Maggie Pierce

Played by Kelly McCreary
Character Biography

LIKES: Running, crossword puzzles, tequila (just like her big sister, Meredith)

DISLIKES: Sleeping next to someone; her parents' divorce; being left on tarmacs without water for FOUR HOURS

NOTABLE RELATIONSHIPS: Maggie was in a fairly serious relationship with a guy, Dean, but his penchant for cuddling and wanting to sleep in the same bed ultimately ended their engagement.

FAMILY: Boston-raised, Maggie was adopted by a sweet couple as a baby. She came to Grey Sloan Memorial after learning her birth mother was the late, famed, Dr. Ellis Grey, but gets more than she bargained for when she finds out that her bio-father is Dr. Richard Webber.

OTHER: She may have missed out on a traditional childhood because she was so busy studying, but it paid off as, at age 31, she's already Head of Cardio at GSM. Since her move to Seattle, her entire idea of family has been redesigned with a new father, Richard Webber, half-sister, Meredith Grey, and bonus "adoptive" sister, Amelia Shepherd.

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Actor Biography

Kelly McCreary is a rising star in Hollywood. She currently resides at Seattle Grace where she joined the cast of Grey's Anatomy as Dr. Maggie Pierce at the end of Season 10.

Before Grey's Anatomy, McCreary was seen on Scandal, Castle, Emily Owens M.D, I Just Want My Pants Back, White Collar, Rubicon, and Cyberchase.

She portrayed the role of "Eartha Kitt" in the indie film Life opposite Dane DeHaan and Robert Pattinson. Her other film credits include: Baby Baby Baby, Being Flynn, and How to Follow Strangers.

Onstage, McCreary has appeared in Broadway's Passing Strange, Perfect Harmony at Theatre Row, Secret Order with the Merrimack Repertory Theater, and A Midsummer Night's Dream and Eurydice with the Williamstown Theatre Festival.

McCreary is a graduate of Barnard College in New York and also has trained at the Chautauqua Conservatory Theatre Company, British American Drama Academy in London, and The Actor's Center in New York.

Originally from Milwaukee, WI, McCreary now resides in Los Angeles.

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