One Step Too Far (Grey's Anatomy)
One Step Too Far is the seventeenth episode of the eighth season and the 165th overall episode of Grey's Anatomy, a drama centered on the personal and professional lives of five surgical interns and their supervisors.
Plot Summary: Derek encourages a hesitant Meredith to work with him again in neurology; Jackson's mother, Catherine Avery, returns to Seattle Grace with a urology fellow and develops an interest in Richard; Cristina becomes increasingly suspicious of Owen's every move, suspecting he might be cheating on her with the nurse portrayed by Summer Glau. Meanwhile, Alex tries to deny the fact that Morgan may be falling for him. thinks that.
Episode: Season 8 Episode 17
Original air date: February 15, 2012
Director: Edward Ornelas
Writer: Shonda Rhimes (creator), William Harper
Guest actors :
Summer Glau: Emily Kovach
Debbie Allen: Dr. Catherine Avery
Amanda Fuller: Dr. Morgan Peterson
Rebecca Hazlewood : Dr. Mara Keaton
Grey's Anatomy 8.17 If One Step Too Far - Promo:
Music used in the episode:
"Stone In My Heart", by Graffiti6
"Shuffle a Dream", by Little Dragon
"No Way", by The Naked and Famous
"This Man", by Graffiti6
"Lick the Palm of the Burning Handshake", by Zola Jesus
- Summer glau had plenty of screentime and talking lines, unlike in the previous episode inwhich her character was introduced.
This episode's title originated from the song One Step Too Far, originally sung by Faithless.
This episode scored 9.62 million viewers.
Members of the Summer Glau Wiki voted in our poll: Is Owen having an affair with nurse Emily?
In the production stills (see below), Summer's character wears a temporary badge that says "Emily Glau", instead of Emily Kovach.