'Grey's Anatomy's' Jesse Williams on the musical episode: 'It's not a gimmick'


Yes, fans are abuzz with the news of "Grey's Anatomy's" musical episode on March 31. But, what if you're over the "Glee" effect and musicals make you cringe? Jesse Williams, who plays Jackson Avery, says he knows where you're coming from, but you shouldn't worry."People might not love it. I tend to not like musicals on principle," Williams, 29, tells Zap2it. "But this is not jumping the shark, it's not a trick, it's not a gimmick. It's totally in line with this season and these characters. And it's just incredibly moving."The musical episode revolves around a crisis with Callie's (Sara Ramirez) pregnancy and will feature some "Grey's" classics, including songs by Snow Patrol, Chasing Cars, and even the show's former theme song, "Cosy In The Rocket" by Psapp."I don't even think this should be called a musical," Williams says. "It's just a regular episode of 'Grey's Anatomy' that's just super-heightened, really intense, incredibly well-written and...



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