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Miranda Bailey is played by Chandra Wilson
Occupation/Position: Attending

Strengths: Straight-forward, tough, quick-witted, compassionate.

Weaknesses: None except other doctors think since has softened since she had a baby.

Likes: Being a mother to Tuck, being feared by her interns.

Is Always: Giving Derek advice on how Meredith

Dislikes: Suck ups; being woken up when taking a nap between shifts, being looked down upon by other doctors.


Medical Specialty: General Surgery

Miranda Bailey

Family members:
Tucker Jones (ex-husband)
William George Bailey-Jones nickname Tuck
William 'Bill' Bailey (father)

Romance(s): Husband of over 11 years, Tucker Jones, Ben Warren, Nurse Eli

Friends: Addison Shepherd, Derek Shepherd, Callie, Chief.

Enemies: Possibly Dr Sydney Heron, and her resident as an intern Dr. Nicole Baylow

Character Backstory
Season 1
  • Meets her 4 interns for the first time.
  • Gives them the 5 rules memorize them
Season 2
  • Gave birth to her first child, a son, while the hospital was under a code black and her husband was having brain surgery.
Season 3

Season 4:
  • Separated from her husband mid-season because he felt she spends too much time at work.
Season 5
  • Will become an attending when she has finished her residency.
  • Helps Meredith give Izzie her dream wedding day.
Season 6
  • Loses George O'Malley
  • Becomes a general surgeon Attending
  • Going through a long sad divorce
  • Miranda begs for an invite to Meredith and Derek house for Christmas Dinner.
  • We meet William 'Bill' Bailey, her father
  • Miranda starts dating Ben Warren.
  • Miranda gets dating advice from Callie
  • She tries very hard to save Charles Percy's life after Charles gets shot in the stomach.
  • Miranda comforts Charles right up until the time he dies in her arms.
Season 7
  • Miranda flew home to see her parents after the shooting.
  • She officiates over Callie and Arizona's wedding
Season 8
  • Miranda is very angry with Meredith and how in tampered with Derek's Alzheimer's
  • Miranda is annoyed Owen was chosen as Chief of Surgery.
  • Miranda has been put in charge of Richard Webber's diabetes trial.

Character Quote Pages
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Season 1 Quotes

Season 5 Quotes

Season 2 Quotes

Season 6 Quotes

Season 3 Quotes

Season 7 Quotes

Season 4 Quotes

Season 8 Quotes

Greatest Moments
  • 409 & 410: Crash Into Me (1&2) - She tries to reason with Tucker to save her marriage.
  • 411: Lay Your Hands On Me - We see sort of see Bailey's maternal side when Tuck is brought into Seattle Grace.

Worst Moments
  • 6.23 Sanctuary - Having to lie to the shooter, telling him she was a nurse not a surgeon
  • 6.24 Death and All His Friends - Knowing the elevators were switched off, and she wouldn't be able to save Dr Charles Percy's life after he was shot.

Defining Episodes
409 & 410: Crash Into Me (1&2) - She tries to reason with Tucker to save her marriage.
5.13 Stairway to Heaven - She interrupts brain surgery being performed by Derek on a PDR, who she wants to die to save her patient Jackson ( an 11 year old dying of organ failure). She wants Derek to let him die ( since he is going to be executed anyway) so that she can get the organs for Jackson.

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See Also: Alex Karev | Arizona Robbins | Callie Torres | Cristina Yang | Derek Shepherd | Izzie Stevens | Lexie Grey | Mark Sloan | Meredith Grey | Miranda Bailey | Owen Hunt | Richard Webber | Recurring Characters | Former Characters |

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babeh~shan Ya gotta luv Bailey 7 Nov 26 2008, 7:44 PM EST by jklovesgrey'sanatomy
Thread started: Nov 25 2007, 1:59 AM EST  Watch
I love Bailey lol. I think her attitude and snarky comebacks are so funny, and some of the facial expression she does makes me laugh so hard i cry! I can understand why some people hate her lol, but anyone else luv her too?
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