Grey’s Anatomy and its raging success is often attributed to the gripping story and the characters involved in the tale but a large chunk of the credit must also go to the amazing ladies on the show. These ladies are not just charming and glamorous, they also figure in the key roles of the show which are essential to the story line and these have extracted some of the best performances from the actresses who have portrayed them. Let’s take a look at some of these top women from the show:
1) Ellen Pompeo – Dr. Meredith Grey
With eleven seasons of the show under her belt, Ellen Pompeo is best known as Meredith Grey from the super successful Grey’s Anatomy and is the protagonist of the show. Born in 1969, Ellen has had a successful stint in both film and television industry and was the highest paid television actress in the year 2011 earning a whopping $7 million. She is married to music producer Chris Ivery and together they have two daughters.