'Grey's Anatomy' star gives back to Houston

June 22, 2009 2:13:37 PM PDT
Actress Chandra Wilson, best known as Dr. Bailey on "Grey's Anatomy", was in Houston to visit her alma mater.She helped raise money for the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts and received a hero's welcome.

"That was very, very sweet," said Wilson. "But as a fan of so many people myself, I understand why people get excited when folks come in."

This season, her tough-as-nails character, Dr. Bailey, is facing major issues like divorce, and her baby's serious illness. You can watch "Grey's Anatomy" every Thursday at 8pm.