Grey’s Anatomy first aired on March 27th 2005 and since then, the long-running series has gained millions of fans around the world. The medical drama follows Meredith Grey and her colleagues at Seattle Grace as they try and navigate the stresses of the emergency room alongside their turbulent private lives.
Fans have endured heartbreaking storylines in the past, with doctors getting too close to patients, relationship dilemmas and difficult diagnoses all regular features of the programme. Who can forget the traumatic shooting episode or the plane crash, both of which rocked viewers around the world?
However, for many fans of the series, the heart of Grey’s Anatomy is the relationships that are forged in Seattle Grace between the various hospital staff members. Meredith and Derek are the biggest couple to emerge from the series….
But there have been other memorable romances including Izzie Stevens and Denny Duquette, as well as Cristina Yang and Preston Burke.
However, in reality the actors and actresses working on the show have real-life loves of their own!
In the article below, we take a look at the cast members of Grey’s Anatomy (past and present) with their off-screen partners – some of them may well surprise you.