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'Grey's Anatomy': These Characters Died In The Show

Actors Kate Walsh, T.R. Knight, Justin Chambers, Chandra Wilson, Patrick Dempsey and James Pickens Jr. of Grey's Anatomy, winner of the Future Classic Award in Santa Monica, 2006.

Grey's Anatomy has been one of the most beloved medical dramas on television. But even in the medical field, accidents happen, and some lives can't be saved. Watch the video to find out which characters have sadly passed in this award-winning series.

Drama, love, intense relationships, and saving people's lives: these factors have connected the characters of Grey's Anatomy over the last decade. As one of the longest-running television productions to this day, the series includes unexpected events, such as death. See which actors have died during the show's 17 seasons in the video above...

Grey's Anatomy: These Characters Died In The Show

Patrick Dempsey plays the role of Derek "McDreamy" Shepherd in the series Grey's Anatomy.