By Jawn Murray, BlackVoices.com
James Pickens, Jr. captivates viewers each week as Dr. Richard Webber on ABC's hit drama 'Grey's Anatomy.'
This Cleveland-bred thespian, who has appeared in films like 'Traffic,' 'Bulworth,' 'Ghosts of Mississippi,' 'How Stella Got Her Grove Back' and 'Menace II Society,' has received a Screen Actors Guild Award for "Best Drama Ensemble" and two NAACP Image Awards nominations for his role on 'Grey's Anatomy.'
The accomplished actor shared with you, the BV Buzz readers, exactly what his family does when they gather during the Christmas holiday season.
"One of the many things I look forward to doing over the holidays is on Christmas Eve my daughter and I make homemade cranberry sauce.
Later on that evening the family gathers around the tree where we select one gift to open.
The next morning, my wife, daughter and I attend an early church service and then head back home to spend time with the family.
It really warms my heart to see my loved ones enjoying one another and it's always special to share the excitement that grandchildren can bring.
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The excitement continues the day after Christmas where we make a trip to a friend's house to play an intense game of Charades. There are about 20 to 30 people that we split into two teams and the competition is pretty extreme. We actually begin thinking about game topics and phrases early in the year. It's really a lot of fun." – James Pickens, Jr., actor