Patrick Dempsey

TV Actor

Birthday January 13, 1966

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Lewiston, ME

Age 57 years old

#739 Most Popular


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. 


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

Family Life

He married his second wife Jillian Dempsey in 1999. They had a daughter named Tallulah in 2002 and twins named Sullivan Patrick and Darby Galen in 2007. His first wife was Rocky Parker.  

Associated With

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


Patrick Dempsey Highlights
Patrick Dempsey Highlights