Patrick Dempsey

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Birthday
13, 1966
Birthplace
Lewiston, ME
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthplace
Lewiston, ME

About

He became popular as Dr. Derek Shepherd, or "McDreamy," on Grey's Anatomy and was nominated for a MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss for his role as Robert in 2007's Enchanted. In 2011, he played the character Dylan in the blockbuster film Transformers: Dark of the Moon.

Before Fame

He was diagnosed with dyslexia at age 12, so he had to memorize all his lines for auditions. During high school, he tied for second in a national juggling championship.

Trivia

He played roles in the 2002 film Sweet Home Alabama and the 2008 film Made of Honor.

Family Life

He married Jillian Dempsey in 1999. They had a daughter named Tallulah in 2002 and twins named Sullivan Patrick and Darby Galen in 2007.

Associated With

He co-starred with Ellen Pompeo on Grey's Anatomy.

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