'St. Elsewhere' 30th Anniversary: Fun Facts
17. "St. Elsewhere" was a training ground...
17. "St. Elsewhere" was a training ground for many of the actors who went on to work in the medical field on other TV series. Ed Begley Jr.
played a doctor almost 20 more times, including his most recent turns as Dr. Van Waal on "Common Law" and Dr. T. Pike on "Rizzoli & Isles." William Daniels is currently playing
Dr. Thomas, Sandra Oh's new superior in her new position at the Mayo Clinic on "Grey's Anatomy."