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Debbie Allen Breaks Down Directing ‘Grey’s Anatomy’s’ Season 15 Sexual Assault Episode: ‘Every Frame Was Me’

Debbie Allen Breaks Down Directing ‘Grey’s Anatomy’s’ Season 15 Sexual Assault Episode: ‘Every Frame Was Me’

Debbie Allen first rose to acclaim in the 1980s when she starred in, directed and co-produced the arts high school-set series “Fame.” More than three decades later, she is still showing of her trifecta of talents on “Grey’s Anatomy.” In addition to portraying a doctor living with cancer, she also helms some of the series’ most socially relevant and emotionally complex episodes, including Season 15’s “Silent All These Years,” about sexual assault.

You started directing “Grey’s” almost a decade ago. What keeps you inspired to stay with the show, and still wear so many hats on the show, all these years later?

I was a a “Grey’s Anatomy fan” before I even started directing the show. And I think what keeps me inspired is our ability to be relevant and to be creative and that we are just expanding the footprint every week. I was in the

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