Patrick Dempsey Short Bio
Patrick Galen Dempsey is an American actor and race car driver, who was born in Lewiston, Maine, and grew up in Buckfield, Maine. He is the son of Amanda, a school secretary, and William, was an insurance salesman.Dempsey is a Capricorn and schooled in Buckfield High School and St. Dominic Regional High School. Juggling and playing ski is his hobby beside the car racing too.
Patrick Dempsey Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||January 13, 1966|
|Age||48 years old|
|Biceps Size||16 Inches|
|Chest size||42 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||32 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 11 Inches|
|Weight||73 lbs or 160 kg|
Patrick Dempsey Career
Patrick Dempsey began his career by appearing in the stage production of Torch Song Trilogy.It was successful and he then joining the tour of Brighton Beach Memoirs. He then appearing in some stage production including the notable one On Golden Pond, with the Maine Acting Company, and The Subject Was Roses. At the age of 21, he made the acting debut by appearing in with Beverly D’Angelo in the movie In The Mood. He then also joining the cast for Can’t Buy Me Love in 1987 with actress Amanda Peterson and Some Girls with Jennifer Connelly in 1988. In 1989, he was appeared in films Loverboy with actress Kirstie Alley and Happy Together with actress Helen Slater.Dempsey then gets the lead role in of the films The Player and About A Boy.He then also appearing in other films though it wasn’t too success like Will & Grace, Once & Again and Scream 3.
Dempsey gets the international recognition when he was portrayed the fiancé of Reese Witherspoon’s character in Sweet Home Alabama.Latter, he then continued success by appearing in HBO production Iron Jawed Angels, opposite Hilary Swank and Anjelica Huston.In 2007, he was appeared in Disney film Enchanted, and the Paramount Pictures film Freedom Writers. Dempsey also lead his voice of the character Kenai in Brother Bear 2, 2008 film Made of Honor as Tom and the 2010s romantic comedy Valentine’s Day. In 2009, he was appeared in prize-winning novel The Art of Racing in the Rain and starred as Dylan Gould in the 2011 movie Transformers: Dark of the Moon.
Dempsey self gets the wider recognition when he was portrayed Dr. Derek Shepherd in the drama Grey’s Anatomy.He then also appearing in two episodes of Grey’s spinoff Private Practice. His role in Grey’s Anatomy earn Dempsey Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series–Drama at the 2006 Golden Globes for the role. Beside acting, Dempsey also active car racing too. He was competed in prestigious pro-am events such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Rolex 24 at Daytona sports car race, and Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 off-road race.
Patrick Dempsey Controversy
Though diagnose with Dyslexia, Patrick Dempsey then proved that he not need scandal to boost his career. He is well known as humanitarian too. He is the owner of Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing and Dempsey Challenge. He is also named as #1 on its list of “TV’s Sexiest Men of 2011” by BuddyTV.
Patrick Dempsey Dating
Patrick Dempsey has been married twice. First he was date and then marrying actress and acting coach Rochelle “Rocky” Parker in 1987 but latter divorced in 1994. Latter he dating and marrying Jillian Fink on July 31, 1999 and blessed with three children.
Patrick Dempsey Net Worth
Beside raise some money as actor, Patrick Dempsey also an entrepreneur too. He is the owner of Global Baristas company. In 2013, he was announced that his company winning bid to purchase Seattle-based Tully’s Coffee. Those makes Patrick Dempsey net worth to the amount of $40 million.