as Kendall and Brandon Scott as Intern Ryan.

“Stand By Me” was written by Zoanne Clack and directed by Jessica Yu.