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What to Watch If You Love 'Grey's Anatomy'

Updated September 1, 2020 649 votes 76 voters 2.6k views51 items

List RulesVote up the films and series you know other fans of Grey's Anatomy will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Grey's Anatomy.

Grey's Anatomy kept viewers on the edge of their seats with intense situations, sordid romance, and medical drama the likes of which television viewers had never seen, so it's no surprise that you’d be on the hunt for similar shows to watch after bingeing the entire series. Well, search no more, because this list has some of the best recommendations for movies and TV shows similar to Grey's Anatomy.

Deciding what to watch after you finish every episode of Grey's Anatomy really depends on your mood, but if you’re looking for more serious medical drama shows, Private Practice is a spinoff of the series, which focuses less on the drama of working in a hospital, and more on the individual men and women who make up a private practice clinic that you’ll almost certainly love if you like Grey's Anatomy.

Some other movies and TV shows like Grey's Anatomy in this list are movies like Mean Girls, which may not be about medicine, but it's all about the social dynamics of high school and how people live and work with one another in various cliques. E.R. is another good TV series that helped pave the way for shows like Grey's Anatomy by offering up incredible drama and well-written stories centered around doctors working in an emergency room. Other good TV and movies recommended for Grey's Anatomy fans include The Good Doctor, This Is Us, and Chicago Med.

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  • Private Practice is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Grey's Anatomy'
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    Private Practice (ABC, 2007) is an American medical drama television series created by Shonda Rhimes, and a spin-off of Grey's Anatomy. Neonatal surgeon Addison Montgomery (Kate Walsh) moves to Los Angeles looking for a fresh start to find the same ups and downs that come with practicing medicine.... more on Wikipedia
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    Station 19

    Station 19 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Grey's Anatomy'
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    Station 19 (ABC, 2018) is an American action-drama television series created by Stacy McKee, and the second spinoff of Grey's Anatomy. The professional and personal lives of a group of heroic firefighters of the Seattle Fire Department at Station 19 from the captain down the ranks to the newest recruit.... more on Wikipedia
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  • Bones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Grey's Anatomy'
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    Bones (Fox, 2005) is an American procedural comedy-drama television series created by Hart Hanson. Forensic anthropologist Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan (Emily Deschanel) and cocky F.B.I. Special Agent Seeley Booth (David Boreanaz) build a team to investigate murders.... more on Wikipedia
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  • Chicago Med is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Grey's Anatomy'
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    Chicago Med (NBC, 2015) is an American medical drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead. Set in Chicago, the show focuses on the emergency department at Gaffney Chicago Medical Center and on its doctors and nurses as they work to save patients' lives.... more on Wikipedia
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