The American actor and race car driver, Patrick Galen Dempsey, is known more for his role in Grey’s Anatomy as neurochirurg Derek “McDreamy” He was an early actor with several movies in the 1980s, including Can’t Buy Me Love (1987) and Loverboy (1989). In the 1990s, he played mainly in smaller film roles such as Outbreak (1995) and TV. He also played the role of Detective Mark Kincaid in Scream 3 (2000). He managed to take a lead role in the surprise box office hit Sweet Home Alabama (2002).
Quick facts about Patrick Dempsey
- His full name is Patrick Galen Dempsey.
- He is 55 years old
- He was born on January 13, 1966
- He is from Lewiston, Maine, United States
- He is an American
How did he begin his career?
When Dempsey took an Audition at the Torch Song Trilogy stage show, he started his career. He toured with the company for four months. He was also a performer of “On the Golden Pass” and “The Sub-Telect was Roses” in other stage productions.
In 1987 he performed in a teenage comedy called “Can’t Buy Me, Love,” then in “Some Girls.” He was leading in “Lover Boy” and “Happy Together.” He was also featured in “The Player and About a Boy” and the “Mobsters” of 1991.
In 2002 he also starred at “Sweet Home Alabama,” and in 2004, he performed at “Iron Jawed Angels.” In 2007, he starred in Disney’s “Enchanted” and “Free Writers” and was recognized by the general public for his role in “Grey’s Anatomy.”
How is his Personal Life?
Dempsey married Jillian Fink on July 31, 1999, hairstylist and make-up artist. The two have three kids, Talula Fyfe’s daughter and Sullivan Patrick and Darby Galen’s two sons. Fink submitted a divorce in January 2015, but the two sat down later in the year. On 12 November 2016, they canceled their divorce.
How much is his Net Worth?
Patrick’s net value is estimated at $65 million as of February 2021. From several sources, he accumulated his wealth. His main revenue source is his career as an actor. He did many advertising works, however. He also owns a company. Annual revenue of 8 million dollars is registered. His appearance on “Grey’s Anatomy” earns him $400,000 per episode.