Patrick Galen Dempsey (January 13, 1966) is an American actor and racing driver, born in Lewiston, Maine.
He is probably best known for his role in ABC hit series Grey’s Anatomy. He also starred in movies such as Can’t Buy Me Love, Loverboy, Outbreak, Sweet Home Alabama, Enchanted, Made of Honor, Valentine’s Day, Flypaper, Freedom Writers, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, and the third movie in Bridget Jones series (Bridget Jones’s Baby).
Patrick Dempsey is an avid sports car racer and collector. He has competed in pro-am events such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Rolex 24 at Daytona sports car race and Ensenada SCORE Baja 1000 off-road race. Prior to the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans, Dempsey declared that he would “walk away” from acting if he could and dedicate himself full-time to motorsports.
He is married to Jillian Fink, and a father of three.